Norfolk Southern Team Lead -Security Architecture in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Description

The role of the Team Lead - Information Security Architecture is to assist, guide and lead the Information Security Architecture team in identifying security issues and risks, developing mitigation plans, analyzing and assessing the security controls to determine effectiveness, identifying where improvements are needed, and influencing current and future security policies.


4-yr college degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics.


The team lead will lead the Security Architecture team in:

Developing mitigation plans, analyzing and assessing the security controls to determine effectiveness

Identifying where improvements are needed

Influencing current and future security policies

Identifying security issues and risks

Function as point of contact to business partners regarding Security Architecture issues, assignments, standards and processes

Function as liaison in managing the day-to-day activities of Security Architecture team

Assist with allocation of architecture resources and provide assignments based on guidance from Security Architecture Manager

Collaborate with the Security Architecture Manager in regards to budget planning

Collaborate with Security Architecture Manager in providing a Security Architecture Roadmap

Provides managerial and technical leadership of the Information goals and objectives, hiring and training new employees, evaluating work performance and providing direction to the staff

Lead team in the development and modification of Security Architecture Policies, Procedures and Business Processes as required

Lead the analysis of the current state of the information security architecture, perform gap analysis, and develop interim steps to remediate gaps and achieve the desired state


Analytical Thinking

Written Communication

Communication Skills

Customer Service

Identifying and Considering Alternatives

Work Conditions

Environment: Office

Shift Work: No

On-Call: Yes

Weekend Work: Yes

Travel Required: 0 - 2 Days per Month,

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation(NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500route milesin 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.