Optiv Security Inc. Cloud Security Architect-Embedded - REF1355Y in Denver, Colorado

The Embedded Cloud Security Architects will lead the design and development ofthe Azure, AWS, VMWare security architectures for protectingPHI/PII/PCI data deployed into different types of cloud and cloud/hybridsystems. This position will directly contribute to the overall globalenterprise cloud architecture and lead the security vision and strategy aroundcloud-based applications, across all types (including Infrastructure,Platform, and Software as a Service (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS).The Cloud Security Architect will serve as the central point of contact forEnterprise Security for other Technology teams within the organization for allmatters related to cloud security reporting into Security Program Director.The successful candidate possesses the excellent interpersonal andcommunication skills required to partner with other leaders across thebusiness to identify opportunities and risks and develop and deliver solutionsthat support business strategies and protect Organization intellectualproperty globally.Responsibilities include:Design and develop security architectures for cloud and cloud/hybrid basedsystems. Possess a firm understanding of the offerings within VMware, AmazonWeb Services (AWS) and the Microsoft Azure platforms. Based on businessrequirements, design and implement cloud-native architectures and designsthat will allow those requirements to be met with a minimal degree of risk toOrganization and with appropriate security controls present.Represents Security Platform in development and implementation of the overallglobal enterprise cloud architecture. Acts as the ambassador and seniortechnical representative for Enterprise Security while engaging with othersenior technical leaders throughout the organization in design andimplementation of cloud and cloud/hybrid based implementations andsolutions. Works with Engineering, Infrastructure Services, andApplication Development organizations to choose appropriate technologysolutions and facilitates complete integration into the company environments.Develops standards in partnership with Engineering, InfrastructureServices, and Application Development.Leads initiatives designed to share knowledge across Security Platformsand/or Technology teams. Identifies, recommends, coordinates, delivertimely knowledge to support teams regarding technologies, processes ortools. Develops and executes strategies to increase Cloud Security knowledgethroughout the enterprise.College degree or/equivalent and 10 years related work experience, required10 years experience with Security Architect and/or Engineering.5 years experience with Cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services(AWS), Azure, VMware NSXExperience architecting solutions within Amazon Web Services (AWS),Azure, VMware NSXExperience with assessment, development, implementation, optimization,and documentation of a comprehensive and broad set of security technologiesand processes (secure software development (Application Security),data protection, cryptography, key management, identity and accessmanagement (IAM), network security) within SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, andother cloud enWorking knowledge of common and industry standardcloud-native/cloud-friendly authentication mechanisms (OAuth, OpenID, etc).Experience with deployment orchestration, automation, and securityconfiguration management (Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, etc) preferred.Experience with service-oriented architecture for cloud-based services.Experience working with cloud security and governance tools, cloud accesssecurity brokers (CASBs), and server virtualization technologies.Experience with enterprise applications (architecture, development,support, and troubleshooting).Experience performing threat modeling and design reviews to assess securityimplications and requirements for introduction of new technologies.Experience representing technical viewpoints to diverse audiences and inmaking timely and prudent technical risk decisions.Experience with enterprise architecture and working as part o