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Sr Data Security Architect

Company: Workday, Inc.
Location: Pleasanton
Posted on: May 24, 2023

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2. Collect statistics to optimize site functionality Sr Data Security Architect page is loaded Sr Data Security Architect Apply locations USA, CA, Pleasanton time type Full Time posted on Posted 3 Days Ago job requisition id JR-77269 Your work days are brighter here. At Workday, it all began with a conversation over breakfast. When our founders met at a sunny California diner, they came up with an idea to revolutionize the enterprise software market. And when we began to rise, one thing that really set us apart was our culture. A culture which was driven by our value of putting our people first. And ever since, the happiness, development, and contribution of every Workmate is central to who we are. Our Workmates believe a healthy employee-centric, collaborative culture is the essential mix of ingredients for success in business. That's why we look after our people, communities and the planet while still being profitable. Feel encouraged to shine, however that manifests: you don't need to hide who you are. You can feel the energy and the passion, it's what makes us unique. Inspired to make a brighter work day for all and transform with us to the next stage of our growth journey? Bring your brightest version of you and have a brighter work day here. About the TeamThe Workday Data Platform Engineering Organization in Business Technology (BT) needs a Data Security Architect to manage the next generation of data platform, tooling, reusable frameworks and services in the AWS cloud. We take pride in enabling data driven business outcomes to mobilize Workday's growth through trusted data excellence, innovation, architecture, and thought leadership.

The team's key objective is to empower data engineers, data scientists, BI Analysts, and various business partners through building scalable data platforms, tooling/reusable frameworks, data quality and anomaly

detection frameworks to fuel strategic business decisions, reducing decision latency using self-service architecture in cloud environments.

The BT Data Platform will be the central data repository with various data domain assets of decision-making process through self-service dashboards, domain specific ad-hoc self-self-capability. Also, it will be source for ML engineering self-service business owned pipelines through configurable templates, storage for ML features and model outcomes, place for test and training the models, upstream and downstream integration layer or data source for these layers.About the RoleWorking as part of the Enterprise Architecture & Data (EA&D) team within Workday's Business Technology organization, you are responsible for the overall security strategy for the Data Platform & Support initiatives. As a Sr Cloud Security Architect, you will partner with Systems Engineering, SecOps, DevOps and Networking teams to develop and implement best-practices for the Data Platform team. You will partner with data platform leads to set prioritization with different teams and guide technical solution discussions. The right candidate for this role is a Security Champion who has experience in Cloud Security Posture Management tooling and collaborates with Engineering and Development Teams to implement best-practices and align cloud environments with internal standards and compliance requirements.Contributions to the security community, such as open source tools, research papers, conference talks, etc. are a plus!What you will do:

  • Identify and mitigate security issues, misconfigurations, and vulnerabilities related to Data Platform's cloud infrastructure.
  • Build and extend scanning and monitoring to ensure we quickly detect misconfigurations and anomalous behavior in our cloud infrastructure.
  • Research and deploy corporate security solutions to create a secure environment for our employees to be productive in their daily tasks, including endpoints, email, browsing, file sharing, network security, physical security, and any 3P software and SaaS integrations.
  • Augment our infrastructure with audit trails and build detections to ensure that we can effectively and critically identify and investigate known and emerging threats.
  • Participate in security incident response, lead incidents, and perform post-incident reviews with engineering teams.
  • Develop, evangelize, and monitor the adoption of best cloud security practices.
  • Represent Data Platform's security engineering within and outside of the company.
  • We're looking for someone who can build positive relationships with peers across the company to evangelize a strong security culture.
  • Identifies impactful and practical solutions for security, from easy opportunities to long-term investments.
  • Research and implement sophisticated detection and response tools within the cloud
  • Act as an escalation point for the Security Operations team for security events within our cloud environments
  • Solve security service/application problems and work with the vendor and other workday security team to resolve issues and vulnerabilities. Test, implement and handle new security services as necessaryAbout YouBasic Qualifications:
    • Minimum 10+ years of technology proven experience in building cloud security solutions.
    • Minimum 5 Years hands-on experience in 1 or more languages (Python, Java, Go etc.).
    • Hands-on experience designing and building scalable and resilient applications in the cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure) AWS Preferred.
    • Build reports and dashboards for driving security outcomes.
    • Experience with CI/CD pipeline for automated security testing.
    • Hands-on experience in AWS Networking Firewall and Security modules
    • Serverless hands-on development and architecture experience implementing Lambda, API Gateway, Step Functions, etc
    • Experience delivering software using engineering standard methodologies and principles.
    • Extensive knowledge of infrastructure as code (Terraform, CFT, CDK, etc.)
    • Familiarity with the principles of network and endpoint security, current threat and attack trends, and have a working knowledge of security principles such as defense in depthOther Qualifications:
      • Ability to use the principles and practices of project management
      • Passion for new technologies and cloud trends. As a federal contractor, -Workday -is -requiring -all new hires -to verify -that -they -are -fully-vaccinated against COVID-19 -within 72 hours of -beginning employment with Workday, consistent with applicable law. -Workday -is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates who are not vaccinated due to a sincerely held religious belief, medical reasons, or other legally-protected reason should contact - -to explore what, if any, reasonable accommodations or exemptions Workday is able to offer. Workday Pay Transparency Statement The base pay range for the primary location of this job is listed below. Workday pay ranges vary based on work location. As a part of the total compensation package, this role may be eligible for the Workday Bonus Plan or a role-specific commission/bonus, as well as annual refresh stock grants. Recruiters can share more detail during the hiring process. Each candidate's compensation offer will be based on multiple factors including, but not limited to, geography, experience, skills, future potential and internal pay parity. For more information regarding Workday's comprehensive benefits , please click here . Primary Location: USA.CA.PleasantonBase Pay Min to Max Range: $160,200 - $240,200 Pursuant to applicable Fair Chance law, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Workday is an Equal Opportunity Employer including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Are you being referred to one of our roles? If so, ask your connection at Workday about our Employee Referral process! Similar Jobs (5) Sr Application Security Engineer- GTM Platform locations USA, CA, Pleasanton time type Full Time posted on Posted 7 Days Ago Software Architect, Engineering Environments locations USA, CA, Pleasanton time type Full Time posted on Posted 6 Days Ago Can't find a suitable opening? Join our talent community and receive the latest Workday news, content, and be first in line for new job opportunities. Join our Talent Community ! Are you being referred to one of our roles? If so, ask your connection at Workday about our Employee Referral process! Being a Great Place to Work 0:00 -/ - 2:09 Are you interested in contract opportunities at Workday? Please visit the Contractor Positions at Workday page About Workday At Workday, our employees have always been our number one Core Value. We understand that everyone has unique experiences and perspectives which is why our mission is to create a safe space where all people and ideas are welcomed. Our commitment to value inclusion, belonging, and equity (VIBE---) and creating a brighter workday for all is the cornerstone of all we do. Join us! Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.Workday is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Individuals seeking employment at Workday are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.Further, pursuant to applicable local ordinances, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.We do not accept resumes from headhunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us. You may view the Workday's Pay Transparency Policy , and Know Your Rights Notice , by clicking on their corresponding links. Workday is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and others during our application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability or for religious reasons, contact us at

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