Cloud Security Architect


Tel Aviv, IL
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/10/2021
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  • Company Address: 524 Broadway, New York, NY, 10012

About BigID

BigID is transforming how enterprises protect and manage the privacy of personal data.

Job Description

Who we are:

BigID redefines data privacy and protection: helping organizations know their data for privacy, protection and perspective. BigID is a next-generation data intelligence platform that helps organizations discover and manage personal and sensitive data across their entire data ecosystem – and take action for privacy, protection, and perspective. 

Headquartered in New York City with a worldwide presence, we are building a global team with a passion for innovation, data and privacy. BigID was founded in 2016, has raised over $146M in venture funding, and has been recognized as a 2019 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, a 2019 Business Insider “Business to Watch”, awarded “Best Privacy Solution” for Info Security's Global Excellence Awards, and more.

At BigID, our team is the foundation of our success. Join a people-centric culture that is fast-paced and rewarding: you’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the most talented people in the industry who value innovation, integrity, and teamwork.

Privacy Is Our Passion - So are Our People!


The role:

The Security Architect will interface directly with engineering and will provide leadership and oversight of security and privacy architecture and controls across BigIDs products. This role is a key influencer on standards and awareness and is responsible for the development, review, implementation, and maintenance of the organization’s security architecture review program. This role is for a security architect reporting into the Chief Security Officer.


What you’ll do:

  • Develop and maintain the Security and Privacy Architecture and Control Standards for BigID
  • Lead security remediation program
  • Lead security architecture review program
  • Identifies top risks to the organization and the behaviors that must change to mitigate those risks
  • Identifies weaknesses in internal controls and opportunities to enhance operational efficiencies
  • Tracks remediation of security review issues noted in the remediation reports
  • Contributes to a framework that effectively measures compliance with information technology policies
  • Updates and maintains documentation including, but not limited to, policies, standards, contingency plans, and incident management plans
  • Analyzes information architecture-related technical problems and provides engineering and technical support for solving these problems
  • Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations
  • Have and maintain an expert knowledge of Infosec industry trends and developments and advise on changes to the threat landscape
  • Have and maintain an expert knowledge of the relevant legislative, contractual, compliance and technical information requirements
  • Project manage and plan the work of cross-functional teams on cybersecurity & compliance projects
  • Articulate complex technical security issues into business focused terms and communicate with senior stakeholders across the business
  • Identify, propose, and initiate improvements to the organization’s security posture
  • Assist and mentor other team members


What you’ll bring:


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Expertise in security risk management in a business context with practical experience developing and implementing appropriate mitigation strategies.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a senior security role.
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to handle complexity and innovate.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving company environment and drive results.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills – ability to communicate across and up the organization including internal communication to gain buy-in on security strategy.



  • Security-related professional certification (CISSP, etc)
  • Experience securing an AWS environment
  • Experience working in a global environment.

What’s in it for you?!

Our people are the foundation of our success, and we place a high priority on offering a wide range of benefits that make our team happier and healthier.

  • Equity participation - everyone shares in our success
  • Flexible work arrangements - for parents, for remote work days, etc.
  • Office perks: dog-friendly environment, fully-stocked fridge, gym and exercise classes, weekly Happy Hours, free parking, evening meals
  • Knowledge trainings & Career development tracks


Our Values:

We look for people who embody our values - Care, Do,Try & Shine.

  • Care - We care about our customers and each other
  • Do - We do what it takes to make a positive impact
  • Try- We try our best and we don’t give up
  • Shine- We shine and make it our mission to always stand out


Diversity & Inclusion: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying. Come as you are.

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