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Senior Security Architect CISSP

Miramar, Florida, United States
September 21, 2017

Required skills/competencies:

• 7+ years of Information Security experience

• 7+ years of Information Technology experience including knowledge of physical security controls, satellite and communication equipment, industrial controls system

Thought leadership in global Information Security Technology Identification and Deployment

• Expert knowledge of security issues, techniques and implications across common computing systems.

• Experience with architecture methodology (e.g. Zachman, TOGAF).

• Knowledge of a security-specific architecture methodology (e.g. TOGAF, O-ISM3, SABSA).

• Proactively govern and evolve existing technology standards and architectures to meet evolving business needs and changing external industry landscape

• Working knowledge design and application of compliance frameworks and security management standards (e.g., ISO 2700x, COBIT, NIST, OWASP, SCADA).

• Expert level vulnerability assessment and remediation knowledge.

Expert level understanding of security best practices based on recommendations by security governance organizations

• Analyze emerging trends and developments within the I.S. field to determine organizational. Develop and implement appropriate changes to strategic planning in anticipation of expected impact.

• Work with internal and external senior leaders to identify and develop strategic I.S. opportunities for the organization.

• Responsible for collaborating with global I.S. Architects.

• Evaluate existing and proposed I.S. technology for the best fit with our requirements.

• Works with IT and business leaders in developing business cases, budget estimates and rollout plans, taking into account technical, business, process and personnel requirements for successful deployment and ongoing management of selected I.S. technologies and processes.

• Help drive prioritization, budgeting and resource planning for architectural activities globally.

• Develop metrics to determine effectiveness of deployed I.S. technologies and processes and provide regular reports and recommendations to senior management.

• Document and maintain an inventory of deployed global I.S. technologies/processes across company and rationalize overlapping security solutions to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness and lower cost where possible.

• Contribute to the leadership and direction of the I.S. team providing advice and counsel to the CISO on industry and technology trends as related pertaining to shore and ship risk management.

• Maintain and advance knowledge of relevant technological, regulatory and industry best practice.

• Review system designs and architect to ensure that they meet security standards and policies.

• Create a strategy for remediating vulnerabilities and mitigating threats to the organization. Align department’s risk awareness with corporate strategy.

• Create security standards for Information Security and review all standards for Information Technology.

• Review scope documents and project plans to ensure that security requirements are met.

• Set governing principles for secure system designs that engineers can follow. Promote security awareness across the Information Technology Department

• Provide expert assistance to engineers when performing deep packet inspections, reviewing system logs and correlating network data to identify security incidents. Train mentor and assist junior engineers.

• Produce plans for vulnerability assessments of high risk targets and critical areas.

• Review pentest and security assessment finds and develop system configurations to address them.

• Design solutions using existing technology for resolving gaps in the department’s service catalog.

• Make recommendations to management on technology replacements and upgrades.

• Ensure that I.S. infrastructure is compliant with corporate policies and standards. Generate reports for management on overall security posture of the organization.

• Assist leadership in risk management exercises and design exercise parameters relative to architecture assessment.

• Travel to remote offices and ships to perform assessments. 40% travel

• Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems

Required Certifications:

• CISSP and CCNA Certifications is required

One more of the following certifications preferred: CISSP-ISSAP, Open CA, CCNA, GSEC, etc