Ref: Sept29CF_1664474601

Senior AWS Security Consultant

USA, New York

  • £120,000 to £175,000 GBP
  • Consultant Role
  • Skills: AWS / Penetration Testing / API Testing / Vulnerability Testing / Consulting
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Senior AWS Security Consultant


About the Client ~

The client is on a mission to make the world a safer place by solving our clients' toughest cybersecurity challenges. We work at the cutting edge of technology to advise, assess, automate, and ultimately help companies navigate the ever-changing cybersecurity landscape. We are headquartered in Denver, Colorado with offices across the U.S. and U.K., and we support clients around the world.

Position Summary ~

The Consultant works closely with other Delivery team members on engagements, assessing the security and compliance of various types of client applications and supporting infrastructure against regulatory and industry requirements and standards, as well as security best practice frameworks. The Consultant is a technically proficient individual contributor with broad and deep technical skills, meeting the objectives of their engagements, collaborating with clients, mentoring teammates, and providing subject matter expertise across one or more technical domains. The Consultant is a trusted advisor to clients, and through objective testing and results reporting, supports the client in making well-informed, risk-based decisions to improve overall security posture.

What You'll Do ~

As a member of the Application Security (AppSec) AWS Team, you will be responsible for architecture review, roles and access review, driving the methodology and execution of offensive penetration testing activities. These duties include:

Provide guidance to teammates and clients by advising on security and configuration best-practices, defense-in-depth, and secure SDLC.

Communicate with client stakeholders to include leadership, systems and network administrators, security engineers, development, and support teams.

Enhance and maintain cloud service provider technical testing methodologies and standards.

Lead and support penetration testing projects through their entirety, i.e. scoping through out-brief

Participate in internal and external security trainings and conferences

Bonus Points ~

AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional, AWS Certified Security, AWS Certified Advanced Networking, AWS Certified SysOps Administrator

AWAE, OSCP, OSCE, OSEE certifications

Network, Database, System administration experience and certifications

Don't miss out on an opportunity to be a valued part of this growing company. Send your resume to Brett Amato at or feel free to call at (813) 437-6853.

Jefferson Frank is a leader in Niche IT Recruitment with a focus on AWS cloud technologies. We deal with AWS Partners & End Users throughout North America. We have open positions and relationships with some of the top partners and end users throughout the US and offer some excellent opportunities in the AWS space. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any AWS candidates considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of the utmost importance.