Director, Cloud Security Architecture

  • Prestige Development Group
  • Aug 31, 2019
Full time Intelligence Fraud Investigation

Job Description

Job Title: Director, Cloud Security Architecture 
Location: Alpharetta, GA 
Duration: Full Time 

Relocation Available: Yes 

The Role:
Leads and develops highly technical team, sometimes with multiple skill-sets and/or locations, supporting cloud initiatives utilizing the agile methodology. 

What You'll Work On:

  • Plans, coordinates and leads software development activities for assigned areas in support of client requests, new sales, strategic initiatives, product development and internal enhancements.
  • Establishes priorities for work requests. Provides technical direction.
  • Takes responsibility for quality and timeliness, adjusting resources and escalating major issues, based on business needs and plans.
  • Takes decisions when required and responsibility for issues escalated higher. Ensures methodology is followed and promotes high quality, on-time work.
  • Drives resolutions of issues and roadblocks. Brings large and complex problems to resolution by providing direction, leadership and expertise.
  • Participates in the development of Divisional plans and communicates these and progress with team(s).
  • Evaluates industry and technical trends and developments and contributes to the development of cloud systems and testing.
  • Participates in Divisional budgeting / forecasting and planning.
  • Recommends strategies to achieve short and longer-term goals.
  • Manages resource planning with team leadership to achieve key performance indicators within agreed budgets and Service/Operational Level Agreements.
  • Communicates status of work to executive leadership.

Develops strong relationships internally and with partners and clients and ensures team have positive relationships. 

  • Acts as an ambassador and a senior subject matter expert in client meetings and sales support.
  • May manage key vendor relationships. Helps build cross functional teams and collaborates with leaders to improve cross-functional processes and workflows.
  • Negotiate with stakeholders across business units to achieve satisfactory delivery for clients/customers.
  • Ensures that application systems within the AWS cloud platform processes and practices are compliant with corporate and regulatory standards (both domestic and international).
  • Contributes to the development of IT policies and standards. Leads responses to internal and external audits and remediation of any issues.
  • Serves and an escalation point for teams.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Typically a minimum of 10 years

related professional experience including a minimum of 5-6 years experience in a managerial position. 

  • One or more of the following-CISSP, CISA, CISM, PCI-QSA, PA-QSA, PCIP, CRISC, CGEIT, Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE), Certified Cyber Threat Analyst (CCTA), Certified Computer Examiner (CCE)