Senior Solutions Architect (Cyber Security)

Tulsa, OK

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Full Time Senior Solutions Architect (Cyber Security)

Tulsa, OK




Position Title:         Senior Solutions Architect          (Cyber Security Focus)          




As a Senior Solutions Architectfor Cybersecuritywithin QuikTripyou guidethe developmentfor cybersecurity solutionsfor our businessThe solutions architect engages customers to understand their business drivers and design reliable cost-effectivesolutions. We are looking for candidates that are comfortable at the intersection of technology and business.  This role is a very technical role and you must be broadly competent across multiple technical domains.  This role is also a business role, where you need the ability to leverage technology to add measurable business value.  Your success often depends on your ability to package and communicate solutions.  As a leader, you are expected to actively participate in the technology community and lead the development of security best practices, approved patterns, and champion QuikTripprinciplesand core values. 

 Summary ofKey Responsibilities 

Strategy/ Communication/ Governance 

  • Act as visionary to proactively assist in setting direction for future cybersecurity strategies 

  • Partners with business and technology subject-matter experts to elicit and translate business requirements into technological solutions. 

  • Assist in development of strategic and operational plans for the IT Department 

  • Develops and maintains policies, standards, reference architectures and guidelines to ensure that a consistent framework is applied across the company.  

  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats 

  • Prepares, champions, and educates stakeholderteamson changes in security policies and best practices across multiple domains. 



  • Act as a subject matter expert consultant to IT and business leaders in the development of enterprise solutions 

  • Facilitate architectural design and on-going change request approvals 

  • Create exceptional quality documentation of all security architecture design and analysis work 

  • Design and provides enterprise grade architectural plans for systems, products and projects. 

  • Ability to scenario plan and estimate financials on multiple options. 


  • Demonstrates accountability, makes timely and appropriate security decisions on programs and multiple domains 

  • Develops partnerships and influences others both internally and externally 

  • Motivate and collaborate to create a team environment and enable team-based fulfillment of control objectives 

  • Provides coaching, direction and leadership support to team members in order to achieve partners, business and customer results 


Basic Qualifications 

  • Overall IT experience - 10years 

  • Security architecture experience - 5years 

  • Exceptional ability to communicate to technical and non-technical audiences 

  • Excellent Analytical and Problem-solvingskills 

  • Excellent Understanding of common security frameworks and their application 


Preferred Qualifications 

  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent 

  • Understanding of the NIST CybersecurityFramework (CSF) 

  • Utilizes perception, creativity, transformational ideas and organizing techniques in their work 

  • Continuously seeks to understand and create value from the customers perspective 

  • Demonstrates flexibility and adapts approach and interpersonal style to best meet the needs of the individual customer 


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