Career Level Staff
Industry Information Technology
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
At Allstate Northern Ireland, we believe it’s more than just a job. We believe in allowing our people to choose the direction of their careers. It’s about you, your future and where you want to get to.
Opportunity is the hallmark of the Allstate career experience. We invest heavily in our employees, offering long term career development, personal growth and investment in new technologies. Every day is different, with new ideas, challenges, and rewards — no matter which team you join.
We believe that inclusive diversity is crucial to creating a culture of mutual respect where the strengths and talents of each individual are recognised. We like to leave things better than we found them and deliver results. We do all of this while having fun and exploring personal passions.
Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance.
Belfast / Derry / Londonderry / Strabane
Your role in the team
As Senior Security Architect you will lead a team of high performing Security Architects and be responsible for driving and integrating security into Allstate’s Transformative Growth Plans across the organisation. Operating at the heart of change globally, this role will work closely with the Transformative Growth product teams, the Enterprise and Solution Architects as well as key delivery teams within the organisation to accelerate security controls in the Transformative Growth plan and the Target State Architecture (TSA).
Serve as a thought leader, solution visionary and technology expert
Drive Cloud Security Architecture for our Enterprise IT and Business IT teams
Provide detailed security technical subject matter expertise on one or more technologies contributing to complex design decisions and detailed problem analysis.
Provide technical leadership over large or complex security engineering initiatives where multiple technological disciplines are involved.
Influence Vice President and Senior Vice President level leadership from business and technology disciplines, presenting and delivering highly complex solutions as needed.
Act as a leader during high profile problem analysis situations and contribute to ATSV-wide analysis and resolution of major problem issues – provide updates to leadership and governing process management.
Lead technical assignments for new security product development or integration, process development, product/process improvement.
Drive implementation of recommendations.
Work with strategic vendors and partners to review and influence product roadmaps, strategies, and plans to ensure alignment with Allstate needs, both current and future.
Identify opportunities to enhance process and technology solutions. Create and articulate the case for change by highlighting the potential business/customer benefits.
Collaborate with clients and partners to define technology strategies and approaches. Thoroughly understand DevOps ideologies while driving and communicating change supporting DevOps/SecOps methodology within the organization