Cybersecurity Architect


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Cybersecurity Architect for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Charlotte, NC!

Title: Cybersecurity Architect

Location: Charlotte NC Hybrid Schedule

Duration: 12 Months

Role Type: W2 contract engagement

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Cybersecurity Architecture team is searching for a team member that will demonstrate a strong knowledge for effectively identifying and mitigating technology risks while providing direction and input into the security controls that will be implemented and maintained. The candidate will have in-depth knowledge in at least one of the following cloud platforms: AWS, Azure, Google, and Oracle with competencies in deployment, configuration, and documentation of cloud security controls.


  • Experience with enterprise security solution design and implementation skills covering Identity and Access Management (IAM), Infrastructure security (network & endpoint), privacy and data security application security.
  • Clear understanding of customer requirements and doing security risks
  • Experience with various regulatory security controls (e.g., PCI DSS, NERC-CIP, etc.)
  • Experience working with multiple cloud platform accounts and several VPCs in each account and managing the monitoring of security settings at an enterprise level.
  • Experience deploying automated cloud infrastructure using Terraform, AWS CloudFormation and other tools.

Desired Qualification:

  • 5+ years in Security Architecture experience.
  • 5+ years in securing and deploying cloud architecture.
  • IT security (e.g., CISSP) or Cloud Security-related certifications (e.g., vendor neutral (CCSK, Certified Cloud Professional/Architect,) or Cloud vendor certification (VMware VCP, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Google, IBM,))
  • Automate security controls, data, and processes to provide better metrics and operational support.
  • Development experience with Python, Java, or Go, and/or other scripting languages.
  • An understanding of modern deployment tools like Jenkins, Git, Docker, K8’s
  • The communication skills required to work with solution architects, application owners, and developers enabling the understanding and architecture for secure cloud-deployed applications.
  • Experience with public cloud environments and technologies.
  • Assist in utilizing cloud-based APIs when appropriate writing network/system level tools for securing cloud environments.
  • Experience with MPLS, SD-WAN, and general network architecture and topologies including routing (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF), tunneling (GRE/VPN/DMVPN).
  • Knowledge of PKI/CA (cert based auth), Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Network segmentation (DMZ’s), VPN, TLS/encryption, TCP/IP and ports and services, load balancing.
  • CISSP certification desired
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, MIS, or other degrees with high level understanding of network and application security and information systems desired.

Job ID: JOB-232540
Publish Date: 14 Nov 2023

Tagged as: Cybersecurity Architect