Principal Cyber Security Architect

Full Time
San Ramon, CA
Areas of Interest: Systems Security Architecture
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Ownership and responsibility for secure design, architecture, and development of Aviation commercial digital products for external customers. Define and set the security strategy/roadmap for Aviation features, risk posture, and new security offerings as an enabler to the business. Deep technical expertise in Cyber Security domain with previous integration level experience in Application Security, Cloud Technologies, Strategy Development, and Influencing skills.

In addition you will:
  • Function as cyber security thought leader, and owner for all aspects of security lifecycle in 
    product release 
    Identify platform / product gaps and incorporate influencing skills across product teams to 
    prioritize and make sure Aviation security requirements are met
  • Ownership and development of the Aviation product security roadmap 
    Approve security new feature requests
  • Act as security technology evangalist throughout Aviation and other GE Business Units
  • Define security reference architecture and frameworks to be used across Aviation products 
    and services 
    Work with a team of architects and developers, operational leads and functional owners to 
    plan and implement security technical features
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment, with shifting priorities 
    Must be comfortable with change and actively driving improvements
  • Understand how new technologies impact the current environment
  • Champion the adoption of new technologies and drive the implementation into the GE 
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Software Engineering from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 8 years of information systems secure design, implementation, or integration)
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in Software Engineering involving secure product design, 
    development, or test 


Additional Requirements:

  • Willingness and ability to Travel up to 25% of time
  • This 
    role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent 
    residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and 
    Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to 
    export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to 


GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
  • Proven experience in product management to deliver business value and drive 
    significant change across an organization
  • Experience managing budgets including budget, spend, and liquidations
  • Strong leadership skills with ability to influence outcomes and organize teams to attain shared 
  • Excellent influencing, interpersonal and communications skills (both written and verbal) with 
    all levels of an organization
  • Self-starter - requires minimal direction to accomplish goals
  • Strong track record of understanding and interest in current and emerging technologies 
    demonstrated through training, job experience and / or industry activities 
    Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates 
    input from various sources
  • Experience working with others on a global basis
  • Applies knowledge to coach and mentor others
  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds 
    strong customer relationships, creates processes with customer viewpoint and partners with 
    customers to help shape their future initiatives
  • Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct 
    manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions, anticipates obstacles and 
    develops plans to resolve, creates actionable strategies and operational plans
  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements, champions and drives change 
    initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing 
    priorities and executes accordingly
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite of products such as Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

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