$250K — $500K+*
Cognizant Technology Solutions is currently seeking a highly skilled Lead Security Architect who will be working with Sales Advisory and Delivery teams to address complex security problems within enterprise environments for on premise and hybrid cloud.
Are you ready to be a change-maker? At Cognizant, we believe those who challenge the way they work today will lead the way tomorrow!
Ability to work independently and remotely, with willingness travel for client engagements as needed. Responsibilities: • The role will report into the Security Architecture function and will be responsible for architecting compliance driven PCI ITAR etc. security controls for applications on AWS, Azure Experience on NG Firewall WAF DLP for application hosting in AWS Azure or other cloud Contribute to system functional architecture analysis and Participate in solution identification and implementation. • Work closely with customer’s project managers and other architects to develop customized security solutions • Troubleshooting and resolving complex network security incidents, to include packet capture and analysis, log review, and critical thinking • Solving complex technical problems through engineering, including requirements analysis, design, development, implementation and testing • Will be working on Network Load Balancers, Routing Protocols and Virtual Private Network (VPN) • Drive progress in deploying Carbon Black or Crowd strike to all endpoints within client’s environment. Lead systematic troubleshooting for any technical issues encountered during the deployment. • Expert knowledge on Windows/Linux operating systems. • Apply technical skills to recommend, implement, support, improve, and operate information protection technologies with limited supervision
Required Skills/Qualifications: • 15+ years of overall experience in Information Technology and engineering with 12 years of progressive information security experience across various information security information technology risk management domains such as but not limited to infrastructure security identity and access management vulnerability and cyber threat management security architecture cloud security etc. • 7 years of experience as an Enterprise Security Solution Architect crafting technology architecture and managed services proposals • 4 years of experience in a role as a Security Architect designing client security solutions • 4 years of experience in developing and managing policy for one of these firewall technologies: Palo Alto and Cisco ASA • Splunk SIEM for Azure Multifaceted information security professional who can support information security initiatives as they relate to the architecture and engineering of enterprise security solutions systems and applications • Good working knowledge of Thycotic Azure MFASSO MSPKI Strong working experience in technologies like Server Security DLP SIEM WAF Perimeter Firewall Web proxy content filtering endpoint security • Possessing experience with Palo Alto Firewall - Design and implementation as per industry leading practices • Possessing experience in Intrusion Prevention / Detection policy creation and Fine-tuning • Minimum of 4 years of experience with network architecture and routing principles and experience in deploying an EDR solution like Carbon black • Work experience or knowledge on Proof point email security solutions Preferred Skills/Qualification: • Ideal candidate must be hand-on within the Palo Alto firewall security suite for public cloud & on-premises datacenter • IT security experience > 9 years • Understand client business strategy for security stack migration or green field implementation • Nice to have industry recognized IT security certifications (PCNSE, PCNSA) • Proof point and Carbon black vendor product certification • Splunk SIEM certification
Home office setup (network, phone, etc.) Our strength is built on our ability to work together. Our diverse backgrounds offer different perspectives and new ways of thinking. It encourages lively discussions, inspires thought leadership, and helps us build better solutions for our clients. We want someone who thrives in this setting and is inspired to craft meaningful solutions through true collaboration.
If you are comfortable with ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we’d love to hear from you.
Valid through: 7/7/2021