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Cloud Solutions Architect

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Cloud Solutions Architect Summary


Northern Trust is excited to meet our future Cloud Solutions Architect . Day to day, this person will be responsible for analyzing new solution requests, clarifying non-functional requirements, and formulating conceptual and physical architectures to rapidly deliver infrastructure solutions in a multi-cloud hybrid environment.


While a truly successful candidate will be able to lead the deployment of projects, create design collateral, and mentor other team members, this role entails so much more.

We are not looking for your average cloud architect; we are looking for someone who is excited to collaborate in a team, will work with many different business units, loves to talk security, and will help drive our business to innovative levels. Are you ready to take the next step in your career?


Minimum Qualifications


• Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Engineering, Computer Science, Business Administration, Data Analytics, or related field

• Five or more (5+) years of professional experience in Information Security, Engineering, Computer Science, Business Administration, Data Analytics, or related field

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to author and present materials ranging from detailed technical specifications to high-level presentations.

• Strong problem solving and analytical skills; able to quickly digest any issue/problem encountered and recommend an appropriate solution

• Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications


Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader, including:


• Knowledge of application security and secure software development practices

• Hands-on technical experience in designing, building and securing AWS and Azure services

• Experience building road maps, reference architectures, patterns, threat models, project planning/reporting and management concepts, methodologies, tools, standards and procedures

• Experience with assessment, implementation, optimization, and documentation of broad set of security technologies and processes such as data protection, cryptography, key management, identity and access management, systems security, network security within IaaS, PaaS and SaaS environments and CI/CD pipeline tooling and deployments

• Experience working in DevOps environment with an ability to script/code

• Using tools like Azure DevOps/VSTS to validate requirements, deploy, and troubleshoot deployments of code and technologies in stage and production environments

• Experience working with development teams on cloud infrastructure and DEVOPS engineers on the design and build of automated solutions

• Experience in configuration management across multi-cloud platforms

• Enterprise Architecture activities driving service roadmaps, strategic planning, and optimization in AWS/Azure

• Documenting Platform Reference Architectures and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and performing knowledge transfer to team and others

• Displaying skills in TCP/IP, routing protocols, switching, IPsec and SSL VPNs, load balancing, firewalls, DNS, DHCP, network monitoring and troubleshooting tools, packet analysis, etc.

• Managing network services including, but not limited to: VPN, firewall, WAF, IPS, CDN, proxy, load balancing, and DNS

• Designing, implementing and maintaining network infrastructure in multi-region and multi-cloud environments

• Understanding of network security design including segmentation, encryption, logging and monitoring

• Experience in CIDR, sub-netting, Express Route, Direct Connect, Transit Gateway and Hub and Spoke models implementations

• Demonstrated knowledge of container technology (such as Docker), database technology (such as MySQL, MS-SQL, or Postgresql) and development language (such as Java, Perl, PHP or Python)

• Working with code management tooling such as Github or Gitlab

• Knowledge of securing Kubernetes, Docker Containers, Server less environments

• Helping to triage incidents in stage and production environments with our Managed Services Provider and the Operations team as needed

 ISC2 CCSP Certified Cloud Security Professional, ITIL Certification(s), or CCNA/P

• Current AWS/Azure Certifications preferred but not required

• Familiarity with Native Azure security solutions (Azure Security Center) big plus

• Familiarity with vulnerability management technologies and integration with Azure big plus

• Knowledge in Financial Services and FinTech is a major plus

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