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Cybersecurity Sr. Solutions Architect

M&T BankAmherst, NY8/19/2018
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M&T Bank
Cybersecurity Sr. Solutions Architect
Preferred Job location: Amherst, NY
Alternate Job location: Within M&T Footprint

Uses professional knowledge, expertise and practice to lead a security practice focused on specialized assessment of security controls for systems and applications. Leverages a risk-located approach to ensure appropriate security principles and controls are applied during the system development life cycle to meet stakeholder objectives and protect customer and corporate assets in line with the enterprise risk appetite

The main responsibilities are:
Understand enterprise architecture, identifying security gaps, developing controls and designing solutions that meet business objectives while complying with security standards.
Recommend appropriate security controls to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availcapability of customer and corporate data in line with the enterprise risk appetite.
Document and verify recommended security controls are aligned with Bank policies and standards as well as industry best practices, ensure proper documentation of exceptions to standards and/or recommend mitigating controls.
Work with Business teams and Cybersecurity leadership abilities to identify and recommend exceptions to standards for projects.
Participate in the development and refinement of standards with Cybersecurity Policy team.
Prepare required systems and applications security documentation, ensuring their alignment with all applicable laws, regulations, Bank policies and standards, as well as industry best practices.
Present technical information to technical and non-technical audiences to ensure business knowledge of security controls and recommendations. Present recommendations to various levels within the organization, up to and including senior management.
Communicate required systems and applications security controls to owners or technical leads, ensuring their alignment with all applicable laws, regulations, Bank policies and standards, as well as industry best practices.
Engage with Technology teams and management to identify security risks of proposed projects and recommend system/application modifications.
Remain current with industry trends and security threats to advise management on how to mitigate and contain risks to the business. Prepare and deliver management level presentations to communicate trends and threats.
Mentor less practiced Solutions Architects on Cybersecurity principles and application, in relation to Bank standards.
Understand and adhere to the Company's risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in conformity with the Company's Risk Appetite. Identify and present to Management risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
Complete other related tasks as assigned.

Required Appropriate qualifications:
Associate's degree and a minimum of 7 years' significant work practice, or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 9 years' higher education and/or work practice, including a minimum of 7 years' significant work practice
Strong knowledge of Cybersecurity principles and industry best practices, significant to confidentiality, integrity and availcapability
Proven knowledge of information technology security principles and implementation methods (e.g., firewalls, demilitarized zones, encryption, Active Directory / LDAP, SAML)
Skill in selecting security controls located on confidentiality, integrity and availcapability requirements of systems
practice with handling multiple projects, meeting strict deadlines, and superviseing project tasks for less practiced team members

Preferred Appropriate qualifications:
Bachelor's degree
CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), or working towards certification within one year of entry into position
CRISC (Certified Risk and Information Systems Control) certification or Cybersecurity domain-related industry-recognized certification
Knowledge of Risk Management framework
Working knowledge of project management methodology
CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), or working towards certification within one year of entry into position
Knowledge of organizational security policies, standards and procedures
Knowledge of organization's risk tolerance and/or risk management approach
Strong knowledge of security technologies and architecture, including encryption, cloud network security design, function located access control, perimeter security and application security
Knowledge of Cybersecurity threats
Knowledge of emerging security issues
Knowledge of the security assessment and authorization process
capability to develop or recommend analytic approaches or solutions to problems and situations for which information is incomplete or for which no precedent exists
practice in conducting security review of systems
Working knowledge of the current version of the NIST (National Institute of Standards & Technology) SP800-53 Controls, or other recognized control frameworks, such as COBIT or ISO

We encourage candidates with significant military practice to apply.

About M&T
At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide variety of performance located career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future.


Job Posting: Jul 19, 2018, 2:30:53 PM
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Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Design
Education 4 Year Degree
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Industry Banking - Financial Services
Required Travel Not Specified

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M&T Bank
M&T Bank is a multi-state community-focused bank serving New York, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. Founded in 1856, M&T Bank provides banking, investment, insurance and mortgage financial services to consumer, business and government clients.
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