ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking a Cloud Security Architect who has experience designing, engineering, and implementing security solutions for IaaS, SaaS, and PaaS offerings in federal environments. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market. This position supports the DHS Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program implementing automated security capabilities to improve the security posture across all Federal Departments and Agencies.  This is a unique opportunity to implement, manage, and operate enterprise security capabilities across 8 separate and distinct federal Departments and Agencies. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Design, construct, and implement enterprise-class security technologies covering as a service offerings for federal agencies
  • Build solutions to identify existing agency data within cloud environments and the security controls in place to properly monitor and protect this information
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats       
  • Develop automated mechanisms to report on Cloud Service Provider status for items of concern such as vulnerability status, incident response interactions, forensic activities, integration of security logs into the Agency toolsets, etc.
  • Develop security architecture elements to mitigate threats as they emerge
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Communication and ability to train users in implementation or conversion of systems

Required Skills

  • A Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • ISC2 CISSP is required
  • Experience with industry standard architecture frameworks
  • Experience with Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) technologies
  • Understanding of FedRAMP requirements and cloud based security controls
  • A minimum of five years of experience with cyber architecture teams on projects similar to the size, scope, and complexity of enterprise level environments

Experience developing cybersecurity solutions across a diverse and heterogeneous IT environment, including the following: 

  • Technical leadership in Enterprise Architecture (EA), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), and IT Service Delivery to multiple U.S. Government Agencies
  • Demonstrated experience in security solution design using existing and emerging technologies to achieve enterprise solutions
  • A minimum four years of experience working with Security Authorization requirements, developing and enhancing the security risk posture, and analysis and reporting of IT security metrics
  • A minimum of four years of experience in security policy and emerging cybersecurity technologies
  • Experience with integration layer technologies including Splunk and RedHat FUSE
  • Experience with maintaining data feeds and normalizing data

Education Requirement

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 5 years

Certification Requirement

  • CISSP

Location

  • Reston, VA

Security Clearance

  • Must be clearable to DHS EOD
  • Secret clearance preferred

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