GE Staff Cyber Security Architect in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job Number



GE Aviation

Business Segment

Aviation Digital

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Posted Position Title

Staff Cyber Security Architect

Career Level



Digital Technology

Function Segment


Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United Arab Emirates



Postal Code

PO Box 11549

Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

Responsible for designing, developing and testing software to create industrial internet products and services tailored to the needs of the GE businesses and

external customers.Deep technical expertise within a field.Has comprehensive knowledge of underlying principles, approaches and methodology.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition you will :

Function as cyber security leader in daily Sprint stand up, and provide ownership for all aspects of security lifecycle in product release

Provide cyber security technical thought leadership, and inject secure coding standards and best practices into daily scrums

Provide mentoring, and skill set knowledge transfer to scrum team members

Review and approve agile user stories and epics to ensure correct authentication, authorization, and logging

Partner with other Aviation IT & business teams to develop secure technical solutions

Support MVP’s through “hands on” technical security knowledge, integration, and development / coding

Work with a team of architects and developers, operational leads and functional owners to implement security technical features

Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment, with shifting priorities

Must be comfortable with change and actively driving improvements

Understand how new technologies impact the current environment

Champion the adoption of new technologies and drive the implementation into the GE environment


Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Software Engineering from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 3 years of information systems design, implementation, or integration)

A minimum of 3 years of experience in Software Engineering involving product design, development, or test


Willingness and ability to Travel up to 25% of time

Desired Characteristics

Proficiency in at least one programming language (Java, GOLANG, Node.JS, Javascript, Python, or C / C++)

Provides design, installation / development, & configuration of Cyber Security solutions

Ability to simplify and communicate technical concepts & architecture to non-technical team members

Experience with application logging integration, and products (Log4J, Logstash, Splunk)

Knowledge of Federated security architecture, flows, and standards (SAML, OpenIDConnect, and JSONWeb-Token (JWT))

Integration level knowledge of API Security Architecture, and technologies (OAuth2, Spring Security, HMAC, WS-Security, WS-Trust, or XACML)

Hands on experience developing secure RESTful API’s

Working knowledge of Cloud Provider security architecture design patterns (AWS, CloudFoundry, Azure)

Proficiency in development frameworks (Spring Security, Spring Boot, or AngularJS)

Working knowledge of OWASP Web / API vulnerabilities and compensating controls (CSRF, XSS, SQLI, etc.)

Familiarity with encryption fundamentals: PKI, Encryption, Digital Signatures, & Key Management

Expert knowledge of HTTP protocol

Knowledge of Risk Controls framework, and Audit procedures

Position requires an individual that is highly organized and self-motivated

Proven ability and desire to learn and adapt to new products quickly and comprehensively