Our client is looking for an Application Security Architecture Consultant. This role will be involved with building a world-class security technical advisory and thought-leadership organization providing exceptional and practical, technical and logistical direction to its internal customers; enabling our client to move and innovate rapidly while minimizing risks to the Brand. The focus areas for this role are Security Architecture, Secure Development Lifecycle Management, Application Security (WWW and Mobile), Cloud Security, Risk and Compliance, Consumer, and Business to Business Security.
The candidate needs to have strong Application Security knowledge, extremely strong written and verbal communication skills and an ability to communicate across all areas and levels of the business and to comprehend complex business initiatives, excellent analytical and problem solving skills, and be a motivated self-starter who is has a track record of taking ownership of information security challenges and driving them to resolution.
Business Information Security Architecture Consultant Responsibilities
If this is you, you’ll be working with the Application Security Consulting team to perform these key tasks:
Provide critical input and guidance to ensure that business processes, applications, and solutions are aligned with Corporate Information Security standards when considering key priorities such as business requirements, industry threat landscape, and risk appetite of the company.
Work closely with Business and Technical teams end-to-end in releasing secure and compliant infrastructure, applications and experiences at the speed of business.
Partner with internal business and technology teams to provide expert security guidance into design and implementation of Global Technology capabilities.
Consult with both technology and business teams to identify priorities and security capability requirements, and incorporate these requirements into the security strategy.
You will report into the Application Security Consulting team and work with your peers in Corporate Information Security and partner with internal groups across the company.
Business Information Security Architecture Consultant Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Business Information Management or equivalent work experience.
5+ years’ experience in information security or information technology disciplines.
Strong technical knowledge and confidence in communicating with both highly technical audiences and non-highly technical audiences.
Ability to adjust communication style and approach, from strategic leadership to highly technical audiences.
Proven ability to pull a diverse group of individuals with different goals together and facilitate productive discussions driving towards results.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills; proven experience in identifying solutions for complex problems.
Motivated self-starter who is has a track record of taking ownership of information security challenges and driving them to resolution.
Proven ability to work within the company matrix to influence and drive results.
Established cross functional personal network within CIS, Technology, and Business.
Understanding of CIS’s service catalog, tools, capabilities, and strategic roadmap and priorities.
Experience with AWS, IAM, SAP, WMS, and ITGCs highly beneficial.
CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, SANS or related certifications strongly preferred but equivalent knowledge will be considered.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
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