Cyber Security Architect

at Deloitte
Published March 8, 2023
Location San Diego, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Are you looking to elevate your cyber career? Your technical skills? Your opportunity for growth? Deloitte's Government and Public Services Cyber Practice (GPS Cyber Practice) is the place for you! Our GPS Cyber Practice helps organizations create a cyber minded culture and become stronger, faster, and more innovative. You will become part of a team that advises, implements, and manages solutions across five verticals: Strategy, Defense and Response; Identity; Infrastructure; Data; and Application Security. Our dynamic team offers opportunities to work with cutting-edge cyber security tools and grow both vertically and horizontally at an accelerated rate. Join our cyber team and elevate your career.

Work you'll do

As a Cybersecurity SME within our Cyber Risk team, you will:

+ Support client's CISO with enterprise-wide current state assessments of their security posture

+ Identify deficiencies and recommend remediation with appropriate safeguards and cutting-edge technology

+ Support the stand up of a Cybersecurity program that emphasizes defensive capabilities that protect, detect and respond to cyber threats

+ Architect a cybersecurity framework depicting how the client manages risks to systems, people, assets, data and capabilities

+ Provide technical working group support and evaluate security domains such as, risk management, configuration management, identity and access management, data protection and privacy, security training, etc.

+ Perform project tasks independently and may lead workstreams, directing the efforts of others

+ Provides coaching to junior staff

+ Participate in and/or lead the development of deliverable content that meets the needs of the client and contract

+ Use your prior experience to anticipate client needs and formulate solutions to client issues

+ Contributes to proposal development

The team

Deloitte's Government and Public Services (GPS) practice - our people, ideas, technology and outcomes-is designed for impact. Serving federal, state, & local government clients as well as public higher education institutions, our team of more than 15,000 professionals brings fresh perspective to help clients anticipate disruption, reimagine the possible, and fulfill their mission promise.

At Deloitte, we believe cyber is about starting things-not stopping them-and enabling the freedom to create a more secure future. Cyber Strategy, Defense and Response (SDR) focuses on helping federal clients design and implement transformational enterprise security programs with an emphasis on defending against, recovering from, and mitigating major cyberattacks. If you're seeking a career that increases cyber awareness, utilizes risk management programs, and develops strategies for cyber defense and response, then the Cyber SDR offering at Deloitte is for you.



+ Bachelor's degree required

+ Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future

+ Active Secret security clearance required

+ 5+ years within Cybersecurity

+ 3+ years building and supporting Enterprise Security Architectures and Infrastructure Security

+ Experience overseeing Cybersecurity programs that emphasizes defensive capabilities that protect, detect and respond to cyber threats

+ Experience working with RMF, FIMSA and NIST 800-53

+ Experience working with cyber security tools and emerging technologies


+ Prior professional services or federal consulting experience

+ Certifications (e.g., CISA, CISM or CISSP certification)

+ Active Top Secret security clearance

+ Understanding of emerging technologies aligned with Zero Trust capabilities

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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