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Senior Security Architect

Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD)
Location: Mount Laurel
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Company Overview

About TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank -

TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., providing over 9.8 million customers with a full range of retail, small business and commercial banking products and services at more than 1,100 convenient locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Metro D.C., the Carolinas and Florida. In addition, TD Auto Finance, a division of TD Bank, N.A., offers vehicle financing and dealer commercial services. TD Bank and its subsidiaries also offer customized private banking and wealth management services through TD Wealth -. TD Bank is headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J. To learn more, visit . Find TD Bank on Facebook at and on Twitter at and .

TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is a member of TD Bank Group and a subsidiary of The Toronto-Dominion Bank of Toronto, Canada, a top 10 financial services company in North America. The Toronto-Dominion Bank trades on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges under the ticker symbol "TD". To learn more, visit .

We offer a competitive salary and benefit program, including: comprehensive, affordable health care through medical, dental, and vision coverage; financial security with life and disability insurance; opportunities to save using health savings and flexible spending accounts; retirement benefits to help prepare for the future; paid time off and work/life benefits to maintain a good balance.

Department Overview

Building a World-Class, Diverse and Inclusive Technology Team at TD

We can't afford to be boring. Neither can you. The scale and scope of what TD does may surprise you. The rapid pace of change makes it a business imperative for

Job Description

About This Role

We are looking for someone to join us to put their stamp on a domain or segment specialization while providing direction, guidance and governance on structure, design, technology applications and infrastructure. All of this feeds into our focus on developing, customizing and integrating systems. You'll be able to demonstrate how your valuable knowledge and guidance can strengthen technology team and business area understanding of architectural options and technology choices. If this reads to you like a role that's fundamentally important to TD's Architecture team and the organization as a whole, your instinct is right.

Meaningful work is fueled by meaningful performance and career development conversations with your manager. Here are the essential job functions of this position:

  • Lead design and development of an architecture framework to govern how solutions will be produced and implemented, including technology domain architecture strategy, policies, guiding principles and standards.
  • Oversee and define development specifications, technical requirements, system performance objectives, identify necessary system modifications.
  • Review project blueprints and advise on best design solutions.
  • Research and analyze business requirements to recommend optimal architecture solutions.
  • Contribute to project plan development, offer input, manage projects and initiatives, direct assigned resources, communicate project status and ensure timely issue escalation.
  • Participate as a top expert and consultant on the most high-risk and complex projects.
  • Provide insight and recommendations to develop and implement system architecture with business units and technology departments while creating awareness of total ownership costs.
  • Impart subject matter expertise to influence vendors on product design, develop and contribute to third-party contract negotiations where applicable.
  • Build consensus, facilitate collaboration and decision-making within and across business units so IT strategy application aligns with architecture framework.
  • Ensure projects comply with technology domain architecture, design and operate processes to help review ongoing activity against technology architecture and development standards.
  • Identify, recommend, source, negotiate, implement emerging IT trends, developments and improvements and solutions (buy, build, reuse).
  • Apply industry and technical knowledge to provide solutions that increase business results and minimize risk.
  • Conduct pre- and post-implementation reviews.
  • Lead in knowledge transfer meetings with senior management, team, other technical areas and business units.
    Other duties as assigned --- Driving Requirements: --- Travel Requirements:


    What can you bring to TD? Share your credentials, but your relevant experience and knowledge can be just as likely to get our attention. Here are the minimum requirements for this position:
  • Undergraduate Degree or Technical Certificate.
  • Graduate Degree preferred.
  • 10+ years relevant experience.
  • Ability to serve as the top technical individual expert who can impart knowledge of architecture related to specific domains or broad range of architecture frameworks, technologies, tools, processes, procedures and broader technologies and relevant issues.
  • Advanced and highly specialized knowledge of TD applications, programming languages, industry best practices, the business and associated standards, infrastructure and architectural design and solutions and governance.
  • Interest and proven ability to work autonomously as an architectural specialist on high profile, complex and high risk technology projects with significant organizational impact.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing technical leadership, consulting and direction to a larger team on all aspects of architecture to ensure advanced learning occurs.
  • Foresight on architectural issues and gaps and can identify emerging industry trends (i.e. future focused).
  • Strength in influencing product direction and integrating technology from an architectural perspective within the business environment, and can fulfill an IT governance role.
  • Proactive thinking when it comes to providing recommendations on value-added architectural improvements and enhancements.
  • Capacity to take on one or more areas of focus (e.g. enterprise, data, application and technology architecture domains).
  • Must be eligible for employment under regulatory standards applicable to the position.


    Preferred Qualifications - Here are the preferred qualifications for this role:

    Department Overview:

    Building a World-Class, Diverse and Inclusive Technology Team at TD
    We can't afford to be boring. Neither can you. The scale and scope of what TD does may surprise you. The rapid pace of change makes it a business imperative for us to be smart and open-minded in the way we think about technology. TD's technology and business teams become more intertwined as new opportunities present themselves. This new era in banking does not equal boring. Not at TD, anyway.
    TD Architecture Practice covers TD's overall technology strategy, direction, standards for designing and/or developing an architecture framework including technology architecture strategy, policies, guiding principles and standards to govern how technology solutions will be developed and implemented across the organization. Architects typically develop and maintain any combination of the following: solution and application architecture, infrastructure environment architecture, technical integration architecture, data strategies and models, security and enterprise architecture.
    There's room to grow in all of it.

    Job Description :
    About This Role

    Reporting to the Head of Information Security Architecture, Architecture Practice, the Sr. Information Security Architect will be responsible for securing TD across the enterprise, driving the qualities of security throughout the environment and data life cycle.

    As a Sr. Information Security Architect, you are required to be a self-directed, motivated security professional and have responsibility over setting direction on your domain and assisting in other domains as appropriate, as well as with security architecture governance and solutioning for solutions across the enterprise. The role will drive new and strategic target state architecture, security principles and roadmaps relating to various security domains. In addition, the successful candidate must work strategically, tactically, and transparently within the security organization as well as our partners in Enterprise Protect and Technology Services.

    More specifically this role will:
    Affect and consume business vision, producing Enterprise level architectural artifacts from which solution architectures can be derived, in the assigned security domains.

    Be responsible for producing security architecture artefacts to drive strategy in their primary security domain and other security domains (Data Protection, Application Security, Endpoint, Network & Infrastructure Security, Threat & Fraud Management, SIEM/Auditing/Analytics, Identity and Access Management).

    Perform security architecture reviews and consulting on solutions across the enterprise. Work with solution architects to provide security architecture solutioning.

    Drive the creation and maintenance of Target State Security Architectures, Security Roadmap, Security Architecture Principles that ensure the qualities of security are maintained in derived solutions for assigned Security Domains

    Contribute to security system design and architecture frameworks including technology architecture strategy, policies, 'guiding principles' and governing standards for security for the assigned domain.

    Apply industry/technical knowledge to provide solutions that increase business results and minimize risk

    Demonstrate expertise in the domain, acting as a Subject Matter Expert and ideally knowledge in one or more of the other security domains

    Meaningful work is fueled by meaningful performance and career development conversations with your manager. Here are the essential job functions of this position:
    --- Thought leader and expertise in the target domain (or related area) security architecture.
    --- Apply knowledge of business requirements and architecture to the maintenance and enhancement of the enterprise-wide and/or project specific architecture frameworks and models
    --- Define security standards and patterns by anticipating an




    At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live in and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

    If you are a candidate with a disability and need an accommodation to complete the application process, email the TD Bank US Workplace Accommodations Program at . Include your full name, best way to reach you, and the accommodation needed to assist you with the application process.

    EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

    Pay Range:

    $113,000 - $214,000 annually

Keywords: Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Philadelphia , Senior Security Architect, Professions , Mount Laurel, Pennsylvania

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