Enterprise Security Architect

Position: Enterprise Security Architect

Job ID: 149949

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: IS - Security

Talent Area: Information Services

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8-5

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years. Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.



We are searching for an Enterprise Security Architect - someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll provide technical services to analyze, design, and deliver clinical and business solutions. You will lend expertise while answering technical consulting questions and serve as a subject matter expert associated with content, processes, and procedures associated with enterprise applications plans. Additionally, you will prepare and participate in deep-dive technical evaluation meetings, investigation processes, and proper communication flow within our integrated delivery system.


Experience desired with hands on (execution), design/strategy ensuring security over users and patient data.

Experience strongly desired in the following disciplines:

  • Network Security
  • Cloud Security
  • Security Monitoring
  • Endpoint Security
  • Mobile & Device Security



Think you’ve got what it takes?

Responsibilities :

  • Identify system or application needs
  • Analyze current business practices, user needs, and work flow processes
  • Develop deliverables that map customer business requirements into complete information systems or operational solutions
  • Perform vendor analysis and make recommendations
  • Identify the customer’s problem, need, or opportunity and design a virtualized solution
  • Lead the architectural design, development, deployment, and technical quality of large enterprise solutions that span multiple technologies and disciplines
  • Lead complex technical data warehouse discussions about modeling, integration, and other technology solutions and design
  • Identify the impacts and dependencies of new systems prior to the first productive use
  • Develop the conceptual model from multiple data sources to improve performance
  • Detect and document the data sources, recipients, and interfaces that need to be developed to support data collection and maintanence
  • Collaborate with the DBA and system administrators to ensure the physical design meets the functional and performance requirements
  • Communicate with IS management of the goals, problems, and solutions of designated committees


  • High school diploma or GED
  • 11 years’ experience in IS architecture, design, and/or maintenance
  • Bachelor’s degree may substitute for 4 years’ experience

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