IT Security Architect/Consultant

Job description:

The role of the IT Security Architect/Consultant contains the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Communication with all stakeholders, in particular ISO ITERGO, global IT architects, development units and operations
  • Co-responsibility for the design, development, control and presentation of the ITERGO target architecture for IT security (“IT Security Landscape”) consisting of prevention, detection, response and recovery measures
  • Design of tailor-made IT security solutions for critical projects and verification of their implementation
  • Joint responsibility for anchoring the IT security architecture specifications in the development, control and operating processes and, if necessary, consulting/training the persons involved (“stakeholders”)
  • Coordination and mediation with stakeholders in finding pragmatic, legally compliant solutions in complex large-scale projects
  • Responsibility for creating decision templates for the Architecture Panel and the Architecture Board

Job specification:

  • Academic degree or comparable vocational training, preferably in IT and/or management
  • At least 5 years of professional experience as an architect and/or consultant in IT security and/or information security
  • Broad, proven IT experience background
  • ISO27001, CISSP, ISSAP, TOGAF and COBIT certifications desirable
  • Long-term experience in the IT environment of financial services companies and technologies used there
  • Many years of practical experience in managing complex IT projects
  • Many years of experience in corporate structures and global matrix organizations, as well as with complex IT services and solutions
  • Ability to cooperate, assertiveness, diplomatic skills
  • Good analytical and concept development skills
  • Ability to present complex facts clearly, comprehensibly and precisely to general public
  • Fluency in English (mandatory) and German (optional) languages
  • High self-motivation and ability to work under pressure
  • Good teamwork abilities