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Cyber Security Architect

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Date: Jun 4, 2021

Location: Herndon, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 128110 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Cyber Security Architect to join our team in Herndon, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

The Cyber Security Architect will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in Cyber Security. This role will have multiple responsibilities in a variety of areas supporting the NTT DATA Federal CISO. The mid-level cyber architect will possess a combination of technical and managerial solutioning expertise and will be involved in providing the following:

  1. Creating written responses to RFI and RFP technical sections as determined by the CISO.
  2. Co-developing cyber solutions for NTT DATA Federal customers
  3. Researching and recommending cyber tools for both internal and customer solutions to include DevSecOps, Security Assessments, Cloud security, Penetration Tests, System and code scans.
  4. Support the CISO with assessing new cyber technologies and implementing them in the NTT DATA Federal system
  5. Conducting and supporting other SMEs within NTT DATA Federal with code scanning, pen testing, forensic and general cyber tools for internal use.
  6. Assessing the daily Data Loss Prevention (DLP) report and informing CISO of anomalies and findings
  7. Research and report to CISO any discovered threats and vulnerabilities to the NTT DATA Federal stack


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience supporting IT projects in the cyber consulting environment, preferably in Federal Contracting.  Internships and other work experience can be used to meet this requirement.
  • Bachelor’s in computer science or similar field, ideally with a concentration in Cyber Security. 8 years of additional experience can substitute for a bachelor’s degree.
  • A certification such as Security Plus, CE|H, CISSP or other Cyber Security related certification.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience with tools such as Kali Linux, Sonar Qube or a willingness to learn to use these tools.
  • Experience with the LINUX operating system.
  • Experience with cloud computing
  • Familiarity with NIST Special publications such as SP 800-53; 800-37



The candidate will either possess a Secret Clearance or be eligible to obtain one.



This position is ideally based in Herndon, Virginia, but remote candidates will be considered.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

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