The role of the Cloud Security Architect is to work with services and product teams to identify technical solutions to security problems and lead implementation teams to build, deploy, and support technology offerings. In this capacity you will engage cross-functionally, working closely with development engineering and BU teams, as well as with a range of Cisco s security-sensitive customers.
You have 10-15+ years of experience in a highly technical role, developing and launching new infrastructure and applications, products or technologies, with accountability for development and operations.
Prior security-related development, architecture definition, and/or operations experience is required.
With a broad technical background in IT, and security depth in particular, strong experience and understanding of embedded, cloud and virtual security practices & technologies, security threat detection & prevention, risk mitigation, vulnerability testing, CWEs, etc.
Strong software and XaaS experience configuring, developing or leading cloud or virtualization technologies, applications & services.
Excellent, applied knowledge of Agile Methodologies, DevOps and CI/CD with relevant experience in all phases of the Product Life Cycle, from concept and execution through EoL.
Industry leadership and expertise in XaaS application development, IT infra & security, secure development, cyber threats, penetration testing, system hardening, authentication schemes, PKI - X.509 certificates, cryptography, CentOS and Linux application & administration knowledge, etc.
Experience with Secure Development Lifecycle methodology & tools, preferably CSDL, including product security baseline (PSB) requirements and risk assessment tools.
Wide experience with Cisco s products and services portfolio, including the enterprise, service provider, security, collaboration, etc portfolios.
Strong technical writing and presentation skills.
Proven ability in creating and delivering product & service related collateral, technical deployment guides, white papers and business/technical presentations.
You are passionate, highly motivated, eager to influence and inspire change, and to develop new skills. With a zeal for learning you are confident diving into business & technical subjects outside of your immediate knowledge base. A consummate team-player, with outstanding listening, influencing, collaboration & communication skills.
Strong understanding of Cisco Cloud offerings such as WebEx, Stealthwatch, OpenDNS
You are very familiar with the OWASP top 10 and their application to Cloud Services
You are energized in working with software engineers who build intelligent security automation capabilities to expose vulnerabilities
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Minimum Experience Required:
Mandatory Skills: Cloud Security Telecom Service Provider, Architecting
Language Skills: English Language