Enterprise Security Architect
Job Title: Enterprise Security Architect
Location: Tysons Corner, VA, 22182, USA
Description: 7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, Virginia
Enterprise Security Architect
Capital One is a diversified bank that offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers, small business and commercial clients. Capital One is one of the nation’s top 10 banks and has one of the most widely recognized brands in America. We nurture a work environment where people with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds, guided by our shared Values, come together to make Capital One a great company and a great place to work.
The Enterprise security architect is responsible for delivering architecture outcomes for the Information Security organization and the Enterprise. This role works with stakeholders across the organization to securely achieve requirements of business initiatives and is a technical authority on cloud security architecture across the Enterprise.
+ Establish strategic security architecture direction for cloud service adoption, including standards and frameworks that are aligned with overall business strategy
+ Work closely with Security Engineering, the Divisional Information Security Officers, enterprise architecture, and infrastructure and operations teams to gather use cases, needs and develop architectures
+ Foster shared understanding of current and emerging security threats & risks. Identify security architecture capabilities and create security architectures & solution patterns to mitigate those threats & risks
+ Identity and develop new architecture standards for secure cloud adoption. Work with key stakeholders to gain approval and influence adoption.
+ Develop architecture roadmaps for delivering new capabilities when multiple dependencies need to be managed
+ Assess emerging technologies against security architecture to determine where they fill gaps, overlap with existing solutions or extend capabilities
+ Contribute to the evolution of the architecture practice aligned with security and information technology organization strategy and objectives
+ Implement technical proof of concepts that demonstrate how an architecture or design would be realized and prove out key technical concepts
+ Participate in architecture governance processes for both information security and the Enterprise
+ Serve as information security subject matter expert; provide advisory and consulting services as needed
+ Review existing and proposed architectures, identify security design gaps, and recommend changes or enhancements
+ Participate in solution architecture design; lead security efforts assisting with the integration and initial implementation of solutions
+ Achieve security architecture compliance on requirements, including: Sarbanes-Oxley, PCI-DSS, HIPAA, data privacy requirements, as well as state and federal regulations
+ Stay abreast of new security technologies and integrate into security architecture design when appropriate
Roles, skills, and attributes
+ Strong, proven problem-solving skills and ability to identify, analyze, and resolve problems, driving work through to completion
+ Ability to translate complex technical information across all levels of the organization
+ Facilitation skills and ability to build strong relationships with business stakeholders at peer and higher levels
+ Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a team, delivering high performance and customer satisfaction
+ Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a professional environment that values open communication
+ Demonstrated ability to translate business drivers and priorities into security design
+ Strong presentation skills comfortable presenting to both technical and non-technical audiences
+ Energy and a clear passion for the role
+ Demonstrated personal values aligned with the corporate values
+ Excellent written and verbal business English
+ Willingness to travel occasionally to support key initiatives, attend meetings and attend conferences or training
+ Bachelor’s degree or military experience
+ At least 5 years of hands-on information technology experience.
+ At least 3 years of experience implementing security principles.
+ At least 3 years of experience designing and implementing security solutions
+ At least 1 year of experience with cloud computing that includes security considerations
+ AT least 1 years of experience with agile development
+ At least 1 years of prior consulting or engineering experience
+ Master’s degree in computer science or military experience
+ Certifications: CISSP or SANS
+ Certification: Cloud computing
**At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position**
At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.