Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Our Client is looking for a Security Architect with Identity Management experience for a consulting position in Boston, MA.
Understand and define the security architecture discipline, processes, concepts and best practices.
Communicate and practice architecture modeling, practices, governance and reference patterns as they pertain to Enterprise Security.
Provide technical leadership at the enterprise level for the design of information technology systems with a core focus on Security.
Knowledge and understanding of conceptual architectures and how they will apply to the future state.
Analyze, diagnose and resolve complex architectural problems using industry standard engineering principles around EIM and Identity provisioning.
Solid understanding of system security, security architecture, network security with architectural oversight of current state and future state as it aligns to business strategy.
Experience with security solutions such as SSO, Identity Management, Federated Identity Management, Network access control, endpoint enforcement products, proxy servers, infrastructure and desktop firewalls, IDS/IPS, encryption solutions, vulnerability assessments tools, identify access management, etc.
Experience or knowledge of object/component development, n-tier applications, cross system integration, securing web services, UDDI, etc and identify how this will apply to the future state.
Experience with security-related hardware, software, external interfaces, commercial security products, and architecture/design practices for SOA.
Experience of Active Directory including OU structure and GPO design.
Ability to see IT patterns and apply industry and internal patterns in solution delivery.
Experience with enterprise monitoring products preferable from IBM (TCAM).
Knowledge and understanding of IT strategy and planning aligned to business strategies.
Experience with large and complex security infrastructures as well as complex application integration environments.
Experience with VPN and encryption related technologies that apply to requested solutions (AES, DES/DES3, PGP, IPSEC, HTTPS).
Proficient in architecture modeling, practices, governance and reference patterns.
Knowledge and understanding of prevailing methodologies. (OOAD, RUP).
Excellent collaboration skills (with other architects, analysts, managers, business).
Possess appropriate security certifications (CISSP, CISA, SCNA, SCNP).
Experience with HIPAA and HITECH security requirements highly desirable.
Certification or experience with TOGAF, Zachman, FEAF, COBIT, ITIL or Gartner Framework a plus.
Job keywords/tags: security , identity management , HIPAA , HITECH , TOGAF