Information Security Architect

Job#: 2033015

Job Description:

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions.
 
Apex has an opportunity for an Information Security Architect. For applicants who are interested in this opportunity, send your updated resume to Derek Downing, Account Manager, at [email protected].
Here are the details:                        
 
Position:
Information Security Architect
Location: 1 Ashburton Place in Boston, Room 1608
 
Rate: Negotiable Based on Experience
Duration: 7/01/24 – 6/30/25
 
 
Summary of the Position
 
This posting is for an Information Security Architect to assist the Executive Office for Administration and Finance IT (A&F IT) and will:
 
  • Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information by communicating risk.
  • Create and maintain enforceable policies supporting processes.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinate security-related activities with A&F IT-supported agencies. Activities include the evaluation, procurement and deployment of security-related products and the development and coordination of security awareness, disaster recovery and incident response plans.
  • Be responsible for the translation and construction of complex security problems into sound technical solutions.
  • Provide technical, security and architectural direction to technology/business teams.
  • Ensure that development efforts are adhering to established security, design, and compliance standards/requirements.
  • Provide insight and guidance on overall secure system design.
  • Be responsible for secure infrastructure and application architectures.
  • Document, maintain and communicate security architectural requirements.
  • Monitor emerging technologies for potential impacts to operations and long-term strategy.
  • Identify potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk; direct the development and implementation of corrective action plans for resolution of identified issues.
  • Ensure adherence to legal standards regarding information security compliance; implementing and following industry standards and best practices for security compliance; and developing reliable, efficient and effective project development processes.
  • Provide strategic and tactical advice to address existing and evolving security threats.
 
 
Required knowledge, skills and abilities include:
 
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience within information technology
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in information security or cyber security; with at least 5 years of exposure to various security frameworks, preferably NIST
  • 5 years of managerial, team leadership or supervisory experience in large, matrixed organizations
  • Extensive experience with policies/procedures, application design, information analysis and reporting, networking and systems integration, security control, audits, risk analysis and disaster recovery
  • Ability to supervise staff including performance appraisal, employee coaching, training, development and performance management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a proven ability to translate security and risk to all levels of the business in technical and non-technical terms
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders

 
 
 
Additional Benefits:
For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, 401K, medical/health benefits options, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit!
 
 
 
 
EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [email protected] or 844-463-6178.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [email protected] or 844-463-6178.

Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Boston, MA, US

Job Type:
Applications and Data Management

Date Posted:
June 11, 2024