Senior Information Security Architect

Confidential Company  •  Boston, MA

8 - 10 years experience  •  Security

$160K - 180K
Posted on 11/22/17
Confidential Company
Boston, MA
8 - 10 years experience
Security
$160K - 180K
Posted on 11/22/17

Client requires US Citizenship

Senior Security Architect, CISSP, CISM

Solid experience:

Network Operations, Configuration, Pen testing, threat modeling will support Stakeholders in networks , Operations, IT, Legal, Risk, Compliance , Privacy

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews technology and security projects, making recommendations with regard to product selection, configuration and design.
  • Remains informed and intimate with current securitytechnology solution trends and approaches.
  • Remains informed with current threatlandscape and integrate threat information and assess impacts our enterprise current state.
  • Understands current enterprise technologyarchitecture and business processes with the goal of addressing security issues and providing an informed opinion to leadership teams.
  • Provides security guidance and requirements to technology teams with the goal of defining standard processes, documentation, key controls to monitor and metrics to gauge effectiveness.
  • Prepares, evaluates and presents security solutions and recommendations to senior leaders.
  • Recommends, coordinates and implements security technical controls to ensure policies and processes are performing as intended
  • Oversees multiple projects in order to preserve the architectural vision and protect stakeholder interests as well as to meet operational and financialreporting requirements
  • Possesses the ability to think long-term, quickly develop strategic designs/solutions and think critically across the assigned application portfolio, current technology backdrop while remaining organizationally astute.
  • Develop securityarchitecture and guiding principles at macro & micro level across all cloud initiatives
  • Lead, coach and mentor Cloud Services team to incorporate security while developing highly scalable, distributed applications involving Cloud Ops, DevOps and Security teams
  • Provide leadership in security remediation activities, if necessary
  • Developing technical and security specifications for the targeted applications/workloads in the service catalog

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Security, Computer Science or equivalent; or 7 years’ comparable work/military experience
  • Security Certifications such as CISSP, CISM
  • 7-10 years of progressive information securityexperience
  • Proven experience building security reference architecture for on-premise, all-in cloud deployments, and hybrid scenarios
  • Implementation experience with enterprise security solutions such as Endpoint Protection (DLP/Whitelisting/HIPS), WAF, IPS, Anti-DDOS, and SIEM.
  • Strong knowledge of networking including large scale network segmentation and emerging technologies in the Software Defined Networking space
  • Knowledge of Identity and Access Management, Single-Sign On, and PKI/Certificate Services a plus
  • Familiarity with compliance & security standards
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Experience researching and evaluating available technologies and standards to meet requirements
  • Experience with working on global teams across time zones, cultures and languages.
  • Strong communications skills, both written and spoken.
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