IT Application Architect - job id 32766

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IT Application Architect

Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Scott Eliot


(646) 876-9552


(212) 616-4800 ext-360

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: w2 or IC - Self Incorporated.

Contact Scott Eliot. call (646)876-9552 / (212)616-4800 ext.360 or email with the Job Code SE32766 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: ARCHITECTURE, INFRASTRUCTURE, Information Security, NETWORK.

Detailed Info: Lead architecture consulting to construct Application and Infrastructure Architectures for a business unit or infrastructure Technology team

Consulting with application teams to understand high level business goals, and to advise on application architectures that promote those goals

Analysis of infrastructure solutions and advising on enhancements and features that are required by the application architectures

Working with document writers to product blueprints that can be re-used across the firm

Ensuring consistency of approach across teams

Real world experience implementing modern application and infrastructure design patterns, including micro-services and containers, disposable, reactive, stateless and distributed patterns

Required - Experience of Internet Scale application concerns

Required - In depth knowledge of application, network and platform security vulnerabilities

Required - Experience in conducting Information Security, Security Architecture, Audit assessments

Required - Good knowledge of public cloud solutions and how developers should make best use of their facilities

Required - Strong focus on reviewing technical designs and functional requirements to identify areas of Security weakness.

Development/Computing Environment: Required - The candidate must have working experience in the following application/network security domains-

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 methodologies

Desired - 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.

Desired - 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.Development Experience

Required - Even though the role is not a development role, the candidate must have previous background in programming, design and application architecture

Desired - The candidate must have experience implementing complex applications in an enterprise environment.

Desired - working knowledge of programming and scripting languages: Java, JavaScript, C#, C/C++, Perl, Python, Ruby

Desired - In-depth knowledge of web technologies such as Web Browsers, Web Servers, Web Services

Frameworks, protocols and subsystems: J2EE, .NET, Spring, RPC, SOAP, MQSeries, JMS, RMI, JMX, Hibernate.


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32766