Abbott Cyber Architect in Abbott Park, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Responsible for the security of Abbott’s data, applications, network, systems, enduser devices and Abbott’s over all cyber architecture on premise or in the cloud. For large projects with multiple systems, the security architect is responsible for aligning cybersecurity solutions with business strategies, working with senior management and technical specialists across functional disciplines. The security architect coaches the application and technical specialists during the design phase in what and how their applications, appliances and/or solutions should be secured or mitigated against risk. They are responsible for existing security design of supported Abbott’s applications and over all infrastructure. Develops the architectural governance and processes for securing the enterprise data, solutions, and/or infrastructure. Aligns cybersecurity with the business needs and objectives. Consults on major systems strategies and implementations.

Bachelor’s Degree plus a minimum of 3 years of related work experience with a strong understanding of specified functional area, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. Degree in Computer Science or related discipline a plus but not required.

One or multiple formal certification in security such as CompTIA Security+, CISSP, CISM, CIPP/EU/US, and/or CISA.

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