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IBM Security Services Solution Design in Bangalore, India


Information and Data are some of the most important organizational assets in today's businesses. As a Security Consultant, you will be a key advisor for IBM's clients, analyzing business requirements to design and implement the best security solutions for their needs. You will apply your technical skills to find the balance between enabling and securing the client's organization with the cognitive solutions that are making IBM the fastest growing enterprise security business in the world.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Security Services Solution Design team lead is a technical sales team member that is responsible for understanding Customer requirements in the areas of network, infrastructure, Cloud, data and application space and creating corresponding security solutions for protection of these layers. It is imperative to define solutions of value as per Customer's priorities and budget. The typical engagement will either involve direct customer interactions to support a proactive sale or responding to RFPs. The activities will involve discussions to understand and elaborate requirements, create the solution catalog, define the architecture and arrive at appropriate cost for the solution.

Solution Design team lead will also be responsible for leading and managing the team. The activity will also require collaborating closely with other business functions (e.g. Sales, Delivery, Consultancy etc.) and create & promote reusable assets, which will require for the quick turnaround of the solution.

This role will also require the close collaboration with APAC and WW teams

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Min 12 years' experience as Security Architect / Solution Lead

  • Min 8 years' experience in Security Presales/Tech Sales Role

  • Experience with creating logical and physical Security Architecture for on-premises and cloud-based security solutions.

  • Shall be able to project IBM's global security capabilities to our clients

  • Shall be able to establish trust relationship with key clients

  • Understand Requests for Proposals as issued by Customers and lead the response within defined timelines. This will require:

  • Ability to understand technical requirements of the RFP, Service Level Agreements, resourcing, timelines to deliver, etc.

  • Create a solution blueprint for the security solution in response to the requirements.

  • Work with partners to understand their solutions and determine fitment as per ask and compliance.

  • Derive solution alternatives that meet Customer ask and select best possible techno-commercial solution for the response with appropriate value proposition.

  • Create response documents in form of Solution Document, Statement of work and presentations to articulate the response and its value

  • Determine cost required to deliver all components of the solution including technical partner solutions, implementation and operations cost.

  • Technical defense of the solution

  • Proactively engage customers that seek security transformation programs in lieu of digital transformation, privacy regulations, cloud migration, vendor consolidation, etc.

  • Articulate Security Solutions by way of presentations to Customers to explain value and help them select best solution as per requirements, timelines and budget.

  • Understanding of application deployment methodology such as CI/CD and utilization of containers for deployment of applications.

  • Strong experience in the areas of:

  • application security (application security programs, threat modelling, Secure SDLC, DevSecOps, Security testing, etc.)

  • data security (data encryption, tokenization, data loss, data-warehouse security, etc.)

  • threat management (log management, correlation, incidence response, etc.)

  • blockchain security fundamentals (preferred)

  • container security fundamentals (preferred)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Act as the technical point of contact for the customer.

  • Be able to respond to requirement within defined timelines

  • Accountable for individual or team results.

  • Negotiation skills to support sales team and navigate customer budgets and fit solutions accordingly

  • Strong Security articulation skills to explain security solutions and their value proposition to customers.

  • Ability to absorb professional knowledge quickly and develop skills.

  • Draw upon professional concepts to collaborate with other teams to carry out assigned duties.

  • Understanding of industry domains is an advantage.

About Business UnitIBM Consulting is IBM's consulting and global professional services business, with market leading capabilities in business and technology transformation. With deep expertise in many industries, we offer strategy, experience, technology, and operations services to many of the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Our people are focused on accelerating our clients' businesses through the power of collaboration. We believe in the power of technology responsibly used to help people, partners and the planet.

This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date and proof of vaccination status will be required before your start date. During the Onboarding process you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status, in case you are unable to get vaccinated for any reason, you can let us know at that stage. Please let us know if you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons. IBM will consider such requests on a case by case basis subject to submission of required proof by the candidate before a stipulated date.

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