RELX INC Cloud Security Architect in Houston, Texas
Cloud Security Architect
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LexisNexis, a part of RELX, is a leading global provider of legal, regulatory, and business information. We help customers increase productivity and improve decision-making and outcomes. Our 10,500 experts and innovative tools help us shape a better world for our customers and communities.
About the Role
As an Architect, you will provide effective architectural and structural design for the applicable RELX Business Unit. You will be ensuring ongoing development, maintenance, and delivery of technical knowledge and expertise. Alongside this, you'll be determining the technical feasibility of development projects. This is an exciting opportunity to have a global impact on information security for LexisNexis Reed Technology to enhance our Culture of Security. This individual will ensure ongoing development, maintenance and delivery of technical knowledge and expertise for both internal and cloud-based projects.
We are searching for an individual that can display operational and strategic security leadership with years of experience in the increasing security experience. Strong technical leadership is required to drive technical direction and architecture evolution, partnering with key stakeholders throughout the organization.
Conditions of Employment:
You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this position.
You must successfully pass a background investigation and achieve Public Trust security clearance.
Expert understanding of NIST and ISO security concepts and risk management
Expert foundation across Microsoft Azure and AWS technology stack
Strategic and technical leadership establishing cloud infrastructure design, migrating data centers to cloud, developing infrastructure as code or deploying cloud solutions
Experience in the design, implementation and operation of various security controls (e.g., firewalls, IPS, DAST, SAST, etc.)
Solid working knowledge in a plurality of the following areas: Network Design (LAN and WAN), Storage System Architectures, Service-Oriented Architecture technologies, XML and XSLT and Parallel Processing Architectures (such as SMP and NUMA)
Experience with the following operating systems: Windows Server, UNIX (Linux) and z/OS
Prior success extracting/translating findings into alternatives/solutions and identifying risks/impacts and schedule adjustments to facilitate management decision-making
Certifications (CISSP, CISM, etc.) preferred
Act as a conduit between Information Security and the Architecture, Engineering or Development teams
Ability to design and integrate leading vulnerability management, threat management, monitoring and data protection processes and platform tools
Evaluate new technologies and their applicability to the business and guide teams on usage
Actively monitor the business area security posture to design and write proposals to remedy the cause of negative trends
Proactively monitor new development to discover subsystems or components that should be evolved into shared infrastructure
Proactively research, monitor, learn and assess industry/technology advancements and continually build alliances to explore ways to leverage and advance our technical opportunities
Excellent communication (verbal and written); interpersonal; customer service and presentation skills with the ability to interact with all levels of management to convey cybersecurity and risk management best practices
Strong delegation skills in prioritizing and reprioritizing projects of various size and complexity across multiple functional groups and departments
Advanced problem-solving experience involving leading teams in identifying, researching and coordinating the resources necessary to effectively troubleshoot and diagnose complex project issues
All other duties as assigned.
Work in a way that works for you
We promote a healthy work/life balance across the organization, with various flexible and remote working options available to employees
Working with Us
LexisNexis Legal & Professional is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. Together, we are building a diverse and inclusive workplace.
Working for you
We believe in a healthy work/life balance. We know that your well-being and happiness are key to a long and successful career. These are some of the benefits we are delighted to offer: - Comprehensive, multi-carrier health plan benefits - Disability insurance - Dependent care and commuter spending accounts - Life and accident insurance - Retirement benefits (salary investment plan/employer stock purchase plan) - Modern family benefits, including adoption and surrogacy.
About our Team
LexisNexis is a data and analytics company with 10,500 colleagues serving customers in more than 150 countries. We’re one of the largest information and analytics companies on the planet. We design solutions that help our customers increase productivity, improve decision-making and outcomes, and be more successful
LexisNexis, a division of RELX Group, is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to providing a fair and accessible hiring process. If you have a disability or other need that requires accommodation or adjustment, please let us know by completing our Applicant Request Support Form: https://forms.office.com/r/eVgFxjLmAK .
RELX is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.
We help scientists make new discoveries, lawyers win cases, doctors save lives and insurance companies offer customers lower prices. We save taxpayers and consumers money by preventing fraud and help executives forge commercial relationships with their clients.
In short, we enable our customers to make better decisions, get better results and be more productive.