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Cloud Security Architect - Remote

Location
Sacramento, California
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
14 Jul 2022
Your Opportunity

This role can be telecommute

The Security Strategy, Research & Design team handles the Firms security strategy and domain security architecture vision and development. We drive and synchronize security strategies aligned with technology and business priorities along with validating future directions through security research and innovation.

In this role the Cloud Security Architect will have responsibility for identifying, designing, developing, leading cloud security across a broad portfolio of public cloud services and related technology systems, and the assessment of new and emerging cloud security technologies at the very large enterprise scale.

Help us protect the Cloud from the most advanced threats. As a Cloud Security Architect you will work hand-in-hand with product engineers designing and implementing our core platform services. This highly dynamic, hands-on role will work in-depth with our scaled, event-driven, distributed infrastructure to ensure performance and protection are evenly balanced.

What you are good at
  • Build and leverage threat models to secure core cloud platform services
  • Establish protections to enable product team usage of emergent cloud features
  • Co-author next generation cloud platform designs accounting for evolving threat and product landscapes
  • Describes the solution intent and the associated operating environment, determining the primary systems/subsystems and their interfaces, defining non-functional requirements and architectural runway to support new epics/features and expand into new opportunities
  • Ensures the solution is fit for purpose and use by working with stakeholders, vendors/service providers, and evaluating the impact of strategic design decisions
  • Contributes to best practices, standard templates, and the architecture roadmap for defined domains.
  • Contributes to the development of best practices including standardized templates
  • Works with Product Manager/Owner to plan and prioritize technology focused backlog items for the architecture runway to enable business epics/features and expand into new opportunities
  • Clarifies the architecture for the development teams to support implementation, and provides solution options to resolve any architectural impediments
  • Performs design and code reviews to ensure all non-functional requirements for a solution are sufficiently met (e.g. security, performance, maintainability, scalability, usability, and reliability)
  • Develop security patterns, standards, and architectural decision records to ensure Schwab data at rest, in motion or in use is properly secured.
  • Design and develop data security architectures for cloud and cloud/hybrid-based systems.
What you have
  • Experience designing and implementing security services and tools applied to GCP, Azure and AWS
  • In-depth knowledge of Cloud platforms, Linux, and security at scale
  • Experience working with teams engineering products and bringing them to market
  • Demonstrated capabilities to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse teams
  • Understanding of compliance needs and evidence collection
  • Moderate ability to create scripts, perform automation, and aggregate data for analysis
  • A combination of confidence and independencewith the prudence to know when to ask for help
  • Demonstrates flexibility within a variety of changing situations, while working with individuals and groups.
  • 4-year college/university degree required
  • Minimum 10 + years of experience building and managing security infrastructure and solutions in the financial industries
  • Strong ability to effectively communicate with and present to the senior leadership team
  • Experience with assessment, development, implementation, integration, optimization, and documentation of a comprehensive and broad set of security technologies and processes in on premise, public and private cloud environments
  • Experience with Hybrid cloud architectures and designs
  • Must have experience with Internet Application Hosting architectures, best practices and related technologies to effectively protect externally facing applications
  • Experience with DevSecOps process, Container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes), API Gateways, and other common web application technologies is preferred
  • Strong knowledge of enterprise security concepts/frameworks and products, secure design principles and best practices
  • NIST 800-53, CIS Benchmarks, ISO 27000 series, COBIT, etc.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills a must.
  • Must be able to quickly and succinctly design and create technical solution/process documentation
  • Must be a self-starter, strong leader who is able to manage, develop and nurture a team of senior engineers and architects; work with limited supervision & be able to work well with others in a globally diverse IT environment
  • Understanding of cryptography as it relates to application, network and cloud security
  • CISSP, CCSP, TOGAF certification preferred. Other Information Security oriented certifications a plus
Colorado Compensation

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Workplace Flexibility Program () : We're proud to support our employees in a working approach that allows you to bring your best self to work whether thats in the office or remote.
  • Most Schwabbies have the opportunity to voluntarily work in the office or at home based on their preference
  • When the firm is ready to fully return to the office, employees will have the flexibility of a hybrid work environment, spending some time working remote and some time in the office.
  • Employees and managers can discuss and decide what works best for them, with additional flexibility available based on their role, business needs, and individual circumstances.
Subject to change as Schwab is continually evaluating the current environment in order to best care for the safety and well-being of our employees.

Why work for us?

Own Your Tomorrow embodies everything we do! We are committed to helping our employees ignite their potential and achieve their dreams. Our employees get to play a central role in reinventing a multi-trillion-dollar industry, creating a better, more modern way to build and manage wealth.

Benefits: A competitive and flexible package designed to empower you for today and tomorrow. We offer a competitive and flexible package designed to help you make the most of your life at work and at hometoday and in the future. Explore further () .

Schwab is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to any status that is protected by law. Please click here () to see the policy.

Schwab is an affirmative action employer, focused on advancing women, racial and ethnic minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities in the workplace. If you have a disability and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, contact Human Resources at or call (tel:) .

TD Ameritrade, a subsidiary of Charles Schwab, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At TD Ameritrade we believe People Matter. We value diversity and believe that it goes beyond all protected classes, thoughts, ideas, and perspectives.

Why work for us?

Own Your Tomorrow embodies everything we do! We are committed to helping our employees ignite their potential and achieve their dreams. Our employees get to play a central role in reinventing a multi-trillion-dollar industry, creating a better, more modern way to build and manage wealth.Benefits: A competitive and flexible package designed to empower you for today and tomorrow. We offer a competitive and flexible package designed to help you make the most of your life at work and at hometoday and in the future. Explore further (schwabrecruitmentguide2020.pdf).Schwab is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to any status that is protected by law. Please click here () to see the policy.Schwab is an affirmative action employer, focused on advancing women, racial and ethnic minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities in the workplace. If you have a disability and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, contact Human Resources at or call .TD Ameritrade, a subsidiary of Charles Schwab, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At TD Ameritrade we believe People Matter. We value diversity and believe that it goes beyond all protected classes, thoughts, ideas, and perspectives.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 658137769-2
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Charles Schwab
  • Location: Sacramento, California
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent