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Cloud Security Consultant

A leading Cloud solutions provider with a global presence are looking for multiple Cloud Security Consultants at all levels.

Job Description

Cloud Security Consultant (All levels)

£45,000 to £85,000 base + benefits

Can be based anywhere across UK.

A leading Cloud solutions provider with a global presence are looking for multiple Cloud Security Consultants at all levels.

The security offering within their business is vast, with extremely highly skilled experts across all disciplines of cyber security. Cloud Security is one of the seven specialist practices within their group providing information and technology security-focused consultancy for clients using IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms in Private, Hybrid and Public cloud services.

This vacancy is for a Cloud Security Professional to provide Cloud Security Strategy and Transformation Advisory Services to design, present and deliver cloud security projects for commercial and government customers.

Due to this the successful candidates must either hold or be eligible for SC Clearance. DV Cleared candidates would also be highly desirable.

They are seeking innovative and motivated individuals who can work on their own direction with a high level of autonomy, using knowledge and skills obtained through education and / or experience to perform the necessary architecture, analysis and design tasks related to the development of cloud solutions to meet the client's requirements.

The individual will be required to work on multiple client accounts and must have the ability to develop and present secure solutions to leadership and technical teams. In addition, they will be required to assess risks imposed by technical solutions and advise clients of security standards, best practice and solutions to address the associated risks.

- Conduct Cloud Security maturity assessments to establish viable transition / adoption plans for cloud services;
- Work closely with the client's architecture team to develop a Cloud Security strategy;
- Architect Cloud Security solutions and support security projects to meet the customer's security requirements;
- Architect Public and Private Cloud solutions and technically support their implementation at customer locations;
- Promote portfolio of products and services with the customer, positioning best fit solutions that meet / enhance their Cloud and Security strategy;

The following skills are considered highly desirable:
- Experience of developing and implementing Enterprise Security Strategy;
- Experience delivering Cloud Security strategies and solutions as part of a broader Enterprise or IS/IT architecture;
- Experience of Private and Public Cloud delivery and associated security requirements;
- Understanding of the mid- and long-term cloud computing technology development trends;
- Enterprise / Security Architectural Frameworks (e.g. SABSA, TOGAF);
- Interpreting and applying appropriate Standards, Policies and Legislation, e.g. CSA CCM, NIST 800-53/144/146, ISO27001/2/17, PCI DSS, SOX, DPA, GDPR, HMG SPF;
- Understanding of Threat and Risk analysis methodologies / techniques and the interpretation / application in the definition of Cloud Security Architectures.
The following experience is preferable:
- Cloud Security Strategy and Transformation Advisory Services;
- Cloud Data Loss Prevention Advisory Services;
- Cloud Based End-Point Protection Advisory Services;
- On Demand Workload Protection;
- Cloud Access Security Broker Services;
- Public Cloud Security Monitoring (AWS & Azure);
- File Integrity Monitoring.

Three or more of the following certifications / qualifications would be preferred:
- Minimum of 5 years industry or HMG security experience;
- BSc in IT Security or related subject or relevant industry experience;
- ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional;
- ISC2 Certified Cloud Security Professional;
- Cloud Security Alliance CCBK v3;
- AWS and / or Azure Certified Solutions Architect;
- TOGAF or SABSA certified.

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