IT Network Security Solutions Architect

  • Full Time
  • Atlanta

Website Boston Consulting Group

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We are seeking a strong candidate to fill the IT Network Security Solutions Architect position in the Secure Networking squad at BCG.
You will be working in a Security Engineering, Architecture, and Automation capacity across BCG’s global network to drive and support improvements based on new and emerging trends. The successful candidate will be responsible for setting strategies for the future of BCG’s network security, with a focus on Cloud Native technologies. As a Network Security Solutions Architect, you will be expected to design and develop solutions that meet the security needs of our company, while ensuring that the solutions are scalable, efficient, and cost-effective.

You will:
Utilize knowledge of security design principals ensuring secure, scalable and supportable network security services
Develop and implement network security strategies that align with the company’s objectives and increase the organization’s security posture
Support vendor assessments, research into new security technologies, conduct proof of concepts, and provide recommendations for mitigating risks
Create and maintain technical service roadmaps pertaining to data and cloud security
Work closely with Enterprise and Security Architecture teams to understand their security requirements and develop solutions that meet their needs
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure that network security is integrated into all aspects of our company’s operations
Stay up to date with the latest trends and developments in network security, including Cloud Native technologies
Conduct security reviews of network designs and implementations
Work in Agile framework
Prepare and review monthly status reports and statistics


Securing global networks and compute environments with state-of-the-art security technology including Next-Gen Firewalls, Cloud Native Firewalls, IPS, DDOS, ACLs, and other hardware preferably with automation tools and practices to ensure consistency and repeatability
Engineering and implementation of Zero Trust remote access solutions and other 3rd Party connectivity solutions
Maintain knowledge base and ‘as built’ documentation for all network security services
High degree of comfort with changing and maintaining connectivity for Cloud Computing environments
Successfully interfacing and connecting with skilled technologists and non-technical stakeholders
Ability to work in an Agile environment leveraging strong work management, organizational and planning skills
Negotiating and consensus building between stakeholders where competing priorities exist, providing well-honed influencing skills
You’re able to effectively handle difficult and stressful situations with poise, tact and patience, while demonstrating a sense of urgency


BA degree in computer science, Cybersecurity, or similar field preferred
Minimum 7+ years of network security engineering experience with large scale implementations distributed globally
Proven experience in network and Cloud security architecture, design and best practices to support a globally distributed environment across multiple platforms such as AWS, Azure, and GCP
Experience with Cloud Native technologies, such as Kubernetes, Docker, and Terraform
Strong understanding of networking protocols, including TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, and DNS
Experience with NextGen and Cloud Native Firewalls, and intrusion detection/prevention systems
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills


Experience working within an Agile Framework
Zscaler ZIA & ZPA
Web application firewalls
Related security certifications (e.g., CISSP, CCSP, SABSA, ITIL etc.)


You will be part of a global team located across Europe, Asia, and the Americas, working in a highly collaborative environment with like-minded colleagues.

If you are a passionate Network Security Solutions Architect with experience in Cloud Native technologies and a desire to innovate and lead the way in network security, then we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.


Atlanta, Boston, London


United Kingdom, United States




Full time


BCG pioneered strategy consulting more than 50 years ago, and we continue to innovate and redefine the industry. We offer multiple career paths for the world’s best talent to have a real impact on business and society. As part of our team, you will benefit from the breadth and diversity of what we are doing today and where we are headed next. We count on your authenticity, exceptional work, and strong integrity. In return we are committed to supporting you in discovering the most fulfilling career journey possible—and unlocking your potential to advance the world. Our team called Global Services (GS) provides corporate support to business areas such as Finance, Legal, HR, Marketing and IT. This diverse team of experts, operators and specialists represent all levels from Partner to entry level staff, operating across the globe in multiple countries. Global Services is in short, the backbone of BCG.


Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.

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