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MS - Solution Architect D
Ref No.: 15-01983
Location: East Windsor, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/15/2015 to 12/31/2015
Security Arhcitect 
Main responsibilities are:
  • Performs to an level of excellence when D.B. can find no fault
  • Technical process design/ architecture
  • Device hardening standards and techniques
  • Tiffin compliance and rule revalidation
  • Refresh program solution design
  • Develop Proposal for tool and update processes for firewall rule revalidations to include BU SISOs
  • TACACS Implementation – Develop processes to include how the TACACS will be hardened against each new set of policies, Update network build / decommission docs for TACACS integration/de-integration steps, Explore additional functionality that may be available once systems are integrated
  • Network Security Compliance – Develop Health Checking Process, Develop Health Checking Calendar, and Develop Technical Specifications for each device type
  • Support Model / remediation Plan – Develop Proposal for bringing the existing 3rd party network equipment into BAN support including Knowledge Transfer
  • Firewall SW-HW Recommendations – Develop Proposal for bringing remaining firewalls with SW going end of life into support
  • Develop Proposal for replacing / refreshing all network devices
Senior Security Architect Job Duties:
  • Enhances security team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions; answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members.
  • Determines security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researching information security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; preparing cost estimates.
  • Plans security systems by evaluating network and security technologies; developing requirements for local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), virtual private networks (VPNs), routers, firewalls, and related security and network devices; designs public key infrastructures (PKIs), including use of certification authorities (CAs) and digital signatures as well as hardware and software; adhering to industry standards.
  • Implements security systems by specifying intrusion detection methodologies and equipment; directing equipment and software installation and calibration; preparing preventive and reactive measures; creating, transmitting, and maintaining keys; providing technical support; completing documentation.
  • Verifies security systems by developing and implementing test scripts.
  • Maintains security by monitoring and ensuring compliance to standards, policies, and procedures; conducting incident response analyses; developing and conducting training programs.
  • Upgrades security systems by monitoring security environment; identifying security gaps; evaluating and implementing enhancements.
  • Prepares system security reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
  • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.