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Senior Director, Security Architecture - Telecommute

Dallas, TX 75201 Work Remotely
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Bring us your experience, your head for strategy and innovation, your strength with relationships and your eye for opportunity. In return we offer an unmatched place to grow and develop your career among a richly diverse group of businesses driven by the power and stability of a leading health care organization. If you thrive in a high performance, high accountability environment, this is truly a place where you can do your life's best work. (sm)


As the Sr. Director, Security Architecture, your primary responsibility will be to lead and manage the development and implementation of information systems managed services to support the success of a key a strategic healthcare provider client  in the United States. This involves administering and evolving the current state and future state technology landscape as part of end to end transformational partnerships.  You will be responsible for inter-entity systems and initiatives, information systems service solution design and the management of Business / IT operations. This position is responsible for architecting new Optum-client BPO / ITO agreements, providing strong leadership, clear priorities and direction to leadership teams all in the best interest of a world-class client experience. The services are part of a broad, highly visible, and innovative partnership between Optum and the client.


The successful candidate must be passionate about driving improvements in health care, effective at working in a fast-paced and complex environment as well as confident and collaborative in their interactions with senior executives, and business partners. Critical to this role is the ability to build and maintain relationships at all levels, with both internal and external stakeholders.


You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • As a strategic client facing role, act as primary Security Architecture technical interface to the client business and technical leadership during discovery phase of IT managed services pursuits related to information security for the client's enterprise and IT infrastructure.
  • Use a consultative approach to discover client needs, pain points, goals and utilize due diligence process to provide written assessments and recommendations based on client interactions
  • Actively participate in the development and socialization of Security Infrastructure Solution Road Maps related to their respective domains - Encryption, Segmentation, Identity & Access Management, Threat & Vulnerability Management, Perimeter Defense, Security Plans and Logging / Monitoring.
  • Create architecture deliverables using Visio that describe the solution in sufficient detail to develop bill of materials, technology components, vendor components and design parameters suitable for handoff to implementation teams
  • Prepare written scope of services, solution descriptions, assumptions and technical approach content that explains why solution is recommended along with documenting risks and mitigation plans. Drive contract development and collaborate with Optum Enterprise Information Security team and third parties as required.
  • Find opportunities and / or gaps that exist between current state and the one-to-three-year target architecture for the domain. You will establish plans, including level of effort, cost, duration, and risks to closing the gaps in addition to capitalizing on the opportunities identified.
  • Develop and maintain current and future state architecture models.
  • There will be 25-50% travel required.
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Posted: 2020-05-22 Expires: 2020-06-21

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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