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Cloud Compliance Specialist - Remote

Posted 23 days ago

MATRIX has partnered with a premier client in filling a unique 100% REMOTE contract position!  This is a great opportunity to expand your career and work with a well known company and look towards career growth.

Are you a Cloud Compliance Specialist with a deep understanding of HIPAA and SOX regulations?  Do you have experience implementing controls within the cloud (Azure or AWS) and have an overall love for cloud security?  Are you able / willing to work eastern time zone hours?  Do you have a passion for creating software in a collaborative environment and does primiarily working remotely excite you?  This position may be for you!!!

Title:  Cloud Compliance Specialist

Our Cloud Enablement Business Success Team serves as a partner to the business, assisting in addressing cloud-based issues proactively. Cloud Compliance Specialists provide support to management on compliance risks and how to mitigate them within the cloud infrastructure. They are experts in security-based regulations and standards. Their primary role is to work with Line of Business teams, as well as cloud enablement architects and engineers to ensure that appropriate technical controls are implemented within the respective cloud infrastructure.

The Role
• Work closely with line of business teams in all regions, providing technical recommendations to improve their cloud compliance to meet applicable regulations and industry standards
• Support the development of cloud technical controls framework, mapping requirements to specific regulation and industry standard requirements, identify gaps and recommending compensating controls.
• Provide compliance driven requirements to CET Architecture and Engineering, to support the design and design and implementation of necessary preventative controls and corrective actions.
• Monitor adherence to policies and standards through the cloud native tools (Azure and AWS) and thirty party services.
• Develop metrics and improvements for measuring against regulatory compliance requirements in the cloud

The Requirements
• Minimum of 5 years of security and compliance experience
• Direct experience and working knowledge of HIPAA and SOx regulations, and (if possible) NYDFS (23 NYCRR 500), and its detailed requirements.
• Prior experience implementing controls within cloud (Azure or AWS) to achieve and evidence compliance to HIPAA and Sox requirements.
• Experience of cloud security capabilities and tools (Azure or AWS) and leveraging these to achieve compliance.
• Experienced in reviewing architectures for security and compliance and offering expert advice on methods for achieving compliant and secure architecture.
• Experience hosting/providing compliance consultations with Line of Business – relating this back to cloud-based technologies and capabilities.
• Pays close attention to detail, with experience balancing holistic needs.
• Proficient analyst, performing gap analysis, articulating risks and issues and remediation activities.
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Candidate should be able to:
o Work independently and efficiently with little supervision
o Possess a client-service focus
o Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
o Prioritize workflow
o Meet demanding deadlines
o Manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
o EOE, including disability/vets