Security Architect

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  • Location: Plano, TX
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #8256

Job Type: Contract   
Expectation: Hybrid

Role Responsibilities:

  • Analyze architecture and data flow diagrams for IT and business projects and determine whether they fall within our security standards and specifications
  • Review and update security standards and specifications in accordance with NIST and CIS
  • Meet SLAs
  • Develop strong partnerships with business clients
  • Adheres to and ensures methodologies follow technical standards
  • Maintains security process documentation
  • Resolves highly complex problems
  • Maintains expertise to function as subject matter expert in multiple security areas

Required Skills (and years of experience):

  • Min 4 years InfoSec experience
  • Foundational knowledge in multiple areas including security engineering and architecture
  • Proficiency in securing application platforms and networking technologies
  • Proficiency in application protocols (HTTP, DNS, FTP, etc.) and networking protocols (TCP, UDP, ARP, ICMP, etc.)
  • Proficiency in application architectures (3- tier, microservices, serverless, etc.), Azure, and application assessment
  • Must be able to present clearly and adequately to leadership

Preferred Skills: (NICE TO HAVES)

  • Experience working in an agile/lean engineering environment
  • Proficiency in one or more development language (Python, Java, Go)
  • Experience driving security related change within a business
  • Microsoft Azure Certifications

Required Niche Skills/ Experience Needed:

  • Proficiency in application architectures (3- tier, microservices, serverless, etc.), Azure, and application assessment

Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Work Requirements: 

  • This is a contract opportunity with optional benefits including medical/dental/vision, 401(k), life insurance, etc.
  • We can facilitate W2 and corp-to-corp (C2C) consultants. For our W2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision benefits, 401(k) with company matching, and life insurance.

About us:
Established in 1998, Ntelicor provides hard to find IT talent and flexible staffing and IT solutions to Fortune 50 and companies of all sizes. We dedicate ourselves to our clients’ unique needs and rapidly and efficiently deploy our specialists and solutions. As our team continues to grow, we look forward to providing our clients and our people with extraordinary value and service for years to come.

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