Cybersecurity Architect

The Cybersecurity Architect role includes a variety of advanced-level information security positions related to designing and testing cybersecurity systems. This role requires an advanced understanding of technical security as well as a thorough understanding of systems development and project and risk management. The Cybersecurity Architect is one of three advanced-level, core cybersecurity roles mapped directly to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s CyberSeek model.

Overview

Common Job Titles
  • Security Architect
  • Information Security Architect
  • Senior Security Architect
  • Cyber Security Architect
  • IT Security Architect
U.S. Job Openings
  • 5,640
Related Experience
  • Networking
  • Software Development
  • Systems Engineering
Skills Needed
  • Information Security
  • Network Security
  • Cryptography
  • Information Systems
  • Authentication
  • Linux
  • Cisco
  • Project Management
  • Vulnerability Assessment

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(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

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The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification path teaches you the necessary skills and best practices to effectively create and execute enterprise-wide information security strategies. You need five years of professional experience in the information security field to achieve the CISSP, but you can become an Associate of (ISC)² by passing the exam without experience.

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(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSP-ISSAP)

Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSP-ISSAP)

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The Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSP-ISSAP) certification path teaches you the ins and outs of the technical aspects of security architecture. In addition to passing the exam, you must have a CISSP and two years cumulative paid work experience in ISSAP domain areas to achieve certification.

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(ISC)² Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

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The Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) certification path teaches you the fundamentals of the cloud computing architecture framework and how to evaluate and implement appropriate controls around cloud services. You need five years of professional experience in the information security field to achieve the CCSP, but you can become an Associate of (ISC)² by passing the exam without experience.

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CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)

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The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) certification path teaches you the skills required to conceptualize, design and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments. In addition to passing the exam, you need ten years of professional working experience in IT administration, with at least five of those years specifically focused on hands-on technical security.

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