ModernCyber LLC Principal Cybersecurity Architect Remote · Full time

ModernCyber is seeking a Principal Cybersecurity Architect with a passion for technology, the ability to master new technologies and utilize those solutions to solve real world business challenges. You must be a motivated individual who has a desire to work with some of the best technical minds in the business. Our architects support the full life cycle from planning, through design, implementation, operations, and optimization.


The Principal Cybersecurity Architect is a combination of a cybersecurity expert, trusted advisor, and technology consultant knowledgeable in all things Security from Users to Applications & Data.

Must be a US Citizen and must currently live within the United States to qualify.

Ideal Background

  • Must have demonstratable knowledge of the Cisco Security Solutions (ISE, DNAC, Umbrella, Duo, Secure Workload, Secure Cloud Analytics, Secure Network Analytics, Secure Endpoint, Secure Firewall)
  • Experience in multiple areas of service delivery: Assessments, Consulting, Architecture, Engineering, Operations, etc.
  • Trusted advisor with ability to build lasting relationships, communicate effectively, and work cross-functionally with diverse global teams.
  • Technology thought leader and advisor with the ability to communicate effectively with diverse sets of stakeholders, across multiple disciplines.
  • Industry Recognized Expertise: Published Articles, Books, Blog. Security Conference Presenter, Standards bodies work. Visible industry thought leader with a demonstrable presence including patents, industry standards, blogs, whitepapers, industry events, etc.
  • Role model and motivated learner who actively mentors and sponsors others.
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical problems and systematically work toward resolution.
  • Utilizes industry best practices, frameworks, methodologies, and techniques in delivery of projects and services.
  • Demonstrates ability to translate complex requirements into functional, secure, reliable, and serviceable architectures and solutions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience with Cybersecurity principles, practices, and tools in a large-scale enterprise environment
  • Lead complex enterprise projects working with Key Stake Holders to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to architect, design, develop, test, and deploy.
  • Demonstrated recent success in performing work and managing large, complex projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal, written, etc.)
  • Ability to think strategically and translate strategic goals to tactical objectives
  • 3+ years in Python Scripting, Terraform, Terraform Enterprise, Ansible, Ansible Tower
  • 2 years of experience in a professional services or consulting firm
  • Ability to produce professional client facing technical documentation and presentations
  • Certifications (or equivalent knowledge and experience)
  • Active CCIE in one or more domains: Security, Enterprise Infrastructure, Enterprise Wireless, Data Center, etc.
  • Other Industry Security Certifications: CISSP, SANS, CEH, PCCSE, PCNSE, etc.
  • Cloud Certification: current certification or ability to achieve: AWS (Cloud Practitioner, Solutions Architect, Security Specialty), Azure, Google, HashiCorp (Consul, Terraform, Vault), etc.