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Cloud Security and Access Control Engineer in Vienna, VA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client is a leader in digital services and provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, they work with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation.Their focus is on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future.

The successful candidate will be a subject matter expert with hands-on experience with cloud technologies, tools and methodologies with a particular focus on Microsoft Azure. The role is suited for an experienced Cloud Engineer with proven understanding in enterprise security and will focus on building tool sets and processes to support Client's Cloud program.
 
Client's Cloud Organization fosters a collaborative environment and is building a best-in-class Cloud program that protects Client information and cloud compute environments.
 
QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Hands-on experience with Access control technologies such as Azure AD B2C; SAML SSO, oAuth 2.0 configuration, set-up and operations management;
  • Experience with certificate management for IaaS and PaaS elements
  • Experience with Azure AD, Azure Resource Management Templates and Azure policies
  • Experience with Azure Key Vault integration and key management
  • Experience with VSTS release management for Azure Key Vault and other IaaS and PaaS elements.
  • Hands-on development and scripting skills in PowerShell 5
  • 7+ years' experience working in a technical role with a minimum of 3 years' experience focused on information security and access control..
  • Strong knowledge of information security and access controls.
  • Industry certification (CISSP, CISA, CISM, CEH) of high interest
  • Financial industry experience preferred
  • Experience with CheckPoint Next Generation Firewall and Threat Prevention Suite (nice to have)

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the vision, strategy, and drive execution for integrated security controls across Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) for Client's Azure environment.
  • Able to demonstrate clear understanding of current risks and threats to Cloud infrastructure and/or IT infrastructures at technical and manager audiences.
  • Drive Identity and Access Management (IAM), configuration management, and monitoring strategy for Azure.
  • Provide security consultancy and engineering support for cloud security solutions including analysis and development of Azure and other security solutions.
  • Provide architecture assurance on Cloud security initiatives and compliance of existing security standards interfacing with infrastructure and development teams.
  • Maintain the security infrastructure tools that are built on the Cloud platform, providing stability and policies and procedures.
  • Support the development and delivery of a comprehensive ISP for the entire organization.
  • Develop and maintain documentation of all Security products including specific tools, technologies and processes.
  • Participate in Information Security Incident Response activities for the clients environment.
  • Respond to security vulnerabilities identified through periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments of Cloud services.
  • Monitor compliance with the organization's information security policies and procedures among employees, contractors and third parties.
  • Manage remediation efforts for any gaps reported in audits or recommended process improvements.
  • Actively monitor new and emerging cloud security technologies, trends, issues, and solutions and assess their applicability to Client's cloud strategy.

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at www.consultnet.com.