Sr. Security Architect

Full Time
Dallas, TX
Areas of Interest: Systems Security Architecture
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Overview

The Senior Security Architect will serve as a key member of DLR’s Information Security Team. Senior Security Architect will play a key role in ensuring that technologies are deployed with the highest degree of security in mind.

The Requirements

Required Technical Skills: - Experience performing security design/architecture reviews, code reviews, and penetration tests of large applications, systems and/or networks - Experience overseeing remediation of vulnerabilities - Experience defining security requirements - Proven track record of working with infrastructure and development teams to build secure solutions - Knowledge of Windows or UNIX internals, especially those relevant to authentication and access control and other facets of security - Proficiency in reading, writing, and auditing C and/or C++ - Proficiency in at least one scripting language (Bash, Perl, Python, Powershell, etc.) - Knowledge of common web application and mobile frameworks - Familiarity with common vulnerabilities and attack vectors - Knowledge of ubiquitous encryption technologies (PGP, SSH, SSL, etc.) and common protocols (RADIUS, LDAP, KERBEROS, SAML, etc.) - Solid understanding of secure network design

 

Required Non-Technical Skills:

  • Experience leading audits (PCI, SOX, ISO, etc.) - Excellent analytical and problem solving skills - Strong written communication skills - Fast learner and interested in keeping current with research in the industry - Work well in a small team, collaborative environment - Ability to communicate complicated technical issues and the risks they pose to programmers, network engineers, system administrators and management - Help programmers/administrators to develop fixes for issues discovered

Desired Backgrounds:

  • Knowledge of best practices and standards for enterprise security architecture across one or more of the following areas: service-oriented architecture (SOA), enterprise service bus (ESB), business process management, customer relationship management, enterprise resource management, Identity and 
  • 7+ years of experience in an information security and risk management role supporting security programs, security architecture, or software and system development projects in complex enterprise environments - Experience as a consultant at a highly technical information security consultancy - Experience working as a technical security architect or related security role in a company where there is a commitment to information security and technology; this can include but is not limited to financial services, hedge funds, media & entertainment.

The Role

The ideal candidate will act as an authoritative internal resource in application, network, and host security. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performing security assessments of third party and internal applications and networks, defining security requirements, and evaluating processes, network designs and access controls. This role requires collaboration with developers, system/network administrators, and other stakeholders to ensure correct design, development, and implementation of applications and networks.

 

Note: this description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities.

 

Digital Realty: Where the cloud lives and business thrives

We built the global standard for technical real estate, developing a unique capability to acquire, manage, and scale data center campuses. Now, Digital Realty is building a unique ecosystem of open solutions that power customer growth through exceptional service on a foundation of unrivaled data center expertise. The new Digital Realty combines unparalleled data center services, carrier-dense interconnection, real estate acumen, and financial strength to create unique power of choice and value when and where our customers need it.

Our Mission

To provide our customers with the trusted foundation for the digital world

Our Vision

To build a network of connected campuses and internet gateways that become the heart of the internet and cloud, powering growth and prosperity for customers, employees and shareholders.

Our Values

Guide our decisions and actions every day—above all else, we value customers, excellence, talent, teamwork and success.

About Digital Realty

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. supports the data center and colocation strategies of more than 2,000 firms across its secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.  Digital Realty's clients include companies of all sizes, ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, gaming, life sciences and consumer products

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employee of Digital Realty and its subsidiaries. Digital Realty is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited referrals.

 

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact the Human Resources Department at dclark@dtoolbox.com.



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Digital Realty Trust, Inc. supports the data center and colocation strategies of more than 600 firms across its secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Digital Realty's clients include domestic and international companies of all sizes, ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, gaming, life sciences and consumer products.

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
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Company Industry: Information Technology and Services
Company Type: Public Company
Company Size: 501-1000
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