This vacancy is for a Cloud Security specialist consultant with all-round information security skills to join the client Security Consulting practice and will require an extensive proven track record in acting as the lead consultant in IT Security engagements.
Successful candidates may be assigned to a wide range of assignments, depending on expertise and group requirements. The consultant will be required to lead, advise, and provide Security Consultancy services to both Public and Private sector clients and take an active role in customer deployments. These will include (but not limited to); understanding security risk analysis, providing security advice, manage compliance and operational security requirements and the provision of security documentation, all in a public Cloud environment.
The consultant will be the subject matter expert within the team and take responsibility for leading and guiding other consultants. The candidate has Technical expertise in a wide portfolio of security control technologies and security related experience with a proven track record of delivery in a public Cloud environment. Work location often is at customer sites.
Design and develop security architectures for cloud and hybrid based solutions
Based on business requirements, design and implement cloud-native architectures in-line within risk tolerance and with appropriate controls
Include 3rd party solutions in design to complement cloud-native features when cloud-native are not adequate to fulfill requirements
Participate in the design and implementation of cloud architectures as client Security representative
Act as Security ambassador in the definition of solutions as part of pre-sales virtual teams on cloud
Lead initiatives designed to share knowledge across Security teams. Identifies, recommends, coordinates, deliver timely knowledge to support teams regarding technologies, processes or tools.
Develops and executes strategies to increase Cloud Security knowledge throughout the enterprise
Work with project personnel to ensure a sound understanding of security cloud architectural
requirements and supporting solution architecture
Responsible for the day-to-day management of work package deliverables
Provide day-to-day consulting support for project tasks
Leverage security expertise to ensure project tasks are completed and delivered to meet client quality
Be a trusted advisor, create and maintain effective customer relationships, so as to insure customer
Act as an expert providing direction and guidance to process improvements and establishing policies.
Frequently represents the organization to external clients
Regularly exercise significant independent judgment within broadly defined policies and practices to
determine best method for accomplishing work and achieving objectives
Apply advanced subject matter knowledge to complex business issues, and is regarded by others within
client as a subject matter expert
Lead and/or provide expertise to functional project teams and may participate in cross functional
initiatives but does not manage other employees as a primary job function
Actively contribute to client’s solutions portfolio by providing information ranging from technical
knowledge to methodologies, based on experience gained from customer projects
Provide mentoring and guidance to employees at lower job levels.
Possess a robust understanding of the offerings within Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Microsoft
Experience in Security Architecture or Engineering
Experience with assessment, development, implementation and optimization of security solutions as
data protection, cryptography, key management, identity and access management, network security,
etc in IaaS, PaaS or SaaS environments
Knowledge of cloud-native / cloud-friendly authentication mechanisms
Experience working with security configuration management
Experience working with CASB technologies
Strong understanding of the information security industry, current security issues and trends
Excellent written and oral communication skills at all levels, strong communicator and ability to
articulate and communicate complex IT-related business issues to senior staff
Ability to constructively challenge, facilitate and probe to fully understand the business needs
Proven ability to plan and prioritise workloads, project manage whilst working to strict deadlines and
Organizational, decision-making and analytical skills
Prior work experience serving C-Level clients as a security consultant
Able to communicate with internal and external senior management confidently and demonstrate the
Ability to adapt a consulting style appropriate to the situation and can identify up-sell opportunities
Ability to demonstrate a broad understanding of market dynamics, an industry area, commercial issues,
and technical concerns whilst maintaining depth in technical area
Technical expertise in a wide portfolio of security control technologies and security related experience
with a proven track record of delivery in a dynamic and reactive environment
Certifications: CISSP, CISA, CISM and other certifications related with cloud security (CCSP, CCSK)