IT Security Architect - Global Media, Virginia

IT Security Architect - Global Media, Virginia

Job Title: IT Security Architect - Global Media, Virginia
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Virginia, USA
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JFLH34543534_1587419188
Contact Name: Jordan Fitzpatrick
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2020 22:46

Job Description

IT Security Architect - Design, Solutions, SDLC, Policy, Threat, SecOps, Cloud, Authentication, Global Media, Virginia

Our leading Global Media client is requiring a Security Architect to drive the cybersecurity roadmap forward and provide bleeding-edge designs for complex security solutions. This position is to critically form a global security policy to ensure that systems are protected and meeting all regulatory requirements. The role also covers the improvement of the business' security posture throughout it's SDLC.

This position offers the opportunity to;

  • Perform information security assessments, prepare information systems security action plans, evaluate information security products, and perform other activities necessary to ensure a secure environment.
  • Implement the requirement of all information systems security policies, standards, baselines, guidelines, and procedures.
  • Reviewing current system security measures and recommend and implement enhancements.
  • Conduct after action reviews into any alleged computer or network security compromises, incidents, or problems and provide mitigating controls.
  • Actively monitor systems for indications of security compromise.
  • Build security requirements for security projects
  • Expert knowledge in information security areas such as access control, network security, operations security, application security, computer forensics, security architecture and design, mobile device security, cloud security


  • Solid understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorisation and security
  • Good working knowledge of current IT risks and experience implementing security solutions
  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain and enforce security measures
  • Ability to maintain proficiency in vulnerability and threat management best practices
  • Ability to develop and implement security procedures and control
  • Bachelors degree required masters preferred 10 years equivalent experience without a degree
  • Extensive knowledge of NIST framework, CSC framework, CSF framework, ITIL, COBIT, PCI, HIPAA, SOX and ISO 2700x. Experience deploying, managing or developing processes in one of these frameworks is preferred.

One or more of the following certifications required: SSCP, CCSP, CISSP-ISSEP, CISSP ISSAP, GCED, GCCC

Successful candidates will have the ability to work autonomously and be able to bridge the gap between deep technical knowledge and senior management engagement in order to influence strategy and information security management. If you are interested in the opportunity please respond via this advertisement or email Jordan Fitzpatrick on

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