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Title:  Enterprise Security Architect III - Cloud

Requisition ID:  128803

Phoenix, AZ, US, 85004-2121

Category:  Information Systems
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Why You Should Apply For This Job: 

Freeport-McMoRan is a leading international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, and molybdenum. The company has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry. Freeport-McMoRan is one of the world’s largest publicly traded copper producers, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold producer. We have a long and successful history of conducting our business in a safe, highly efficient and socially-responsible manner.

We have the assets, the talent, the drive and the financial strength to provide attractive and rewarding careers of our employees. We encourage you to take the time to explore the opportunity to advance your career at Freeport-McMoRan.

Please note: This position has the possibility to work remotely up to 100% of the time. The position will require occasional travel to the Phoenix corporate offices and/or site locations . This position may be performed anywhere in the U.S. except California, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Michigan, Illinois, Kentucky and New York.  Additional states may be excluded from remote work based on business factors.  Should the positions shift to in-office work in the future, the company will offer relocation benefits at that time should the position meet the established eligibility for these benefits.


Design, conduct Proof-of-Concepts (POCs), and collaborate with the team responsible for the overall performance and availability of cloud solutions, cloud security solutions, and cloud security integrations (Cloud Access Security Broker, Security Information and Event Management, Cloud Privileged Access, Cloud Identity, etc.).  Analyze technologies and recommend upgrades/changes based on assessments of the organization's current and future needs. 

  • Coordinate with management and cloud architects to design system solutions and create implementation and support models for secure cloud technologies and integrations.
  • Create both short and long-term cloud security roadmaps based on an understanding of the organizational strategic requirements, technology context and business needs.
  • Define and review reports to ensure all cloud security services are completely and successfully delivered. Proactively intervene to correct problems when they are encountered. Use metrics to improve processes.
  • Work effectively with other IS teams and outsourcing provider(s) to ensure technology security solutions are effectively managed and performed.
  • Provide a thorough analysis of service results and respond to any escalated service delivery issues.
  • Assess organization’s current and future technology needs. Set direction and lead improvements of techniques, methodologies and deliverables.
  • Perform other duties as requested.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates Degree and ten (10) years of experience in security systems technologies and ISACA, SANS, ISC(2), or CEH Certification or related security certification; OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or related field and eight (8) years of experience in security systems technologies; OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or related field and six (6) years of experience in security systems technologies and ISACA, SANS, ISC(2), or CEH Certification or related security certification; OR
  • Master’s Degree in Information Systems or related field and six (6) years of experience in security systems technologies; OR
  • Master’s Degree in Information Systems or related field and five (5) years of experience insecurity systems technologies and ISACA, SANS, ISC(2), or CEH Certification or related security certification


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Security certifications, such as CISSP, ISACA, SANS, CCSP, CCSK, and Azure Security
  • Experience with designing secure Cloud platforms such as Azure and Amazon Web Services, including Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions and integrations
  • Experience with Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) and Azure Security Platforms and Services
  • Experience with Cloud Security integrations such as Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and Identity Threat Detection and Response (ITDR)
  • Experience with Cloud network segmentation technologies
  • Active in security organizations, such as ISSA, ISACA, SANS, etc.



  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment.
  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, manufacturing or plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required.
  • Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as allowed by applicable state laws

At Freeport, we are committed to providing an employment package that recognizes excellence, rewards value and impact, and encourages safe production. Benefits and compensation are foundational elements of this package, along with career development opportunities, job progression and a culture supported by our core values, among others. Learn more at: FCX Jobs - Working Here



We provide an industry-leading benefits package with some of the lowest cost to employees – offering health, wellness, life insurance, paid time off, retirement savings and more. These benefits are available to you and your dependents starting day one. Our comprehensive benefits program is important to how we support the health and wellness of employees and their families. For further benefits information please click here: Benefits Details



The estimated annual pay range for this role is currently $125,000 - $175,000. This range reflects base salary only and does not include bonus payments, benefits or retirement contributions. Actual base pay is determined by experience, qualifications, skills and other job-related factors. This role is eligible for additional incentive compensation considerations based on company and individual performance.  Additionally, this position is currently eligible for annual long-term incentive consideration.  Long-term incentives are contingent upon authorized approval under the terms and conditions of the Company's plan and award agreements.  More details will be shared during the hiring process.  To view an example of a Total Rewards Estimate for this role click here:  Total Rewards Estimate


Safety / Work Conditions:

Candidates will be required to participate in a post-offer, pre-employment medical examination for the following positions which may have essential job duties that can impact both their own safety and the safety of others:

  • Site-based positions, or positions which require unescorted access to site-based operational areas, which are held by employees who are required to receive MSHA, OSHA, DOT, HAZWOPER and/or Hazard Recognition Training; or 
  • Positions which are held by employees who operate equipment, machinery or motor vehicles in furtherance of performing the essential functions of their job duties, including operating motor vehicles while on Company business or travel (for this purpose “motor vehicles” includes Company owned or leased motor vehicles and personal motor vehicles used by employees in furtherance of Company business or while on Company travel).


Equal Opportunity Employer

Please be advised that Freeport-McMoRan will never request payment for job-related expenses from applicants. If you receive any suspicious emails, please disregard them, and report the incident to

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