Senior Security Architect

| Chicago


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Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it’s helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.


Department Overview
Our IT organization has a critical role in driving extraordinary business results. Through a strong partnership with other areas of our business, we bring innovative thinking to every conversation and deliver with integrity. We’re looking for people who bring great ideas and who make our partners’ ideas better. Intellectually curious advisors (not order takers) who focus on outcomes to creatively solve business problems. People who not only embrace change, but who accelerate it.
Job Description

Do you have an insatiable curiosity about technology, new and old? Are you a forward thinker with a desire to design and build the future for an enterprise? Are you driven to find things that aren’t working and design a fix for what’s there or create something new to fill a gap? Do you view the world through a lens of information security? Are you up for a challenge? Join the Enterprise Information Security team at Motorola Solutions as a security architect! Motorola Solutions offers the opportunity to hone your skills in a global enterprise full of forward thinking technologists creating products and platforms to support public safety in the 21st century. We are looking for people to join our team who:

  • View security as a path to success, 

  • Understand the value of collaboration and team

  • Appreciate the challenge of advanced attackers, a global enterprise, and cutting edge technology

  • Peer through the details to see the underlying form and the possibilities therein 

Scope of Responsibilities / Expectations

  • Designing, building, testing and implementing security systems within the organisation’s IT network

  • Spot and execute new security technologies and best practices into the company’s multi cloud infrastructure .

  • Responding to security incidents, define response actions and providing thorough post-event remediation plan

  • Determines security requirements by evaluating business strategies and providing security solutions

  • Answering complex technical and procedural security questions

  • Define network and security technologies standard. Develop and implement security standards for local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), virtual private networks (VPNs), routers, firewalls, and related security and network devices

  • Perform architecture security assessments of mergers and acquisitions, third party engagements and service providers. Define security requirements,network designs, and access controls

  • Build strong interpersonal relationships with peers and other key stakeholders that can help smooth execution

Desired Background/Knowledge/Skills

  • Can read and write code in at least one language, C#, Python, etc. 

  • Proficient on both Windows and Linux operating systems as a user and administrator

  • Proficient in IP networking, able to debug network issues including interpreting packet captures in standard analysis tools

  • Proven experience with cloud security technology design and implementation

  • Strong knowledge of security best practices in multi-cloud environment design like AWS, Azure, GCP and OCI 

  • Understanding of complex enterprise environments and current technology areas like cloud, mobility, labs, remote access, network security and security monitoring. 

  • Solid understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication and authorization

  •  The Security Architect is expected to have excellent teamwork abilities in order to work with various multi-disciplinary teams, and provide leadership for the successful completion of group goals

  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to work with a geographically dispersed team while adjusting working hours as needed 


Basic Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, Cybersecurity or another related field

  • 7+ of experience in a security architecture role specializing in cloud environments

  • Must be able to maintain a US Security Clearance


Travel Requirements
Under 10%
Relocation Provided
None
Position Type
Experienced
Referral Payment Plan
Yes


EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.

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Location

Located in the West Loop, one block from Ogilvie Train Station and Union Train Station. The office is also close to multiple CTA stops.

What are Motorola Solutions Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 6 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 6 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes telecommuting at Manager discretion.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Game Room
Our game room includes Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted At team's discretion.
Parking
We offer employees Paid on-site garage parking.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
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