Information Security Architect

Deerfield Beach, FL

Onsite  -  IT - Security  -  Direct Placement  -  Job ID: 23-73453

Title: Information Security Architect
Location: Deerfield Beach, FL.  Must work Hybrid Schedule
Duration: Perm
Compensation: $150,000 plus bonus
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the US
Job Description:
The Information Security Architect will report directly to the Manager of Information Security Engineering and Architecture and support the Director of Business of Information Security to provide the highest quality of information assurance program to our business units and customers. This role will work closely with other members of the Information Security team, Information Technology, Enterprise Architecture, and Business Units and stakeholders.

  • Enhance security team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions, answering technical and procedural questions providing technical guidance
  • Secure enterprise information by determining security requirements; planning, preparing security standards, policies, and procedures
  • Determine security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researching information security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; preparing cost estimates
  • Ensure that acquired or developed system(s) and architecture(s) are consistent with organization's cybersecurity architecture guidelines
  • Work closely with Enterprise Architecture and Application Development to enhance the security posture of new and existing systems
  • Participate in designated projects and business initiatives as the security subject matter expert
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Review business processes from security perspective and identify threats, risks, and solutions accordingly
  • Continuously assess the state of the information security program using the Cybersecurity Framework (s) to identify gaps and works with appropriate stakeholders to remediate deficiencies
  • Ensure systems and applications are implemented with compensating controls to meet regulatory requirements (GLBA, etc.) as well as other organizational compliance (PCI) requirements
  • Enhance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Creation of key Information Security Intelligence, Security Analytics, Information Security Architecture, Risk and Privacy and/or Cloud Security assets to be used by the security practice
  • Participate in infrastructure and application project teams providing consultation on information security designs
  • Work on improvements for provided security services including the development ofnew tools and supporting assets.
  • Review and define requirements for information security solutions
  • Collaboration with delivery team members; technical and Process design and delivery responsibilities
  • Research emerging technologies in support of security enhancement and development efforts
  • Perform project leadership tasks on select security projects

Skillset / Experience:
Four-year degree in a relevant field preferred or an equivalent amount of post-secondary education and experience

  • Strong Azure Cloud Security experience
  • Strong Identity and Access Management experience
  • Strong Application Security experience
  • Experience with standard cyber security tools
  • 5 or more years' experience specifically in IT security
  • Knowledge of security frameworks and controls (e.g., NIST, CIS, PCI, GLBA, NYDFS)
  • Experience with Security as Code, Configuration as Code
  • Experience running projects in both Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Experience in working with compliance and regulatory program requirements
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills, applied with a solution-focused attitude
  • Excellent written communication skills, demonstrating the ability to write with purpose, clarity, and accuracy
  • Strong self-directed work habits, exhibiting initiative, drive, creativity, maturity, self-assurance and professionalism
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Ability to multi-task across multiple projects

About INSPYR Solutions:
Technology is our focus and quality is our commitment. As a national expert in delivering flexible technology and talent solutions, we strategically align industry and technical expertise with our clients’ business objectives and cultural needs. Our solutions are tailored to each client and include a wide variety of professional services, project, and talent solutions. By always striving for excellence and focusing on the human aspect of our business, we work seamlessly with our talent and clients to match the right solutions to the right opportunities. Learn more about us at
INSPYR Solutions provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, INSPYR Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.