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Security Architect

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Security Architect

Mahwah, NJ


At Volvo Cars, we are pushing the boundaries of automotive innovation and seeking a Security Architect. Our Security team is committed to delivering a safe and secure digital experience to our employees, customers, and retailers located in the U.S. and Canada.


Position Overview:


In this role, you will report to the Information Security Officer (ISO) and support teams in building and operating products that meet security and privacy requirements. This role offers an excellent opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment with a diverse team of professionals and a large degree of autonomy. You will have the chance to work with the latest technologies and tools, while also developing step-change improvements in the way we do business.


Key responsibilities

  • Advises cross-functional teams on technology selections and decisions to achieve target state cybersecurity on improvements to current cybersecurity parameters
  • Collaborates to create accessible and scalable coding frameworks on the public cloud for new system design patterns
  • Develops secure and high-quality practices for code review and debugging  
  • Guidance to facilitate thought leadership within the technical landscape
  • Ensures our technical methods in cybersecurity are in line with the latest development methodologies
  • Creates durable, reusable software frameworks that improves velocity and quality of output across teams and functions


  • 7 to 10 year experience security architecture role
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CSSLP, CASE, or GWEB
  • Practical experience in cybersecurity architecture that can be applied and reused across digital teams, functions, and systems
  • Experience in handling and assessing technical risk.
  • Comprehensive skills in Cloud security Data security, Infrastructure security, Endpoint/Platform security, Security Analytics, Authentication/Identity Management, Mobile Security, or Application Security.
  • Experience conducting architectural and code reviews
  • Influencing growth in our community of practice regarding public cloud environments; Azure and AWS
  • Knowledge of applied cryptography and security protocols, such as Transport Layer Security, OAuth, OpenID Connect
  • Programming experience in at least one of the following languages (C#, Java, JavaScript, TypeScript)
  • Advanced knowledge of cybersecurity architecture, applications, and technical processes with considerable, in-depth knowledge in public cloud, and mobile app development
  • Knowledge of artificial intelligence and machine learning would be beneficial.
  • Effectively communicates with senior leaders and executives and has a high level of integrity and confidentiality as it relates to the organization.


At Volvo Cars USA, we value diversity, teamwork, and creativity. We're looking for people who share our vision for innovation and quality. If you're ready to take your career to the next level and work with a team of experienced professionals, we encourage you to apply for this opportunity today.



Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Mahwah, NJ, US, 07430

Job requisition ID:  68003

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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