23 days old

Architect - Info Sec

Reston, VA 20190
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    $146,500 To $168,000


- Determines security requirements by assessing business strategies and requirements, researching information security standards, conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments, studying architecture/platform, identifying integration issues, and preparing cost estimates.

- Develops requirements and strategies to address information security needs and oversees projects through the implementation phase.

- Works with the various information security team members and information technology teams to ensure changes to new or existing technologies are assimilated and functioning correctly.

- Defines security requirements for information technologies and solutions.

- Partners with other technical architects within the company to ensure consistency for Enterprise Architecture processes and practices.

- Ensures that information security controls meet the requirements of all regulatory and/or contractual requirements.

- Researches new and emerging technologies to evaluate technical trends and requirements.

- Participates and provides evidence in information technology compliance activities in support of internal and/or external audits.

- Develops and fosters strategic relationships and establishes key organizational partnerships.

- Establishes collaborative working relationships with internal and external business partners and clients to ensure that technology solutions align with security architecture and business strategy.

- Performs other related duties as assigned.


- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; field of study in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience preferred.

- Equivalent years of experience considered in lieu of degree.

- Twelve (12) or more years of experience in information technology with at least eight (8) years of experience in information security.

- Professional certification such as CISSP, CCNE, etc. is strongly preferred.

- Knowledge of business environment and the ability to evaluate information security risk implications.

- Knowledge of relevant legal and regulatory requirements.

- Knowledge of common information security management frameworks.

- Experience working with a diverse range of data sources/streams and managing these effectively.

- Knowledge of network design and engineering.

- Excellent analytical, decision-making, and problem-solving skills as well as project management.

- Ability to develop partnership-oriented relationships with business executives and functional leaders, especially as it relates to operations and technology.

- Strong background in security operations, process, solutions and technologies as well as policy, compliance, and best practice security principles.

- Knowledge of application development, systems engineering, and network engineering to develop security requirements and best practices.

- Knowledge of infrastructure, key processes, and technology-oriented risk issues, specifically around security and privacy.

- Experience with enterprise risk assessment methodologies.

- Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment with focus on timeliness, documentation, and communications with peers and business users alike.


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