AppSec Cybersecurity Architect / BA

Accenture   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 30 days ago

Mortgage Cadence, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture, has been partnering with mortgage lenders since 1999, offering the industry’s only true one-stop shop mortgage technology solutions designed for point-of-sale through post-closing. In a time when efficiency, speed and the customer experience are paramount to the success of lenders, Mortgage Cadence offers the most reliable software and dedicated people, supporting lenders every step of the way. Each of our products has revolutionized the mortgage lending process in some way, changing the way lenders lend and borrowers finance.

As a software company, we think like a start-up, with every employee empowered and encouraged to be visionary. Teamwork and innovation define what we do as we take our customers into the future by providing the last lending solution they will ever need.

Role description:

Work with the business to define technical and functional requirements covering areas of software design and hosting. Assess the software security architecture, ensuring that it meets the business requirements and performance goals as defined by the long term direction. Work with other software/infrastructure architects and leads to ensure that the security components (security technology, operations, and management) are integrated into the design as defined in the requirements. Participate in decisions regarding software design architecture. Participate in the security architecture analysis, design, and implementation, and ensure that software products fulfill the requirements. Participate in decisions regarding hardware, network products, and software for security architecture. When applicable, work with the solution integration architect on these tasks. Obtain stakeholder buy in for designs. Validate the design with the stakeholders to ensure that the design satisfies the requirements. Review security architecture deliverables throughout software/system development to ensure quality and requirement traceability. Identify and communicate any cross area or cross release issues that affect other project areas. Ensure adherence to all quality management plans and standards by participating in quality management reviews. Make sure that the security components interact to fulfill the requirements and meet performance goals. Participate in confirming the completeness and consistency of the design deliverables. Assist with Resolution of any inconsistencies discovered.

- Basic qualifications

- Minimum of 5 years of experience with enterprise, infrastructure, or application security architecture- Minimum of 5 years of experience with cloud architectures and API web-services delivery, risks, and controls. - Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Preferred Skill Requirements:- Information Systems Security Architect Professional (ISSAP) or Information - Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP) or similar certification preferred - Application Development background preferred- Ability to identify and define security architecture components as new requirements arise - Ability to define the complete security infrastructure environment - Ability to interact communicate with business effectively - Ability to maintain current knowledge of all relevant security technology, operations, management developments and seek opportunities to deploy new technologies that benefit the business - Ability to assemble and test security components - Ability to provide technical leadership on client engagement, including serving as a resource to the project team and the client by evaluating and proposing technical alternatives for resolving business and technology issues - Ability to create security architecture scope, definition, construction, and execution - Ability to design and develop cost effective security solutions that meet functional, technical, and performance requirements - Ability to map business requirements to technology capability - Ability to identify gaps and omissions in the end to end solution - Ability to review ongoing and proposed projects to identify opportunities for reuse and process improvement - Ability to review project deliverables for completeness, quality, and compliance with established project standards - Ability to provide security expertise to project resources and the client to meet project deadlines and ensure that project objectives are met - Ability to consult with and develop resources for methods, procedures, and standards to use during design, and unit testing phases of the project - Ability to document and communicate the status of progress against plans, taking corrective action as necessary
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