Before all you security conscious folks start nay-saying regarding the above title, let me throw some use-cases your way. Also give me the opportunity to explain how I see security shifting in this role re-architecting opportunity. Above all else, I want to keep the keys to the castle safe and secure. There may be some opportunities to move some things out to the village, away from the castle keep.
You might not be able to compete with the behemoths, but there are some things you can do to find great talent. Think about partnering with other companies and how multi-disciplinary teams can help fill gaps.