Cloud (SaaS) Security Specialist
Posted on Jan 29, 2021 by Venquis Limited
The Cloud (SaaS) Security Specialist will be responsible for ensuring security of Cloud Applications including implementation of security initiatives for the same.
The job holder will oversee the security initiatives to ensure security of Cloud Applications used.
-Implementation of security initiatives for securing Cloud Applications
-Designing processes and procedures for enabling the use of the Cloud (SaaS) applications.
-Analyze security requirements for cloud implementation and integration
-Implementation of technological solutions dedicated to data protection in the cloud
-Integration and configuration of Security as a Service and solutions such as CASB
-Bachelor or Master degree or equivalent
-CCSP certification is a plus
-CISSP/CISM or comparable certification
-Knowledge of project management (Prince-2/PMBOK/APMP)
-Technical/IT/informatics background bachelor degree.
-IT Risk assessment frameworks eg
Standard of Good Practice developed by Information Security Forum (ISF)
CSC Top 20 Controls
NIST SP framework
ISO 27005 framework
-Min 4+ years professional experience with a focus on information security, risk and compliance;
-Experience in Cloud Security, security of SaaS applications
-Experience in assessment of Cloud Applications
-Experience in implementation and management of CASB
-Valid industry certifications such as the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), CCSP is a plus;
Experience in ISO 27001 or equivalent is a plus;
-Analytical, precise, tenacious, autonomous
-Deep technical knowledge of IT/Information Security
-Good communication/organization skills
-Excellent English communication and presentation skills.
-Able to work with Office suite applications like Excel and SharePoint;
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
-Highly-motivated, with a strong work ethic and able to work effectively under minimal supervision.
-Hands-on and proactive attitude