Cloud Security Architect - AWS (Remote)

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GuidePoint Security

 Security provides trusted cybersecurity expertise, solutions and services that help organizations make better decisions and minimize risk. By taking a three-tiered, holistic approach for evaluating security posture and ecosystems, GuidePoint enables some of the nation’s top organizations, such as Fortune 500 companies and U.S. government agencies, to identify threats, optimize resources and integrate best-fit solutions that mitigate risk.

GuidePoint Security’s Cloud Security Team is looking to add a senior-level cloud security leader with experience in solving enterprise multi-cloud security challenges. Cloud Security Leader’s on our team help solve architectural and engineering problems for our largest clients. We’re looking for a cloud security architect that is looking for an opportunity to maintain hands-on experience across AWS, Azure, and GCP.  This role will specialize in our AWS services, knowledge in Azure or GCP is preferred.


  • Assess existing AWS deployments and identify security improvements
  • Provide architectural guidance for clients migrating to AWS (primarily), Azure, or GCP
  • Present findings, recommendations, and project plans to senior leadership
  • Hands-on experience capable of creating proof-of-concepts in AWS
  • Ensure team knowledge and experience with AWS services remains current
  • When not working on client projects, assist cloud security practice in improving service offerings


  • AWS knowledge must include networking, encryption, identity and access management, and automation
  • AWS experience must include IAM, Lambda, GuardDuty, CloudTrail, VPC networking (DX, Transit Gateway, VPN, Peering), KMS, GuardDuty, and other security related services
  • Development knowledge or experience with Terraform or CloudFormation
  • Experience developing Lambda functions (Python preferred)
  • Experience working through audits and assessments in the cloud
  • Experience working with enterprise-level systems in order to design cloud equivalent enterprise-grade solutions
  • Security related certifications highly preferred

Why GuidePoint?

GuidePoint Security is a rapidly growing, profitable, privately-held value added reseller that focuses exclusively on Information Security. Since its inception in 2011, GuidePoint has grown to over 400 employees, established strategic partnerships with leading security vendors, and serves as a trusted advisor to more than 1,000 clients.

Firmly-defined core values drive all aspects of the business, which have been paramount to the company’s success and establishment of an enjoyable workplace atmosphere. At GuidePoint, your colleagues are knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced and will seek to collaborate and provide mentorship and guidance at every opportunity.

This is a unique and rare opportunity to grow your career along with one of the fastest growing companies in the nation.

 Some added perks….

  • MacBook Air or Pro
  • Healthy mobile phone and home internet allowance
  • 100% employer-paid medical and dental with generous employer family contributions
  • Eligibility for retirement plan after 2 months at open enrollment

Equal Opportunity Employer

GuidePoint Security, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.