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Ref: #49550

Cloud security Architect

Client based in Lund – Sweden
Remote work is possible 100% possible but they would appreciate someone on site from time to time.

Start date: Early March ideally. 6 months contract

Langue : English mandatory, Swedish is a plus !


Job description :

For our customer in Lund we are searching for a cloud architect specialised in security. You will provide guidance and hands-on experience to teams in design, development and maintenance of security solutions for cloud. The team is responsible for development of security policies and standards for public/hybrid/private clouds.

Your tasks may include:

  • Manage and execute cloud security solutions across lifecycle strategy, design, implementation and operations
  • Participate, lead and jointly deliver security evaluation on current cloud infrastructure and platform services (Primarily Azure) and cloud native platforms (Docker, Kubernetes, Rancher, etc.)
  • Establish security requirements for cloud-based solutions by evaluating business strategies and requirements; adopt cloud infrastructure security standards such as CSA and ZTA.
  • Provide domain expertise in both public and private cloud and enterprise technology
  • Identify and deliver appropriate controls based on industry standards (e.g. CCM) to drive cloud security solutions framework based on business risk and cloud native threats
  • Evaluate new threats in the cloud, to identify the impact on IT and Business to develop and implement security controls – map towards internal risk framework.

Required skills:

  • Knowledge and understanding of key differences between most popular cloud provider solutions and cloud orchestration tools (e.g. Azure, AWS, GCP, Kubernetes, Docker, Rancher, OpenShift etc.)
  • Strong domain expertise of cloud infrastructure compute, network and storage as well as the cloud control plane
  • Knowledge of virtualization, containers, service-mesh and enterprise service business
  • Ability to identify and drive remediation of public and hybrid cloud risks
  • Experience in designing, implementing and delivering security for cloud native, distributed computing and architectural solutions with a principle of “Secure by Design”
  • Expertise in performing Threat Modeling, generating security architectural requirements to software development and product teams
  • Desirable Requirements
  • 5+ years of full-time dedicated experience leading Cloud Security focused roles on delivering security on cloud native, distributed architectural solutions in complex environments
  • 3+ years of experience in defining security standards and reference architectures used to guide technical resources in secure system implementation and configuration for enterprise cloud systems and consumption of public cloud
  • Familiarity with predominant public cloud providers Azure, AWS, GCP, SCP)
  • Understanding of Industry trends in cloud technologies for public, private and hybrid cloud deployments
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, related field; or equivalent combination of education/professional experience in a similar role

One or more technical security certifications is a plus:

  • CCSP – Certified Cloud Security Professional
  • CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional
  • CSSLP – Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional
  • CISM – Certified Information Security Manager
  • CSEC – SANS CIAC Security Essentials
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