This role is responsible for creating and applying sound security practices in the design, delivery, and operations of IT solutions and requires an experienced practitioner with significant experience in Software and Application Security with a core focus of application security architecture, design and implementation, reviews through code ysis and hands on testing. Software Development experience is essential, as the function this individual will lead is tasked with security review and the design and development of security controls. This role is influencing the overall direction for securing applications with large focus on cloud, emerging technologies, Architecture consulting and formal system Design Review
The Security Architect is the main contributor for specifying components and configurations needed to address security of information usage, transmission, and storage within IT solutions and collects feedback from the Security and Risks ysts for exceptions, trends and threats for improving existing and future solutions, and is consulted on providing guidance for imminent security threats.
Candidates must have:
University degree or college diploma in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related IT discipline
Minimum of 5 years of experience in software development, SDLC and solid programming skills in Java and .Net. and areas related to IT security
Systems integration experience in a SOA environment using an Enterprise Services Bus for open standards (SOAP, XML) and proprietary adaptations to specific COTS package interfaces is an asset. Knowledge of cloud:based infrastructures and their specific security characteristics.
Certification in the field of information security such as a CISSP, or any of the SANS certifications
Education or certification in ITIL V3
Free parking, great benefits and a great solid organization with excellent core values and culture.
Thank you for your interest, only candidates who are a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident will be considered and only candidates that meet the requirements will be contacted.
Donaldson and James is a national staffing firm with offices across Canada.