IT Project Security Architect

Job Title: IT Project Security Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/09/17
Reference: 69916-ITBEL-SED_1501228882
Contact Name: Sebastien Guerard
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 28, 2017 09:01

Job Description

Our client, one of the leaders of the telecommunications industry in Belgium, is now looking for an IT Project Security Architect who will join a challenging team in order to meet their delay deliveries on time, in quality and in budget.

Task Description:
You will be part of the department responsible for the development of the products and services as well as the network and IT supporting all the business units of our client. Within this division and for each new project, the project security architect is in charge of the definition and the elaboration of the end to end security solution in close collaboration with the project architect, the business requestor, the domain experts and the project manager.

The IT Security Project Architect is assigned for appropriated projects:

*(Business) projects requiring fundamental changes to the E2E existing architecture (e.g. cloud, security segregation, identity and access management, third party integration …)
*Introduction/change of major new solution components in the application/platform landscape.

The IT security project architect secures the solutions of the future!

Main responsibilities:

*Challenge /complete /elaborate the functional and non-functional security requirements.
*Design robust ETE security architectures for IT projects:
Deliver and document an integrated ETE security solution architecture, in close collaboration with the IT delivery teams (IT infrastructure design and IT application teams) and conformed to the security governance guidelines.
*Elaborate if needed sustainable migration plan from "As-IS" to target architecture
*Provide adequate IT technical architecture design (hardware + software + network) compliant to security requirements
*Support the test managers to define security testing strategy & scenarios

Secondary tasks:

*Understand the "AS IS" security IT infrastructure, document and maintain a structured security architecture documentation.
*Participate to major technical roadmap elaboration in collaboration with enterprise and domains architects
*Assist and advice project architects to elaborate and design ETE project architecture solution conform to security guidelines and principles and share your experience with them.

Your Profile:

Are you passionate about technology? Do you have a can do attitude? Is respect an absolute must for you? Then you'll fit in perfectly with us.
*Master Degree in Computer Sciences or Telecom engineer or equivalent by experience
*Minimum 5 years of experience in analysis, development of technical solutions architecture in complex environment within large organization.
*Experience and expertise in specific technologies.
*Technical design experience is an important asset.
*You are able to understand and solve problems effectively.
*You have an analytical mind
*You are good at managing your time effectively and efficiently.
*You are able to work in team to achieve common goals.
*You take initiatives towards results
*You have strong communication skills
*You speak/write fluent in English and French/Dutch


*Knowledge of, and practical experience with solution security architecture methods and practices; knowledge of SABSA is a plus
*You have experience with the identification, remediation and documentation of risks in IT solutions
*Experience in the various security domains (Access Control, Application Development Security, Cryptography, Network Security) is a must
*Knowledge of TOGAF and Archimate is a plus
*General knowledge of network security controls - firewall, IDS/IPS, network access control and network segmentation
*Experience with security aspects of cloud solutions; identity federation, privacy, etc.
*Experience with application integration architecture; middleware, ESB, API's
*You are a conceptually strong thinker
*You design solutions taking into account the requirements of the customer and the risks to the organization

Do you think that this opportunity is interesting and that you could be the good match for this role? Feel free to contact me back with your updated CV.
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