Regions Bank Information Security Architect (REMOTE OPPORTUNITY) in Hartford, Connecticut
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At Regions, the Information Security Architect contributes the advancement of the Bank’s Information Security program’s capabilities through developing, communicating, and implementing a security architecture and secure development practices that increases the security of the Bank’s systems. This position collaborates with key stakeholders of business projects and initiatives and works closely with related teams.
Establishes a strategic security architecture vision, including standards and frameworks that are aligned with the overall business and IT strategies
Acts as information security subject matter expert; provides advisory and consulting services to business, IT departments, and IS management
Works closely with Enterprise Architecture and Application Development to enhance the security posture of new and existing systems
Works to design security architecture, evaluate risk posed to the organization from, and ultimately approve the implementation of systems and applications into the environment
Assesses the state of the information security program using the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and the FFIEC Cyber Assessment Tool to identify gaps and works with appropriate stakeholders to remediate deficiencies
Participates in the development of information security strategies, roadmaps, policies, and standards
Ensures systems and applications are implemented with compensating controls to meet regulatory requirements (GLBA, SOX, HIPAA, FFIEC, etc.) as well as other organizational compliance (PCI) requirements
Tracks metrics for compliance to IS standards by application and system owners
Develops and mentors team members
This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is not eligible for overtime pay.
This position is incentive eligible.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related degree
Eight (8) years experience in Information Security with a focus on software development, secure SDLC, or security architecture
- Experience in the design and implementation of security solutions
Skills and Competencies
Ability to evaluate risk versus reward and apply in a meaningful manner to the benefit of the organization
Ability to translate complex technical information across all levels of the organization
Ability to use independent judgment to make sound, justifiable decisions and takes action to solve problems
Ability to work effectively with a team as well as independently without daily direction
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks in an effective manner
Excellent customer service skills and problem resolution
Excellent written and verbal communication skills including developing and providing effective professional presentations to various audience types including senior management and leadership
Expert level knowledge of security principles
In depth knowledge of security solutions, tools, methodologies, and techniques
Strong project management skills
Thorough understanding of risks associated with virtualization and cloud-based computing and the impact of those technologies on an organizations security posture
Excellent customer service skills and problem resolution
Enhance security team standards and competencies by planning the delivery of solutions and emphasizing cloud first strategy
Evangelize cloud first, infrastructure as code, and security policy as code methodologies
Develops project timelines and drives future technologies needed to stay ahead of the attack surface
Plans, researches, and designs security architecture for the organization
Works with all internal security teams to review system security measures and implements necessary enhancements
Must possess in-depth knowledge of computer networking, load balancing, and other related technologies
Must possess in-depth knowledge of various flavors of UNIX systems, Windows Server and Window Domain controllers
Must possess in-depth knowledge of various containerization methods
Must possess in-depth knowledge of various scripting methods (ksh, sh, ps, python)
Pay ranges are job specific and are provided as a point-of-market reference for compensation decisions. Other factors which directly impact pay for individual associates include: experience, skills, knowledge, contribution, job location and, most importantly, performance in the job role. As these factors vary by individuals, pay will also vary among individual associates within the same job.
The target information listed below is based on the national range and level of the position.
Job Range Target:
Incentive Pay Plans:
This role is eligible to participate in the annual discretionary incentive plan. Employees are eligible to receive a discretionary award based on individual, business, and/or company performance.Opportunity to participate in the Long Term Incentive Plan.
Regions offers a benefits package that is flexible, comprehensive and recognizes that "one size does not fit all" for associates. Listed below is a synopsis of the benefits offered by Regions for informational purposes, which is not intended to be a complete summary of plan terms and conditions.
Paid Vacation/Sick Time
401K with Company Match
Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
Health Savings Account
Flexible Spending Account
Employee Assistance Program
Associate Volunteer Program
Please note, benefits and plans may be changed, amended, or terminated with respect to all or any class of associate at any time. To learn more about Regions’ benefits, please click or copy the link below to your browser.
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OFCCP Disclosure: Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:
Put people first
Do what is right
Focus on your customer
Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.
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