BAE Systems Applied Intelligence | 2007 - May 2018

Formerly BAE Systems Detica and Detica

Throughout my time at BAE Systems I’ve covered a number of roles as we’ve built a Managed Security Services Provider business. For the last 4 years my primary role has been that of an Architect, but as a long-standing and capable team-member I have taken on dual-roles as the need has arisen.

Solution Architect, Managed Security Services
Responsible for the design of Cyber Security monitoring services and internal development and advancement of those services. Current focuses on process automation, cloud migration and continual service threat testing and verification.

Engineering Lead, Managed Security Services
Responsible for the maintenance and administration of the technology platform upon which Cyber Security monitoring services are delivered. Grew the team; led the change to Scrum. Recruited successor to move on to an Architecture focused role.

Support Lead
For a temporary period I took over responsibility for the 24/7 Level 2 Support team. Grew the team. Recruited successor.

  • HPE ArcSight ESM | Logger | Connector

Systems Engineer in a small team pioneering the use of emerging big-data technology in a cyber security context.

  • Java | Hadoop | MapReduce | Hive | Linux


Solution Architecture | Technical Architecture | ArcSight | Python | Cloud

Hadoop | Big Data | Scrum | Java | Linux


Enterprise and Solution Architecture Practitioner
ISEB/BCS | February 2012

Cloudera Certified Hadoop Developer
Cloudera | April 2011


University of Oxford
MPhys, Physics | 2:1
2002 – 2006