Principal Cloud Security Architect in Salt Lake City, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 7/17/2020

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Principal Cloud Security Architect
Salt Lake City, UT
6month Contract to Hire OR Direct Hire
Pay Range: $65.00 - $80.00per hr / Salary Target: $130K - $150K + Bonus
Job Description:
Our client is growing their team and looking for a Principal Cloud Architect. In this role you will be responsible for analyzing security architectures and tools in order to assist in designing new and optimizing currently deployed solutions, primarily in AWS. You will joining a team of security architects and engineers responsible for providing thought leadership in the design and configuration of IaaS environments and in the administration of security solutions. Specifically, you'll be responsible for analyzing cloud security architecture and integrating security controls into DevOps toolchains across various pipelines. This role with support the DevOps teams with automation, configuration, and administration of security solutions.
Required Skills:
  • 7+ years of recent hands-on IT/Software Security Experience
  • 5+ years working on Cloud Security (AWS)
  • 2 Years Cybersecurity generic (FW/IPS/AV/SIEM/etc.)
  • Networking and TCP/IP protocol or networking certification (CCNA)
  • Scripting skills (Shell, Python, Java, PHP, PowerShell, etc.)
  • AWS Security Specialty
  • AWS Solutions Architect: Associate or Professional
Bonus/Soft Skills:
  • CISSP, CISM, SANS (GSEC, GCIA, GPEN, etc.), CISA, Security+ (or willingness to obtain within 6 months)
  • Hashicorp Certified Terraform Associate
  • RedHat Certified System Administrator/Engineer/Architect (RHCSA, RHCE, RHCA)
  • Automation experience (bash or python)
  • Linux, Red Hat specific experience RHEL7 or 8
  • Experience with SIEM technologies.
  • Terraform Experience (familiarity with some advanced topics like interpolation syntax, modules, sentinel) preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree in management Information Systems, Computer Science, etc.

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