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Application Security Architect in Fenton, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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    Fenton, MO
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Job Description


This role interfaces with various technical teams and Maritz business units providing effective security solutions to enable the business while maintaining compliance and best practices. No direct reports or budgetary responsibility.

Reporting and Working Relationships

Reports to Information Security leadership or other management.

Works closely with all areas of Maritz IT and partnering groups.

Primary Responsibilities

35%: Support Security Health - Raise awareness and assist in the enforcement of security policies and regulatory requirements. Provide support to the Security Operations and Incident Response Teams. Assist with security mitigation and remediation efforts as needed. Improves efficiency of security functions, automates work processes and works collaboratively with IT operational personnel to accomplish a balance of business and security objectives. Maintain areas of an ISO 27001 and PCI DSS-based information security program to enhance/implement program areas and processes. Assists Information Security Compliance activities in support audit and assessment activities, including customer, PCI, and internal audit reviews.

35%: Provides security expertise - Provide guidance for selection of third party security service providers/vendors. Identify and evaluates risks, vulnerabilities and threats to systems and applications. Interfaces with network and server administrators, desktop support staff, IT staff, developers, and non-IT departments on security issues and requirements. Participate in vendor product evaluation and recommendations.

30%: Security Analysis - Gather information and collaborate with IT and non-IT staff to assess and solve security issues for networks, servers and applications. Analyze business needs and researches security solutions.


  1. 3+ years of Information Security Engineering/Architecture Experience.
  2. Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university, or equivalent experience required.
  3. Possess software development skills in C#, Java and C level programming as well as strong scripting skills (i.e. PowerShell, Python, JavaScript, Perl).
  4. Architecture and or Engineering experience required in a minimum of 3 of the following sub-specialties: Firewall deployments, IDPS, DLP, EPP, Vulnerability Management, Threat Intel, Threat Validation, Threat Modeling, Incident Response, OS Hardening (Windows/Linux), Web Applications, Risk Management.
  5. Experience and knowledge of security/access control technologies such as Microsoft Active Directory, ADFS, SAML, SLDAP.
  6. Working knowledge of security compliance requirements such as ISO27001, PCI, SOX, and HIPAA.
  7. Security certification such as CISSP or equivalent.