Lead Security Architect

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
06 Sep 2017
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04 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 5029/I0517

Job Description

Lead our efforts to ensure that University's IT systems are designed, built,and maintained in accordance with our enterprise architecture standards and Information Security policies. Work collaboratively with technologists and business units on project teams to define, implement, and evaluate security risks and controls. Provide leadership in refiningand growing the relevant portions of security policies, architecture standards, and the architecture review process. Deploy and maintain security services, both commercial and home-grown.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S., experience with Windows, UNIX, and Linux systems and networking technologies. Familiarity with compliance requirements e.g., HIPAA and PCI); Exposure to networking technologies and concepts including intrusion detection/prevention, firewalls, vulnerability scanning, and data protection/encryption; Must be detail-oriented with strong communication skills, both written and oral. Five to eight years of industry experience required. CISSP, TOGAF, or relevant information security certifications preferred. Higher Education environment experience preferred. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and will be required to pass a fingerprint-based background check.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular