Mar 08, 2018

Security Architect - Apps UAE Careers - DarkMatter

  • DarkMatter
  • Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Full time Information Technology (IT) & Telecom Jobs Management and Executive Jobs

Job Description

Job Title:  Security Architect - Apps

Company Name: DarkMatter

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Security Architect – Apps will own the security architecture for all Secure Comms applications
  • Identify appropriate security requirements, develop practical security solutions and implement security guidelines
  • Understand current as well as emerging security threats and design security architecture to mitigate threats where possible
  • Provide inputs for security hardening at the infrastructure, application and network levels
  • Write and review security architecture documents
  • Advising on technology choices by analysing risk and business cases, industry best practices and prior experience
  • Monitor industry security updates, technologies and best practices to improve security management


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Ten years of relevant experience
  • Extensive experience in the coordination of program and project leaders to identify requirements for security architecture
  • Must be able to identify strategies for addressing requirements
  • Extensive experience with analysis of security requirements against budget, schedule and performance
  • Extensive experience in creating and conveying to team members the vision of the security architecture for a program or project
  • Extensive software development experience and thorough knowledge of a variety of programming languages including Objective-C, Swift, Java and C/C++
  • Extensive security domain knowledge in mobile security, especially iOS, Android, secure elements and smart cards
  • Extensive security domain knowledge in large enterprise backend systems and web applications
  • Expert on cryptographic primitives, protocols and key management
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment and can clearly communicate while confidently driving security architecture across many projects and teams
  • Laser-focused on the smallest details


Apply Now