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Chief Security Solution Architect of SDN/NFV

Chief Security architect of SDN/NFV

Our client is looking currently looking for a Chief Security architect of SDN/NFV to contribute to the development of their recently founded European Security Competence Center, which will play an important role in researching new security technology and delivering specific security solutions for the next generation network.

The Chief Security architect will be responsible for:

  • Develop a comprehensive and leading security SDN/NFV solution landscape across products and the full stack, including system architecture, planning, and roadmaps that will enable new innovative solutions, identify gaps and drive implementation in the product lines.

  • Define the security technology development strategy and business plan for the client for software defined network(SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV)

  • Lead customer engagements and be responsible for project execution by providing security consultation and assessment services for SDN/NFV.

    Lead workshops with key customers about security solutions of SDN/NFV, achieve a deep understanding of customers' key security requirements at a fully integrated solution level and identify technical gaps to be addressed.

  • Lead the team to research and develop key security technologies of SDN/NFV and solutions to improve security and how they can be implemented in the clients' products;

  • Develop security solutions for SDN/NFV, including MBB, FBB, core network and Telco Cloud on different hardware and software platforms;

  • Apply and adapt virtual network security best practices to the client;

  • Build up and maintain effective communication channels with security professionals in both industry and academia;

The Chief Security architect would need to have experience with:

  • With at least 10+ years R&D working experience including 3+ years' experience of SDN or NFV and 5+ years of system architecture;

  • Proven successful experience of applying security technology to design security solutions for SDN or NFV products and solutions;

  • Flexibility, adaptability, and willingness to learn new technologies to support the business;

  • Fluent written and spoken English

  • A listener and excellent communicator to lead deep technical discussions with customers and stakeholders.

  • Be able to combine at the same time, a high-level architecture perspective and very deep and detailed technical design work to effectively build customer solutions.

  • Excellent intercultural communication and coordination skills.

    Experience with Asian business culture is preferred

  • Open for worldwide short-term travels

  • With bachelor or higher degree (preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications or Computer Science;

For more information, please apply.

Chief Security architect of SDN/NFV

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