Information Security Architect

  • Competitive
  • Beijing, Beijing Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 18 Apr 19

Information Security Architect

JobDescription :
The Role: Information Security Architect

The Location: Beijing

The Impact: The person in this role will have a deep technical knowledge and will be responsible for providing end to end Security Solutions covering a broad range of security technologies and platforms. This role requires impeccable interpersonal skills as well as a comprehensive understanding of business strategy, architecture and products. The person must have the ability to influence and collaborate across the broader technology engineering teams in the firm.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Implement and maintain the key security technology within the firm.
  • Interpret and apply understanding of policy, process, and business architecture, legal and political implications in order to assist the development of technical solutions or controls.
  • Maintains a deep understanding and application of security concepts at a technical level.
  • Partner with key IT service providers to ensure industry standard platform, network and endpoint security posture.
  • Ensure industry standard framework implementation
  • Influence security policy, standards and guidelines.
  • Participates in internal, external and regulatory audits and requests for information.
  • Provide a secure environment, managing and mitigating risks
  • Provide reporting and metrics
  • Create, review, maintain and update documentation including Documenting & Publishing fixes in central knowledge base
  • Work with global colleagues to provide globally consistent processes and solutions.

Requirements
  • Must be a subject matter expert for the company's security processes across multiple domains and disciplines - on premise and cloud / SaaS based applications, data, infrastructure and mobile solutions.
  • An absolute passion for information security and knowledge of the latest threats, trends and concerns at a global level.
  • 5+ years' experience in some combination of the following disciplines with an emphasis on information security: network architecture, IT perimeter design, application architecture and design, authentication platforms, industry standard frameworks (NIST, ISO), DNS, VPN, URL Filtering, SIEM design, Email security, Cryptography concepts.
  • Must be highly collaborative, able to effectively interact with peers, management and leadership teams, excel at cross-team initiatives and act with a sense of urgency when security issues or requirements arise.
  • Demonstrable deep technical knowledge on all facets of Information Technology and Information Security.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of common adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).
  • Intimate knowledge of the Cyber Kill Chain and other relevant network defence and intelligence frameworks.

Desirable
  • Knowledge and experience of Cloud deployment models and architectures
  • Experience of Agile methodologies - TDD, Scrum, Kanban

Education Requirements
  • A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • CISSP and/or SANS certification preferred
  • Networking certification (CCIE) a plus