A successful analytics company in the South Bay is looking for a IT Security Architect to join their cloud security team!Duties include:
Performing analysis of the internal, external and 3rd party infrastructure & applications, including cloud services, to evaluate, assess and report on security fitness and policy conformance.The ideal candidate should have:
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other technical field, or equivalent experience.
10 years minimum experience in Information Security, with 5+ years leading broad information security architecture initiative and 2+ years in a lead Security Architecture role.
CISSP certification required required for this role.
The role requires a combination of “expert-level specialized technical” and “analytical professional” IT security skills with the ability to maintain security and confidentiality when dealing with highly sensitive information.
Strong working knowledge of application security best practices and tools including vulnerability and application scanning, OWASP methodologies and testing criteria
Deep technical knowledge in information technologies; should be the “expert” in operating systems, networking, database and international business environments
Strong knowledge of Security, Firewalls, Server administration, databases, VMware, Citrix and legacy Windows operating systems
Strong knowledge of the intricacies of networking, cloud based solutions and Internet based protocols
Strong experience in integrating security process into system development lifecycle and project management
Strong written and oral communication skills, with capability to use Microsoft Office solutions and ability to formulate detailed technical documentation, remediation requirements
Familiarity with emerging threats and mediation of these risks.
Deep understanding of security risks and threats as they relate to the company’s operating environments
Deep understanding of compliance to security policies and procedures, especially implementation of NIST security standards (800-53, 800-171), ISO 27001.
Understanding of ITIL and its practical application
Open Web Application Security