Cyber Security Architect in The Woodlands, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  839759

Apex Systems is looking to hire a Cyber Security Architect for one of the largest Engineering companies in the country. Below is the job description. If you are interested, please apply with an updated copy of your resume, preferably in a word document.

Title: Cyber Security Architect

Duration: 8 month open ended contract

Location: The Woodlands, TX 77380

Pay: DOE

 Job Description:

  • This family designs, develops or recommends integrated security system and physical control solutions that will ensure proprietary/confidential data and systems are protected.
  • Provides technical engineering services for the support of integrated security systems and solutions to manage information-related risks.
  • Participates with the client in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs.
  • Configures and validates secure systems and physical controls, and tests security products and systems to detect security weakness.

Responsibilities include:

  • System Engineering experience; experience with network level devices, firewalls, proxies, virtualized technologies.
  • Ability to analyze Layer-2 and Layer-3 networks, firewalls, proxies, ports and protocols, etc. for security configuration compliance.
  • Experience with securing network virtualization technologies used to consolidate network control functions from hardware devices a virtualized control node or console.
  • Familiarity with a wide variety network routing and switching equipment devices from multiple vendors.
  • Will provide technical expertise with tools selection, such as firewall monitoring tools
  • Will provide an agnostic view of the tools and product landscape


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Engineering or Equivalent; Cyber Security preferred.
  • 12+ years of experience
  • 10+ years information assurance support roles including risk management, network security auditing and network configuration compliance.
  • Excellent customer-facing skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)











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