AWS Cloud Security Architect

AWS Cloud Security Architect

Job Title: AWS Cloud Security Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £650 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 4984123_1655308698
Contact Name: Stefano Paganuzzi
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2022 16:58

Job Description

AWS Cloud Security Architect - London - 6 Month Contract - £650-£700 per day

My client is currently looking for an AWS Security Architect to join their Digital Transformation team in London.

This role will be mainly remote but we are looking for someone who can come into the office once every 2 weeks. This is outside IR35 paying £650-£700 per day.


  • Responsible for defining how to utilise AWS in a secure and compliant manner
  • 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.
  • Responsible for identifying and recommending AWS component design changes to achieve compliance with security policies and the enterprise security architecture blueprints and roadmaps.

Skills required

  • Must have significant security Architecture strategy and delivery experience from working within Financial Services or government / regulatory body, having previously designed and implemented an approach to security architecture, aligned to Enterprise Architecture frameworks, with current knowledge of industry trends and emerging threats
  • Must have significant experience of taking security architecture requirements through the architecture process to conclusion; developing security designs (business and system) and architectural artefacts to meet business needs including compliance to security standards, and supporting hybrid IT deployment, cloud services deployment in a multi-sourced resource model.
  • Must have extensive experience in working with AWS, its products features and capabilities including but not limited to IAM, SSO, Config, Lambda, Trusted Advisor, Inspector, Security Hub, Cognito, GuardDuty, KMS, Shield etc as well as IaaS, PaaS and SaaS services covering the typical SLDC
  • Must have strong experience, with a broad range of security technologies, including NextGen Firewalls, DLP, NAC, IDS/ IPS, IdAM, Certificate Management, SIEM (in particular Splunk), Endpoint Protection, Anti-malware, vulnerability management.
  • Must understand the principles of best practice security as embodied in ISO27001.

If you are interested, available and have the relevant experience please apply below with an up to date CV.

AWS Cloud Security Architect - London - 6 Month Contract - £650-£700 per day

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