17 days old

Cloud Security Architect

Alpharetta, GA 30005
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    $125,000 To $160,000

Our Client in Alpharetta is currently seeking a Senior Cloud Security Architect; responsible for designing and documenting the cloud security strategy to ensure a consistent cloud security framework.

The Senior Cloud Security Architect will perform the following:

Primary Responsibilities

The cloud security architect will be responsible for designing and documenting the cloud security strategy to ensure a consistent cloud security framework. The candidate must also possess strong interpersonal and communication skills to lead the overall cloud security strategy and deliver solutions across varying departments to ensure consistency.

The cloud security architect responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serve as a cloud security SME for high visibility cloud computing initiatives
  • Develop cloud security strategy plans and roadmaps based on sound enterprise architecture practices
  • Participate or drive projects to evaluate public and private cloud services/technologies to meet business objectives
  • Create security reference architectures for the public, private, and hybrid cloud initiatives
  • Analyze and design cloud application deployments and migration strategy and processes.
  • Liaise with other security architects and security practitioners to share cloud computing best practices and insights

Job Requirements


Bachelors or master's degree in computer science, information systems, cybersecurity, or a related field.


CISSP, CCSP, CISM, CISA, or other industry recognized certificates are highly desired.

Security and Technical Experience:

The cloud security architect should have direct, documented, and verifiable experience with the following:

  • Experience in using architecture methodologies such as SABSA, Zachman and/or TOGAF
  • Full-stack knowledge of IT infrastructure:
  • Applications
  • Databases
  • Operating systems - Windows, Unix and Linux
  • Hypervisors
  • IP networks - WAN and LAN
  • Storage networks - Fibre Channel, iSCSI and NAS
  • Backup networks and media
  • Direct experience designing IAM technologies and services:
  • Active Directory
  • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
  • Amazon Web Service (AWS) IAM
  • Strong working knowledge of IT service management (e.g., ITIL-related disciplines):
  • Change management
  • Configuration management
  • Asset management
  • Incident management
  • Problem management

Business Related Skills

  • To ensure that security-related matters are adequately conveyed, the following business skills are required:
  • Strategic planning skills
  • Communication skills
  • Financial analysis skills
  • Project management skills


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