Security Architect

Date: Jun 23, 2022

LOCATION: Torrance, CA, US

Company: Pelican Products, Inc.

Want to work at a multinational company that is fast paced and has aggressive growth plans? If it's important for you to work at an organization that you're proud to represent, stand by it's products and contribute to work that has a real world impact, we may have an opportunity for you! 

 

Pelican Products is looking for a proactive, innovative thinker for our Security Architect opening. The ideal candidate will be known for being resourceful, self-directed, and have exceptional communication skills.

 

 

 

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Perform security assessments, identify gaps in existing security architecture, and recommend changes or improvements.
  • Design security architecture elements to mitigate threats.
  • Create solutions that align enterprise security architecture frameworks and standards (e.g. SABSA, NIST 800-53, ISO 27002) with overall business and security strategy.
  • Participate in risk assessments for new technologies and projects.
  • Employ secure configuration management processes.
  • Assist in developing a disaster recovery and business continuity plan. Identify and prioritize system functions required to promote continuity and availability of critical business processes such that in the circumstance of system failure critical business functions are restored or recovered promptly.
  • Document security requirements and controls for protecting information, systems, and technology assets.
  • Define and document how the implementation of a new technology impacts the security posture of the current environment.
  • Document and update as necessary all definition and architecture activities.
  • Provide input on security requirements to be included in request for proposals (RFPs), statements of work (SOWs), and other procurement documents.
  • Communicate current and emerging security threats to project team members.
  • Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or applicable employment agreement. Follows safety guidelines and procedures in accordance to the job.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

 

WHAT YOU BRING       

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Security Architecture.
  • CISSP, CISA, CISM, or other relevant security related designation(s) appreciated, but not required. 
  • Certifications in CISSP-ISSAP, TOGAF, or SABSA considered an asset.
  • Experience in identifying gaps in existing architectures.
  • Experience in designing security architectures to mitigate threats.
  • Knowledge of computer networking concepts and protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, DNS) and network security methodologies.
  • Knowledge of network access, identity, and access management (e.g. public key infrastructure, Oauth, OpenID, SAML, SPML).
  • Knowledge of capabilities and applications of network equipment including routers, switches, servers, transmission media, and related hardware.
  • Knowledge of remote access technology concepts.
  • Knowledge of application firewall concepts and functions (e.g. single point of authentication enforcement, data anonymization, DLP scanning, SSL security).
  • Work experience in cybersecurity designs for systems, networks, and multi-level security requirements or requirements for processing multiple classification levels of data.
  • Knowledge of risk management processes and experience in conducting risk assessments.
  • Familiarity with the application of privacy principles to organizational requirements.
  • Knowledge of identity and access management methods.
  • Experience with Windows, Unix, and Linux operating systems.
  • Knowledge of business continuity and disaster recovery operation plans.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills capable of managing projects that drive business objectives.
  • Exceptional written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in team environments and to negotiate with multiple stakeholders.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and to prioritize tasks.
  • Innovative thinker who is self-directed and resourceful.

 

BENEFITS & PERKS 

  • Paid Vacation, Sick and Holidays 
  • 401k plan – with a 4% immediate match 
  • Tuition Assistance Program 
  • Established reputable brand offering premium products – you’ll be proud to represent Pelican! 
  • Prime location – minutes away from the beach!
  • Amazing employee discount program on Pelican Products 
  • Great Benefits – several options including Pet insurance for our animal lovers. 
  • Wellness Discount Program 
  • Access to Exclusive Branded Pelican Apparel store  
  • Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network. 
  • And more… 

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Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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