Cloud Architect

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Cloud Architect


Requisition # TOR004NE

Post Date 8 hours ago

EYs people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax, transaction and advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyones contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canadas top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

**The opportunity**

We are actively seeking a strong Cloud Security Architect to join our Cybersecurity team. You’ll work alongside respected industry professionals, learning about and applying leading practices to better manage cybersecurity people, process and technology capabilities. You’ll gain insights into the design and operations of cybersecurity programs and strategies in a variety of industries and learn how to design measurable, sustainable programs to keep up with the ever-changing cybersecurity landscape.

This position falls within our Consulting team, which helps our clients enhance the effectiveness of operations functions by assisting them as they shift their emphasis from transaction-level control, processing and reporting to more value driven, decision support and analytics.

**Your key responsibilities:**

As a strong Cloud Security Architect, youll lead and contribute technically to cybersecurity client engagements and internal projects. Your knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform (GCP) will help you to support delivery and execution of the cloud security services that EY’s Cyber Practice provides. An important part of your role will be to actively establish internal and external relationships, execute on cloud security assessments, and support cloud implementations. Youll also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements and escalate these as appropriate. Similarly, youll anticipate and identify risks within engagements and raise any issues with senior members of the team.

**Client Responsibilities**

+ Consistently deliver quality client services. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes. Stay abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to our clients.

+ Establish relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels.

+ Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Demonstrate ability to assimilate to new knowledge.

+ Possess good business acumen. Remain current on new developments in advisory services capabilities and industry knowledge.

+ Demonstrate and apply a thorough understanding of complex information systems. Use knowledge of the current IT environment and industry trends to identify engagement and client service issues and communicate this information to the engagement team and client management through written correspondence and verbal presentations.

**People Responsibilities**

+ Contribute to people-related initiatives, including development, coaching, recruiting, training and retaining staff

+ Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills of staff

+ Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures

**To qualify for the role you must have:**

+ Undergraduate or masters’ degree preferably in one of the following areas: Information Security, Business Management, Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, and/or other related majors

+ Approximately 5-7 years of experience in securing cloud solutions (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS)

+ Experience building and migrating applications in the cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP)

+ Good understanding of cloud security architecture, security assessments and audit standards for the Cloud

+ Good understanding of security threats in the cloud

+ Experience working independently or as part of a large team to deliver cloud security services on their own or within large complex projects.

+ In possession of or working toward industry recognized cloud security certifications such as CCSK, CCSP, AWS Solution Architect Associate/Professional, AWS Certified Security – Specialty, Azure Security Engineer, Azure Solution Architect Expert

+ Familiarity with GDPR, PCI, SOX 404 and/or OSFI compliance

+ Scripting experience using either Shell, Perl, Python, JavaScript, PowerShell, AWS-CLI, Azure CLI, GCP-CLI, etc.

+ Demonstrated leadership abilities

+ Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal, communication, and presentation skills

**Must have:**

+ Knowledge and hands-on experience with other key components of cybersecurity such as network & infrastructure security, identity and access management, threat detection, incident response, vulnerability management, security governance, risk and compliance, security architecture, data protection and others.

**What we look for**

We’re interested in intellectually curious people with a genuine passion for cybersecurity. If you have the confidence in both your presentation and technical abilities to grow into a leading expert here, this is the role for you.

**What working at EY offers**

At EY, our Total Rewards package supports our commitment to creating a leading people culture -built on high-performance teaming- where everyone can achieve their potential and contribute to building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. Its one of the many reasons we repeatedly win awards for being a great place to work.

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package allows you decide which benefits are right for you and which ones help you create a solid foundation for your future. Our Total Rewards packageincludes a comprehensive medical, prescription drug and dental coverage, a defined contribution pension plan, a great vacation policy plus firm paid days that allow you to enjoy longer long weekends throughout the year, statutory holidays and paid personal days (based on province of residence), and a range of exciting programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

+ Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry

+ Learning opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

+ The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

**About EY**

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

**If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.**

**Make your mark. Apply today** .

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.