Senior Security Architect

Digital Realty Trust Dallas, TX
POSITION: Senior Security Architect

Opportunity Snapshot

The Senior Security Architect will play a key role in the strategic and operational components of the cyber security program. This role will define the technical strategy and supporting architecture. The Senior Security Architect will be a forward-thinking problem solver that addresses business risk by employing defense in depth practices.

The Requirements

Technical Skills:

* Experience leading security design and architecture reviews of large applications, systems and networks

* Implementation of technical controls including WAF, IDS/IPS, SIEM, AV, EDR, Application Whitelisting, PKI, Vulnerability Management and 2FA

* Knowledge of Defense in Depth

* Deep knowledge in Windows Security

* Proficiency in scripting language (Powershell, Python or Perl)

* Understanding of ICS/SCADA systems and architectures

Non-Technical Skills:

* Experience navigating business through complex risk decisions

* Ability to present technical information in an understandable manner

* Strong written and oral communication skills

* Be a calming force under stressful conditions

* Able to evangelize importance and value of security program

Desired Backgrounds:

* 7+ years of progressive security experience in a technical role

* Experience mentoring and developing junior resources

* Experience in data center or other industrial space

* Track record of success in securing large and complex environments

* Certifications (ISC2, ISACA, GIAC, COMPTIA) preferred

* Military, IC or LE experience a plus

The Role

The ideal candidate will act as an authoritative resource in application, system, network and physical security from an attackers perspective. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, leading security assessments of third party and internal applications, networks and physical systems, defining security requirements, and evaluating processes, network designs and access controls. This role requires collaboration with developers, system/network administrators, and other stakeholders to ensure correct design, development, and implementation of applications and networks.

Note: this description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities.

Digital Realty: Where the cloud lives and business thrives

We built the global standard for technical real estate, developing a unique capability to acquire, manage, and scale data center campuses. Now, Digital Realty is building a unique ecosystem of open solutions that power customer growth through exceptional service on a foundation of unrivaled data center expertise. The new Digital Realty combines unparalleled data center services, carrier-dense interconnection, real estate acumen, and financial strength to create unique power of choice and value when and where our customers need it.

Our Mission

To provide our customers with the trusted foundation for the digital world

Our Vision

To build a network of connected campuses and internet gateways that become the heart of the internet and cloud, powering growth and prosperity for customers, employees and shareholders.

Our Values

Guide our decisions and actions every day—above all else, we value customers, excellence, talent, teamwork and success.

About Digital Realty

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. supports the data center and colocation strategies of more than 2,000 firms across its secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Digital Realty's clients include companies of all sizes, ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, gaming, life sciences and consumer products

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employee of Digital Realty and its subsidiaries. Digital Realty is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited referrals.

Job LocationDallas, Texas, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular