Wipro Ltd.

Hadoop Security Architect

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Industry Type: IT Sector
  • Industry Location: Foster City
  • Experience: NA
  • No. of Positions: 1
  • Primary Skills: .NET Access control Ajax Amazon Web Services Apache Cassandra Apache HTTP Server Apache Hadoop Apache Kafka Architecture Big data Threat modeling Security engineering Siteminder Software Software development RESTful PCI Payment processing Planning Project development Project implementation Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft Windows Mobile applications NetFlow Identity management Implementation Incident management Information security Golang Use cases VMware WAF Web API z/OS SDN SIEM SOAP Security Security architecture Strategy Tripwire
  • Secondary Skills: NoSQL OSS Open source OpenStack Optimization Oracle Riak Java JavaScript Linux MVS Malware analysis Mobile Netwitness HTTPS IBM WebSphere MQ IDS IMPACT Innovation Design review Encryption Engineering Erlang FFIEC FIX HTTP IT Cloud Compliance Couchbase Cross-functional Cyber security Database Build automation Business requirements C CAN COBOL COTS Caching
  • Job Location: Foster City, California
  • Posted Date: Posted today
Job Description

Hadoop Security Architect


  • Be a product security champion by driving Security Architecture and Design/implementation/optimization for Web, API and Mobile backend applications across Visa.
  • Engage in the initial requirements definition (including analysis of threats and risks and alignment with Visa security, Engineering, IT and Architecture standards.
  • Conduct and facilitate security reviews, threat modelling including deep design reviews throughout the development lifecycle.
  • Facilitate "table-top"/red-team/scenario analysis exercises in conjunction with other SME's; and plan the resolution of any identified vulnerabilities/issues.
  • You’ll be working on enabling/building security on various platforms and technologies which protect the applications from attacks like:

o Payment processing platforms, Payment Wallet solutions, Consumer facing applications, COTS products deployed in house, public clouds, Issuer/Acquirer facing platforms and applications, white labelled solutions for partners.

o zTPF, zOS, MVS, Linux, Windows, VMWare, Openstack, SDN, Public cloud like AWS, Google

o Cybersecurity tools like IDS, SIEM, Tripwire, Tanium, Netwitness, Netflow, WAF

o HSMs, Tokenization systems, data encryption solutions from Safenet, Vormetric etc

o Web technologies like HTTP, SOAP, REST services, AJAX

o Databases like Oracle, MS SQL, Couchbase, Cassandra, Riak, Aerospike

o Programming languages like Java, C, C++, .Net, Javascript, GoLang, ErLang, Cobol etc

o Caching services like Kafka, Coherence, MQ

o Big-data like Hadoop

o Web Access Management solutions like Forgerock, Siteminder, Custom/in-house Security Frameworks

  • Automate security tools and processes ensuring innovation and advancement strategies that keep pace in the areas of access control, security-in-depth, secure transaction processing, secure coding practices for web and mobile applications.
  • Expert in Hadoop open source software (OSS) and has good hands-on understanding in both development and security
  • Analyze and track development process, proactively monitor OSS security efforts and approach can go a long way in being prepared to handle open source security risks.
  • Actively participate and work very closely with Apache CVE community (https://cve.mitre.org) and update incident response team specifically to monitor threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Build automation to Integrate and orchestrate existing security tools so we can quickly resolve damaging malware infections.
  • Demonstrable experience on Big data security with experience designing secure applications for Relational, NoSQL, In-Memory database(s), Hadoop, Kafka etc.
  • Locating the updated version, patch, or fix to address the security risk is a time-consuming and expensive process.
  • Facilitate communication with cross-functional groups.
  • Work with product organization to develop secure business requirements, develop the security architecture and integrate into our longer term platform strategy.
  • Define solution level security architecture for project and and conformance to Visa's security standards.
  • Work directly with project development teams to enable successful project implementation applying the recommended security tools, technologies and techniques. Provide expertise to project team engineers as needed.
  • Stay up to date on new security tools & techniques in the information security space.
  • Conduct proof of concept activities with key business users in support of advanced use cases.
  • Help business and product team to achieve various compliance certifications like PCI, FFIEC etc.
  • Be responsible for overall planning, direction and oversight of multiple projects, products, services or functions.
  • Identify and analyze system and application level vulnerabilities to provide recommended counter measures or mitigating controls that reduce risk to an acceptable and manageable level.
  • Independently formulate direction, design or oversight for the development of major Enterprise-wide programs or plans that have significant impact on the success of the organization


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