Cloud Security Architect

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Robert Half Technology
Analysis, Architecture, Automated, Business Requirements, Developer, Development, Java, Jenkins, Linux, Management, Research, SDLC, Security, Testing, Windows
Full Time
$175000.00 to $220000.00 yearly
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Cloud Security Architect- Northern Virginia

Job Summary

Our client, a well-known Software Company is looking for a DevOps Security Architect to lead them in the transformation from ground-to-cloud solutions. You-ll be driving Security Architecture, defining Security Integration and shaping Security Strategy around the Products they provide. Does shift left, shift right, sound familiar?

For immediate consideration email christie.shell@rht.com


Responsibilities and Duties

* Be the Technical Security Architect leading their developers through establishing secure product solution

- Find ways to improve and automate any operational process using Docker, AWS CloudFormation templates, Terraform, Ansible and Jenkins.

- Partner with software/feature engineering teams to create automated pipelines with a DevOps mindset.

* Translate security/business requirements into designs that the developers consume to successfully deliver. You-ll be the evangelist for Security Solutions, gaining buy-in from Developers to ensure your solution is prioritized over user-feature changes, and conflicting development priorities.

* Experience developing and applying secure coding standards, designing and operating static and dynamic code analysis tools, auditing and identifying vulnerabilities in code, and developing code in an enterprise environment

* Define and drive Secure SDLC including training, security best practices, Security Architecture, Design/Code Reviews, Threat Modelling, Security Tools, Pen Testing, Incident Response.

* Research, Prototype, integrate Security Tools into CI/CD pipeline (Container Security, Static, Dynamic, Application Scanning, Third party Vulnerability Scanning, etc) with 100% coverage of all deployment/build pipelines. Build new tools and extend existing tools to bridge gaps in existing tools, leveraging technologies like Machine Learning.

* Deep understanding of and experience with securing applications and services in cloud infrastructures, implementing multifactor authentication, and architecting and securing CI/CD pipelines

* Perform security review of existing cloud infrastructure and establish processes to ensure that all production code gets a review.

* Act as a bridge between software development and the product managers to lead the teams in developing more secure architectures while maintaining performance, and usability of the product.

* Shape and define the product security function for the DevOps, Developers, and Operations/Product team



Qualifications and Skills

* Extensive experience reviewing application code for security vulnerabilities.

* Full-stack knowledge of IT infrastructure: Applications, Databases, Operating systems (Windows and Linux).

* Direct experience designing IAM technologies and services: Active Directory, LDAP, AWS IAM. Authorization & authentication standards such as: SAML, OAuth, Webauthn, FIDO, ADFS, etc..

* Experience with CI/CD tools such as: Jenkins, TeamCity, Octopus, Puppet, TFS, Azure DevOps.

* Direct, hands-on experience managing security infrastructure such as IPSs, WAFs, CDN, ELBs, VPC, SIEM and log management technology.

* Expert-level architecture and design with Amazon AWS or Azure; CloudFormation, Terraform.


Were you a "developer in a past life"? Does Shift Left, Shift Right, ring a bell? This could be the ideal opportunity for you! email christie.shell@rht.comDevOps, Security Architecture, CI/CD, Cloud, DevOps, Application Security, Java, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CICD), SDLC - Software Development Life Cycle, SDLC, DevOps


For immediate consideration email christie.shell@rht.com


Company Information

Robert Half Technology is committed to the industries we serve and to assisting them with their IT hiring needs. Our connections and strategic partners within the technology industry are second to none. We are proud members of the Microsoft Partner Network with gold and silver competencies, we have gold membership in the Oracle Partner Network, and we have exclusive relationships with The Wall Street Journal, HDI and the Association of IT Professionals. For job seekers, these connections can lead to top-rate opportunities within the IT recruitment arena. Our collaborative relationships around the world translate into support for all kinds of careers in IT, including IT support, software engineering, analytics and many other information technology areas of expertise.
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