AWS Engineer/Architect in New York, NY at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco is a private-equity backed solutions company that provides consulting, managed services, staffing, and placement services globally. Established in 2002 by "Big 4" consulting veterans, Vaco now has over 40 offices and has worked with over 9,000 clients. We have over 6,000 consultants and been named to Inc. magazine's list of fastest-growing private companies for the past 12 years. Vaco offers boutique services with global reach.

The Vaco Cyber Security team's success relies on the trusted relationships built with our clients. We recognize the challenge organizations encounter improving security, restructuring operations and handling risk while maintaining compliance and keeping costs down. Our information security specialists work closely with organizations to provide the solutions that best match business and security objectives. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to utilize and expand your skills through client experience and industry training while collaborating with security professionals across industries. Our team provides the full spectrum of security services to clients including, Strategy & Advisory, Identity & Access Management, Cyber Security Operations, Managed Services, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.

Looking for an exciting career opportunity in Cloud Security? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, we are looking to fill a position for our Cyber Architecture Team. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our information security practice maintains strong relationships with clients, connect your experience with the right consulting project-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our team will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, opportunities to work on exciting, impactful projects, and opportunities for industry training and advancement. If you're an experienced, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

This Sr. Level position will be responsible for the design and development of innovative security architectures for protecting data deployed into the cloud. Develop and sustain the security vision and strategy around cloud-based applications, across all types (Infrastructure, Platform, and Software). This will be a role will be both hands on technical and working directly the wide cross functional teams (Infrastructure, Network, Application), must have good communication.

Experience Preferred

Hands-on experience using compute, networking, storage, and database AWS services

Hands-on experience with AWS deployment and management services

Ability to identify and define technical requirements for an AWS-based application

Ability to identify which AWS services meet a given technical requirement

Knowledge of recommended best practices for building secure and reliable applications on the AWS platform

An understanding of the basic architectural principles of building on the AWS Cloud

An understanding of the AWS global infrastructure

Integration, Design, Architecture of AWS into other Security Platforms (IAM, SAML, OAuth, Sailpoint)

An understanding of network technologies as they relate to AWS

An understanding of security features and tools that AWS provides and how they relate to traditional services

Logistics

Up to 25% Travel - Expenses Covered

Remote/WFH, Must be authorized to work in US