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Cloud Security Architect in Various at KeyBank

Date Posted: 1/12/2021

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Job Description

About the Job
Use skills, experience and talent to help Key grow an effective information security program by analyzing, assessing, and helping mitigate security issues.
Applicant must be able to demonstrate the ability to:
  • Incorporate security requirements necessary to protect the organization’s mission and business processes in all aspects of enterprise architecture including reference models, solution architectures, as well as in the systems supporting those missions and business processes.
  • Translate technology constraints and environmental conditions (e.g., law and regulation) into system and security designs and processes.
  • Applicant must have a technical background across a wide range of security disciplines and solutions and must have excellent communication, presentation, writing, and customer interface skills.

Essential Job Functions
  • Advise the Chief Information Security Officer and senior management on a range of security-related issues.
  • Serve as the liaison between the Enterprise Architecture and Information Security teams and enable their alignment.
  • Coordinate with system owners, common control providers, and security engineers on the implementation of security controls.
  • Analyze and design the security architecture for cloud applications, platforms and infrastructures
  • Knowledge of:
  • Authentication, authorization, and access control methods.
  • Computer, network communication, and encryption methods, protocols, principles and concepts.
  • Cyber defense and vulnerability assessment tools and their capabilities.
  • Awareness of new and emerging information technology (IT) and cybersecurity technologies.
  • Cryptography, encryption key management concepts and current and emerging data encryption capabilities.
  • Information classification program and procedures for information compromise.
  • Integrating the organization’s goals and objectives into the architecture and translating operational requirements into protection needs.
  • Frameworks and methodologies for enterprise security architecture and service management.
  • Designing countermeasures to identified security risks.
  • Determining how a security system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, or the environment will affect these outcomes.
  • Identify cybersecurity and privacy issues that stem from connections with internal and external customers and partner organizations.
  • Define and document security requirements for business solutions throughout their acquisition lifecycle to enable a security and privacy posture that is consistent with the organization's information security risk tolerances utilizing pre-existing or planned framework of cybersecurity controls and services.
  • Identify critical infrastructure systems with information communication technology that were designed without system security considerations.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years' of experience in Cloud Technology.
  • Professional security certification desired (CISSP, CISM, CISA, etc.).
  • Basic understanding of security threats and knowledge of financial industry.
  • Strong risk-based analysis and decision-making skills.
  • Proven ability to identify and implement process improvement opportunities.
  • Results oriented, a team player, and self-starter with ability to work with general direction.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities.


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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