Robert Half Security Solutions Architect in Columbia, Maryland
Our client is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Security Architect to join our team for a 6-month contract position with the potential to convert to full-time employment. In this role, you will play a pivotal role in securing our organization's infrastructure and data as we migrate to the cloud. You will leverage your expertise in cloud security, compliance, and risk management to design and implement secure solutions, identify potential vulnerabilities, and ensure adherence to industry best practices.
Design, implement, and manage secure cloud architectures that meet stringent security requirements.
Conduct thorough ISARs reviews for new and existing applications, ensuring adherence to security best practices.
Oversee the migration of applications from on-premises data centers to the cloud, implementing hybrid solutions when necessary.
Proactively identify and mitigate security risks and vulnerabilities.
Develop and maintain comprehensive security documentation and procedures.
Stay up-to-date on the latest cloud security trends and technologies.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment with business objectives.
Perform hands-on technical work and actively participate in knowledge sharing with other architects.
Minimum of 5+ years of experience in cybersecurity, with a strong focus on cloud security.
Minimum of 3+ years of experience with AWS architecture design and solution delivery for highly secure and available systems.
Proven track record of developing and implementing information security architectures and procedures.
Demonstrated understanding of compliance frameworks and regulations relevant to your industry.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with both technical and non-technical audiences.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or a related field - REQUIRED.
Active AWS Solutions Architect Professional or AWS DevOps Engineer Professional Certification required.
Experience transitioning applications from on-premises to the cloud (hybrid experience preferred).
Background check required.
Drug screening required in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.
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