Job Description :
Position Solutions Architect/Sr. Systems or Network Engineer

Location: Dorchester, MA

Duration: Contract

Interview time slots on March 4 from 3-4pm

Position Description:

Note - We are seeking a Sr level person who is ready to graduate in to their first Architect position!
The Security Solutions Architect implements technical solutions by designing the implementation strategy and architecting the solution. The Security Solutions Architect is a solutions architect who specializes in tools and processes established by the Information Security team. The Security Solutions Architect extends throughout the architectural solution covering not only information security but also capacity planning, and architectural best practices. The Security Solutions Architect will be required to effectively translate objectives established by the Information Security team into specific tool implementations and processes.
The context is that the Information Security executive management identifies directions and objectives. The enterprise security architects chooses the tool, and provides the business requirements. The Security Solutions Architect reviews these business requirements and architects a solution. The Security Solutions Architect represents the architect at the Architecture Review Board.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
The security solutions architect will be responsible for the following activities and functions:
Develop solutions architecture and design based on direction from the enterprise security architects.
Present and prepare all artifacts required by the Architecture Review Board.
Develop and maintain architecture artifacts (e.g., models, templates, standards and procedures) that can be used to leverage capabilities in projects and operations
Determine baseline security configuration standards for operating systems (e.g., OS hardening), network segmentation, and identity and access management (IAM)
Provide detailed technical expertise
Utilizes existing infrastructure security solutions and develops new security solutions to bridge gaps.
Understand a company’s technology and information systems
Plan, research and design security solutions
Identify integration issues
Provide technical supervision to development teams
Respond immediately to security-related incidents
KEY RELATIONSHIPS
The enterprise security architect liaises with important security and risk management constituencies. Specifically, the enterprise security architect may be expected to work collaboratively with individuals or departments.
Qualifications
EDUCATION
Bachelors or master''s degree in computer science, information systems, cybersecurity, or a related field.
SECURITY AND TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE
The enterprise security architect should have direct, documented, and verifiable experience with the following:
Direct, hands-on experience or strong working knowledge of managing security infrastructure — e.g., firewalls, intrusion prevention systems (IPSs), web application firewalls (WAFs), endpoint protection, SIEM and log management technology
Verifiable experience reviewing application code
Direct, hands-on experience or a strong working knowledge of vulnerability management tools
Full-stack knowledge of IT infrastructure:
o Applications
o Databases
o Operating systems — Windows, Unix and Linux
o Hypervisors
o IP networks — WAN and LAN
o Storage networks — Fiber Channel, iSCSI and NAS
o Backup networks and media
Direct experience designing IAM technologies and services:
o Active Directory
o Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Strong working knowledge of IT service management (e.g., ITIL-related disciplines):
o Change management
o Configuration management
o Asset management
o Incident management
o Problem management

Client : Santander Bank