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Security Enterprise Architect - Direct Hire!

  • Location:
    Arlington, Virginia
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  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire

Modis is seeking an extraordinary, highly skilled, professional for our client in Arlington for a direct hire position. This opportunity presents incredible benefits and an amazing company culture!
The Security Enterprise Architect will be responsible for executing projects and interacting with stakeholders throughout the firm to improve the security of client’s applications.

  • Lead teams in executing projects that improve the security of client’s applications.
  • Provide architectural, technical and security guidance on various projects including security solutions
  • Conduct security design reviews on projects
  • Work with teams to assess their security needs and develop capabilities to meet them
  • Assist in the creation of audit and process artifacts
  • Provide guidance to developers on recommended controls and countermeasures
  • Build architectural models including threat models and socialize them with various stakeholders


  • 7+ years of application security experience.
  • 10+ years of experience in IT.
  • 5+ years of development background.
  • 5+ years of security.
  • Familiar with one or more Web application stacks.
  • Threat modeling experience highly recommended.
  • Experienced with key security controls: Identity Management, Authentication, Authorization, Encryption, etc.
  • Familiar with layers of defense and tools or solutions.
  • Familiar with risk management and governance.
  • Familiar with Agile SDLC and CI/CD/DevOps.

Additional experience with the following:

  • Conduct security design review and threat models of applications.
  • Execute projects such as source code analysis, credential management, management of open source risk to improve the security of client’s applications.
  • Enterprise architecture and Java development experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Act as an Application Security subject matter expert to other teams.
  • Work those teams to identify, quantify, document, prioritize and remediate security gaps.
  • Stay up-to-date on current application security topics.

The Security Enterprise Architect is responsible for security SME support for a set of development agile teams aligned with business domains:

  • Review initiatives to understand business requirements and context
  • Perform threat modeling to identify security risks, gaps, and requirements
  • Work with development team to address any security requirements or concerns
  • Perform in-depth assessment of third party products or solutions used by client

As well as, being responsible for a dedicated program around a specific security domain - for example: open source, application credential management, static analysis, etc.

  • Identify and evaluate tools and solutions
  • Define rollout strategy, roadmap, and plan
  • Lead execution of the rollout and transition into operation


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