Description and Requirements

You will be an experienced ecommerce and/or cloud-focused Security Architect with strong web development programme experience. You will assist in the delivery and on-going assurance of Dyson’s web platform at all project stages; from setting security requirements through to delivering assurance activities.

Market Overview:

Dyson HQ is home to over 3,500 people who work across a medley of engineering and commercial functions. The award winning campus has three cafes, a sports centre and a number of engineering icons including our Harrier and Lightning jets – one of which hangs from the ceiling of our café. Based in Malmesbury, the campus is within easy reach of both the Cotswolds and cities like Bath and Bristol along the M4 corridor.

Function Overview:

It’s no secret that our intellectual property is massively critical to our success. But how do we keep it from the prying eyes of the bad guys? Dyson’s Cyber Security department works tirelessly to keep our secrets secret and our crown jewels locked up, using world class technologies to stay one step ahead of the game. We think like hackers and try and anticipate their every move, researching the latest threats and exploring every angle. The Security Architecture team design the technology solutions that keep us at the top of our game, refining our processes, stressing our systems, and making sure we’re well honed. It’s a tireless job, but the bad guys don’t rest.


  • Contribute to steering the web platform programme, ensuring that Security requirements are identified, represented and met.
  • Design, coordinate and oversee security testing to verify the security of systems and web applications and drive the remediation of identified vulnerabilities.
  • Provide security risk assessment & recommendations to the project, ensuring appropriate controls are in place to protect the business, and our customers.
  • Write, maintain, and follow security documentation including technical designs and operations manuals.
  • Keep abreast of ecommerce security advisories & alerts, security trends & practices.
  • Communicate with technical and non-technical audiences at various levels, including project managers, web delivery teams, wider Security team, and risk owners.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with key IT, business, and supplier contacts.


  • Experience of supporting the full web development lifecycle on a large Digital Transformation project.
  • Good awareness of AGILE development methodologies and a SecDevOps approach to security integration.
  • High level of knowledge across a number of ecommerce security topics,
  • Experience co-ordinating Vulnerability Scanning & Penetration Tests and Secure Coding Practices
  • Minimum second-class degree in a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience

Benefits Overview:

  • .27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Sport centre
  • Free on-site parking
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discounts on Dyson machines