Cloud Security architect - AWS

Cloud Security architect - AWS

Job Title: Cloud Security architect - AWS
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5562
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 17, 2016 22:23

Job Description

Cloud Security architect - AWS

Our client, a leader in the global communications business is moving their server farms to a cloud environment by 2020. Amazon Web Services (AWS) has been selected as the cloud environment you'll be joining this exciting programme at the start of this journey.

*Acts as the technical lead and design authority on Cloud security aspects (AWS) working closely with all business stakeholder
*Develop and deliver High Level Solution Architecture in support of documenting the program/project scoped IT business solution.
*Ensuring that the security aspects of cloud design is compliant and aligned to requirements of end client
*Review and approve functional and technical Designs, interface specifications & data Mappings for the IT business solution, liaising with cross functional teams to achieve high quality designs.
*Deliver IT assessments focusing on solutions that bring clear business value.
*Deliver (senior executive) slide packs addressing various IT topics facilitating fact based decision making process.
*Contribute in shaping of the Cloud security strategy working alongside client security team
*Define, create, communicate and maintain taxonomies, repositories, workflows, and IT governance processes that reflect industry best practices.
*Manage and facilitate the flow of information within consultancy partners, other vendors and the end client IT and security teams.

*8 Years + cloud security architecture including AWS
*Comfortable working in a fast paced environment
*Problem solving - able to apply thought leadership
*Time management
*Relationship & stakeholder management
*Comprehensive and strong skills cloud architecture and design
*Effective written and verbal communication skills are needed, as well as experience in communicating, persuading, and influencing at senior stakeholder level
*Self-motivated and proactive in the working environment
*Strong leadership qualities
*Demonstrates the gravitas and courage needed to build relationships and discuss/challenge design concepts
*Fluent English speaker essential with exceptional communication skills
*At ease and effective in operating in a multi-cultural working environment
*Lead technical design experience within cloud environment/production

Project kicking off in January so please send your CV for an immediate discussion