Cyber Security Architect

Dycom Industries   •  

Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


Not Specified years

Posted 29 days ago

Job Details



This is a great opportunity to join Dycom.

Dycom Industries, Inc. is a leading provider of specialty contracting services to the telecommunications and infrastructure industry. These services, which are provided throughout the United States, include engineering, construction, maintenance and installation services to telecommunications providers, underground facility locating services to various utilities and telecommunications providers. Dycom's corporate environment is constantly changing, growing to meet the needs of our subsidiary companies and their customers.


The Cybersecurity Architect's role is to serve as the foremost expert in network, system, application, operational and database security. This individual would support project teams with design in accordance with enterprise and IT security requirements, industry regulations, contractual obligations, and security best practices. In addition to developing a multi-year security roadmap, the Cybersecurity Architect will partner with IT architects and engineers in solution development and alignment of business and IT requirements, security risks, and current threats. The Cybersecurity Architect will be tasked with defining a business-driven, risk focused enterprise security architecture framework.


  • Analyzes business impact and exposure, based on emerging security threats, vulnerabilities and risks
  • Researches, evaluates recommends, and implements information security-related hardware and software, including developing business cases for security investments
  • Contributes to the development and maintenance of the information security strategy
  • Create security standards for firewalls, wireless access, other network devices, servers, systems, applications, and databases
  • Researches, designs and advocates new technologies, architectures, and security products that will support security requirements for the enterprise and its customers, business partners and vendors
  • Leverage holistic modelling techniques to integrate security with all other Enterprise Architects into Enterprise IT Architecture
  • Enable business through the most proven risk based approach to ensure alignment with industry best practices
  • Provide assurance and confidence to stakeholders on the security architecture and strategy
  • Design, deliver and define a security strategy to integrate security into IT Enterprise strategy
  • Communicate security risks and solutions to business partners and IT staff.
  • Good grasp of the following concepts:
  • Risk, Assurance & Governance Models
  • Risk Evaluation and Treatment Strategy in Complex Enterprise environments
  • Assurance Levels and Correlation with Risk Levels
  • Risk Architecting Complex Enterprise Environments


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or electrical engineering and/or 7-15+ years of equivalent work experience
  • Strong communications and collaboration skills
  • Cybersecurity certifications (CISSP,CISM or GIAC)
  • Experience with Cloud services (AWS, Google or Azure)
  • Experience with identity providers and authentication methods
  • Proficient in scripting languages
  • Experience with network securityFirewalls - Juniper / Cisco / Checkpoint
  • VPN & remote access
  • Certificate based access
  • Knowledge of cryptography
  • Encryption algorithms
  • Private / public key architecture
  • Digital signatures
  • Experience with application and database securityThe role of security within Agile SDLC
  • Database encryption
  • Application vulnerability discovery (e.g. OWASP)
  • Working knowledge of authentication and access control
  • Federated authentication. e.g. ADFS, SSO, SAML, OpenID
  • RBAC
  • Application roles
  • Working knowledge of operations and security monitoring tools
  • SIEM: Juniper STRM/IBM QRadar
  • Vulnerability assessment
  • Orion Solarwinds
  • Packet sniffers
  • End point protection solutions
  • Strong troubleshooting skills