Security Solution Architect
IBM Security Solution Design Department, working closely with IBM X-Force Command Center, is looking for professional able to fill the position of Technical Architect in Security area.
This role is available for experienced Engineer/Architect/Consultant with broad practical knowledge in designing of IT Security architectures and excellent communication skills.
Such person should be able to analyze technical documentation, extract customer expectations, and convert business requirements into a workable solution, well measured from technical and financial perspective.
Security Solution Architect will work jointly with Technical Solution Managers, sales teams, end customers, thus client-facing communications skills and focus on business are also essential to this position.
Candidate for this role need to be able to create technical delivery artifacts such as architecture design document, optimization plans, service designs, reference architectures, proposal input, presentations and other technical deliverables.
As a technical professional, Security Solution Architect will be required to provide guidance on implementation of proposed solution/architecture. This would include infrastructure sizing, hardware & software selection, deployment considerations and systems integration.
It is expected that person in this role will have excellent presentation skills, able to run dialogue with the client and clearly and accurately describe business benefits to C-level audience.
Experience in LLD and HLD designing of Network & IT Security architectures;
Ability to design architecture / solution from the scratch, optimize & integrate existing environment;
Pre-sales experience, working with engagement team, partners and customers;
Readiness to work under time pressure and be able to adjust quickly to architecture or project demands;
Very good communication and presentation skills;
Ability to work independently, and be self sufficient to organize work according to schedule;
Work within a larger group in international and multicultural environment;
Readiness to travel, up to 25% annually;
At least 3 years of experience on Specialist / Designer / Consultant position related to Security;
Broad architecture design knowledge in at least four of the following technologies and areas:
General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR (most desirable);
Managed Services (most desirable);
Networking, LAN/WAN, VPN (preferred);
Security in the Cloud;
Consultancy & Privacy Security Services;
Security products (HW & SW): SIEM, IDPS, Firewall, Web Gateway, HIPS, AV, DLP;
At least 2 years in client facing role
At least 4 years of experience as Engineer / Specialist, hands on practical knowledge
Pre-sales practitioner with proven background, working on large, complex engagements
SME knowledge of networking, cloud and infrastructure is a strong plus.
Awareness of costing methodologies and financial factors
Knowledge about outsourcing models and techniques
Any certificates related to this position, like CISA, CISSP, CCSP, CCNP will be an advantage
Any other foreign language is a strong plus
Training and certifications
Private medical package and insurance package
Working on international projects in multicultural teams
“Good to be an IBMer” discounts
Cinema & trips for IBMers
Summer camps for children
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
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Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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