Procter & Gamble Information Technology - Information Security Architect (Networks) in Cincinnati, Ohio

Performs the necessary leadership, facilitation, analysis and design tasks related to the development of an enterprise network security architecture.

Responsibilities include:

  • Document current state, perform gap analysis and create target state for enterprise wide network and end point security

  • Understand, advocate and augment the principles of business and IT — and more specifically network security architecture — strategies

  • Design and lead the network security architecture domain by aligning business requirements and IT strategies, detecting critical deficiencies, and recommending solutions for continuous improvement

  • Document, recommend and review network security architecture projects (for example, business requirements, architectural design and build/operate artifacts)

  • Oversee and facilitate the evaluation, selection and design of network security technology complying with standards

  • Work with information security leadership and cross-functional teams to develop strategies and plans to enforce security requirements and address identified risks

  • Involved in planning the delivery of solutions; answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members

  • Responsible for understanding industry standards/best practices

    • Understands current Networking/Security industry trends and emerging technologies
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree and/or at least 10 years of relevant work experience

  • 10 years of experience in designing and implementing enterprise wide technical solutions for network security, including but not limited to firewall, proxy services, VPN/remote access, load balancers, VOIP, RSA and intrusion detection/ prevention

  • Strong understanding in mobile/wireless security aspects, including Over-The-Air encryption, Jail Breaking/Rooting , Mobile Device Management (MDM) and BYOD planning

  • Enterprise wide CISCO Architecture Design experience

  • Strong understanding of various network protocols like TCP, IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, ICMP, SMTP, POP3 and SSH

  • Work with various FOSS IDP/IPS, Netflow and protocol collection and analysis tools such as SNORT, Suricata, Bro, Argus, Silk, tcpdump and WireShark

  • Working knowledge of popular cryptography algorithms and protocols such as AES, SHA, RSA, Kerberos, SSL/TLS

  • Work with some COTS NIDS/NIPS or HIDS/HIPS tools such as CISCO SourceFire, McAfee IntruShield or Hewlett-Packard tipping point

  • Working knowledge of various log aggregation tools and SIEM tools such as ArcSight and SPLUNK

  • Demonstrates understanding of how to successfully work in cross functional organizations and impacts to schedules

  • Experience with end point threat management tools a plus

  • Experience with designing and implementing enterprise wide PKI solution a plus

  • Previous Enterprise Level Network Architect experience a must

  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment

  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills

  • Ability to mentor junior associates

  • CCNA is desired but not required

  • All Corporate Information Security roles require CISSP certification. Candidates without CISSP must be able to earn the certification within the first 15 months of the joining the role

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.

Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants for U.S. based positions are generally required to be eligible to work in the U.S. without the need for current or future sponsorship. Except in rare situations based on Procter & Gamble's sole discretion. Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.

Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.

Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.

Job: Information Technology

Title: Information Technology - Information Security Architect (Networks)

Location: Ohio-Cincinnati

Requisition ID: IT 00001106