Cloud Security Specialist
At Maven Wave, we are relentless in hiring the industry’s top talent. Each employee is hand-picked not only for their skills, but for their personality and broad expertise. We are looking for this rare combination of talent that sets us apart in the industry.
Maven Wave helps leading companies make the shift to digital and shorten the fuse to innovation. We combine the expertise of top-tier consulting with the agility of a cutting-edge technology firm. This multidisciplinary blend of skills allows us to create unique digital advantages for our clients. Maven Wave’s digital solutions are agile, mobile, rooted in analytics, and built in the cloud.
Maven Wave, Google, and YOU: Help us design, deliver and operationalize all cloud-security related solutions for Maven Wave and our clients!
Your Life As a Maven:
- Configure, implement, document and manage security tools including network security, end-point security, SIEM, DLP, IRM, vulnerability assessment, email, security awareness and training, patch management and IAM solutions
- Perform system hardening guidelines for hardware, network and systems software and conduct assessments for gaps.
- Research new tools and technologies as requested, evaluate options and provide recommendations.
- Perform security investigations and document the findings and recommendations for complex incidents, determining the cause of the security incident, resolution and preserving forensic evidence as needed.
- Support third-party audits for SSAE16, SOC 2, ISO 27001, HIPAA, FedRAMP, and other customer-led assessments.
- Work with stakeholders to define and drive continuous improvements in security policies, procedures, and technical controls.
- Conduct security risk assessment and vulnerability assessments for identified areas and applications and guide stakeholders for remediation of identified risks and vulnerabilities.
- Bachelor or Masters's degree in computer science or equivalent.
- 3+ years of deep experience with cybersecurity architecture and engineering.
- Knowledge of Google Cloud, AWS, Azure and SaaS environments
- Knowledge of networking protocols and technologies and network security architecture and engineering.
- In-depth knowledge and experience with end-point security, SIEM, DLP, IRM, vulnerability assessment and patch management solutions.
- In-depth understanding of risk and vulnerability mitigation.
- Versed in common/emerging attack vectors (such as malware, ransomware, cryptojacking, DOS, etc) and how to protect systems from these attacks.
- Knowledge of security standards and guidelines from NIST, CSA and ISO
- Hands-on administrative experience with windows server, linux, oracle DB and SQL/Server technologies
- Basic knowledge of ITIL methodologies
- Basic knowledge and understanding of programming languages (i.e. Java, .Net)
- Analytical and problem-solving skills
- Ability to prioritize and multi-task to achieve competing goals and target dates
- Excellent communication skills
- Willingness to learn and improve
- Nice to have skills:
- Certifications in IT security e.g., CISSP, CISM, CCSP
- Good understanding of data privacy and GDPR regulations
- Experience with identity and access management and privileged access management
- Experience with active directory and group policy management
- Experience with Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and Google cloud technologies
- Aptitude - You have an innate capacity to transition from project to project without skipping a beat.
- Communication - You have excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordination across projects and teams.
- Impact - You are a critical thinker with an emphasis on creativity and innovation.
- Passion - You have the drive to succeed paired with a continuous hunger to learn.
- Leadership - You are trusted, empathetic, accountable, and empower others around you.
Why We’re Proud To Be Mavens!
- Google Cloud North America Services Partner of the Year 2019, 2018
- #21 Best Workplaces in Chicago, FORTUNE, 2018
- Great Place To Work Certification, Great Place to Work, 2017 & 2018
- Fast Fifty, Crain's Chicago Business
- 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, National Association for Business Resources (NABR)
- Top Google Cloud Partner, Clutch
- Fastest Growing Consulting Firms in North America (#11, #37), Consulting Magazine
- Top IT Services Companies, Clutch
- Google Global Rising Star Partner of the Year
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