Cyber Security Architect


King Of Prussia, PA

Industry: Business Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 395 days ago


Kforce has a client seeking a Cyber Security Architect in King of Prussia, PA. Job Summary: The successful applicant secures enterprise information by determining security requirements; planning, implementing, and testing security systems; preparing security standards, policies, and procedures; mentoring team members. Responsibilities:

  • Participates with the securityarchitecture team to develop and maintain effective and efficient security solutions within a heterogeneous technology environment
  • Maintains enterprise-wide securityarchitecture and recommends specific controls to support financial services operations, application development, data center operations, and Cloud solutions
  • Evaluates and recommends physical and virtual security solutions to bolster mobile, desktop, server, database, and network implementations
  • Proposes and reviews existing design solutions to limit access to assets and associated facilities to authorized users, processes, or devices, and to authorized activities and transactions
  • Determines requirements for identities and credentials for authorized devices and admin users through single and multi-factor authentication
  • Validates controls used to manage and protect physical access to assets
  • Ensures remote access is managed with appropriate security designs and controls
  • Incorporates principles of least privilege and separation of duties into access permissions and security designs
  • Assures network integrity by incorporating and maintain network segmentation into security designs
  • Supervises the design and implementation of data security solutions to ensure company-owned and controlled data are managed consistent with the organization's risk strategy
  • Oversees the use of encryption technology to protect data-at-rest and data-in-transit, and implements data loss prevention technology and procedures to prevent data leaks


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Information Security, Cyber security, or related
  • Eight (8) years of computer and securityengineeringexperience
  • Must have working knowledge of plan of action and milestones for network, information system, and data securityarchitectures
  • Must be able to obtain final approval of baseline configurations for all company information systems
  • Must be able to secure final approval of security controls and certification and accreditation of systems and applications ready to transition into the production environment
  • Responsible for final interpretations of security standards, risk assessments, and Cloud service deployments
  • Must have working knowledge of installation and use of all network monitoring tools
  • Periodic access control reviews of perimeter security devices
  • Must be able to research and perform log analysis reviews to support security architectural studies and evaluations
  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of firewall management, secure routing configurations, encryption, VLAN deployment, IPS/IDS integration, VPN, and Microsoft Windowssecurity
  • Must have knowledge PCI-DSS
  • Experience as a security engineer within a Cisco and Microsoft environment is highly desired
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with teams and external stakeholders are essential

PreferredLicense, Certification, Association:

  • CISSP or CISM preferred
  • CISSP-ISSAP, HCISSP, CISSP-ISSEP, or CCSP certifications highly desired

JobID: 1659158-AQG