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CVS Health

Sr Data Architect - Security

Irving, TX

Bring your heart to CVS Health. Every one of us at CVS Health shares a single, clear purpose: Bringing our heart to every moment of your health. This purpose guides our commitment to deliver enhanced human-centric health care for a rapidly changing world. Anchored in our brand - with heart at its center - our purpose sends a personal message that how we deliver our services is just as important as what we deliver.

Our Heart At Work Behaviors™ support this purpose. We want everyone who works at CVS Health to feel empowered by the role they play in transforming our culture and accelerating our ability to innovate and deliver solutions to make health care more personal, convenient and affordable.

The Sr. Data Architect - Security sits within our larger Governance organization and will provide architectural support and documentation for a variety of audiences.

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Responsibilities include:
  • Document processes, create architecture diagrams and embed control objectives
  • Create and Manage Personas
  • Implement a hybrid RBAC/ABAC model for accessing data and tools
  • Advise on cloud Cybersecurity components
  • Implement data security policies, procedures, and standards in line with the service scope
  • Complete data security operations tasks, such as security reviews and remediation activities
  • Contribute to the design and validate cloud solutions from a data security perspective
  • Drive best practices within teams with respect to data security standards and guidelines
  • Drive automation in the security area, including developing automation code/scripts
  • Participation in R&D projects related to Cloud Security products/services/solutions
  • Supervising trends and latest issues related to the domain of conducted projects
Required Qualifications
  • 3+ years experience in Data Architecture and Data Security, including experience developing data personas and data access policies
  • 3+ years experience in a cloud environment, with Knowledge of identity systems, technologies, and concepts such as Windows/Azure Active Directory, Ping, ADFS, OIDC, SAML, ABAC, Privacera, etc.
Preferred qualifications:
  • Solid grasp with security technologies such as firewalls, monitoring systems, access control systems, EDR
  • Experience with IT systems including Microsoft Windows, Linux operating systems, networking concepts
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new frameworks/technologies and quickly integrate with them
  • One or more industry security certifications, such as Google Cloud Security Engineer, Google Professional Data Engineer Certification, Azure Security, CCSP, CISSP, CRISC, CEH, Data Science Council of America (DASCA) Senior Data Architect (SDA) Certification, etc.
  • Scripting/ programming experience: Python, Docker, Ansible, Golang
  • DevOps & Agile methodology experience, working with small agile teams with strong ownership (Blue/green Deployments, Canary, A/B, etc.)
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Security and Risk Management (Understand control objective design and implementing FAIR methodology)

Master's degree in Technology-related field (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

Pay Range

The typical pay range for this role is:

$92,700.00 - $185,400.00

This pay range represents the base hourly rate or base annual full-time salary for all positions in the job grade within which this position falls. The actual base salary offer will depend on a variety of factors including experience, education, geography and other relevant factors. This position is eligible for a CVS Health bonus, commission or short-term incentive program in addition to the base pay range listed above.

In addition to your compensation, enjoy the rewards of an organization that puts our heart into caring for our colleagues and our communities. The Company offers a full range of medical, dental, and vision benefits. Eligible employees may enroll in the Company's 401(k) retirement savings plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan is also available for eligible employees. The Company provides a fully-paid term life insurance plan to eligible employees, and short-term and long term disability benefits. CVS Health also offers numerous well-being programs, education assistance, free development courses, a CVS store discount, and discount programs with participating partners. As for time off, Company employees enjoy Paid Time Off ("PTO") or vacation pay, as well as paid holidays throughout the calendar year. Number of paid holidays, sick time and other time off are provided consistent with relevant state law and Company policies.

For more detailed information on available benefits, please visit

We anticipate the application window for this opening will close on: 04/09/2024

CVS Health requires certain colleagues to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, religious belief, or other legally recognized reasons that prevents them from being vaccinated.

You are required to have received at least one COVID-19 shot prior to your first day of employment and to provide proof of your vaccination status or apply for a reasonable accommodation within the first 10 days of your employment. Please note that in some states and roles, you may be required to provide proof of full vaccination or an approved reasonable accommodation before you can begin to actively work.

CVS Health is committed to recruiting, hiring, developing, advancing, and retaining individuals with disabilities. As such, we strive to provide equal access to the benefits and privileges of employment, including the provision of a reasonable accommodation to perform essential job functions. CVS Health can provide a request for a reasonable accommodation, including a qualified interpreter, written information in other formats, translation or other services through If you have a speech or hearing disability, please call 7-1-1 to utilize Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS). We will make every effort to respond to your request within 48 business hours and do everything we can to work towards a solution.

Client-provided location(s): Irving, TX, USA
Job ID: CVS-R0163819
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K) With Company Matching
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program