Security Architect - Luxembourg

Job Description

IBM Security :

From consultancy and client selling to architecting and implementing a solution, role within IBM Security has a diverse remit.

Engage with the biggest companies, go up against the most sophisticated security challenges and connect with creative minds. What makes security so exciting is that it's never static. Techniques that worked last year no longer work, which makes a role with IBM Security essential and fast paced.

IBM Security is focused on developing top talent and industry leading skills. IBM believes in career growth and flexibility.

If your desire is to help empower people with unmatched security while working in a supportive and engaging environment, your career and your future will be made with IBM.

Job Description :

The Senior Security Architect in the IBM Security Services practice should be an advisor and expert who can design an enterprise security architecture, provide guidance to other project members and lead the implementation of security projects (technical oversight)

Tasks & accountabilities :


  • Design, build and implement enterprise-class security systems for a client environment

  • Align to widely accepted security standards and frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy

  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats

  • Adapt security architecture elements to mitigate threats as they emerge

  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements

  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit both of the following two documents:

  1. motivation letter

  2. your detailed CV


Required Technical and Professional Expertise


  • At least 3-5 years of experience in designing and implementing security architectures

  • At least 3-5 years of experience as technical team lead in security projects

  • At least 3-5 years of experience in systems integration and overall IT architecture

  • Familiar with enterprise architecture frameworks like TOGAF, SABSA and others

  • Expertise in creating technical documentation of Architecture, Design, Use cases and Test cases.

  • Experience as lead architect in at least three projects for security solutions with an end to end responsibility: design, build, deployment, and support cycles.

  • University degree in Information Technology, Electrical Engineering or similar Experience in IT and engineering

  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and working relationships in a project-based / client-serving model, and to work closely with people at different levels of an organization

  • English and French are mandatory language requirements


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


  • Professional Certifications, e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM, CEH, CCNP, or equivalent and Product Certification (IBM Suite of IAM products / 3rd Party) are welcome.

  • OpenGroup or other Industry Architecture Certification would be preferred.

  • Ability to work in an international context and excellent communication skills


EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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