Cyber Security Architect

at TEKsystems, Inc
Location Reston, VA
Date Posted July 16, 2018
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

**BECAUSE THIS OPPORTUNITY IS IN DIRECT SUPPORT OF THE US GOVERNMENT, THE ABILITY TO OBTAIN A US SECURITY CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED**

Are you looking to be on the forefront of emerging cyber technologies? Trying to not have to commute into DC and pay all the tolls? Well we are building a new cyber team starting with the cyber architect on a newly awarded program and would love to talk with you further about your experience, career goals and the work being done on this program.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Design, build and implement enterprise-class security systems for a production environment
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats
  • Design security architecture elements to mitigate threats as they emerge
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Train users in implementation or conversion of systems
  • Assist customers in determining effective security solutions that will both support their mission and the objectives of CDM

Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's degree preferred
  • ISC2 CISSP is required
  • Security-related vendor certifications are desired
  • Experience in a cyber architecture team on projects similar to the size, scope, and complexity of enterprise level environments
  • Experience developing cybersecurity solutions across a diverse and heterogeneous IT environment, including the following:
  • Technical leadership in Enterprise Architecture (EA), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), and IT Service Delivery to multiple U.S. Government Agencies.
  • Experience in TOGAF, Federal Enterprise Architecture or similar Enterprise Architecture models.
  • Experience in NIST RMF or CDM Framework
  • Demonstrated experience in security solution design using existing and emerging technologies to achieve enterprise solutions.
  • A minimum six years of experience working with Security Authorization requirements, developing and enhancing the security risk posture, and analysis and reporting of IT security metrics.
  • A minimum of four years of experience in security policy and emerging cybersecurity technologies.

**BECAUSE THIS OPPORTUNITY IS IN DIRECT SUPPORT OF THE US GOVERNMENT, THE ABILITY TO OBTAIN A US SECURITY CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED**

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.