Job Description

BTG in partnership with the top ranked Insurance company in Florida has an immediate need for a Cloud Security Architect (AWS/Security). Requirements of the Cloud Security Architect (AWS/Security)
  • 5 years in Security Engineering, DevOps, or IT Operations roles, strong familiarity with the principles of DevOps and Agile development
  • 2 years of hands-on experience securing cloud applications and infrastructure (AWS strongly preferred)
  • Experience architecting Security and IAM solutions within Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and other cloud providers.
  • Intimately familiar with IAM related protocols such as SAML, SPML, XACML, SCIM, OpenID and OAuth
  • Federation concepts and technologies particularly with solutions from ADFS and Ping Identity
  • Excellent understanding/working knowledge of the public cloud infrastructure and services in AWS (IAM, VPC, KMS, CloudWatch, Systems Manager, S3, RDS, Route53, Lambda, AWS Config, etc.)
  • Experience building and securing infrastructure as code using CloudFormation, Ansible, SAM and/or similar tools
  • Hands-on experience with multiple security technologies such as Firewalls, WAF, Wireless LAN, DDoS Mitigation, WAN security, Content Filtering, Cloud Security gateways, Secure Proxies, SSL crypto solutions.
  • Experience working with cloud security and governance tools and cloud access security brokers (CASBs)
  • Experience developing automation for security processes
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle models, as well as the approaches to implement the AWS Well-Architected Framework
  • Strong knowledge of web, security, and network architecture
  • Knowledge of network access, identity, and access management
  • Understanding of the shared responsibility model in AWS
  • Familiar with one or more scripting/coding languages (e.g. bash, Python)
  • Certification in one or more Cloud security and/or architecture is preferred (e.g., CISSP, SSCP, CCSP, CCSK, SANS GSEC, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Certified DevOps Engineer)
  • Familiarity with security frameworks and standards (e.g., NIST Cybersecurity Framework, Cloud Security Alliance Cloud Controls Matrix, CIS Benchmarks/Controls)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills capable of managing projects that drive business objectives.
  • Exceptional written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in team environments and to negotiate with multiple stakeholders.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and to prioritize tasks in dynamic and highly technical organizations
  • Innovative thinker who is self-directed and resourceful.
Benefits of the Cloud Security Architect (AWS/Security)
  • Qualify for your choice of health and dental plans within your first month.
  • Save for your future with robust 401(k) match, Health Spending Accounts and various retirement plans.
  • Tuition Assistance Program, paid certifications and continuing education programs.
  • Balance your life with generous paid time off and business casual dress.
  • Discounts on home and auto insurance products..
Responsibilities of the Cloud Security Architect (AWS/Security)
  • Subject-matter expertise across all Security and IAM topics as it relates to both cloud and on-premises enterprise technology, and the relationship between the architectures
  • Drive the adoption of Authentication and Authorization reference architectures for existing, new and emerging IAM technologies
  • Drive the adoption of creative solutions to address complex, global IAM problems
  • Participate in Identity and Access Management enterprise governance processes and drive IAM standards adoption
  • Develop effective architecture solutions that not only satisfy immediate project requirements but also deliver a coherent, reusable, reliable and phased architecture to help the business grow and change while aligning to strategic vision
  • Create, maintain and align the Firm's Information Security policies and standards with industry best practices and business needs in the adoption of cloud services and technologies
  • Represent Information Security on organizational project teams and ensure adherence to existing security policies and standards
  • Manage the successful technical delivery of Information Security projects and services for our customers by working directly with key business stakeholders, executives and project teams. Security architects are often the technical lead on initiatives and as such must drive the vision and alignment of the solution delivery. This is not a project manager role
  • Review and management of technical security roadmaps related to cloud security and IAM within a cloud security context
  • Deliver technical security configuration architecture expertise in implementing cross-organizational information sharing
  • Develop solutions and recommendations for issues caused by process challenges, emerging threats and technology changes
  • Work closely with DevOps on the automation of Security processes

If you believe that your skills and experience are a match for this position, please submit your most current resume and a recruiter will be in contact. Resumes can be submitted via e-mail to or apply on line at You may also give us a call at 904-998-9414 to speak to a Recruiter.

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