a. Lead information security design efforts for highly integrated/complex application, cloud and system platforms through system performance/availability and ensuring solutions developed adhere and align to the architecture standards. Fulfill service level agreements and ensure solutions remains current with industry best practices, technologies and with Wellmark's standards.
b. Work cross functionally and consult with Platform Engineers, Solution Architects and project teams in the creation & documentation of security design deliverables that support a variety of platforms.
c. Collaborate and influence the design and implementation of technology solutions, to systematically address security issues and develop secure coding practices.
d. Collaborate with Technology stakeholders including but not limited to Lead Architect, Platform Engineer and other Cloud Service engineers to provide insight/ direction regarding security process improvements.
e. Consults with business stakeholders regarding subject matter knowledge related to technical planning in order to ensure architectures are developed in alignment with business and security expectations. Provide mitigation strategies that support applications, cloud or systems from infrastructure, architecture and secure coding.
f. Oversee, review and provide technical guidance on the design efforts of Wellmark's supported solutions including but not limited to the evaluation of vendors during the selection process, integrating with new vendors, design, implementation and administration.
g. Will adhere and are held accountable for the support and influence of Wellmark's architecture governance standards and technical standards including SDLC. Provide design specifications to governing boards for proper approvals. Provides guidance regarding IT policies, security and infrastructure. Proactively work with team members to address security and compliance issues.
h. Build strong relationships and business acumen with the business to ensure technical designs are aligned with business needs. Provide exceptional customer service and solutions.
i. Develops and applies industry best practice technology, design and methodology approaches to design platform specific technical designs. Researches and recommends new emerging technologies, techniques and tools that will add value to the organization.
j. Other duties as assigned.