Principle Cloud Security Architect

Job Details

Melbourne C B D
$270000 per annum
Job Type
over 2 years ago
  • Large FinTech institution
  • Exciting large-scale data migration project
  • Long term contract opportunity
Outstanding opportunity to join a globally leading FinTech company embarking on a large cloud migration project.

Client Details

Our client is one of the leading FinTech institutions in Australia, who specialise in the local market but have extensive global market exposure, across a very wide variety of clients both large and small.   


In order to improve customer experience and overall security, our client is currently conducting a very large transfer of company and client data to the cloud, requiring an experienced Principle Cloud Security Architect to help them to achieve this with a high level of security and to ensure all GRC requirements are met.


• At least 8-10 years of experience delivering large-scale enterprise security solutions and projects to large enterprise customers

• Deep understanding of emerging cloud security challenges and the impacts these will have in the future

• Ability to architect innovative and strategic security solutions for complex services and confidential data in line with GRC requirements

• Strong communication, presentation and relationship management skills

• Experience with the anticipation, troubleshooting and resolution of cloud security challenges

• Ability to assess emerging cloud security capabilities and determine the applicability of these to the company environment and control frameworks

• Experience performing threat modelling and design reviews to assess security implications and requirements for the introduction of new technologies

• Ability to direct technical resources to deliver outcomes in large project teams

• Ability to collaborate well across geographically diverse teams

• Certifications / qualifications from relevant Cloud Service Providers mandatory (AWS, Azure, GCP)

• Industry certifications such as CISSP, GIAC, TOGAF and other relevant certifications

• Deep knowledge and experience with compliance & security standards including: PCI DSS, ISO 27001, HIPAA, and NIST

Our client will offer a package commensurate with experience.

To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below.  For a confidential discussion, please contact Stuart van Heerden on 03 8547 1333.