• Location: USA, Illinois, Chicago
  • Salary: US$100 - US$190 per hour
  • Technology: AWS Jobs
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 30th Sep, 2019
  • Reference: 093019J




Cloud Security Architect

Location: Chicago, Illinois - 75% Onsite

*Travel expenses included for Non-Local Candidates*

Pay: Up to $190/Hour based on experience

Length of Contract: 7 Months + (contract OR contract-to-hire!)

My client is seeking an EXPERT cloud architect with a background in development.

This client is one of the leading start-ups in Illinois in the Media space.

Although experience in Media services is preferred it is not required.

Most importantly this company wants someone with a self-starter attitude and an all-star personality! Culture fit is significantly important to them as this role is 75% on site with a tight knit team.

No visa sponsorship or 3rd party applications will be accepted.

US Citizen or Green Card

Requirements:
  • Excellent communication, leadership, project management skills
  • Must have 5+ years of relevant cloud implementation experience
  • Computer science or related IT degree preferred
  • Preferably have an infrastructure as well as development background
  • A deep technical acumen and breadth of experience involving multiple technologies, platforms, and cloud native architectures.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of building systems that perform which are cost efficient and employ security practices that are at the highest degrees of compliance with industry standards.
  • The ability to handle multiple priorities and initiatives.
  • A demonstrated history of intellectual curiosity and learning agility; stays on the forefront of business and technology solutions, especially around cloud services and migration processes.
  • Application/software and DevOps experience developing well architected, high performing, and scalable microservice based architectures that are resilient and recoverable is also highly desirable.
  • Participating in IT Security and Compliance work streams in enterprise deployments of Public Cloud solutions
  • Using an agile program approach, including an ability synthesize and commit to weekly deliverables.
  • Collaborate on solutions with teams involved in infrastructure and application development, as well as operations.
  • Partnering with customer experts in Risk, Compliance and IT Security to understand their requirements.
  • Designing security solutions that satisfy customer's security and compliance needs
  • A relentless focus on solutions that provide business benefits. Warning when there is any appearance of technology for its own sake.
  • Analyzing client-proposed solutions and tactfully presenting where improvements should be made
  • Producing high quality documentation as required. This will include architecture diagrams and written commentary on proposals
  • Presenting the consequences of the client's preferences in tactful but clear terms
  • Advising where the client may be mis-interpreting regulations either in a way that is stricter than intended or inadequately strict. Noting the consequences of such interpretations


If interested in applying for this position, please e-mail your CV/Resume directly to j.cardea@jeffersonfrank.com
***Please include subject: "Candidate Submission: Cloud Security Architect"

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AWS / DevOps / Architect / Amazon Web Services / Chicago / Media Services

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