Cognizant Technology Solutions Teaneck , NJ 07666
About Corporate Security
Cognizant Corporate Security, a keyorganization within Cognizant Technology Solutions, is chartered with managingand directing the global enterprise physical and logical securityprograms. The Corporate Security organization is responsible for the oversightand coordination of security efforts across the company, including informationtechnology, human resources, communications, legal, facilities management andvarious other groups, and is responsible for identifying security initiativesand standards. Corporate Security provides governance and leadership and drives information security on keyinitiatives in helping the business appropriately manage security risks.
Cognizantrequires a security individual to work to perform Cyber Security Architecturereviews and Information Risk Assessments. This role will provide subjectmatter expertise, strategic guidance, and security oversight for variousinitiatives including customer engagements and Cognizant corporate projects. Candidateswill have a proven ability to provide guidance on industry best practices,regulatory compliance, and security assurance as it relates to CognizantCorporate Security Policies, Procedures and Standards while architectingprivate and public cloud services. Thisposition will also be responsible for the evaluation and assessment of Platformas a Service, Infrastructure as a Service, and Software as a Services offeringsto be incorporated into client facing applications, Business Process as a Servicesolutions, and service management solutions.
This position requires 10% to 15% of travel.
Serve as a Cybersecurity resource and SMEfor a Product and Platform centric organization ensuring that securityarchitecture, and governance are integrated with solutions during developmentwhile also ensuring that security is designed into actual services from theinception of the project, to production and client delivery
Day-to-day work with client delivery teams andensure that delivery teams adhere to Cognizant's corporate information securityarchitecture, policies, procedures, baselines and guidelines. This is rolerequires a mix of technical capabilities as well as the know-how to providesecurity governance over complex applications and projects while also having theability to articulate complex security concepts to business personnel andnon-security personnel
Work with the application and solutionteams to secure SaaS applications including assisting in the overallarchitecture and design of the solution and supporting components
Engage with resources across governance,compliance, and technical architects during the lifecycle of a project,supporting the sales cycle, to interacting with prospective clients and clientteams to usher in, and provide security assurance, guidance, and advisory
Coordinatesecurity testing of solutions including result analysis and driving ofremediation (SAST, DAST, VM, and penetration testing)
Interfacewith Digital business leaders, client architecture teams, corporate architectureand governance personnel, as well as the Cognizant Security (CS) teams.
Abilityto translate technical risk issues and distill such issues to common ITbusiness leaders and upper management
Workwith program managers to develop project plans, estimation documents,specifications, diagrams, and flowcharts
Solidunderstanding as to how to mitigate risks with common controls such as WAF'S,IDPS's, MPS's, AWL, etc.
Implement common principles and practices across cloudplatforms and provide compliance with industry specific guidelines such as the
Security Trust and Assurance Registry from the Cloud Security Alliance.