Job Description :
Need USC or GC and GC-EAD
Job Title: Security Architect
Location: Plano TX (Dallas area)
Duration: 6+

Job Title Security Architect
Yrs. Exp. 8 years
Location Plano TX (Dallas area)
Duration 6 months plus
Interview 1st Interview – Phone; 2nd Interview Skype or in-person

I need an EAD, Green Card or US Citizen

Security Architect works to protect data and system integrity from unauthorized use or access. He/She will work to implement and enforce IT security policies and procedures, applying industry standards, available technologies and best practices. The Security Architect will work in conjunction with business groups, IT management and external partners to perform reviews and audits of mixed technical environments including network devices, databases, web services, and enterprise applications. He/She will assist in carrying out corrective actions and conveying changes to the affected personnel.
Responsibilities may include:
Ensures that all systems and networks comply with applicable computer and network security requirements.
Monitor integrated systems status, perform intrusion monitoring, and oversee the investigation of information technology security incidents, monitoring and reporting mitigation progress.
Works with the IT management to implement and enforce IT security policies and procedures.
Works with users and IT management to gain an understanding of business rules and the supporting systems as well as the security concerns surrounding the data and access of these systems.
Performs security assessments.
Communicates security vulnerabilities and ensure that the appropriate corrective action is taken.
Evaluates and recommend new security technologies, processes and methodologies
Monitors and oversee patch-management processes.
Works with internal and external audit groups on segregation of duties and other audit related activities.
BS or BA degree in computer science, business administration, or related technical field or equivalent experience is required
CISSP or CISM is a plus ?
Must be highly conversant & experienced with a wide variety of information security architectures, concepts and techniques, as well as supporting security tools
Must be knowledge in networking (TCP/IP, topology & security), operating systems (Windows, UNIX, Linux, Citrix, Midrange and Mainframe), databases, application security, web operations (internet security), and secure remote access capabilities
Extensive knowledge of information security best practices
Effective project management skills, including the ability to plan, organize, prioritize, and balance multiple tasks and/or projects to ensure target dates and goals are achieved
Ability to coordinate the efforts of multiple internal and external cross-functional teams to perform thorough audit processes
Must have excellent analytical abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work independently or as part of a team