- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Cloud Architecture
- Google Cloud Platform
The Cloud Security Architect position will provide guidance on the design, implementation and development of solutions for our cloud environments. This role will have a very broad understanding of all aspects of security and technology – including policies, standards and regulatory requirements. The solutions shall be designed to mitigate and/or reduce business exposure to information security risks. Risks may include, but not limited to, cyber security, information security, data loss prevention, intrusion prevention, and the availably of information systems. This role will lead virtual groups and projects.
Implement solutions that comply with Assurant Information Security Policies and Standards with a focus on Cloud platforms.
Lead virtual projects and technical teams on implementing security solutions across the enterprise.
Guide information security implementations & policy enforcement throughout Assurant
Provide security architecture or governance recommendations and guidance to senior security leaders and stakeholders
Design gap remediation strategies as directed by senior security leaders
Investigate the potential impact of emerging technologies and architectures and communicate findings to senior security leaders
Design technology platforms and infrastructures in alignment with Assurant security standards and strategic roadmaps
Develop secure architecture standards, requirements and documents – including policies as directed
Reviews technical solutions and make recommendations in alignment with Assurant security architecture requirements
Conduct security architecture reviews for internal and external clients and business partners at the request of the senior security leaders and/or Information Security Office.
Ensure requirements are aligned to information security policies, standards and align to best practices
Promote and help remediate gaps in regard to security architecture.
Provide support for mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.
Assess current state and maturity levels of existing security infrastructures, frameworks, methodologies, platforms.
Manage and lead security projects and/or initiatives
Provide technical and governance leadership for business security initiatives
Provide technical and strategic mentorship for security engineers, analysts and administrators
Participate in staff training and development exercises
Educate peers and security personnel about security platforms, technologies, governance and architectures (both existing and emerging)
8+ of experience the field of IT, Information Security, or Risk (with a broad range of exposure to all aspects of business continuity, systems analysis, risk management, application development and information security)
5+ years of experience in leading teams or projects
5+ years of experience in IT Security
2+ years of Cloud experience Azure, AWS, GCP, etc. (Azure preferred)
2+ years of Agile experience
Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline
Appropriate certification preferred:
Certificated Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), highly desired
Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), highly desired
Certificated Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Certificated Information Security Manager (CISM)
Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFP)