Director - Global Cybersecurity Architecture

Cyber Security Program & Project Management Posted: 27-Jul-2022

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Position summary:

Do you thrive on developing creative and innovative insights to solve complex challenges? Want to work on next-generation, cutting-edge products and services that deliver outstanding value and that are global in vision and scope? Work with other experts in your field? Work for a world-class organization that provides an exceptional career experience with an inclusive and collaborative culture?

Want to make an impact that matters? Consider Deloitte Global.

Work you'll do

As part of the Global Cybersecurity team, this professional will have the following core responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of internally facing senior cybersecurity architects designing and evaluating security related products and services and assisting other teams developing infrastructure and software products for global use and deployment.  Collaborate and develop consensus among a large number of member firm subject matter experts
  • Review cloud technology designs with architects and engineers, focusing on security requirements and design, network architectures, security policies and standards, cybersecurity risk frameworks & data protection, taking local and regional regulatory requirements into account (e.g. residency & privacy)
  • Review of large O365 email systems with hundreds of domains and third-party email filtering products
  • Perform vendor evaluations and proof of concepts for large global initiatives that could impact up to 350,000 employees and contractors.
  • Investigate, design & architect specific cybersecurity controls as they are identified & required
  • Provide insight and requirements obtained from the global account teams into the design and implementation of new Cybersecurity shared services
  • Establish effective working relationships across various Global line of business and member firm security & IT leaders to understand their business requirements to help execute their business strategy
  • Work in partnership with the Systems Security Assessments and Portfolio and Solutions teams whenever necessary to ensure IT solutions being designed in accordance with industry standard and internally defined architectural security standards and policies 

 In addition to the above, the following will be required:

  • Strong business acumen and proven leadership skills   
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to translate and explain complex technical subjects into non-technical business terms      
  • Ability to collaborate and achieve consensus with member firms and other global technology teams
  • Develop and maintain an in-depth understanding of Deloitte’s global business processes, core systems, technologies, data, customers, and delivery partners
  • Communicate and oversee technical implementations of security solutions/services required to meet business objectives

What you'll be part of - our Deloitte Global Culture:

At Deloitte, we expect results. Incredible—tangible—results. And Deloitte Global professionals play a unique role in delivering those results. We reach across disciplines and borders to serve our global organization. We are the engine of Deloitte. We develop and implement global strategies and provide programs and services that unite our network.

In Deloitte Global, everyone has opportunities. We see the importance of your perspective and your ability to create value. We want you to fit in—with an inclusive culture, focus on work-life fit and well-being, and a supportive, connected environment; but we also want you to stand out—with opportunities to have a strategic impact, innovate, and take the risks necessary to make your mark.

Who you'll work with:

Deloitte Technology works at the forefront of technology development and processes to support and protect Deloitte around the world. In this truly global environment, we operate not in "what is" but rather "what can be" to help Deloitte deliver and connect with its clients, its communities, and one another in ways not previously conceived.



  • Bachelor’s degree: degree in computer sciences, engineering, a technology-related field, or equivalent education-related experience preferred
  • Master’s degree preferred: degree in computer sciences, engineering, a technology-related field, or equivalent education-related experience preferred

Work experience

       Minimum of 15 years of combined experience in a security architect or similar role

  Minimum of 10 years as an Infrastructure architect, Infrastructure Security Architect, and/or similar role.  These roles include responsibilities for architecture of hardware, software, networks and facilities and cloud. 

Demonstrated ability to work with a wide variety of teams and cultures to develop consensus recommendations for product selection.  Strong business acumen skills including strategic thinking, building internal and external relationships, leading teams and influencing people, and understanding financial and business performance.  Experience presenting to business and technical leaders at all levels of the organization.  Strong experience writing presentations and assessments for technical and non-technical audiences.

Extensive experience and expertise in technical security areas such as:

  • Network architecture and routing (e.g., BGP routing, SDN, SASE)
  • Perimeter security (i.e. Web Application Firewalls, Application Security Gateways, Firewalls, Virtual Private Network (VPN), DNS, …)
  • Session Security (i.e. Authentication, Session Tokens, Federation, …)
  • Hybrid cloud (i.e. Amazon Web Service, Azure Cloud, Google Cloud Provider, …) at the PaaS and IaaS abstraction layers
  • IPv6 and dual stack networks
  • M365 SaaS (i.e. Exchange, Sharepoint, One Drive for Business, MS Graph API)

Extensive experience and deep levels of knowledge in areas such as:

  • Infrastructure as Code (IoC) Security
  • Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Security
  • Zero Trust architectures
  • Cloud Native Security
  • Encryption and Key Management for data in-flight and at-rest
  • Experience in Agile Methodology and leading Scrum and IP sessions
  • Experience creating security reference architectures for cloud solutions
  • Experience with the following in a highly complex and global organization:

o   promoting business and/or cybersecurity strategies

o   working with individuals across different time zones and understanding cultural differences

o   awareness of globally developed and deployed cloud-based services with regard to cross region data flows and implications with regard to data residency, privacy and access



Must have at least one security specific certification (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CEH or similar certifications)


     Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills, and the ability to communicate information security topics, policies and standards as well as risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences

         Ability to translate technical/security issues to business users in terms they can understand

         Knowledge and lead of discussions on enterprise architecture and security impact

         Knowledge and lead of discussions on solution architecture and security impact

         Knowledge of Agile methodology and leading of Scrum and IP discussions

         Ability to globally travel (no more than 15%)

How you'll grow:

Deloitte Global inspires leaders at every level. We believe in investing in you, helping you embrace leadership opportunities at every step of your career, and helping you identify and hone your unique strengths. We encourage you to grow by providing formal and informal development programs, coaching and mentoring, and on-the-job challenges. We want you to ask questions, take chances, and explore the possible.

Benefits you'll receive:

Deloitte’s Total Rewards program reflects our continued commitment to lead from the front in everything we do—that’s why we take pride in offering a comprehensive variety of programs and resources to support your health and well-being needs. We provide the benefits, competitive compensation, and recognition to help sustain your efforts in making an impact that matters.

Corporate citizenship:

Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people, and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.