8432 - AWS Architect V (Cloud Security Architect)

Location: Reston, VA

Proven expertise in mitigating and understanding threat vectors including actor behavior, DDoS, Phishing, Malicious

- Payload, Cloud, Mobile Devices, etc. Understand the cyber threat landscape.

- Proven expertise in building a defense in depth infrastructure security architecture that includes security controls

across multiple technology stack. Ability to champion both conventional and non-conventional methods to protecting an

enterprise at scale.

- - Strong knowledge in host based security solutions such as HIPS, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), end point protection,

and application whitelisting.

- - Strong knowledge of networking, Unix/Linux, NAS/SAN, virtualization, authentication, cryptography. Must be fully

conversant up and down the technology stack.

- - Working experience with IPS, DLP, Firewalls, SIEM, and security assessment tools/methodology (network, systems,

and application).

- - Must have solid knowledge and understanding of scripting and secure configurations for mainstream operating


- (*nix, Windows, etc.)

- Architecture and solution design experience required to develop infrastructure based detailed design specifications.

- Strong knowledge in enterprise logging and monitoring solutions including monitoring privilege user accounts and

sensitive configuration files

- Knowledge of Identity and Access Management, Cloud, and PKI/Certificate Services a plus

- Message driven architecture experience/exposure

- Expert in various patterns of enterprise architecture and best practices, to include data masking, encryption, logging,


- Knowledge of DevOps methods and CI/CD automation practices

- AWS Cloud Services experience; solution delivery expertise, migration of applications to the cloud, automation through

various tools both AWS native and third-party. Serves as a leader in the AWS space for InfoSec interfacing with internal

customers and other parts of InfoSec.

Core Specialized Knowledge & Skills

- Experience in an environment using agile methodology

- Experience not with just pure design, but experience in the actual delivery of projects

- Process analysis and systematic thinking

- Ability to manage resources, coordinate and administer team assignments, monitor team progress, and maintain


- Ability to manage large, cross-divisional Program activities in a complex environment and drive results

- Ability to operate at strategic and tactical levels

- Knowledge and/or experience relating to Outsourcing/Managed Service Provider governance, transition, contract

management and performance management

- Experience driving organizational change

- Experience working in a matrixed team environment

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Client/Customer Service Delivery Experience

- Experience in applying best practices related to Stakeholder Management

- Experience researching and evaluating available technologies and standards to meet requirements

- Thrives in a highly regulated, fast paced, and changing environment

- Prior experience in financial services a plus

- Prior experience working with Perl, Bash, Python, XML, REST API, and JSON desired

- IT Security certifications required: CISSP or GIAC equivalent

- AWS certifications desired: AWS Solution Architect

- 5+ years of hands on experience in AWS Space