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Application Security Architect

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Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Austin, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 39385 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Application Security Architect to join our team in Austin, TX.  Candidates local to Austin, TX are strongly preferred.



We are looking for an Application Security Engineer/Architect with experience in design, build out, review and analysis of integration environment. Review of Java, Angular, Python and JS code source code.  Azure and Amazon cloud environment experience a big plus. Experience with ARB (Architectural Review Board) participation required. Experience with database automation and security.

The individual will be responsible for the following:

  • Manages and maintains security infrastructure and applications including firewalls, IPS, end-point protection, and other security related applications
  • Develops, implements, and maintains security policies and procedures
  • Leads security projects or the security component of project work from requirements gathering through project close
  • Ensures that security architecture, plans, controls, standards, and policy/procedures conform to industry best-practices and are aligned with the client’s operational standards
  • Acts as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for security policy and procedure, security design and implementation, and incident response and mitigation
  • Evaluates new and existing security policies and tools in order to recommends improvements
  • Stays current on the latest security issues and emerging threats
  • Participates in vulnerability assessment activities
  • Mentors less experienced team members
  • Collaborates with other internal teams to increase efficiencies and reduce risk to the environment
  • Works with the client to proactively reduce risk inside the environment


Basic Qualifications:

Minimum of 3 years work experience with Security firewall/VPN, and vulnerability & patch management

Minimum of 3 years work experience with Security Engineering-End Point Protection

Minimum of 3 years work experience with IDS/IPS-IIS

Software: SonarCube, SolarLint, SpotBugs, FindSecBugs, Windows & Linux system architecture, strong networking experience or knowledge preferred.

Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience + 9 years of experience in IT Security.


Preferred skills:

  • Security Architecture experience is needed for this role
  • Data Encryption
  • DMZ configuration
  • Dev Env Vulns Scan
  • Threat Modelling
  • DevOps security
  • OWASP configuration
  • OWASP Analysis
  • MFA Implementation
  • Security Logging
  • User Management
  • DCS Pen Test
  • SonarQube




This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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