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IT Security Architect in Louisville, KY at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/7/2019

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Job Description

Provides high-level expertise in shaping security standards and architecture for the enterprise, to include business area technical leadership and technical leadership stakeholders in Information Technology (including Operational Technology and Internet of Things) for business operations and support functions. Provides guidance on IT Security architecture necessary for regulatory compliance and in support of enhanced business capabilities. Collaborates with other IT and OT groups in the development of Technology Roadmaps and in the introduction of new technology.

  • Top level technical contributor with superior expertise in IT Security and regulatory compliance. Guides and influences critical security architectural priorities.
  • Collaborates with the Enterprise Security Team, IT Enterprise Architect-Infrastructure, IT Application Development Architects, Operational Technology Architects (SCADA) to develop an agreed architecture that best suits LKE Business Strategies and Risks, as well as specific business unit strategies and risks. Formulates architectural approaches that enable business objectives and mitigate risks.
  • Performs new technology assessments for software/hardware or external data vendors to ensure they fit within the organizations IT Security framework.
  • Reviews applicable regulations; designs and provides guidance on deployment of the security architecture and processes necessary to achieve and maintain compliance.
  • Identifies new technology which can enhance security. Investigates emerging security technologies - selects and recommends those that hold promise. Informs and educates IT and the business regarding potential benefits and applications.
  • Maintains expert knowledge of Security technology, spanning IT, OT, and physical domains, including vendor products, infrastructure, application architectures, and development methodologies.
  • Establishes and leads an integrated Security Technology roadmap for projects and multi-year technology investments. Ensures alignment with corporate IT standards, architecture planning, and best practices for IT Security. Ensures recommendations delivered are cost-effective, reliable, accurate and consistent with the overall corporate strategy.
  • Assists in drafting and enforcing IT Security standards, policies, and processes.
  • Work with IT Security leadership to develop strategies and plans to enforce security requirements and address identified risks.