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Senior Cloud Security Architect ( CONSULTANCY)

ANYWHERE, United States
  • Employment Type: Direct Hire
Our client, an award-winning IT and cybersecurity consultancy firm, is looking for a Cloud Security Architect to join their Cyber Risk Services Division. The Cloud Security Architect will provide technical leadership in designing and implementing complex deployments for on-premise and cloud (PaaS, IaaS, and SaaS) solutions and will deliver solutions that maintain, deploy, upgrade and troubleshoot network and security infrastructure solutions, such as on-premise network connectivity, firewalls, load balancers, client VPN, intrusion prevention and detection systems. The successful candidate will have a general foundation of AWS, Azure, and Google technology stacks and security offerings and a strong ability to analyze business requirements and transform into technical designs and system solutions. Resumes to [email protected].

Job Description:
This is an opportunity to help clients transform and digitally enable their business by providing solutions for managing the risks associated with cloud adoption. As an integral part of the growing cyber division, this role will be able to shape the direction of our cloud security business and explore innovative approaches and technologies for managing risks. The candidate will be empowered to make a true impact for our business, our clients, and the security industry.

Job Requirements for Clients:
  • Provides technical leadership in designing and implementing complex deployments for on-premise as well as cloud (PaaS, IaaS and SaaS) solutions
  • Creates, reviews, and provides deep technical analysis of network and cloud designs for areas such as: security, cloud infrastructure, data protection, resilience, and scalability
  • Creates and delivers solutions that maintain, deploy, upgrade, and troubleshoot network and security infrastructure solutions, such as on-premise network connectivity, firewalls, load balancers, client VPN, intrusion prevention and detection systems
  • Guide teams with architecture, cloud and distributed systems expertise that integrate with client team members (architects, other tech leads, and systems engineers) to ensure development activities are aligned with scope, schedule, priorities, and business objectives
  • Ensures that design and development is in compliance with architectural and development standards
  • Monitors and reports on progress in completing projects and deliverables
Job Requirements:
  • Creates methods and frameworks to support sales of our professional services
  • Supports pre and post sales meetings and presentations with our clients
  • Establishes the workload and supervises each team to consistently deliver against established schedules
  • Mentors and motivates team members to provide outstanding support and continuously improves processes
  • Maintains awareness of industry trends and evaluates applicability of new software technologies to platform development efforts
  • Proactively addresses potential system issues to meet or exceed established timelines and delivers within budget constraints
Qualifications:
  • A few years' experience in cyber security architecture with some focused on cloud security
  • The ideal candidate will have a general foundation of AWS, Azure, and Google technology stacks and security offerings, and in-depth knowledge and experience in 1 of the 3 technologies
  • Strong ability to analyze business requirements and transform into technical designs and system solutions
  • Able to synthesize complex data/information, and lead complex technical implementations on plan
  • Ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts
  • Hands-on experience with designing and executing technical solutions from requirements analysis to design and development to testing and implementation
  • Able to effectively communicate status, design, and approach with management/business sponsors/product managers
  • Demonstrated experience working with vendor partners
  • Self-directed, works with limited management direction, and exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment
Desired Experience:
  • Extensive experience with protecting and monitoring cloud, hybrid cloud, and SaaS technologies
  • Extensive experience in AWS
  • Hands on experience in Azure and GCP
  • Experience with securing Microsoft Office 365

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