DevSecOps lead

  • APN Consulting, Inc
  • Princeton, NJ, United States
  • Jan 13, 2023

Job Description

Direct Client Requirement
Position: DevSecOps lead
Type: Full Time/Permanent
We are looking for a DevSecOps leader to lead a critical pillar of our Global Audit & Assurance technology strategy and oversee our DevSecOps strategy, innovation, operations, and talent.
You will work close lying with CIOs, CTOs, and other leaders and teams to build our next generation Cloud platform on a global level. You will lead teams and work with other global leaders to build and operate our cloud platform that powers our global audit technologies, including cognitive, big data, analytics, and other advanced Cloud capabilities.
You are expected to have leadership experience combined with deep and broad technical experience to imagine and drive technology strategy, execution, and improvements across our global audit & assurance platform.

Role Specific Responsibilities
Strategy & Leadership
  • Lead the DevSecOps stream of strategic projects (e.g., exception hosting like China/Australia, working with OGC on leveraging USI/GTS resources, etc)
  • Champion and drive integration and implementation of standard IT processes (ServiceNow, AppInsights, etc)
  • Oversee budgets, allocations, SLAs, benchmarking, and geographic optimization
  • Assure appropriate awareness and responsible to regulators, risk, compliance, legal, audit activities, findings
  • Monitor market for trends and changes based on technology changes, evolution of best practices and market expectations
  • Partner with other leaders (CIOs, CTOs, AABLs, AAPS Leadership team, Delivery Leaders, CPOs, etc) to ensure success
Operations :
  • Oversee DevSecOps operations and process engineering across the global teams; define & maintain a consistent runbook
  • Ensures cross-geo collaboration and sharing of best practices & lessons learned
  • Ultimate responsible person for remediations and event management
  • Responsible for scaling DevSecOps across the global organization
  • Lead the integrity and consistency of the technology platforms, tools and processes
  • Establish follow the sun model
  • Embed security control design, implementation, and testing into the DevOps practices
  • Establishes monitoring and alerting framework required to achieve SOC2, ISO27001 certifications
  • Owns the quality of DevSecOps deliverables and is accountable as the overall leader
  • Drive improvements for the design, development, and delivery of applications to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of solutions.
  • Drive automation and continuous improvements
Cultural and Talent
  • Drive a single DevSecOps culture across the geo teams
  • Leverage economies of scale and synergies
  • Challenge status quo: lead, motivate and reward a distributed diverse work force
  • Responsible for talent development and organizational health
  • Works with Delivery Leaders, Cyber, and other leaders to proactively forecasts talent needs
  • Practice and enforce Agile and Scrum methodologies
Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

Years of Experience: 10-15

  • BS or higher degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field
  • Proven leader who thinks strategically, communicates with influence, and builds trusting relationships
  • Strong sense of accountability, ownership for end-to-end project lifecycle with solid project management and communication skills
  • Capable of technical deep dives into infrastructure, databases, and applications as needed, yet cognitively agile enough to have strategy discussions with leadership
  • Relentless pursuit of excellence and experience quickly driving continuous improvements
  • Experience building and leading distributed DevOps teams
  • Experience building, growing, and leading technical teams with a cohesive culture across geographies
  • Experience driving change and bringing new thinking to challenge existing technology and processes
  • Advanced understanding of the Cloud and globally distributed systems architecture
  • Experience implementing controls for data sovereignty, privacy, legal, risk and regulatory requirements
  • Experience with IT services (e.g., certificate management, monitoring, penetration testing)
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure architecture (both PaaS and IaaS)
  • Experience with infrastructure (e.g., databases, DNS, Active Directory, Firewalls, networking) in the Cloud
  • Experience with Team Foundation Server, VSTS or similar ALM tool
  • Experience with automation and continuous integration
  • Experience with tools such as Puppet/Chef
  • Experience with capacity planning, demand forecasting, software performance analysis and system tuning
  • Experienced problem solving on Cloud and globally distributed systems
  • Desire to understand our businesses and users
  • Experience with scrum and agile development
  • Experience building and delivery software products and solutions