IT Security Architect

Company Speedway LLC Job Category IT Architect Job Type Full Time Job Title IT Security Architect Contact Name Andrew Thompson Contact Phone 937-863-7196 Contact Email Job URL Posted Date 2020-11-16
Job Description Description

Job Overview: Defines the overall technical structure of a program or system; technical security liaison between IT partners, client organizations and business partners; aligns technology solutions with business strategies; proactively identify opportunities, conduct analyses, needs-assessments, cost/benefit assessments and brokers other IT services.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Coordinates and oversees architecture implementation and modification activities in the IT Security discipline.

Participates in the security risk assessment process.

Develops and maintains enterprise technical architecture, perform activities, including conceptual and logical modeling and analysis of complex systems environments, technical infrastructure and other components of the client technical environment

Researches and recommends new technologies to achieve improved architectural performance while effectively managing the associated costs of IT operations across the enterprise and maintain security

Keeps abreast of technology, customer needs and industry related trends

Actively engages in the identification and maintenance of technology standards; this extends to ensuring technical guidance is in alignment with those standards and any exceptions are reviewed

Escalates technical issues to leadership as needed along with insight on recommended resolutions

Maintains and builds relationships across business groups

Provides consultation and strategic guidance to clients and other senior staff in addressing complex, enterprise–level systems engineering and technical integration challenges with a focus on security

Engages and manages strong business relationships with stakeholders to ensure high levels of service, response, driving the overall success of business and technical strategies.

Completes other duties, including special projects, as assigned by Management

Minimum Requirements

Eligibility Requirements: CISSP, Network+, Security+ or other relevant IT Security certifications

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field of study

Experience Desired: Five to ten years in an IT related field; previous experience with developing solution architecture and conceptual and logical system design for large scale projects with a focus on security.

Other Skills:

Outstanding knowledge regarding system and network security measures

Strong problem solving and decision making skills

Excellent analytical skills and the ability to develop organizational strategies based on systems development life cycle

Demonstrated expertise with Word, Excel, and other MS Office suite applications

Excellent communication skills and the ability to research and resolve issues

Excellent understanding of intra-department functions and operations

Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and track multiple efforts concurrently

Ability to perform repeated bending, standing, and reaching

Ability to occasionally lift up to 40 pounds
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