Cloud Security Architect

Competitive | Surrey | Contract
Posted 10 months ago

The Cloud Security Architect works within the Security Architecture and Engineering team in the Cyber Security group. The Security Architect is the primary contact for AWS engagement, driving interaction with core stakeholders including Cyber Security, Cloud Operations and Product Delivery teams.

The Security Architect is expected to be an expert in the implementation of the workload within AWS in a secure and compliant manner and will consult on the appropriate use AWS capability. The Security Architect will drive engagement with Cloud Operations and Product Delivery teams to support the definition of security requirements for new services and refactored applications.

Key Responsibilities;

- Responsible for ensuring that all AWS security designs, blueprints and artefacts are maintained and adhere to good practice.
- Acting as the central point of contact for AWS Security Architecture for other Technology teams within the organisation.
- Leading the assessment of AWS services and how they may be consumed in a financial services organisation globally.

Required Skills

- Recent and practical experience of designing security within Amazon AWS cloud services.
- Experience of application security within CI/CD pipeline and associated assurance tooling.
- Detailed in-depth application security architecture skills.
- In-depth knowledge of the OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities.
- Familiarity with NIST 800-53, Cloud Security Alliance and ISO27001 control frameworks.

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For more information about this role, please contact:

Edwin Njuguna
0207 516 1226

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