Direct Client Requirement Cyber Security Architect - (Remote)
Hi , Please let me know if you're comfortable with the position detailed below. This position is an urgent hire. Location : Richmond, Virginia - (Remote) Full time
Cyber Security Architect
The Solutions Architect, Cybersecurity on Security Architecture Team will represent the interests of the CISO and Cybersecurity best practices on all engagements. The Solutions Architect, Cybersecurity will provide security advisory services to business and Technology team pertaining to system design, engineering, and implementation while promoting the protection, integrity and confidentiality of customer, vendor, employee, and business information in compliance with organization policies and standards. Along with the rest of the Security Architecture team, you will also be advising on the Cybersecurity program and leading efforts to ensure we are maturing and innovating to keep up with Cybersecurity arms race.
Position Requirements: To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to consistently execute each essential duty & responsibility as well as consistently show proficiency with the following qualifications. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Ability to design complex systems that impact multiple infrastructure domains across IT Operations and Development teams while accounting for security considerations.
Broad understanding of infrastructure, mobile, application, network, and cloud security.
Demonstrate ownership of the design aspects of the operations lifecycle
Consistently show the ability to mentor others in the production of all artifacts required of an Engineer, Analyst or Principal Analyst
Analyze business and technical requirements to determine system design requirements, identify potential issues, and perform cost analysis related to each project.
Ability to strategically analyze the risks, benefits, and opportunities associated with a proposed design or solution
Broad understanding of the business processes implemented across organization.
Able to effectively estimate time required for technical efforts for projects of all sizes
Investigate new technologies and techniques and research ongoing industry developments
Assist in forecasting security technology implementation budgets
Experience with the following required:
Experience with cloud computing security configuration and administration (Microsoft Azure or AWS) for both SaaS and IaaS models and web application security and working with Product frameworks and OKRs
Experience with detailing security user stories/requirements and generating technical specifications for all systems within IT operations.
Demonstrated ability to design and implement security infrastructure, applications, networks, systems and equipment that impact multiple environments across all of Technology.
Proven experience designing modifications to existing systems, designing reusable components, and elimination of redundancy in designs throughout Technology Operations.
Experience with the following preferred:
Demonstrate technical infrastructure architectural knowledge, playing a vital role in design of production, staging, QA and development infrastructures running in a 247 environment
Experience in multiple large projects in influencing the definition, selection, and implementation of security tools, technologies, and processes
Establish level of service standards and operating procedures for overall system availability and individual system components
Produce security architecture and design documents to effectively hand over to other departments for successful implementation
Knowledge of current and emerging industry technologies
Education and/or Experience:
Approximately 10 years within Technology with a concentration on Cybersecurity and Application Security. Security design and implementation experience required.
4-year bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or Technology related course of study preferred or comparable OJT and work experience
Experience in a broad range of Technology systems required
In depth knowledge of Cybersecurity industry frameworks and standards NIST, OWASP, ISO-27001/2, SANS, COBIT, ITIL, Mitre ATT&CK, etc.
Knowledge of cybersecurity best practices such as PCI, ITGC's, HIPAA and Privacy