Cloud Security Engineer- Financial Services- Virginia

Cloud Security Engineer- Financial Services- Virginia

Job Title: Cloud Security Engineer- Financial Services- Virginia
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Richmond City, Virginia
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: RP107_1591577325
Contact Name: Raeesa Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 08, 2020 01:48

Job Description

Lawrence Harvey are working with a Financial Services organization who are looking for a Cloud Security Engineer to be responsible for the continuous integration of the cloud security strategy and governance framework for this Financial Services cloud program. This role works with multiple stakeholders in first and second line defenses to ensure that all cloud initiatives adhere to cloud security standards and approved architecture patterns.

This role can either be based in Atlanta, Raleigh or Richmond (Virginia), but will be onboarded and interviewed remotely.

Additional responsibilities also include:

  • Create and maintain all documentation (e.g. standards, procedures) necessary for compliance with security controls and tool selection.
  • Apply in-depth knowledge within a foundational understanding of concepts and principles of other IT related professional disciplines.
  • Apply knowledge of best practices derived from operational experience to solve a range of complex technical and cybersecurity problems.
  • Lead small projects with risks and resource requirements; play a significant roles in more complex initiatives.
  • Explain and interpret complex, difficult, or sensitive information.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in systems operations or administration or an equivalent combination of education and work experience focusing on IT Security.
  • Experience with AWS and/or MS Azure with a minimum of two years or equivalent on-premises virtual environments.
  • In-depth knowledge in information systems and ability to identify, apply, and implement best practices.
  • Minimum 5+ Years of IT Operations experience with a further 2 years of Cloud Security and an IT Security experience
  • Knowledge of Security Frameworks (NIST, FedRAMP ect.)
  • Professional Certifications (AWS, Azure, CISSP, CCSP, Security+) desired

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