Application Security Architect (IAM) 6122 GV

Company: CompuScienceIT
Location: Philadelphia
Status: Direct
Salary: Market Sr
Close Date: Direct

Job Description:


We have a challenging opportunity for an Application Security Architect (IAM). This individual will assist in the execution of the vision, future direction, and initiative roadmap for strategic, application technology programs for the IT Security Office (ITSO) and help define the reference and implementation architectures for strategic, application technology solutions for the ITSO. This position will specifically be part of the Identity & Access Management (IAM) transformation team and will be driving major architecture changes that will impact how our client provisions access/authorizations across the enterprise. The ideal candidate will have prior experience with IAM systems like SailPoint and be familiar with the entire lifecycle (joiner, mover, leavers) of access management for internal and external users across various platforms, databases, privileged access, reconciliation, cloud and integration with credential stores.


Provides the architectural leadership in shaping strategic, application security technology programs for the ITSO organization.
Enhances security team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions; answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaches improved processes.
Assists in determining security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researches information security standards; conducts system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studies application architecture/platform; identifies integration issues.
Participates in the plan and design of security systems by evaluating and applying world-class application security frameworks and technologies; develops security requirements for the SDLC, source code classification, authentication, authorization, designs public key infrastructures (PKIs), including use of certification authorities (CAs) and digital signatures as well as software; adhering to industry standards.
Implements security systems by specifying intrusion detection methodologies and software; directs software installation and calibration; prepares preventive and reactive measures. Creates, transmits, and maintains keys; provides technical support; completes documentation.
Verifies application code security by developing and implementing code review test scripts. Maintains security by monitoring and ensuring compliance with standards, policies, and procedures. Conducts incident response analyses; develops and conducts training programs.
Upgrades security systems by monitoring security environment; identifies security gaps; evaluates and implements enhancements. Prepares system security reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards; participates in educational opportunities; reads professional publications. Maintains personal networks and participates in professional organizations.
Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; explores opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Communicates complicated technical concepts effectively to a broad group of stakeholders. Establishes relationships with IT leaders, architects, and technical specialists for the purpose of advancing proposed architectural solutions.
Utilizes a general understanding of the competitive landscape and corporate and business unit strategies to provide context for security architectural decision making.
Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.


Undergraduate degree preferred or equivalent combination of training or experience.
Minimum 5+ years’ experience in application security architecture.
CISSP required

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a drug-free workplace.

Contact Information:
Job Code: 6122 12/23/17

Jim Jennings 636-484-6869

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