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Senior Cybersecurity Architect- Hybrid

Company: Syngenta International AG
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Job Description:

minutes of inactivity. Job Description - Senior Cybersecurity Architect- Hybrid (18036697) Job Description Senior Cybersecurity Architect- Hybrid - ( 18036697 ) Description Syngenta is a global leader in agriculture; rooted in science and dedicated to bringing plant potential to life. Each of our 28,000 employees in more than 90 countries work together to solve one of humanity's most pressing challenges: growing more food with fewer resources. A diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace environment are enablers of our ambition to be the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture. Our employees reflect the diversity of our customers, the markets where we operate and the communities which we serve. No matter what your position, you will have a vital role in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. Join us and help shape the future of agriculture. About this Job: - We believe that that most IT departments witness change, we aim to cause it by discovering and applying new and novel technologies to real world problems. We are looking for curious, determined and high performing individuals who will push hard for -breakthroughs -that help the company. The Information Security team is a pillar of the Syngenta IT organization responsible for ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and availability of Syngenta's people, processes, technology and information. As a Principal Information Security Architect, you will be part of the Information Security team as a subject matter expert and leader for enterprise-class information security design, implementation and operations. You will be responsible to drive information security solutions, framework, roadmap, process engineering, rapid prototyping and mitigation of operational risk in a high-performing and collaborative environment by introducing technology, requirements, deliverables, gaps and systems design specific to all enterprise technologies including Cloud, Endpoint, Network and Application Security, Data Governance and Leakage Prevention. An ideal candidate is passionate about Information Security and brings creative approaches to problem solving and cyber-risk remediation across the organization as well as enable and accelerate innovation. Lead Security Architect and SME for Cloud, Network, Endpoint and Application Information Security technologies and operating portfolio. Design, develop, implement and maintain Syngenta's Information Security Data Loss Prevention (DLP) strategy including technical and administrative controls and management of the operational model. Provide guidance to InfoSec peers and IT partners in the end-to-end responsibility of information technology service ownership including technical assistance and cyber risk assessment. Works closely with management to define and promote the strategic direction of the team. Provides strong leadership and direction to team members. Provides subject matter expertise across all Cybersecurity technologies. Oversees project implementation to ensure successful solution delivery. Acts as the principal technical advisor to management and business related to information security. Ensures that security-improvement designs are evaluated, validated, and implemented as required. Certifies that protection and detection capabilities are acquired or developed and are consistent with cybersecurity architecture policies and standards. Explores and assesses the latest technology trends, disruptions, and security/IT service business models to ensure business technology maintains and improves the organization's risk posture. Researches, engineers, and integrates new Cybersecurity solutions. Applies service-oriented security architecture principles to meet the organization's confidentiality, integrity, and availability requirements. Performs cyber defense incident triage, including determining scope, urgency, and potential impact, identifying the specific vulnerability. Makes recommendations that enable expeditious remediation. Builds and maintains effective relationships with peers and internal business partners, and external vendors. Enforces the engineering and architecture methodologies aligned with technical aspects of security controls and standards, and pilots the implementation of prominent security solutions to improve the confidentiality, integrity, and/or availability of the Syngenta's intellectual property, systems, and applications. Transforms business requirements into technical specifications. Designs and develops system-security measures to ensure information security is fully integrated. Validates current and future-state architectural models to assess impact across all technology systems. Collaborate with various project requests from functional teams to enhance security and data protection, decrease risk, increase operational efficiency, and strengthen the IT environment. Apply a working knowledge of information security regulations and policies to articulate customer/control impact.

  • Drive process improvement and control implementation projects in coordination with the service teams. Measure decision latency and relentlessly work to reduce it. Qualifications Qualifications: 8+ years' experience in IT security, compliance and risk management, data privacy, and/or security controls. Vast working experience with the enterprise technology environment including Cloud, Network, Endpoint, Application, and risk management methods and techniques to drive successful outcomes in a global enterprise environment Understanding of cloud computing services/SaaS architecture, Agile, CI/CD, DevSecOps approach and how they impact risk management and compliance is a plus. Strong problem solving and analytical skills; able to quickly digest any issue/problem encountered and recommend an appropriate solution; experience in leveraging agile practices for planning and executing work. Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Powershell, .NET, etc. Knowledge of securing standard Cloud services such as Kubernetes, Docker Containers; server less environments is a plus. Knowledge security compliance and standards (ISO27001, NIST 800-53/CSF) is a plus. Demonstrated knowledge of security architecture and risk framework principles and concepts. Experience in using analytics to drive measurement of IT process effectiveness and consistency is a plus. Bachelor's Degree in Information Security, Information Systems Management, Computer Science or related discipline required. CISSP+, CRISC, CISM, CEH, SANS GIAC, Cloud Security certification preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. All applicants must be eligible to work in the US. - Proactive approach and enthusiasm for problem identification and solving. Curious and passionate about Information Security. Keeps up to date with current -Information Security trends, industry and developments. Strong ability to research and investigate complex IT related topics. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills including strong interpersonal skills. - Ability to lead, be self-directed and/or work independently or as part of a global team. What We Offer:
    • Full Benefit Package (Medical, Dental & Vision) that starts the same day you do
    • 401k plan with company match, Profit Sharing & Retirement Savings Contribution
    • Paid Vacation, 9 Paid Holidays, Maternity and Paternity Leave, Education Assistance, Wellness Programs, Corporate Discounts among others
    • A culture that promotes work/life balance, celebrates diversity, and offers numerous family-oriented events throughout the year Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC) Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) Job : IS & Business Architecture - Operations Please click here if you are having any technical Taleo issues.

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