Information Security Architect – Up to 300k

New York City
Posted 3 months ago

Information Security Architect
Comp: Up to 300k

The information security architect will be a leader in the design and implementation of next generation controls relative to the cloud, IAM, network, application, and data security spaces. This person will be a subject matter expert in multiple areas and be seen as a key individual driving the security strategy of the firm.

General Responsibilities

  • Lead the design of highly complex security environment
  • Cloud, IAM, PaaS, SaaS, IaaS, etc
  • SME on multiple areas within the cyber space
  • Network Based Controls (i.e. Firewalls, Proxies) IAM, Data Protection, Endpoint Controls, Vulnerability Management, Application (Static and Dynamic Code Scanning)
  • Secure architecture designs relative to both on-prem and cloud environment
  • Deep understanding of cloud deployments and encompassing technologies
  • Continuously evaluating, designing and implementing security solutions to improve the confidentiality, integrity and/or availability of the firm’s intellectual property and systems
  • Roadmap development and planning of the Information Security Strategy
  • Author of forward-thinking security policies and procedures as needed
  • Driving team and organizational unit with the business to foster security as a key principle
  • Consulting to multiple partner teams as it relates to security strategy
  • Identification and remediation of any gaps within the CIA space
  • Periodic after hours and weekend support is required

Required Skills

  • 10+ years of information security experience
  • Detailed understanding of multiple security domains: Network, Data, Identity, Application, Cloud
  • Strong understanding of both security and network fundamentals and protocols
  • Hands on experience with security tools & policies
  • Demonstrated experience administering a market leading SIEM solution
  • Understanding of proxy solutions and protocols, including explicit and transparent modes of operation, various authentication mechanisms, etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of Windows and Linux security best practices
  • Proficient with Cisco IOS commands
  • Familiarity with Identify and Access Management solutions relative to Multi-factor authentication
  • Understanding of wireless networking and associated security protocols
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong team player, but can work independently when required
  • Financial Services industry experience is a plus


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