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Cloud Specialist

Cloud Specialist - Cheshire (Flexible / Remote Working)

My Cheshire based client are currently looking for a Cloud Specialist, with a passion for information security who will be responsible for all things CloudSec; from design and configuration to strategic road mapping.

Reporting into the Head of IT Security, this role will play a key role in the development of my client's cloud journey. They are looking for someone at a who can hit the ground running from a cloud, infrastructure and security perspective; as you'll will be responsible for designing / architecting the cloud infrastructure, performing monitoring of cloud service usage, compliance with cloud security policies, offer specialist support and guidance to the wider business and carry out technical assessments of the cloud environment.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing, financially strong business, in which you will have the autonomy to shape and grow their greenfield Cloud Security function. With this you will have visability across the business, with engagement from the SLT.

Skill Requirements;

  • Cloud security / computing background (preferably Azure but open to other platforms).
  • Skilled with configuration, design, implementation and audit of cloud environments from a security point of view.
  • Experience with infrastructure as code (Terraform and/or CloudFormation).
  • Experience with CICD pipelines and underlying infrastructure.
  • Experience in DevOps (desirable)
  • IT security knowledge - technical and strategic.
  • Experience in Agile delivery environments.
  • Able to build relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Understanding of IT risks, controls and mitigation techniques

This role is paying up to £50-65,000 + 20% bonus + additional benefits. My client offers a flexible working environment (remote working & flexi hours) and has on-boarded multiple personell through the lockdown period, with a fully remote recruitment process.

If this role would be of interest to you or if you would like to discuss the role in more detail, then please apply to the advert or send your CV to william.sharp@lafosse.com and I will be in contact to give you more detail.

Keywords: Cloud Security, DevOps, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Information Security.