Senior Security Architect - Southwest region (Remote)

Remote in the Southern California

GuidePoint Security LLC

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GuidePoint Security provides trusted cybersecurity expertise, solutions and services that help organizations make better decisions and minimize risk. By taking a three-tiered, holistic approach for evaluating security posture and ecosystems, GuidePoint enables some of the nation’s top organizations, such as Fortune 500 companies and U.S. government agencies, to identify threats, optimize resources and integrate best-fit solutions that mitigate risk.

Role and responsibilities:

  • Serve as our Clients’ primary technical point of contact throughout a project life cycle
  • Hands-on experience designing, implementing, and operationalizing security controls across a wide range of IT and enterprise business systems
  • Understand and articulate complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to autonomously prioritize and successfully deliver across a portfolio of projects in a fast paced environment
  • Author comprehensive business and technical collateral to support the business that is proficiently tailored to both technical and managerial audiences

Experience Required:

  • Security engineering experience in the Information Security industry OR as a technical lead for an internal Information Security program
  • Experience with architecture, implementation, and troubleshooting experience with Security Technologies such as but not limited to Network, Data Security, SIEM, Endpoint, etc..
  • Proficiency in multiple security technologies, including but not limited to: Next-Gen Firewalls, DLP, SASE, NAC, PAM, EDR, NDR, SIEM, APPSEC, CWPP, CSPM, etc.
  • Proficiency with networking security concepts such as routing, segmentation, zones, NAT, etc.
  • Deep proficiency in client and server operating systems including Windows, Mac, and Linux
  • General networking and security troubleshooting (firewalls, routing, NAT, etc.)
  • Scripting and development skills (BASH, Perl, Python or Java) with strong knowledge of regular expressions
  • Experience with AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Working technical knowledge of advanced security concepts (Defense in Depth, Zero trust etc.)
  • Experience in a consultative or professional services role preferred
  • Industry Certifications from ISC2, SANS GIAC, vendor certifications, etc. preferred


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Why GuidePoint?

GuidePoint Security is a rapidly growing, profitable, privately-held value added reseller that focuses exclusively on Information Security. Since its inception in 2011, GuidePoint has grown to over 1000 employees, established strategic partnerships with leading security vendors, and serves as a trusted advisor to more than 4,200 customers.

Firmly-defined core values drive all aspects of the business, which have been paramount to the company’s success and establishment of an enjoyable workplace atmosphere. At GuidePoint, your colleagues are knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced and will seek to collaborate and provide mentorship and guidance at every opportunity.  

This is a unique and rare opportunity to grow your career along with one of the fastest growing companies in the nation.

Some added perks….

  • Remote workforce primarily (U.S. based only, some travel may be required for certain positions, working on-site may be required for Federal positions)
  • 100% employer-paid medical premiums (employee only $0 deductible and HSA plans) along with 75% employer-paid family contributions
  • 100% employer-paid dental premiums (employee only) along with 75% employer-paid family contributions
  • 12 corporate holidays and a Flexible Time Off (FTO) program
  • Healthy mobile phone and home internet allowance
  • Eligibility for retirement plan after 2 months at open enrollment
  • Pet Benefit Option


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Tags: Application security AWS Azure Bash CSPM EDR Firewalls GCP GIAC Java Linux Perl Python SANS SASE Scripting SIEM Windows Zero Trust

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Flex vacation Health care

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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