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|Job Ref:||b7abde981||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||Ontario||City:||Ottawa||Address:||Post Date:||10/10/2016 09:33|
Lead Cyber Solution Architect Position Description CGI is seeking a Lead Cyber Solution Architect to support the development of CGI Cyber Security tools and services. Position Description In this visionary role you will support and provide solution deployment architecture, design security architecture, security solution development for different internal projects, as a Cyber Subject Matter Expert (SME) this role supports architecture activities in all of the Cyber Security technical areas. Principle duties:The Lead Cyber Security Solution Architect functions act as the Cyber Solution Lead on evaluating, packaging and operationalizing Cyber Security managed services. The role supports CGI new solution development, authoring technology publication, help CGI's business leaders to define their Cyber requirements and translate those requirements to formulate new services and offerings. This position provides security solution design, development, writing, briefing and support to CGI major initiatives The position also develops Cyber Security technical logical and physical models with forward thinking technical tool and service solutions that address the latest Cyber threats and emerging technology to counter those threats. Areas of Cyber Security expertise include but are not limited to intrusion detection/prevention systems, Next Gen firewall tools, security audit log monitoring tools, vulnerability assessment tools, technical compliance monitoring tools, and security event and incident management tools and services and Cloud security. Duties also include Cyber Security technical support of development efforts, to include developing briefings and technology papers as well as support of deployment models of CGI Cyber Security service capabilities, and to identify client security needs and map those needs to CGI solutions. Candidates must have in depth knowledge of inner working of security tools and processes and be able to provide leadership in creation of integration of these tools and processes. Additionally, candidates should have mature understanding of Cloud technologies with expertise in security architecture and implementing or integrating different security solution in the Cloud NA will need to possess demonstrable leadership abilities, problem solving skills, the ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally to various levels of leadership internally and within client organizationsEssential Roles and Responsibilities • Technical oversight of development of managed security services and mentoring of Deployment and Support team members• Collaborate with other Security Solution Architects and management to grow and evolve CGI's Managed Security Service offerings• Maintain awareness of trends in IT security technology and regulatory requirements• Use deliverables from vision and strategy phase to develop conceptual, logical and physical technical models• Create best practice technical architecture models utilizing knowledge of industry and technology trends• Identify and evaluate technical architecture to ensure solutions satisfy business requirements and performance objectives • Use industry best practices framework, activities and tasks as a basis for developing cost and ROI estimate and develop overarching program plans • Interpret business requirements and translates them into technical requirements • Manage client expectations and balances the needs of the company and client to ensure satisfaction for both • Influence decisions and project direction at the executive level• Foster collaborative relationships with the suppliers, practitioners, and industry organizations. Analyzes, designs, and facilitates implementation of work processes and job responsibilities associated with R&D.• Continually identify, assess, and improve technology implementation and delivery mechanismsMinimum Technical Qualifications:• In-depth understanding of emerging security threats• Advanced competencies in managed security services architecture, operating and service models• Demonstrable expertise in architectural frameworks such as ITIL, SABSA, etc• Mature understanding of networking stacks such as OSI, interconnectivity protocols and integration strategies• Hands-on experience dealing with Public Cloud environment particularly AWS and Azure• Knowledge of auditory frameworks such as HIPPA, PCI, NIST, etc• Experience leading security architecture team• Subject matter expert in leading security technologies such as NGFW, intrusion detection systems, audit log monitoring systems, compliance monitoring systems, security management and reporting systems, security incident management systems, anti-virus & anti-spam systems, virtual private network technology, Web application firewall, remote access technology and vulnerability assessment technologies.• Ability and experience in writing clear and concise technical documentation• Experience working with current and emerging information security technologies and development methodologies • Experience working with network software and hardware, data or voice • Experience working with proprietary software and hardwareOther Position Specific Qualifications: • Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred • At least 12 years of Cyber Security and IT Systems architecture, engineering, integration and deployment experience to include architecting and development of information security systems and applications • Security certifications: SANS/GIAC (GCIH, GCIA or GCUX), CCNA, CISSP, or CISA certifications• At least 8 years of experience creating technology models particularly for mentioned technologies • Ability to speak and communicate effectively with peers and management• Ability to deal with aggressive timelines and the associated pressure• Strong writing and oral skills • Strong skills in time, priority and task management • Strong interpersonal skills to interact with customers and other CGI members • Strong communication skills to interact with team members and support personnel • Good leadership skills • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Your future duties and responsibilities Required qualifications to be successful in this role At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at NA is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase NA wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals NA is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs. Skills Reference 485359
At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at NA.
This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.