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Security Architect II

Addison, Texas;

Job Description:

This role participates and assists more senior architects in the analysis, design, development and implementation of architectural deliverables, to include components of the assessment and optimization of system design and review of business requirements. Contributes to the determination of security requirements and alignment to information security policy. May be called upon to work with database, operations, technical support and other IT areas as appropriate throughout development and implementation processes. Serves as a technical security resource; provides technical knowledge and security capabilities as a team member and an individual contributor. Will not have direct reports but may influence and direct activities of a team related to special initiatives or operations. May provide input on staffing, budget and personnel. Typically 5 or more years of Information Security and IT experience.

Key Responsibilities:

•             Work across business and technology to create the solution intent and architectural vision and evolve it to align with GIS policy.

•             Consult with the business regarding problems and technology to understand challenges and find secure solutions through their knowledge of the domain, practical experiments and Proof of Concepts (POCs).

•             Lead rapid shaping of a high-level architecture with details filled in with emerging business requirements; ensure architecture is secure and designed to adapt easily.

•             Utilize the defined best practices, templates and documentation to create architectural designs; suggest improvements to best practices and templates through practical knowledge.

•             Work with Product Managers and Owners to plan and prioritize security-focused backlog items for the architecture runway to enable business epics and features.

•             Clarify the architecture and assist with system design (where needed) for the development teams to support implementation, and provide solution options to resolve any architectural impediments.

•             Perform design and code reviews to ensure all security requirements for a solution are sufficiently met (for example, confidentiality, integrity, and availability).

•             Educate team members on the security principles, technology practices, standardization strategies and best practices to create secure solutions.

•             Develop best practices, technology biases and preferred solutions.

•             Work with businesses, cybersecurity product owners and development team to deliver appropriate security solutions to businesses. 

Job Requirements:

•             Deep understanding of information security requirements such as Identity and Access Management, data protection, application security, cryptography.

•             Deep technical understanding of technologies used to build and deliver applications (e.g. database, backend, middleware, frontend, CI/CD components).

•             Experience working with stakeholders, expectation setting, understanding the problem, driving consensus and delivering desired outcomes.

•             Experience working with development teams explaining and defining requirements and developing solution architecture.

•             Professional certifications from organizations such as ISC2 or ISACA would be preferred.

Enterprise Role Overview - Participates in design, development and implementation of architectural deliverables, to include components of the assessment and optimization of system design and review of user requirements. Contributes to the determination of technical and operational feasibility of solutions. Develops prototypes of the system design and works with database, operations, technical support and other IT areas as appropriate throughout development and implementation processes. May lead multiple projects with competing deadlines. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource; provides tech knowledge and capabilities as team member and individual contributor. Will not have direct reports but will influence and direct activities of a team related to special initiatives or operations, as well as mentor junior band 5 Architect 1's. Provides input on staffing, budget and personnel. Typically 7 or more years of architecture experience.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

This role participates and assists more senior architects in the analysis, design, development and implementation of architectural deliverables, to include components of the assessment and optimization of system design and review of business requirements. Contributes to the determination of security requirements and alignment to information security policy. May be called upon to work with database, operations, technical support and other IT areas as appropriate throughout development and implementation processes. Serves as a technical security resource; provides technical knowledge and security capabilities as a team member and an individual contributor. Will not have direct reports but may influence and direct activities of a team related to special initiatives or operations. May provide input on staffing, budget and personnel. Typically 5 or more years of Information Security and IT experience.

Key Responsibilities:

•             Work across business and technology to create the solution intent and architectural vision and evolve it to align with GIS policy.

•             Consult with the business regarding problems and technology to understand challenges and find secure solutions through their knowledge of the domain, practical experiments and Proof of Concepts (POCs).

•             Lead rapid shaping of a high-level architecture with details filled in with emerging business requirements; ensure architecture is secure and designed to adapt easily.

•             Utilize the defined best practices, templates and documentation to create architectural designs; suggest improvements to best practices and templates through practical knowledge.

•             Work with Product Managers and Owners to plan and prioritize security-focused backlog items for the architecture runway to enable business epics and features.

•             Clarify the architecture and assist with system design (where needed) for the development teams to support implementation, and provide solution options to resolve any architectural impediments.

•             Perform design and code reviews to ensure all security requirements for a solution are sufficiently met (for example, confidentiality, integrity, and availability).

•             Educate team members on the security principles, technology practices, standardization strategies and best practices to create secure solutions.

•             Develop best practices, technology biases and preferred solutions.

•             Work with businesses, cybersecurity product owners and development team to deliver appropriate security solutions to businesses. 

Job Requirements:

•             Deep understanding of information security requirements such as Identity and Access Management, data protection, application security, cryptography.

•             Deep technical understanding of technologies used to build and deliver applications (e.g. database, backend, middleware, frontend, CI/CD components).

•             Experience working with stakeholders, expectation setting, understanding the problem, driving consensus and delivering desired outcomes.

•             Experience working with development teams explaining and defining requirements and developing solution architecture.

•             Professional certifications from organizations such as ISC2 or ISACA would be preferred.

Enterprise Role Overview - Participates in design, development and implementation of architectural deliverables, to include components of the assessment and optimization of system design and review of user requirements. Contributes to the determination of technical and operational feasibility of solutions. Develops prototypes of the system design and works with database, operations, technical support and other IT areas as appropriate throughout development and implementation processes. May lead multiple projects with competing deadlines. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource; provides tech knowledge and capabilities as team member and individual contributor. Will not have direct reports but will influence and direct activities of a team related to special initiatives or operations, as well as mentor junior band 5 Architect 1's. Provides input on staffing, budget and personnel. Typically 7 or more years of architecture experience.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21039130

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Michael Maples

Referral Bonus:

0

Colorado job seekers

Colorado pay range:

$107,500 - $153,000 annualized salary, offers to be negotiated based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the Corporate Performance Incentive Plan. Qualified employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual results and behaviors performance at year-end (limited roles may also qualify for incentives during performance year).

Benefits

This role is eligible for all usual company benefits. At Bank of America, our employees are the foundation of our success. That’s why we’re committed to offering a variety of competitive programs and benefits that support your physical, emotional and financial wellness both at work and at home.