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Network Security Architect – Enterprise Architecture Team

Apply Job Req. ID 21037BR Date Posted 09/12/2022 Location Lakeland, Florida
The position will provide security best practices and guidance on Network Security for Publix Super Markets, Inc. The job responsibilities for this position are:
  • define network security strategies and architecture including
    • segmentation / zero trust
    • firewalls
    • IDS/IPS
    • web content filtering
    • advanced threat protection
    • policy management
  • develop principles, best practices, standards, and guidelines for network security technologies,
  • define current and future network security processes and systems, so they align with core policies and strategic direction,
  • provide consulting services to software development, security, and technology teams to ensure strategic alignment and integration of required network security technologies and standards into solution designs,
  • help identify weaknesses in network security designs and guide how to rectify them,
  • provide training, mentoring, and knowledge transfer to analysts, developers, engineers, and other architects to ensure a strong focus on the seamless integration of network security controls in a highly distributed environment.

Required Qualifications
  • must have a bachelor's degree in computer science or an analytical discipline or equivalent experience,
  • must have one or more relevant security qualifications, such as CISA, CISSP, CISSM, GIAC, or other network security/technology certifications,
  • must have a minimum of eight years of experience in technology architecture, solution strategies formation, design, product selection, testing, and implementation, including at least five years pertaining specifically to network security
  • must have five years of experience in the design of enterprise network security solutions which include cloud-delivered security functions, software-defined security control and policy enforcement, DNS-layer security, network security segmentation, and automation, next-generation firewalls (NGFW), intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDPs), virtual private networks (VPNs),
  • must have hands-on experience working with firewall technologies such as Palo Alto, Checkpoint, SonicWall, etc.
  • must have a minimum of three years of defining security standards and best practices for network security technologies and processes
  • must have strong interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills,
  • must have strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills,
  • must have excellent planning and organizational skills,
  • must have the ability to resolve complex business and technical issues and to make decisions using sound business judgment,
  • must have a high degree of confidentiality, maturity, self-motivation, commitment, and integrity,
  • must have excellent attendance and punctuality record, and
  • must show enthusiasm, initiative, pride in work, and a commitment to Publix and our Mission.
Preferred Qualifications
  • experience with distributed firewalls in a public cloud such as Azure, AWS, or GCP
  • experience with distributed firewalls in private data center clouds using VMWare Cloud Foundation
  • an affinity and experience with automation and a development-based approach to security
  • hands-on experience with public cloud, SaaS, PaaS, aPaaS, and IaaS concepts and technologies
Potential Annual Pay with Bonus 123,110 - 184,210 Additional Required Qualifications
Minimum Base Pay 9,470 Maximum Base Pay 14,170 Additional Preferred Qualifications
Frequency of Pay Monthly Year End Bonus As a year-end bonus to associates, Publix issues one month’s extra pay (pro-rated in the first year) each year if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check that year. This is calculated as a 13th month of pay in the Potential Annual Pay with Bonus line above.
Address 331 S. Florida Ave City Lakeland Region FL between Orlando and Tampa Potential Annual Base Pay 123,110 - 184,210 Other Compensation Information
  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

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