IBM Watson & Cloud Platform Chief Security Architect in Raleigh, North Carolina

Preferred Work Location is New York, NY, Research Triangle Park, NC or San Francisco, CAWe live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming industries, society and even the workplace. New roles are being created that never existed before to meet the demands of this transformation. And IBM Watson and Cloud Platform is now looking for talent to usher in the next era of cognitive computing. Discover what you can make of this moment and embark on the journey with us at IBM Watson as a Chief Security Architect working as a key member of a highly-skilled, results-oriented management team.The individual will be responsible for leading the Watson Platform Services security direction, working directly with both clients and IBM Cloud service developers, architects, offering management to ensure that architectures meet client needs while conforming with IBM Cloud direction. This individual should be familiar with IBM IT Security Standard and will be required to quickly master and actively contribute to the development and documentation of Watson Platform security technical architecture, standards, and policies. Familiarity with U.S. and international security and privacy frameworks including FedRAMP, HIPAA, ISO27001 & 27002, GDPR and Privacy Shield are desirable. The Chief Architect will be need to manage time effectively under pressure of competing high priority client-driven schedules and requirements. Ability to work collaboratively, make decisions independently, and communicate effectively with clients, service architects, and executives on complex projects is a necessity.

5 plus years of related experience with the following:

  • Enterprise level experience with Fortune 500 clients

  • Cloud Security and technical problem resolution for clients

  • Standards and compliance expertise

  • Experience with compliance regulated environment

  • Open Stack and Cloud Computing environments


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