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Cloud Security Architect at Cognizant in Bridgewater, New Jersey

Posted in Information Technology 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Cloud Security Architect

We have a Cloud Security Architect position. The
position is Permanent opportunity. Selected candidates must be willing to join
at a short notice.

Qualified candidates should be willing
to work at Bridgewater - NJ

Note: Must be
legally authorized to work in United States without the need of employer
sponsorship, now or at ay time in the future


  • Work in an Agile
    squad, alongside the Cloud Operations and Engineering team to create new
    security capabilities in Client?s Azure environment.

  • Work with
    Security Solution Architecture to develop and implement technology solutions
    aligning with Enterprise Security Architecture frameworks and standards.

  • Provide technical
    leadership and security consulting to Client Cloud operational and project

  • Provide direction
    for security performance, capacity and overall security architecture solution
    for business projects and internal infrastructure projects.

  • Participate in
    project delivery, embracing the Agile methodology and associated toolsets.

  • Agile and
    innovative individuals, who are able to manage in an environment of change and
    ambiguity to help us take bold and strategic moves in this rapidly evolving
    retail environment.

  • Creative thinkers
    who take initiative and are capable of building, launching and managing
    projects/programs that drive results for our customers.

  • Problem solvers
    with the ability to analyze and prioritize to meet business objectives.

  • Collaborative
    team players with superior influencing skills, who build relationships easily
    across various stakeholder groups to move initiatives forward.


  • 3+ year?s
    security experience in cloud architecture or engineering.

  • Must have
    experience with Azure cloud solution engineering.

  • Experience in
    matrix agile development practices.

  • Experience
    developing or remediating risk assessment content.

  • Experience with
    HashiCorp suite of tools ? especially Terraform and Vault.

  • Experience with
    Azure Log Analytics, Security Centre, PIM and Sentinel.

  • Strong hands-on
    experience in building and maintaining Linux infrastructure

  • Must have working
    knowledge of Git version control.

  • Knowledge of, or
    hands-on experience with security technologies such as: NGFW, VPN, IPS,
    vulnerability management, WAF, DDoS mitigation, PKI, key management, IDAM, DLP,
    UEBA, SIEM, endpoint security, threat intelligence.

  • Must have
    experience in engineering container security solutions for AKS.

  • Must have
    hands-on experience in API and microservice security.

  • University or
    College Diploma in Information Systems, or equivalent experience.

Nice to Have:

  • Industry
    recognized IT security certifications (CISSP, CEH, CISM, GSEC) or Cloud
    Security-specific certifications (CCSK, CCSP, Azure).

  • Familiarity
    with GDPR, PCI and OSFI compliance.

  • Scripting
    experience using either Shell, Perl, Python.