Company : Hays Talent Solutions
Job Location : null, GB
Posted on : 2021-01-13
Job Description :
A leading Independent IT Infrastructure and Services Consultancy are looking for an experienced AWS Cloud Security Architect for a 3 month contract initially to shape policy and strategy for a major financial customer, remote contract, Inside IR35 The Security Architect is the primary contact for AWS engagement, driving interaction with core stakeholders including Cyber Security, Cloud Operations and Product Delivery teams.
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The Cloud Security Architect role is a key player in the Security Architecture and Engineering team in the Cyber Security group.
In this role, you will be expected to be an expert in the implementation of workload within AWS in a secure and compliant manner.
You will drive engagement with Cloud Operations and Product Delivery teams to support the definition of security requirements for new services and refactored applications.
The architect is expected to perform secure solution design review, ensuring standardisation and consistency in the definition of security principles and ensuring that security is built in by design and complies with security requirements.
Your key responsibilities will include: Delivering in collaboration with the product team and Cloud Operation team with robust and innovative security architecture for AWS based workload deployments Designing security from the start and supporting the companies cloud first strategy Creating, reviewing and enforcing security design patterns to support desired architecture.
Empowering Product Teams and Cloud Operations to achieve secure delivery underpinning the Cloud First strategy An AWS evangelist, passionate about driving innovation of security and IAAS environment Responsible for defining how the customer will utilise AWS in a secure and compliant manner Required Experience 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.
Understanding of off-cloud technologies; storage, server, network, middleware etc and how they may interact in a hybrid cloud environment.
Familiarity with NIST 800-53, Cloud Security Alliance and ISO27001 control frameworks.
Working understanding of GDPR, FCA regulations, Privacy regulations and practices.
Experience of platform and application layer encryption concepts and practices Hays Talent Solutions is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.