Cloud Security Engineer/Architect

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  •  This is not an assessments role, it is configuration and implementation with the ability to build, design and implement.
  • Demonstrate advanced understanding of various cloud architectures, deployment types (private, public, hybrid) and service types (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS).
  • Demonstrate deep knowledge across major cloud service provider platforms, including AWS, Azure, and/or GCP.
  • Manage and lead secure cloud design, deployment, configuration, and implementation strategies based on leading practices.
  • Engage with clients to develop, establish, and enhance cloud security strategies and programs with supporting architectures, processes, and controls.
  • Adhere to the highest degree of professional standards and strict client confidentiality.
  • Communicate (verbally and in writing) externally with clients and internally with all levels of the organization to successfully accomplish objectives portraying knowledge and confidence.
  • Proactively interact with key client management to gather information, resolve problems, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Develop relationships with clients with the intention to exceed client expectations.
  • Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Cybersecurity or related field is required.
  • 5+ years of work experience in cloud architecture design, configuration, deployment, and support.
  • Hands-on experience working with leading cloud service provider platforms (Azure, AWS and/or GCP) and their related services promoting a strong security posture.
  • Hands-on experience with cloud security solutions, such as CASB, CSPM, CWPP, CNAPP etc., is preferred.
  • Hands-on technical cloud engineering experience performing configurations, migrations, and deploying workloads is preferred.
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD pipeline tools deployment, integration and configuration is a plus.
  • Hands-on experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) based deployment is a plus.
  • Deep understanding of cloud technology deployment requirements, configuration documentation, drawings and developing playbooks to support day-to-day operations is a plus.
  • Exceptional client service and communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships.
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel on a regular basis to clients as required.