Job Description Summary:
The IT Application Security Architect (ITASA) will work with IT to support all business units and various technology areas to ensure Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability to Eversource applications. The ITSA will succeed by working closely with Eversource project teams, Eversource Business Groups, and the IT Security team to ensure appropriate and effective security controls are in place for new Eversource initiatives.
The ITASA will lead and mentor a team of application security engineers. This team will be responsible for reviewing, disseminating and updating security policies, standards, and controls related to application security. The team will also work with the responsible parties to identify, assess and remediate risks related to application security.
The ITSAA will lead the application security program to evaluate, recommend, design and implement application security solutions to increase Eversource's application security posture. Third party tools and partners will be evaluated as necessary, and automation of tools and processes will also be a driving goal. The ITASA will support the security roadmap for IT Security and lead the roadmap for application security by working with the other IT Architects to make sure it is aligned to Eversource domain standards and the overall security roadmap.
A minimum of 7 years of experience in the field of information technology plus additional 3-5 years of enterprise development. Strong working knowledge of information systems security standards and practices. Knowledge across many of these areas:
Application Encryption Key Management, Database Security, System authentication and authorization, Enterprise Directory Services, Azure SaaS /PaaS Security and Design, Web server configuration and hardening, Mobile Application security, Networking, or related information security subject area.