Kforce Information Security Solutions Architect in Pontiac, Michigan

Kforce is immediately adding a full time Information Security Solutions Architect to our team in support of our enterprise technology solutions client in Pontiac, Michigan (MI).Summary:The information security solutions architect will be versatile SME who can function across many technologies, processes, and has the ability to use prior experience, and learn newer concepts and weave them into the fabric of the customer's unique environment.Specifically, the preferred candidate will have or will demonstrate the ability to develop the following skills:

  • Maintain awareness of Security Industry trends, including recent breaches, new or re-occurring attack vectors, and current research initiatives

Practical knowledge, and the ability to provide support in the areas of:

  • Security concepts

  • Networking technologies and the integration with security

  • Process and integration improvement/enablement scripts

  • Cloud applications, and security implications

  • Vulnerability management

  • Process improvements in general

  • Enterprise security infrastructures analysis and documentation

  • Governance, Risk and Compliance, including working knowledge of Federal regulatory concerns

  • Security policy assessment & development

  • Managed security services

  • Threat and risk management strategy

  • Security data aggregation and analytics

  • Identity and access management

  • DDOS attack detection and mitigation

  • Architecture security assessments, hands-on and review based to develop criteria, assess, and validate security architectures

  • Configuration management

  • ITIL process

  • Design and develop logical and physical security architectures

  • Develop security reference models and reference architectures

  • Identify and analyze functional and nonfunctional security requirements

  • Past experience working in a fast-paced customer facing operational environment is preferred

  • The candidate will be required to serve on an on-call rotation on an as needed basis and when necessary be available to assist with emergency incidents relating to customer's environments on a 24x7 basis

  • The candidate should have excellent communication and writing skills and will be asked to generate technical and executive level briefings for the customer

  • Exposure to multiple operating systems (Windows and Unix variants), scripting, Java/Python/etc. coding preferred, and security certifications include security products related certifications, Security , CISSP, ITILv3, etc.

  • Candidates with experience in an ITIL based highly regulated environment (financial, healthcare, government, etc.) environment along with experience with a service ticketing system preferred

  • Preferred locations for staffing are Auburn Hills, MI and Boise, ID

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours