Sr. Cloud Security Architect

Full Time
Work from home available

Job Description

Job Req #: 21-09627
Job Description: Senior Cloud Security Architect
Location: Irvine, CA or Remote (client site travel)
Position Type: FTE/Perm

At our client you will have the opportunity to help clients transform and digitally enable their business by providing solutions for managing the risks associated with cloud adoption. As an integral part of the growing cyber division, you will be able to shape the direction of our cloud security business and explore innovative approaches and technologies for managing risks. You will be empowered to make a true impact for our business, our clients and the security industry.

As a dynamic and entrepreneurial consultancy, our Client offers ample opportunities for professional development and growth suited to each individual s personal and professional goals. We offer internal, and subsidize external, trainings, and reimburse the cost of technology certification exams and / or renewals. Our family-owned business sees work life fit is a core value that all of our practitioners practice - the value you add to your team is more important than the time that you clock in and out. As a small boutique consultancy, you will have numerous opportunities to interface with senior leadership, and benefit from mentorship internally and / or introductions through external networks to support your growth.

The work you will do for our clients

  • Provide technical leadership in designing and implementing complex deployments for on-premise as well as cloud (PaaS, IaaS and SaaS) solutions
  • Create, review and provide deep technical analysis of network and cloud designs for areas such as: security, cloud infrastructure, data protection, resilience, scalability
  • Create and deliver solutions that maintain, deploy, upgrade and troubleshoot network and security infrastructure solutions, such as, on-prem network connectivity, firewalls, load balancers, client VPN, intrusion prevention and detection systems
  • Lead teams with architecture, cloud and distributed systems expertise that integrate with client team members (architects, other tech leads and systems engineers) to ensure development activities are aligned with scope, schedule, priorities and business objectives
  • Ensure that design and development is in compliance with architectural and development standards
  • Monitor and report on progress in completing projects and deliverables

The work you will do for our business
  • Create methods and frameworks to support sales of our professional services
  • Support pre and post sales meetings and presentations with our clients
  • Establish the workload and supervise each team to consistently deliver against established schedules
  • Mentor and motivate team members to provide outstanding support and continuously improve processes
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends and evaluate applicability of new software technologies to platform development efforts
  • Proactively address potential system issues to meet or exceed established timelines and deliver within budget constraints


  • 5 or more years' experience in cyber security architecture with 3+ years focused on cloud security
  • The ideal candidate will have a general foundation of AWS, Azure and Google technology stacks and security offerings, and in-depth knowledge and experience in 1 of the 3 technologies
  • Strong ability to analyze business requirements and transform into technical designs and system solutions
  • Able to synthesize complex data/information, and lead complex technical implementations on plan
  • Ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts
  • Hands-on experience with designing and executing technical solutions from requirements analysis to design and development to testing and implementation
  • Able to effectively communicate status, design and approach with management/business sponsors/product managers
  • Demonstrated experience working with vendor partners
  • Self-directed, works with limited management direction and exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment

Desired Experience
  • Extensive experience with protecting and monitoring cloud, hybrid cloud and SaaS technologies
  • Extensive experience in AWS
  • Hands on experience in Azure and Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience with securing Microsoft Office 365

Audrey Lamb
Technical Recruiter

**If this is not a fit for you or you are not interested, Ascent Services Group offers an excellent Referral Bonus! We look forward to hearing from you!

About Ascent: The Ascent Services Group (ASG) is a nationally recognized technology staffing and consulting firm whose fundamental business is providing staffing services to Small, Medium, and Large Enterprise clients in our core market verticals: Financial Services, Healthcare, Technology and Life Sciences. As consultants for ASG, you will have access to many of the top clients within the industries we serve. Our goal is to deliver innovative talent through proven best practices and effective resource optimization. Become one of ASG s candidates and experience the difference!

Dice Id : 10099349B
Position Id : 21-09627
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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