Sr Information Security Architect in San Francisco, CA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 6/15/2020

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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Sr Information Security Architect with experience in any industry. This is 12 Months contract opportunity with potential to hire and location is San Francisco, CA. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 20-19545
Job Description:
  • As the Enterprise Security Architect, you will be responsible for providing thought leadership and hands on technical expertise designing and implementing an environment (infrastructure + end user devices) that maximizes productivity and end-user experience while meeting Business Line, District, and System risk appetite targets.
  • You will demonstrate both your technical proficiency, and soft skills to build collaborative relationships across the enterprise with all levels including analysts, engineers, management, and executives in this exciting role.
  • Essential responsibilities: You will be responsible for providing leadership, secure design, and implementation over collaboration solutions for the SF
  • You will be responsible for influencing collaboration solutions at the System level.
  • Strive to constantly improve existing solutions and innovate new solutions to meet growing business needs.
  • Ability to Threat Model using industry standard techniques.
  • Lead Architecture Meetings.
  • Mentor and coach less experienced members of the team.
  • Lead the way with secure coding practices.
  • Advise and implement DevOps / CICD pipelines.
  • Engage with the Incident Response team during incidents.
  • Engage with the Risk Management team to ensure that risk is accurately documented.
  • Provide mentorship and development to business owners to strengthen the organization’s collaboration capabilities.
  • Adapt to the needs of the client as both new cyber threats emerge and new opportunities emerge.
  • Apply strong organizational skills, perform under pressure, and handle competing priorities.
  • Bachelor’s degree in an IT-related field and at least 10 years of work experience; or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Ability to work on highly complex projects that require in-depth knowledge within multiple domains.
  • Strong risk management background including expert understanding and experience with the NIST family of
  • Information Security-related publications including 800-37, 800-30, and 800-53.
  • Strong IAM background (Okta, Cognito, KeyCloak, AD, SAML, JWT, JWS, etc.)
  • Strong experience with modern collaboration and team enablement solutions (Persistent Chat, Project
  • Management, Video/Audio, CRM, Document Management, etc.).
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Endpoint and Cloud solutions (Windows 10, AD, Office 365, Azure, Intune, etc.).
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Security Products (Azure Advanced Threat Detection, Sentinel, Threat Protection, Secure Score, etc.).
  • Some experience using cloud and on prem Data Prevention Tools • Some experience with alternative endpoints (macOS, iOS, Android).
  • Experience with security considerations of cloud computing: They include data breaches, broken authentication, hacking, account hijacking, malicious insiders, third parties, APTs, data loss and DoS attacks.
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation, and influencing skills; ability to facilitate discussions around complex issues and bring them to resolution.
  • Real passion for innovation and a drive for learning and excellence.
  • Ability to travel up to 10%.
Our client is a Central Banking System and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.