As a Security Architect you will be responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing security systems within Wolters Kluwer. You will be expected to have a thorough understanding of complex applications and IT systems and stay up to date with the latest security standards, systems and authentication protocols, as well as best practice security products.
Essential Duties and responsibilities
In addition to anticipating possible security threats and identifying areas of weakness in application development and the SDLC, you must respond promptly and effectively to possible breaches of security. A Security Architect job description generally includes:
Reviewing current application security measures and recommending and implementing enhancementsConducting regular application tests and ensuring continuous monitoring of security breach.Developing project timelines for ongoing system, third party libraries upgradeEnsuring all teams are following the guidelines laid out by the security department Establishing disaster recovery procedures and conducting breach of security drillsPromptly responding to all security incidents and providing thorough post-event analyses
As a senior member of the IT team, a Security Architect job description should also include cultivating a culture of security awareness and arranging continuing education of team members to ensure security policies are always adhered to.
Education: Required a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or in a related field or having a relevant experience
At least 5+ years of working with highly efficient teams of developers, designers,
and architects in security contextAt least 3+ years in Architecture and development, delivery of enterprise applications Extensive experience in information security and/or IT risk management with a focus on security, performance and reliabilitySolid understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and securityGood working knowledge of current IT risks and experience implementing security solutionsExperience implementing multi-factor authentication, single sign-on, identity management or related technologiesAbility to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain and enforce security measuresExcellent written and verbal as well as business acumen and a commercial outlook
▶️ Application/Product Architect – Security Specialist
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