Cyber Security Architect

Deloitte Services LP includes internal support areas such as Marketing and Communications, Human Resources/Talent, Information Technology, Facilities Management, and Financial Support Services.

Cyber Security Architect

Preferred Location: Hermitage/Nashville, TN

Job Overview:

This role will support the development of information technology solutions by leading and evaluating the security components of solution architectures with a focus on cloud. This will include determining security requirements, design specifications, and compliance controls as well validating adherence to security policies, standards, and industry-accepted best practices. This role will be responsible for providing deep technical expertise regarding security risks and risk mitigation approaches. Additionally, this role will assist in the creation a unified approach to security to support the rapid evolution and innovation needs of our information technology projects and cloud migration efforts.


  • Develop security architecture and guiding principles to support information technology initiatives with a focus on cloud
  • Drive, influence and coordinate a secure approach to the development of solutions across the enterprise
  • Deliver deep technical guidance related to enhancing the security posture information technology solutions
  • Participate in the security governance model, establishing policies, standards and best practices
  • Proactively address changes in the external threat landscape that have an impact on the use of on-premise and cloud computing technologies
  • Lead, coach and mentor project teams to incorporate security into enterprise and client-facing applications
  • Assist with the integration of security into cloud services delivery standards
  • Oversee and drive the design and implementation of security architecture controls in support of compliance requirements
  • Develop and deliver communications to management and company-wide stakeholders
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Business Administration, or relevant educational or professional experience
  • 5+ years of experience in IT infrastructure related field
  • 3+ years of enterprise information security architecture and information security system design.
  • Experience integrating security into cloud solutions desired
  • Experience with Azure and/or Amazon Web Services (AWS) security preferred
  • Experience developing cloud security vision, strategy and roadmap preferred
  • A background in general security practices such as identity and access management (IAM), encryption, and multi-factor authentication, security information and event management (SIEM), and others
  • Security certifications such as Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hack (CEH), or Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) desired
  • Knowledge of cyber security standards and frameworks such as ISO 27001 or NIST 800-32 desired
  • Must be able to quickly and succinctly architect and create technical solution documentation
  • Consulting skills (client service orientation, conflict resolution, analysis/synthesis of information, negotiation, project management, etc.)
  • Excellent communication, listening and facilitation skills
  • Up to 10% travel required

The Team

Members of our ITS team work behind the scenes, but are essential to the Deloitte organization. Our ITS team develop custom enterprise applications and provide IT infrastructure support to clients to ensure that they sustain a competitive advantage and stay ahead of the innovation curve. Our team has the analytical skills needed to parse mountains of data, the technical proficiency required to deliver custom solutions, and stellar communications skills needed to present research, discovery, and recommendations in logical and easily understandable ways.

Requisition code: E18NATSMGRNM008-ITL5

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