The Enterprise Information Security Architect (EISA) will be working on creating architecture standards, frameworks, roadmaps also provide project lifecycle information security support to designated application development teams other internal teams. Key responsibilities for this role will be will define the overall strategy and multi-year actionable road maps for systems that support CVS Caremark’s security program including, Cloud & Premise based Security technologies, (Firewalls, IDS/IPS, NAC, VPN, SIEM, Wireless, Mobility, Proxy, etc.). Security Architect will contribute to Risk & Compliance Management (Minimum Security Baselines, Policies and Standards.
The ideal candidate should have strong knowledge of emerging technologies, evolving threats, and the competitive landscape for security tools, infrastructure and managed services. The ability to effectively communicate and present strategy to senior executives and both technical and non-technical audiences is a must. This role will also - Develop roadmaps for creating the next generation of Security system platforms. - Conduct research on software/systems, drive proof of concepts, engage in strategy decisions - Participate in technology boards as needed - Work with other Security Architects, Privacy, Compliance and the Risk Management teams to report any Risk exceptions / Business variances and help remediate them according to the CVS Caremark guidelines.
This role will help Policy management teams to update the respective Security policies and standards documents. - Assist other application teams and IS functions including in the following areas: Provide ad-hoc security advice; Support technical risk assessments; Assist Security Incident Response Teams in the investigation of incidents ,if needed; Assist the system development and infrastructure units in identifying IS risks and the appropriate controls for development, day-to-day operation, and emerging technologies. Additional skills critical to this role: In depth, hands-on understanding and application architectures and technology (including web applications, mobile technology, web 2.0 technology, identity and access management); Thorough understanding of industry and corporate technology standards for Information Security; familiarity with security hacking tools and techniques; Strong understanding of business processes in support of online and mobile channels for retail industries; Strong judgment and decision-making skills; Excellent skills in preparing and present strategies, recommendations, and value propositions to senior leadership teams. 507632
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