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Director, Cybersecurity Architect l Forensic and Litigation Consulting | Multiple Locations

  • Job
    Senior Level
  • IT & Cybersecurity
  • £148K - £240K
  • Atlanta, +3

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  • You must have a Bachelor's in Computer Science, 5+ years in security architecture, willingness to travel, and experience with Microsoft 365, AWS/Azure, IAM, and networking for this Director role.
  • You will lead cybersecurity engagements, manage teams, assess security controls, develop secure configurations, and stay current on industry trends to design technical solutions for clients.


  • Basic Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of relevant post-graduate experience in security architecture and network restoration and remediation
  • Ability to travel to clients and FTI office(s) as needed
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis; this position does not provide visa sponsorship
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • Microsoft 365 Environment
  • AWS or Azure Security Certification(s)
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Networking experience


  • Perform a wide range of cybersecurity engagements in a fast-paced, deadline-sensitive environment; summarizing the results accurately and concisely in written reports for a sophisticated client base consisting of top-tier law firms, financial institutions and corporations; managing consultants on engagements which involve teams of investigative researchers; and providing oral reports to clients, when appropriate.
  • Document and address information security, cybersecurity architecture, and systems security engineering requirements throughout the acquisition life cycle.
  • Ability to work with clients, to include system owners and key stakeholders to understand organizational security controls and system/network architecture.
  • Knowledge of various cybersecurity applications, concepts and functions (i.e.: MFA, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Firewalls, SSO, Entra (or similar tools) for audit and policy enforcement, SSL security, normalized data processing)
  • Develop and employ secure configuration management processes.
  • Ensure acquired or developed system(s) and architecture(s) are consistent with organization’s cybersecurity architecture guidelines.
  • Identify and prioritize critical business functions in collaboration with organizational stakeholders.
  • Perform security reviews, identify gaps in security architecture, and develop a security risk management plan.
  • Define and document how the implementation of a new system or new interfaces between systems impacts the security posture of the current environment.
  • Determine the protection needs (i.e.: security controls) for the information system(s) and network(s) and document appropriately.
  • Develop strategies to expand the portfolio of services offered and improve the efficiency and consistency of service delivery.
  • Maintain knowledge of industry trends, threats, methodologies and core technologies to assimilate client needs and design appropriate technical solutions.
  • Lead assessment of current threat identification techniques and development of new methodologies and frameworks.


What kind of experience is required for the Director, Cybersecurity Architect position?

The ideal candidate for the Director, Cybersecurity Architect role should have 5+ years of relevant post-graduate experience in security architecture and network restoration and remediation, along with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field.

Are there any specific certifications that are preferred for this position?

Preferred qualifications for the Director, Cybersecurity Architect role include certifications in Microsoft 365 Environment, AWS or Azure Security, Identity and Access Management, and networking experience.

What kind of benefits are offered for this position?

The Director, Cybersecurity Architect position offers competitive total compensation, comprehensive benefits plans, generous paid time off, company matched 401(k) retirement savings plan, potential for flexible work arrangements, generous paid parental leave and family care benefits, employee wellness platform, professional development and certification programs, and more.

What kind of growth opportunities are available in this role?

The Director, Cybersecurity Architect will have the opportunity for coaching and mentoring within the team, continuous professional development, tailored programs for critical professional milestones, and support for career progression within the FTI Consulting cybersecurity team.

Is this a remote position or does it require travel?

The position may require travel to clients and FTI office(s) as needed. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis, as visa sponsorship is not provided for this role.

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FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 7,600 employees located in 31 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. Services: Antitrust Business Transformation & Strategy Cybersecurity Data & Analytics Dispute Advisory & International Arbitration E-Discovery & Managed Review ESG & Sustainability Information Governance, Privacy & Security Investigations & Monitorships Managed Services Policy & Regulation Risk & Compliance Strategic Communications Transactions Turnaround & Restructuring Valuation & Damages Industries: Aerospace & Defense Agriculture Automotive & Industrial Construction Energy, Power & Products Environmental Financial Services Healthcare & Life Sciences Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure Insurance Mining Private Equity Public Sector & Government Contracts Real Estate Retail & Consumer Products Telecom, Media & Technology Transportation & Logistics


  • Location-Specific Health Benefits

  • Life Insurance

  • Vacation Allowance

  • Retirement Plans

  • Parental Leave Benefits

  • Paid Time Off for Volunteering

  • Disability Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Business Travel Insurance