IT Security Engineer


Boston, MA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 415 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

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We are looking for IT Security Engineer for our client in Boston, MA

Job Title: ??IT Security Engineer

Job Location: Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

“US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.”

Job Description:

  • Senior Security Architects operating within CLIENT Cybersecurity & GRC Practice across all business verticals.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Work within a highly focused, dynamic and agile serviceline that centers its principles and deliverables on the customer
  • Support new and start-up engagements working with the wider ESS Team providing hands on strategic direction setting, architecture design, and support the build out/hire of new teams in key accounts and geographies
  • Lead architecture engagements and major transformation execution through execution phases and where applicable drive internal, client and third party vendor mixed teams
  • Engage clients with varying degrees of maturity at the CxO level to lead innovation and the development of strategy
  • Support clients (C-Level & Heads Of) in the establishment of securityarchitecture functions and architecture opertaing/governance models
  • The role is to develop and establish oneself as an industry and CLIENT security thought leader in next generation securityarchitecture fields.
  • Understand, define and capture the architecture of clients and identify opportunities for transformation
  • Lead architecture engagements and where applicable drive internal, client and third party vendor mixed teams in programme execution

Deep understanding of: 

  • Technology and operating methods across the full IT Security lifecycle 
  • Securitytechnologies across multiple different technology platforms
  • New generation technologies e.g. Advanced Threat detection, DigitalSecurity, IoT/E, Security Automation, Cloud, Analytics
  • Channel architecture and back end core architectures
  • Integration architectures
  • Infrastructurearchitecture
  • Experience of large business critical transactional processing systems 

Experience & Likely Background / Current Roles with 10+ years in:

  • Chief Architects / Heads of Architecture in large companies
  • Senior Product Leads / Security Architects in vendor organisations
  • Security Officers in medium sized companies or start-up
  • Practice heads in digital /next generation securityarchitecture functions within consultancy/digital boutique firms
  • Senior / lead developers with good security architectural thinking skills

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • Candidates will be architecture specialists, but with broad practical experience in programme and service delivery
  • Strong Security & Enterprise Architecture skills, including technical architecture and business architecture
  • Has defined security strategy and transformation in any of their previous roles 
  • Strong stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Significant experience in security solutions (such as SIEM, Analytics etc.)
  • Has experience and familiar with agile design concepts
  • Excellent team building, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Operations or Service Delivery experience
  • Led product development and/or influenced vendor product or strategy
  • Ideally has hands-on experience in either ops, support or development role
  • Ideally a mix of experience in clients and experience in vendor / service companies / consultancies