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Data Protection Architect

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $90,000.00 - $150,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Computer Software, Computer Hardware
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 1055202

Job Description


Data Protection Architect Job Summary:

• Assist clients in designing, deploying and managing technology and process solutions to reduce the potential of data compromise 
• Assist clients with developing technical requirements, evaluating vendor solutions, developing architecture & design, and testing of data protection and data security solutions
• Advise clients in understanding the future state problems and challenges in cyber security and work collaboratively with them to enhance capabilities
• Contribute to leadership in client organizations and external market place 
• Operate as a technical subject matter specialist 
• Be up to date on industry trends around cyber risk and data protection practices

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Job Requirements


Data Protection Architect Skills & Requirements:

• Demonstrated experience in designing and implementing technology and process solutions to reduce the potential risk of data compromise 
• Understanding of the entire ecosystem of data protection including well-rounded understanding of the information security domains and their inter-relations across that ecosystem
• Strong domain expertise, implementation and/or integration skills in two to four or more (depending on years of experience) of following areas:
o Data classification and inventory programs including the use of data discovery tools
o Technology asset and configuration management 
o Baseline configurations, patch and vulnerability management programs
o Encryption, tokenization, masking and redaction technology solutions 
o Data leakage prevention
o Database activity monitoring
o Data access governance
o Endpoint security
o Strong authentication
o Privileged access management and monitoring
o Application whitelisting and anti-exploitation technologies
o Network security (segmentation, firewalls, DNS, DHCP, etc.)
o Securing credential repositories and authentication services 
o Systems administration experience with various operating systems such as Windows Server, Unix, and Linux
o DBA experience with database technologies such as Oracle and Microsoft SQL
o Host and network based intrusion prevention
• Understanding of key industry and regulatory requirements such as PCI, HIPAA, NIST Cyber Security Framework, NERC, or FFIEC requirements
• Previous experience with attack and penetration testing and/or cyber incident response a plus
• Technical skills including scripting - Python/JAVA/ASP/C#, Coding frameworks is a plus
• Demonstrated ability to identify and address internal and external client needs, including:
o Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills
o Working collaboratively with clients to design and implement process and technology solutions
o Able to build solid, trust - based relationships with stakeholders 
o Excellent interpersonal/communication, presentation, and writing skills
o Demonstrating strong domain expertise and thought leadership to clients in the cyber security space
o Capacity to embrace change and quickly adapt to new situations, changes in direction, and altering priorities
• CISSP, or equivalent certification desired
• Excellent verbal and written communication 
• Willingness to travel (100% Monday-Thursday)

     Why Veredus?

    Candidates work with a professional Recruiter whose average experience is eight years in the industry. That means they have intimate knowledge of the Information Technology industry and market trends - who is in demand now and who will be next. Your Veredus Recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and desires. They also counsel their candidates in resume writing, interviewing, and career planning so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it. Additionally, Veredus provides full benefits starting Day 1, and at virtually no cost to you.

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • 401K
    • Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)
    • ATOP - Accrued Time Off Program
    • Consultant Lunches and Outings
    • Consultant Web-Site
    • Name Plates
    • Care packages/Survival packs
    • Dedicated Consulting Services Representative

    Veredus has been recognized as one of the “Best Staffing Firms to Work For' by Staffing Industry Analysts the last 3 years in a row.

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