Applied Systems, Inc.

  • Software Security Architect

    Job Location US-GA-Atlanta | US-IL-University Park | US-FL-Tampa
  • Job Description

    Make a Difference Every Day with Team Applied
    The people of Applied are making a difference every day through innovation and a commitment to help safeguard and protect what matters most.  With first-to-market software, mobile and data analytics solutions, Applied is revolutionizing companies to strengthen their position as trusted advisors to clients across the world.  Our core values challenge employees to make a difference every day with excellence for customers and support for the communities around us. We believe that success comes from a dynamic working environment that offers professionals an opportunity to grow and succeed alongside extraordinary people.

    Learn how you can make a difference on Team Applied.

    Job Summary
    Applied Systems, Inc., a worldwide leader in insurance technology, is currently searching for a Software Security Architect who is passionate about Information security and the hacker ethos. The candidate should have at least 1-3 years of product management experience focused on Software Security and 5+ years of experience in software security with work experience in software development and software deployment in a cloud environment. In this role the candidate will help manage the strategy, documentation, project management, and sustaining activities related to building and delivering secure, Cloud-based software solutions across a variety of platforms, including browser and mobile. Areas of responsibility include researching security threats and driving product requirements to follow best practices to combat those risks in order to protect PII, HIPAA data, and sensitive data in motion and at rest.  This role requires high levels of entrepreneurial and strategic thinking to drive projects through the full lifecycle. 


    A successful candidate will anticipate how decisions are made, persistently explore and uncover the business needs, and understand how to relate to Applied’s product offerings to collectively protect the business platforms and client information.    

    Additional responsibilities include:

    • Define and drive security product strategy across the product suite
    • Assist in developing, maintaining, and steering business plans, requirements and roadmaps with regard to security
    • Research security threats and best practices to address those risks as related to software development, deployment, and associated deployment platforms, including mobile and Cloud
    • Collaborate with leaders across multiple functions to drive solution security, including education, and other preparations to support deployment
    • Write business and technical requirements and use cases for communicating solution needs to various R&D and technology teams



    • Extensive knowledge of security threats with a high degree of curiosity in this field
    • Strong business judgment and decision-making skills; ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate highest impact initiatives
    • Entrepreneurial spirit and passion for innovation
    • Demonstrated Project Management skills, drive accountability amongst a cross functional team, and be results oriented
    • Experience with use cases, functional requirements, and specifications
    • Experience with Identity management is a plus
    • Ability to articulate key product and technology recommendations and analyses
    • Excellent organizational skills, analytic capabilities, and attention to detail to facilitate a close relationship with the development team


    Corporate Profile
    Applied Systems is a leading provider of software that powers the business of insurance.  Recognized as a pioneer in agency management systems, insurance organizations rely on the company’s software to manage their clients and policies in a consistent manner to minimize risk, reduce operating expenses, and drive sustainable growth and profitability. Leading the industry in technology innovation, Applied Systems has been at the forefront of data exchange between agencies, brokers, carriers and their clients. Today, the company has more than 1,500 employees with customers throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Ireland.  By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied Systems remains committed to help safeguard what matters most to millions of people around the world. To learn more, please visit


    Employees feel appreciated at Applied Systems.  In addition to a competitive benefits package that starts on the first day of employment, we offer paid time off, a flexible ”Dress for your Day” casual dress code, and an open communication policy.  The resulting atmosphere is professional and conducive to productivity, yet comfortable and fun.


    Applied Systems welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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