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Information Security Solutioning Director




McLean, VA


Position Overview

The Information Security Solutioning Director role will be part of the Technology Services Group in the Information Technology Division. The Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer is currently seeking a senior Information Security Director to provide leadership, vision and strategy to the Information Security Organization. This position will be the primary interface with Technology Services, Architecture, Engineering and Data Services and the various business and technical stakeholders for ensuring Information Security strategy is developed and maintained. The hired candidate will report directly to the Chief Information Security Officer providing broad support for the Information Security organization.


- Provide security expertise and thought leadership throughout Freddie Mac with an emphasis on enterprise Information Security

- Partner with Enterprise Architecture to develop strategic and detailed technical roadmaps of the enterprise Information Security environments and the associated technologies required to deliver these solutions

- Assist with identifying, developing and leading innovation initiatives. This will include researching new technologies and/or new applications of existing technologies that will deliver new capabilities to the business

- Provide strategic guidance and oversight relating to technology solutions that will enable the business to meet their financial and strategic goals

- Partner with Enterprise Architecture to develop consistent, repeatable technology patterns that will be used by the engineering and operational groups to design and deploy supportable solutions that will minimize the total cost of ownership

- Partner with Enterprise Architecture to develop and maintain the architecture technology reference model and associated architecture patterns that define the infrastructure and application technology mapped to proven security standard

- Identify and evaluate business trends in the financial sector including adequate consideration of the technology impacts and inclusion in strategy/planning activities

- Creation of long-term prioritization plans for shared architecture development across the organization that supports integrated products, without sacrificing short-term goals and needs

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- 10+ years of professional experience in Information Security

- 7+ years of combined Information Security Architecture and Engineering work experience

- A minimum of five (5) years of experience managing a team of Information Security Architects and Engineers

- Bachelors degree in computer science, information systems, related field or equivalent work experience

- Broad exposure to infrastructure/network and ERP environments

- Previous leadership experience, with the ability to effectively coach and mentor others

- Expert knowledge of security issues, techniques and implications across all existing computer platforms

- Knowledge of Information Security-specific architecture methodology

- Proven ability in Information Security process and organizational design

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