Security Architect Position
Market Contract Rate
Downtown, NYC - Financial District
A Contract position at a preeminent global financial services firm.
Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.
Contact Kyle Barlics. call (732) 791-4723 / (212) 616-4800 ext.580 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code KTB30939 or Click the Apply Now button
Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.
Skills required for the position: SECURITY, AUDIT.
Optional (not required):SWITCHES, ROUTERS, UNIX
Lead SecArch deep dives with the requestor of the assessment
Prioritize risks identified in relation to business risks
Conduct assessment and provide technology risk/requirements to the requestor.
Areas covered: a.Authentication, Authorization, Auditing b.Application Security, Session Security, Vulnerability/Pen Testing items, Input Validationc.Secure data transport and storage
Periodically review security reference architecture (security blueprints) and conduct updates/enhancements
Participate in various Operational and Technology Risk governance processes
Assist in identifying new areas and opportunities of technology investment for the firm.
Skills and Experience/Soft Skills (Required):
Excellent communication skills: written, oral, presentation, listening
Ability to influence through factual reasoning
Time management: ability to handle multiple concurrent assessments, plan based deliverable management, strong follow up and tracking
Strong focus on delivery when presented with short timelines and increased involvement from senior management
Ability to adjust communication of technology risks vs business ris
Development/Computing Environment: Security Architecture Skills Required:
In depth knowledge of application, network and platform security vulnerabilities. Ability to explain these vulnerabilities to developers
Experience in conducting Information Security, IT Security, Audit assessments. Presenting the outcomes of the assessment and obtaining buy in
Strong focus on reviewing technical designs and functional requirements to identify areas of Security weakness.
The candidate must have working experience in the following application/network security domains:a.Authentication: SAML, SiteMinder, Kerberos, OpenIdb.Entitlements and identity managementc.Data protection, data leakage prevention and secure data transfer and storaged.App Security - validation checking, software attack methodologiese.Cryptography ? encryption and hashing
Even though the SecArch Integrator role is not a development role, the candidate must have previous background in programming, design and application architecture.
Knowledge of standard network model and the risks that present at each layer, the functions of network equipment such as switches, routers, firewalls, proxies, vpn, and load-balancers, and to understand network architecture.
The candidate must have working knowledge of the primary operating systems (Unix, Windows, z/OS, Mac OS), the configuration and management of that platform at an enterprise scale, the security risks to that platform, and how to mitigate those risks
experience in testing.
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 30939