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As part of a dynamic team, you’ll collaborate with colleagues across diverse domains, promptly responding to alerts and emails. Our clients operate flexibly and agilely, recognising the ever-present threat of cyber attacks and the imperative for proactive measures.
Cloud Security Architect | Sydney
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Position Overview:
Our client is establishing a emerging technology-driven innovative cloud security engineering function aimed at fortifying digital assets and upholding the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information.  You will play a pivotal role in securing cloud computing environments against cyber threats and ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and frameworks.
Job Summary:
As a Cloud Security Architect, you will be tasked with crafting and maintaining comprehensive cloud security architecture documents, policies, and standards. You will provide technical leadership to enable engineering teams to implement effective cloud security tools and technology solutions. Collaborating with cross-functional teams, you’ll ensure compliance with security architecture, policies, and standards, while also advising on cloud security risk posture and driving continuous improvement against cybersecurity threats.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Create and maintain documents and diagrams on cloud security architecture, policies, standards, and patterns.
  • Provide technical vision and direction to enable engineering teams to implement effective cloud security tools and technology solutions.
  • Consult enterprise project implementations ensuring compliance and provide guidance to meet security architecture, policies, and standards.
  • Provide consumable security guidelines and knowledge to ensure security is embedded to cloud deployments.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams across security disciplines, architects, engineers to resolve and address solution weaknesses and issues.
  • Lead the assessment and measurement of the maturity cloud security capabilities by automation across all cloud platforms.
  • Advise technology teams on their cloud security risk posture and how to continuously improve their capability against cybersecurity threats.
  • Develop others through training, knowledge-sharing, and technical experience.
  • Participate in incident response activities related to cloud security incidents as needed.
  • Stay abreast of new security technology, emerging security threats, vulnerabilities, and security controls.
Skills Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.
  • 1-2 years of professional experience in cloud security architecture or 2-3 years in a senior engineering role in public cloud providers AWS and Azure.
  • Deep knowledge of public cloud service providers and security protection domains including IAM, network, host, data, threat and vulnerability, and incident response.
  • Experience consulting others through security assessments, design review, and providing solutions to increase cloud security posture through secure configuration baselines, compliance standards.
  • Broad understanding or direct experience with cloud security platforms such as CNAPP, CSPM, CWPP, CASB, and CIEM.
  • Experience with evaluating, reviewing, and deploying cloud native security tools in AWS and Azure.
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts, problem statements, recommendations, and articulate the broader vision to influence others.
  • Proficiency in information security domains, including policies and standards, risk and control assessments, regulatory compliance, risk and control governance and metrics, and issue management.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial agile environment.
Why Join our Client:
Our client stands out as a leader in the industry, providing an environment ripe for professional growth and innovation. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, collaborating with experts across various domains to tackle complex challenges. With a commitment to fostering talent and embracing diversity, our client cultivates a dynamic workplace culture that values creativity, collaboration, and continuous learning. Embark on a journey with our client, where your contributions make a significant impact in shaping the future of cloud security engineering.

Strategic Talent Australia partners exclusively with its clients; we are solely dedicated to the recruitment of innovative and passionate leaders throughout Australia. You can engage with a recruiter who understands the importance of communication and the engagement process required to gain a successful outcome for both the client and the candidate.

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