Cybersecurity Architect

  • Location
    Irving, Texas
  • Category:
    IT - IT
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 100000 - $ 130000

Parker and Lynch IT is looking for a Cyber Security Architect REMOTE! 


We are looking for Application Security Architect for the Digital eCommerce team with hands-on multi-disciplinary foundation across the field of Cyber Security. A strong foundation in Cloud Security is critical with subject matter expertise and deep technical understanding of latest security standards, testing frameworks and methodologies, and industry best practice security toolsets. The SA will help play a key role in expanding the overall Digital Security strategy affecting the organization’s long-term vision and objectives.



Strategy & Planning

  • Continuously improve the Digital eCommerce Application Security framework.
  • Build and enhance the DevSecOps strategy for secure agile software development.
  • Stay up to date with latest Security Standards and Policies
  • Update and publish department security goals, standards, and guidelines.
  • Socialize security goals, standards, and best practices with teams for organic adoption.
  • Collaborate with Product and Solution teams to build roadmaps aligned with security goals.
  • Implementation

  • Continuously review systems and related processes for policy compliance and enhancements.
  • Actively manage and monitor the eCommerce Web Application Firewall.
  • Coordinate and execute periodic system security vulnerability drills and assessments including SAST, DAST, APIT, WAPT, etc.
  • Troubleshoot security related incidents and help resolve or provide recommendations.
  • Actively participate in Architecture and Integration reviews for projects.
  • Formal Education & Certification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, or equivalent experience.
  • One or more certifications in the field of Cyber Security (with focus on Cloud Application Security) such as CCSP, CEH, GWEB, etc. would be preferred.
  • Knowledge & Experience

  • 3+ years Web Application Security Architect experience with overall 7+ years relevant IT Security experience.
  • Strong domain expertise and technology implementation/integration experience in multiple of the following areas:
  • Cloud Security
  • Web Application Security
  • End point Security
  • Data Protection
  • Demonstrated experience in orchestrating and executing Security Testing – SAST, DAST, APIT, WAPT, IAST, etc. on cloud-based eCommerce platforms using modern security toolsets.
  • Experienced in managing and monitoring WAFs such as Akamai Kona, Imperva, Fortinet, etc. for real-time website protection.
  • Experience working with one or more Cloud platforms - SAP Commerce Cloud, Azure, AWS, etc.
  • Hybris/SAP Commerce Cloud will be a huge plus.

  • Knowledge of applicable industry standards, leading security practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to quickly diagnose and troubleshoot security issues in real time production systems.
  • Personal Attributes

  • Self-starter with ability and willingness to explore new technologies, learn quickly; able to thrive in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
  • Responsive and alert to new learning opportunities, growth, and development of technical, interpersonal and business skills; able to recognize and address areas needing improvement.
  • Collaborative team player with a positive outlook and “can-do” attitude.
  • Listening, verbal and written communications skills with the ability to translate technical information into understandable terms to a variety of audiences.
  • Organized and able to prioritize tasks, responding effectively to competing needs.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive healthcare, dental & vision insurance
  • 401(k) matching after one year of employment
  • Generous PTO + company holidays
  • Diversity programs
  • Paid subscription to PlateJoy
  • Much more!

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