Information Security Architect

Pleasanton, United States

Full Time Executive-level / Director
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Posted 1 month ago

OpenVPN Inc is seeking to hire a Security Architect who is a hands-on leader with profound knowledge of security technologies.


  • Responsible for overseeing company's current Data, IT and Information Security, provides recommendations to strengthen internal and external information security environment
  • Evaluates the security challenges, evolving threat and risk management, vulnerabilities assessment and establishing the right security and governance practices into the current and future state of company's business operations
  • Collaborates with various cross-functional teams to implement new security measures as well as monitor existing security measures for potential threats and vulnerabilities
  • Drafts technical and procedural information security policies and oversees their implementation company-wide
  • Conducts/works with 3rd parties to do pen test scanning and manages remediation plans
  • Works with DevOps to harden OS and container security
  • Works with Dev teams to maintain code security
  • Owns and maintains company security incidence response plan



  • 10+ years of experience in the Information Security field
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Strong experience with information security architecture and security technologies such as: Firewalls, Routers, VPN, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, Encryption, Cryptography, PKI, Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware, Identity Management, etc.
  • Experience with formulating company security policies and documentation
  • Experience with handling third-party audits and security certification processes
  • Experience with SIEM security logging and monitoring is a major plus
  • Experience with container/microservice based environment security management is a major plus
  • Experience with code security and maintainability tools such as SonarQube is a major plus
  • Experience in driving security incidence response process
  • CISSP or CISM or similar certifications a plus
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills
Job tags: Architecture Audits CISM CISSP Cryptography DevOps Encryption Malware PKI Risk management SIEM Vulnerabilities
Job region(s): North America
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