Cyber Security Architect
in Halifax, NS

Halifax, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 904389500
Req ID: 201326
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 Cyber Security Architect to join our team in Halifax, Nova Scotia (CA-NS), Canada (CA).
  • 10+ years of IT Experience in Cyber Security Management
  • Strong working knowledge of IT risks, cyber security, and computer operating software
  • Advanced understanding of security protocols, cryptography, and security
  • Enhances security team accomplishments and competencies by planning the delivery of solutions and answering technical questions.
  • Plans, researches, and designs security architecture for IT systems.
  • Develops, reviews, and approves installation requirements for LANs, WANs, VPNs, firewalls, routers, and related network devices.
  • Determines security protocols by evaluating business strategies and requirements.
  • Responds to, and investigates, security incidents and provides thorough post-event analyses.
  • Develops project timelines for ongoing system upgrades.
  • Reviews system security measures and implements necessary enhancements.
  • Conducts regular tests and monitoring of network security.
  • Verifies security systems by developing and implementing test scripts.
  • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards, participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Demonstrated success in project management
  • Advanced knowledge of the OSI model and security that is associated with each layer
  • Understanding of routing and switching protocols as they relate to load balancing
  • Advanced understanding of application layer protocols including HTTP, SSH, SSL and DNS
  • Knowledge and stay abreast on the latest security and privacy legislation, regulations, advisories, alerts and vulnerabilities
  • Strong working knowledge of Intel platforms
  • Understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers and emerging computing trends
  • Knowledge and understanding of industry trends and new technologies and ability to apply trends to architectural needs
  • Knowledge of enterprise platforms and operating systems as well as knowledge of key business functions and processes
  • Working knowledge of Agile development, Scrum and Application Lifecycle Management

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 considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.
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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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