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Enterprise Cloud Security Architect

ComTec Information Systems
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
November 08, 2016

This is our SOW project & we are conducting a search for an Enterprise security architect and I thought you might be interested.

Job Title: Enterprise Cloud Security Architect

Location: St. Louis, MO / REMOTE

Duration: Long term

Job Type : Contract -W2/C2c / FULL TIME

The Enterprise Cloud Security Architect leads the design and development of innovative security architectures for protecting data deployed into different types of cloud and cloud/hybrid systems. This position will directly contribute to the overall global enterprise cloud architecture and lead the security vision and strategy around cloud-based applications, across all types (including Infrastructure, Platform, and Software as a Service (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS).

The Enterprise Cloud Security Architect will serve as the central point of contact for Enterprise Security for other Technology teams within the client for all matters related to cloud security. The successful candidate possesses the excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to partner with other leaders across the business to identify opportunities and risks and develop and deliver solutions that support business strategies and protect client’s intellectual property globally.

• Expertise – Collaborate with Product Managers, Platform Leads, and Information Security teams, to architect and design cloud security solutions. Knowledge of cloud security services such as AWS Identity and Access Management, Inspector, Cloud formation, VPCs. Data Center migration, security architecture redesign, etc. is essential.

• Delivery – Complete architecture assessments across projects, prove use of security solutions to support new distributed computing solutions that span private cloud and public cloud services. • Security Technology Strategy - Work with engineering, service and business teams to create technology roadmaps.

Required Qualifications:

College degree and 20+ years related work experience, required

10-15 years experience with Security Architect and/or Engineering.

3-5 years experience with Cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services ( AWS ).

Experience architecting solutions within Amazon Web Services (AWS) and, preferably, other cloud providers.

Experience with assessment, development, implementation, optimization, and documentation of a comprehensive and broad set of security technologies and processes (secure software development ( Application Security ), data protection, cryptography, key management, identity and access management ( IAM ), network securit y) within SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud environments .

Working knowledge of common and industry standard cloud-native/cloud-friendly authentication mechanisms ( OAuth, OpenID, etc).

Experience with deployment orchestration, automation, and security configuration management (J enkins, Puppet, Chef, etc ) preferred.

Experience with service-oriented architecture for cloud-based services .

Experience working with cloud security and governance tools, cloud access security brokers ( CASBs ), and server virtualization technologies .

Experience with enterprise applications (architecture, development, support, and troubleshooting).

Experience performing threat modeling and design reviews to assess security implications and requirements for introduction of new technologies.

Experience representing technical viewpoints to diverse audiences and in making timely and prudent technical risk decisions.

Experience with enterprise architecture and working as part of a cross-functional team to implement solutions.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills, ability to work in a team environment

Ability to work independently with minimal direction; self-starter/self-motivated

Technical writing experience

Anil Goud-- Talent Acquisition

ComTec Information Systems