Security Architect

Technical | All UK Offices

Reports To:

Technical Design: Networking Team Leader


Competitive salary plus excellent benefits

Here’s your chance to join a true UK success story in the technology world as a Security Architect.

Success. The Softcat way.

There’s a uniqueness to Softcat – what we do, how we do it and why we do it. That’s because we’re a technology solutions business built around our people. We give everyone the chance to step up and show how much they can achieve. We succeed when all our people succeed.

Your role

As a Security Architect, you’ll work as a member of the Technical Design department to translate a client’s business requirements into innovative, thoughtful and well-designed solutions, making use of the latest infrastructure security principals delivered either on premise or via a public or private cloud offering. Working with the Softcat Sales Specialists and the Softcat Account Management team you’ll be key in providing the detailed technical information and expertise to assist customers in their business needs.

What we need from you

  • Demonstrable experience working in Technical/Security or Solutions Design
  • Excellent customer services skills and a professional manner
  • Experience in security stack would be beneficial
  • Industry recognised qualifications or certifications consummate to the role (ISO 27000:1 Lead Implementer, CCNA-Security/CCNP-Security, F5-CSE, CISA, SSCP or CCSP) ect
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office and vendor specific applications
  • Consultative skills, with the ability to identify customer challenges, requirements and business needs
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team to achieve results
  • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail with the ability to meet deadlines whilst maintaining the highest quality of output


We offer a good salary and benefits package including a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So whether it’s activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself, or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.

Apply now

To become part the success story, please apply now!

Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector.