• Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Date Posted: 16th Apr, 2019
  • Reference: 04/19/19

Azure Cloud Architect - Charlotte, NC - $120/HR - 9 Month Contract

One of the fastest emerging Cloud Solutions and Services Companies in the United States is looking for an experienced Cloud Security Architect specializing in Azure in the Charlotte, NC area. The primary areas of focus for the Cloud Security Architect is to advise our clients in developing Cloud risk management strategies and multi-year implementation and remediation programs based on business priorities and risks to address Cyber Security, Cyber Defense and Business needs of their enterprise.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Working with business and technical team members to assist with requirement definitions, solution design and technical architecture and delivery

  • Work closely with customer stakeholders to identify and mitigate risks, perform security reviews, design top tier security practices, and deliver strategic, innovative cloud based security offerings

  • Assessment of security architecture, analysis of issues and development of recommendations for their resolution

  • Define information security strategies, including guiding principles and future state vision, ensuring that the strategic objectives are aligned with business goals

  • Assisting clients with transitions to the Cloud from existing on premise environments

  • Leading the Cloud Security Infrastructure Design and Architecture on client engagements

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of information technology and/or information security experience with 3+ years in an engineering role designing and supporting public clouds (Ideally Azure)

  • Understanding of industry regulatory and compliance requirements (i.e., FedRAMP, PCI-DSS, NIST, HIPAA) and skilled at interpreting the compliance and security requirements into implementable and repeatable controls

  • Created and maintained security policies and procedures, managing the protection of information systems and assets

  • Demonstrated capability to design, deploy and operationalize secure and highly scalable enterprise systems on public clouds (Ideally Azure)

  • Experience with secure software development, data protection, cryptography, key management, identity and access management (IAM), network security (VPNs) within cloud environments

Contact Us:

If you believe you have the skill set and fit the description within the role of a Cloud Security Architect, please feel free to forward your Resume and Cover letter to Chris:

Email: c.dennney@nigelfrank.com

Phone: 813-437-6965 (Ext. 6965)

Nigel Frank International is the Global Leader in Microsoft Recruitment. We place more Microsoft professionals into Microsoft jobs than any other recruitment agency with over 2,000 live jobs on our website at any one time. We are a part of Frank Recruitment Group, one of the most successful global recruitment businesses in the last 10 years and backed by private equity firm TPG Growth We are the recruitment partner of choice for 1000's of Microsoft Partners, Customers & ISV's worldwide with over 1000 dedicated consultants operating in more than 34 countries. Similarly, over half of the candidates that we work with use our recruitment services exclusively. I Specialize in the Microsoft Azure and Office 365 market across the North Carolina region. I understand the need for discretion & am keen to speak to anyone considering a career change or just wanting to discuss potential opportunities confidentially.