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Cloud Security Architect – AWS & GCP

  • Location: Nye, 10013
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Grow your career as a Cloud Security Architect – AWS & GCP with an innovative global bank in New York, NY. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will start working remotely until offices reopen, then will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
  • Responsible for building engagement with key stakeholders, anticipating, challenging, and mitigating risks that could affect business objectives.
  • Asses and conduct reviews of the evolving technology and data architecture program to provide oversight, influence, and challenge on their effectiveness, alignment to industry standards.
  • Understand and review the strategic investment plan for enterprise architecture program.
  • Overview of technology strategy across architecture and SDLC to challenge their appropriateness and effectiveness. Provide oversight and challenge First Line on integration of technology standards with LoBs.
  • Influence and challenge existing and evolving enterprise software development standards.
  • Provide oversight and challenge on governance on a suite of tools and their integration required to enable development, testing, and release of software.
  • Review, influence, and challenge enterprise architecture standards, principles, and metrics.
  • Conduct risk reviews to determine effectiveness of enterprise technology standards, measured view of productivity, and cost.
  • Engagement across enterprise technology teams including Public Cloud, Developer Services, Infrastructure to oversee alignment of roadmaps and plans.
  • Provide thought leadership on enterprise engineering and architecture, and best practices.
  • Maintain and apply a broad and current industry perspective on technology trends/opportunities, leading practices, and our position/capability/performance relative to direct competitors and parallel industries/organizations.
  • 10+ years of technical experience in technology including enterprise technology architecture, SDLC, Cloud, Developer Services, Risk and Controls within globally complex, dispersed and diverse organizations.
  • Experience with enterprise technology architecture as a holistic structure that includes people, process, and technology components combined to achieve business goals for automation.
  • Strong knowledge/experience in risk assessment and measurement of enterprise technologies, architecture, SDLC, and Cloud.
  • Strong knowledge of system, software, and security/software development lifecycle including their risk identification, and assessments.
  • Understanding of and experience in architecture and software design principles.
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience in identification and management of risks for SaaS/PaaS/IaaS, Microservices, RESTful APIs, machine learning, and robotic process automation.
  • Strong experience leading operational risk reviews including identification of potential issues, and coordination with various teams including leadership
  • Strong Presentation Skills: Able to use data to tell a clear, compelling story.
  • Comfortable with public speaking across various forums and be able to effectively and logically communicate when ideas are being challenged in an open forum.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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