Lead Enterprise Security Architect

Lead Enterprise Security Architect
Full Time
Open + Bonus
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

***We are unable to sponsor for this permanent full-time role***

Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Lead Enterprise Security Architect. Candidate will help lead the design, and implement processes and technology relating to security risk and access control across the Enterprise organization; collaborates with the Information Risk group and Audit Group to identify & prioritize risk components, technology audits and compliance issues.


· Secure Application Coding: DevSecOps experience with Static and Dynamic code scanning technologies, Web Application Scanning (WAS) experience and OWASP Top Ten proficiency.

· Identity and Access Management: Security Architecture experience in Federation Services, Directory Services, Governance Reporting and Identity management.

· Cyber Security Specialist: Security Architecture experience in secure infrastructure, data base, Pen testing, vulnerability programs and general cyber best practices.

Other Duties:

· Recognizes and identifies potential areas where existing security policies and procedures require change, or where new ones need to be developed, especially regarding future business expansion.

· Ensure that security configurations of key systems are properly implemented, monitored and reported.

· Ensure the IS organization is aware of their responsibilities and accountability for compliance with Security policies.

· Conduct risk assessments in new and existing technologies.

· Provide information risk management consulting to technology teams.

· Evaluate and recommend security software/hardware and its application.

· Establishes alternative security measures if needed to support audit findings, known vulnerabilities, or disaster recovery efforts.

· Ensure technology teams are made aware of security engineering and architecture projects that could be incorporated into business solutions.

· Lead security investigations and provide forensics services in responds to security incidents.

· Ensure compliance with local regulations e.g. local encryption regulations and privacy laws.


· College degree in related technical / business areas preferred

· 10-12 years relevant work experience preferred

· Well rounded understanding of technology, operations and key business processes.

· Member of SANS or other leading security organizations

· Strong organization skills

· Strong change management skills

· Highly flexible and able to adapt to change

· Strong problem solving and analytical capabilities

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Strong influencing and negotiation skills

· Information Risk Management: Content filtering technologies, application firewalls, vulnerability scanners, LDAP, forensics software, security incident response, Identity Management (IdM), Federation Services, Directory Services, CASB, XaaS Security OWASP Top Ten to name some.

· O/S: Linux (Red Hat, SUSE), Windows (2000/XP2003 Server), and UNIX.

· Network: Firewalls, Proxy Servers, Reverse Proxy Servers, IPS, and SEIM.

· Software Languages: Perl and Shell

· Standards & Methodology: ITIL, COBIT, SOX, and PCI.

· Office Automation: Word, Excel, and Outlook.

· Planning & Design: Microsoft Project and Visio.


Posted By

Craig Johnson

200 East 5th Ave., Suite 116 Naperville, IL, 60563

Dice Id : napil006
Position Id : CJ-LeadESA
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