Randstad Senior Enterprise Security Architect in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
Senior Enterprise Security Architect
location:Glen Mills, PA
date posted:Friday, August 11, 2017
Serves as the GISO subject matter expert and project leader for a number of key Global Security Strategy initiatives with a primary focus on security architecture, member firm requirements, IAM, cloud, user experience and practitioner productivity.
Provides overall direction, guidance and definition of enterprise solutions to effectively support the business strategy. Responsibilities include researching, analyzing, and designing, proposing, and delivering solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology and security strategies. Responsible for conception of solutions, building consensus and the selling and execution of such solutions. Serves as a technical expert and critical resource across multiple disciplines.
Ability to apply security architecture principles and requirements in an environment focused on reduced time to market for services through automation and commoditized technology service delivery models (e.g. Cloud delivery models SaaS and PaaS).
The position is a key advisor to client and member firm leadership and is the subject matter expert in a number of security areas including cloud, endpoint protection, identity, encryption, network and mobile, as well as other data center technologies. Ability to work with external vendors, integrating third party products into existing internal systems.
Advanced proficiency and subject matter expert across multiple technical areas and business segments including cloud, network, mobile, identity, enterprise applications and solutions architecture. Strong project management skills; in-depth business and domain (functional/technical) knowledge. In depth experience with project software development lifecycle and architecture standards design and implementation (including strategy, user experience, performance, controls, stability, quality and enterprise security requirements).
Familiarity with software development lifecycle approaches (i.e. Waterfall, RUP, Agile), software architecture and technical design of enterprise solutions (i.e. Object and Service Orientation, API / web service integration), innovation and design patterns (i.e. MVP, Micro Services), big data and visualization, data science and analytics, and machine learning.
Ability to act as futurist/visionary to understand likely future evolutions of technology and architectures (infrastructure and applications), plan for future states, and construct designs using commercial products and services to enable adoption of those future state technologies. Ability to perceive future needs and guide GISO and client towards those needs by designing foundational technologies and infrastructures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to translate technical requirements and challenges to leadership.
Bachelor's Degree; 10+ years of experience in technical leadership and/or technology consulting on large enterprise projects around systems/network architecture.
Preferred; Architecture Certification e.g. TOGAF / Archimate or Requirements certification e.g. CPRE or IIBA / ISEB Requirements Engineering (or related certification)