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Date: Apr 15, 2018

Location: Marlborough, MA, US

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

Success is always in style at TJX! Continue to explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support you by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging our differences, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that you bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed. 

Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as and in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and in the U.K.; and TK Maxx in Australia. With over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates in 2016, TJX is an exciting place to grow your career!


Our Vision for This Role:

Security Architects at TJX help shape our technology roadmap.  As they consider impact, business relationship and operational functions of new applications and tools, they are keenly focused on security, compliance, risk avoidance and assessment across our IT footprint.

 We are hiring a security architect to enhance our capabilities to manage risks and ensure secure and operational stability across our technology environment.  This role sits within a dedicated security architecture group but works in close partnership with our enterprise architecture, solution delivery and business teams.


The Experience that will make you a successful candidate:

  • 5+ years’ experience advising on topics such as security design and planning of enterprise-wide networks, technology infrastructure, middleware, platforms, and applications to ensure appropriate levels of risk.
  • Demonstrated experience providing direction on design decisions including solution evaluation and selection, buy vs. build questions, project estimates, platform selection and technical design.
  • Strong business perspective.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, MIS or equivalent work experience
  • Deep knowledge across most of these areas: Identity and Access Management, Digital Forensics, End Point Encryption, Centralized Encryption Key Management, Single-Sign-On, Database Encryption, Removable Media Encryption, Enterprise Directory Services, IDS, IPS, Next Generation Firewall, Application Firewall, XML Firewall, Enterprise Password Vaults and Smart Cards, Cloud SaaS /PaaS/IaaS Security, Mobile Device Management


The Value You’ll Deliver:

Your security expertise will make an impact across the TJX IT footprint as we go through a period of great change.  Whether it’s scaling for growth, implementing a new tool or expanding our digital footprint you’ll play a lead role protecting our customers, partners, associates and company.


 Your Brand within the IT Community:

You’ll establish yourself as a true business partner – because you can speak in layman’s terms, you’ll become known as someone who complements and enhances the business through the creative solutions you offer.  An innate curiosity around all things security will establish you as a subject matter expert and problem-solver.


What's In It For You?

TJX has campuses conveniently located off the Mass Pike and Route 495. With us, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

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