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At Spectraforce we have a Philosophy – a Philosophy that excellence is derived through dedicated, focused and innovative work. We also believe that knowledge comes through sharing and growth comes to every organization where people use knowledge in team work. A progressive culture and a world of possibilities is what you see with us.

Duration: 6 Months

  • This position will provide security solutions, designs, architecture guidance, reviews, support, strategies across the entire organization to include security decision making through successful implementation while employing the highest levels of integrity.
  • Every security decision must consider both direct and indirect impacts on the global IT infrastructure.
  • Closely partner and collaborate with other engineering teams to effectively design, document, and deploy secure solutions globally to enhance and evolve the security posture of the firm ensuring data integrity, availability and confidentiality of all data entrusted that needs protection.
  • Responsible to design and implementation of on-premise and cloud security controls in support of hundreds of internal and external business IT projects and applications contributing to revenue growth globally.
  • Review, assess and sign-off on projects with respect to risk and adherence to security policies, standards, and industry best practices for data protection of Company and client data. Job responsibilities include design, connectivity, and software solutions aligning security, cost, performance, and customer requirements to reach viable secure solutions.


  • 4-year college/university degree required
  • Minimum 10 + years of experience building and managing security infrastructure and solutions in the financial industries
  • Minimum 5+ years of people management experience at a global enterprise Strong ability to effectively communicate with and present to the senior leadership team Experience with assessment, development, implementation, integration, optimization, and documentation of a comprehensive and broad set of security technologies and processes in on premise, public and private cloud environments
  • Experience with Hybrid cloud architectures and designs
  • Must have experience with Internet Application Hosting architectures, best practices and related technologies to effectively protect externally facing applications Experience with DevSecOps process, Container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes), API Gateways, and other common web application technologies is preferred
  • Strong knowledge of enterprise security concepts/frameworks and products, secure design principles and best practices NIST 800-53, CIS Benchmarks, ISO 27000 series, COBIT, etc.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills a must.
  • Must be able to quickly and succinctly design and create technical solution/process documentation
  • Must be a self-starter, strong leader who is able to manage, develop and nurture a team of senior engineers and architects; work with limited supervision & be able to work well with others in a globally diverse IT environment
  • Understanding of cryptography as it relates to application, network and cloud security CISSP, CCSP, TOGAF certification preferred.
  • Other Information Security oriented certifications

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