Dell DevOps Security Architect, Dell (SRO) in Round Rock, Texas

DevOps Security Architect, Dell

Round Rock, TX, Hopkinton, MA or Bangalore, India

The Dell Security & Resiliency organization manages the security risk across all aspects of Dell’s business. We are currently experiencing incredible growth in order to meet the security needs of the world’s largest technology company. With team members located in over 15 countries, you will have an excellent opportunity to influence the security culture at Dell and further develop your career.

Dell is a worldwide provider of information technology services and business solutions to a broad range of clients. We seek men and women who share our values, thrive in a team environment, and recognize the importance of accountability; people who strive to exceed expectations to ensure our Clients' success.

The DevOps Security Architect for Dell is a senior individual contributor with the responsibility to define and drive the strategy to integrate secure development practices and tools in Dell DevOps model. This technical leader must collaborate with DevOps teams across Dell Businesses to define a consistent DevOps security model and drive adoption of security across the DevOps phases.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience developing applications or cloud services as part of a DevOps team and demonstrated success in implementing security tools. This position requires strong DevOps experience, combined with a passion for application security in order to succeed.

Key Responsibilities

  • Define the strategy to adapt Dell Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) to modern development models involving continuous development, integration, testing and deployment

  • Recommend tools and automation strategy to support adoption of SDL by DevOps teams

  • Define and drive implementation of a “secure pipeline” for Dell DevOps teams

  • Partner with global development teams to drive adoption of SDL automation

  • Actively track industry DevOps security trends and act as the DevOps security expert within the Dell SDL team and across the software development teams

  • Drive continuous improvement to Dell product security strategy and provide recommendations to senior management on strategic issues based on technical expertise and knowledge of industry trends combined with business needs

  • Mentor other members of the organization

Essential Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of industry experience

  • 10+ years or more of sustained excellence in software development, release engineering or other applicable technical field

  • Results-driven and accountability-minded

  • Ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced environment with competing and shifting priorities

  • Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to speak confidently and credibly in public forums

  • Ability to confidently and effectively present complex technical topics to senior non-technical audiences

  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively as part of a larger matrixed organization

Travel Required

  • Some travel is expected


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

If you can ensure the highest level of security for our customers, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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