Ref No.: 18-01482
Location: Mountain View, California
 
Job Description:-
Duties: 
·         The Senior Security Architect in GSO will assume responsibility for providing expert security
·         guidance in shaping solution architecture ensuring seamless development, implementation and
·         operationalization of Symantec Initiatives. Reporting into the Chief Security Architect, the GSO
·         security Architecture team hold ultimate responsibility for shaping enterprise security architecture
·         and directing out IT counterparts to build intrinsically secure solutions.
Key Responsibilities:
·         Be part of transformative security change
·         Serve as the point of contact for the GSO Security Architecture team at Symantec.
·         Responsible for working in all aspects of maintaining and managing day to day security architecture tasks.
·         Working with lines of business to research technical challenges that have potential impacts on the business and its products.
·         Manage internal and external security assessments of Symantec software and hardware
·         Establish credibility as a trusted advisor to stakeholders including customers, executives, peers, and employees
·         Understand Symantec's engineering culture and be a change agent for Security.
·         Maintain strong knowledge of ongoing security threats, remediation and operational best practices.
·         Provide guidance on work product and acting as an influencer representing GSO office
·         Provide security input for business procedures, and new projects.
·         Evaluate security controls to ensure effectiveness, including managing the security controlremediation efforts.
•        Participate in internal security assessments.
•        Stay current on security industry trends, attack techniques, mitigation techniques, and security technologies by attending conferences, networking with peers, and other educationalopportunities.
•        Champion 'new ways of working' aligning to GSO's Security Transformation agenda
•        Author Enterprise Security Architecture artifacts to enable business to build inherently secure
·         solutions
Skills:   
·         Have extensive experience (10 years +) in multiple disciplines across the security domain
·         Possess experience working with senior leadership who have excellent communication skills
·         Experience managing the implementation or enhancement of security controls across a diverse business.
·         Strong problem-solving skills, including the ability to develop innovative risk mitigation
·         solutions that address core issues.
·         Well-versed in enterprise risk assessment methodologies.
·         Exceptional understanding of security vulnerabilities and common software engineering flaws.
·         Exceptional document authoring experience
·         Sound experience in Executive level stakeholder management
·         Sound experience working across multiple initiatives
·         Experience in participation with security control assessments or audits.
·         Experience in a highly regulated industry requiring protection of sensitive information.
·         Cloud Security knowledge and experience is a plus.
·         Ability to work independently and in ambiguous situation.
·         Deadline driven and detail-oriented.
Education:          
·         Bachelor's degree.  Master's degree or higher preferred.