Security Architect is a Hot New Job
Security Architect – The one position that CIOs and C-Level executives are looking to fill. With all of the recent cyber-attacks and negative publicity they have generated there is a need for this proactive position.
Most of the other positions are focused on “after the fact” monitoring. This one looks at what could happen and creates an architecture which address potential cyber-attacks and hacks. The individuals operate on a philosophy that is easier to prevent something from happening versus trying to address problems after they occur.
The individual in this position assumes responsibility for data security including the planning, design and implementation of security measures which safeguard access to enterprise terminal files and data elements. The administrator provides rapid response to user community’s request for security assistance.
They secure enterprise information by determining security requirements; planning, implementing, and testing security systems; preparing security standards, policies, and procedures; mentoring team members.
The full job description for this position has just been released.
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