$80K — $100K *
At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: protecting our way of life in the digital age by preventing successful cyberattacks. It’s not a small goal. It isn’t simple either, but we aren’t in this for the easy answer. As a company with a foundation in challenging the way things are done, we’re looking for innovators with a dedication to THE best. In return, your career will have a tangible impact – one that's working toward technology that affects every level of society.
Our mission doesn’t happen by treading softly. It happens by defining an industry. It means building products that haven't been thought of. It means selling products with a solutions mindset. It means supporting the infrastructure of a company that moves at an incredible speed…intentionally…to stay ahead of the world’s next cyberthreat.
We are seeking a strong Security Architect to join our Information Security team and partner with the Palo Alto Networks’ business groups to build our product security to be the best in the industry. In this role you will be a critical member in our Product Security team and will be responsible for executing security related projects and programs. You will be working very closely with the executive leadership, product, and engineering teams to assess our security, make recommendations, and suggest solutions. This is a fast-paced, post startup environment and part of your success will lie in your willingness to learn and drive change across the organization.
Build best class security into Palo Alto Networks products and protect our customers globally
Collaborate with engineering and technical leadership to establish standards, baselines, policies, controls, and architecture designs to align with industry frameworks and overall business strategy
Conduct threat model, design and develop security architectures, and publish reference architectures for hybrid and public cloud based systems and drive company wide adoptions
Lead cross functional teams to architect, design and deploy cloud services and application architectures
Design, build and implement security capabilities and security services to protect Palo Alto Networks enterprise and hosting environments
Identify, assess and remediate security architecture gaps across the Palo Alto Networks
Develop and execute strategies from conceptual ideas, which increase the overall security posture of Palo Alto Networks
Be able to hands on and lead POC with rigorous benchmarks on security technology innovations and adoptions
Be a strong thought leader and clearly communicate and build support for your ideas
Experience in information security, security engineering or architecture roles
Understanding of public cloud architecture, such as GCP, AWS and Azure, and virtualization technologies, such as kubernetes, VMware and OpenStack
Knowledge of threat model, network security, cryptography, authentication and authorization
Experience performing threat modeling and design reviews to assess security implications and requirements
Experience in defining and documenting security reference architectures and standards
Demonstrated knowledge of complex identity and access management models
Experience working with engineering groups, creating secure and scalable architectures, controls and policies, preferably in a SaaS environment
Experience working with common compliance frameworks and security controls
Experience with enterprise architecture and partnering cross functionally
Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with objectives
Experience with implementing common security frameworks and controls in highly automated environments, especially in CI/CD environments
Excellent written and verbal communication skills – exceptional critical thinking and analytical skills. Ability to communicate and influence critical stakeholders across all levels of the organization
Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with defined objectives
Well organized and able to utilize the best methods and approach problems with a creative, can-do attitude
Must be hands on and know technologies at both breadth and depth
Experience with automation tools and methodologies associated with DevOps and CI/CD pipelines a plus
Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or equivalent training, education, and experience in information / cyber security, computer systems, IT, etc.
Valid through: 6/27/2021