Risk Assessment (w/Code Analyst)
in Halifax, NS

Halifax, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 804903700
Req ID: 159297
NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.
We are currently seeking a Risk Assessment (w/Code Analyst) to join our team in Halifax, Nova Scotia (CA-NS), Canada (CA).
Provide security architecture assessments of technology systems and processes to identify business risks and recommend remedial action based on established security standards or security best practices. You will be working on multiple security architecture and design assessments spanning multiple classes of technologies. The Integrator works with team members (Technology, Business, Suppliers, Stakeholders, and Partners) globally to perform assessments. To be successful as an Integrator the candidate must have broad technology experience coupled, risk management, communication, and time management skills.The candidate will be working with a global team of experts on modernizing the Firm's SDLC platform to enable deployment automation to private and public cloud endpoints and SaaS-based tooling. This role affords the opportunity to get in on the ground floor to help build the next generation of development and deployment tooling across a diverse set of tech stacks for the next decade
  • Lead deep dives with the requestor of the assessment
  • Prioritize risks identified in relation to business risks
  • Conduct assessment and provide technology risk/requirements to the requestor. Areas covered:
    • Authentication, Authorization, Auditing
    • Application Security - Session Security, Vulnerability/Pen Testing items, Input Validation
    • Secure data transport and storage
  • Periodically review security reference architecture (security blueprints) and conduct updates/enhancements
  • Participate in various Operational and Technology Risk governance processes
  • Assist in identifying new areas and opportunities of technology investment for the firm

  • Skills and Experience
    Security Architecture Skills
  • Required - In-depth knowledge of application, network, and platform security vulnerabilities. Ability to explain these vulnerabilities to developers
  • Required - Experience in conducting Information Security, IT Security, Audit assessments. Presenting the outcomes of the assessment and obtaining buy-in.
  • Required - Strong focus on reviewing technical designs and functional requirements to identify areas of Security weakness.
  • Required - Knowledge of Azure cloud, Azure DevOps, and CI/CD
  • Required - The candidate must have working experience in the following application/network security domains:
    • Authentication: SAML, SiteMinder, Kerberos, OpenId
    • Entitlements and identity management
    • Data protection, data leakage prevention, and secure data transfer and storage
    • App Security - validation checking, software attack methodologies
    • Cryptography - encryption, and hashing
  • Desired - Prior experience administering systems for version control (Bitbucket, Github), issue tracking (Jira), continuous integration (Jenkins, Github Actions)), or release management.
  • Desired - Knowledge of standard network model and the risks that present at each layer, the functions of network equipment such as switches, routers, firewalls, proxies, vpn, and load-balancers, and to understand network architecture.
  • Desired - The candidate must have a working knowledge of the primary operating systems (Unix, Windows, z/OS, Mac OS), the configuration and management of that platform at an enterprise scale, the security risks to that platform, and how to mitigate those risks.
  • Desired - experience in testing tools, at least one of Veracode, Fortify, OunceLabs, AppScan, WebInspect, Burp

  • Development Experience
  • Required - Even though the Integrator role is not a development role, the candidate must have previous background in programming, design, and application architecture.
  • Required - In order to be a practical Integrator, the candidate must have experience implementing complex applications in an enterprise environment.
  • Required - working knowledge of programming and scripting languages: Java, JavaScript, C#, C/C++, Perl, Python, Ruby
  • Desired - In-depth knowledge of web technologies such as Web Browsers, Web Servers, Web Services

  • Soft Skills (Required)
  • Excellent communication skills: written, oral, presentation, listening
  • Ability to influence through factual reasoning
  • Time management: ability to handle multiple concurrent assessments, plan based deliverable management, strong follow up and tracking
  • Strong focus on delivery when presented with short timelines and increased involvement from senior management
  • Ability to adjust communication of technology risks vs business risks based on the audience

  • Educational Requirements
    Bachelor's Degree with minimum 5 years relevant work experience in a high-paced, enterprise environment
    About NTT DATA Services
    NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.
    NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion . Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email [email protected] f or assistance.
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    About NTT DATA

    NTT DATA Services is a digital business and IT services leader headquartered in Plano, Texas. We are the largest business unit outside Japan of trusted global innovator NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 provider and part of the $109B NTT Group. With our consultative approach, we leverage deep industry expertise and leading-edge technologies powered by AI, automation and cloud to create practical and scalable solutions that contribute to society and help clients worldwide. Our global team delivers one of the industry’s most robust and integrated portfolios. This includes consulting, applications, data intelligence and analytics, hybrid infrastructure, workplace, cybersecurity and business process services to help organizations accelerate and sustain value throughout their digital journeys.

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