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Security Architect

Location:

Noida - - India

Function:

Software & Product Development

Ref #:

20210016960
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Description

•Work in a highly visible role driving the overall product engineering effort to ensure security of the application suite without compromising supportability, performance, configurability, and usability
• Identify security design flaws and proactively make recommendations for improving product designs security practices - balancing the business impact with the potential security risk
• Assess current security practices - identify and implement relevant training to ensure state of the art development practices as it relates to security
• Recommend security practices which align with contemporary software development practices and strike a balance between absolute, theoretically secure products and products which are demonstrably secure
• Evaluate, implement, and support security-focused tools and services
• Prepare and update threat models for various services and modules of the product
• Assess impact of newly identified vulnerabilities on the product and prepare risk assessments
• Ensures adherence of the development team to the architectural vision for recommended security practices and industry security standards/guidelines like OWASP Top 10
• Provide guidance and review of changes to the methods for our product’s external connectivity – Including authentication, encryption, application protocols and intrusion detection
• Develop initial proof of concept implementations of security solutions within the product suite including areas such as authentication, authorization, auditing and data security
• Perform research, recommend solutions and create proposals based on latest industry trends and industry standards to meet business requirements
• Partner with our IT and Devevelopment/Cloud Operations Teams to support their security programs relating to corporate and operational practices and audits
• Engage, define and manage 3rd party software security audits and assessments.
• Support discussions with prospects and existing clients looking to better understand how Kronos ensures the security of their data

Qualifications

• Graduate degree in Computer Sc./Engineering from top colleges of state universities and other good engineering institutes with 60% throughout academics.
• Degrees attained B.Tech/B.E/M.E/M.Tech/M.Sc/M.S in Computer Science
• 12+ years software development experience in a fast-paced environment, working through all phases of the software development life cycle
• At least 4 years of experience in a product or information security position
• Experience with the full software development life cycle including design, testing, deployment and documentation activities
• Experience with information security policies, vulnerability and intrusion response procedures, disaster recovery procedures, risk analysis and administering the operations of a complex security infrastructure
• Participation in an external audit and providing the engineering team guidance on correcting Software Development Lifecycle modifications and coding practices to address discovered weaknesses
• Must be able to develop positive relationships and effectively communicate with product architects, development engineers, quality assurance personnel, IT & Operations, external auditors and all levels of management
• Demonstrated ability to assess and improve security practices
• Strong verbal and written communication skills

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.