At Optiv, we’re on a mission to help our clients make their businesses more secure. We’re one of the fastest-growing companies in a truly essential industry. Join us.
At Optiv, we’re on a mission to help our clients make their businesses more secure. We’re one of the fastest growing companies in a truly essential industry. In your role at Optiv, you’ll be inspired by a team of the brightest business and technical minds in cyber security. We are passionate champions for our clients and know from experience that the best solutions for our clients’ needs come from working hard together.
Our Cyber Digital Transformation (CDX) team is focused on delivering business outcomes for our clients across the Data Value Chain, working collaboratively with the different CDX practice areas (i.e. Cloud Strategy & Execution, Big Data & Analytics, Connected Devices, and Orchestration & Automation). As part of our team, your voice matters, and you will do important work that has impact, on people, businesses, and nations. Our industry and our company move fast, and you can be sure that you will always have room to learn and grow. We’re proud of our team and the important work we do to build confidence for a more connected world.
Were you a developer and found yourself in security operations or consulting? Are you a former SecOps Engineer and started writing code? We think you may be one of us. Our consultants are skilled technical and consultative resources expected to be strong in both technical and soft skills. A Consultant must be a proven self-starter with the ability to problem-solve, communicate, participate in diverse project teams from a technical perspective, and interface effectively with customers, vendor partners, and colleagues. Establish & maintain productive and respectful relationships with the delivery team, practice management, and client management team. The Senior Consultant I works closely with clients to identify, develop and implement AWS architectures and assist customers with remediation efforts. These efforts include but are not limited to WAF, CloudFront, networking, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, identity, and policies
ResponsibilitiesWork with clients and project teams to assess, design, implement, and enhance AWS Deliver expertise and best practices for AWS deployments (e.g. green field blueprints, migration paths, optimization, best practices), as well as other 3rd party related technologies, and the well-architected frameworkSupport delivery of consulting engagements with clients large and small, across every industryDesign complex architectures and oversee the deployment of those architecturesExpertise with build tools to assist with the automation of large deployments (Terraform, CloudFormation)Assist customers across a broad range of AWS topics, providing best practices and guidance for customers deploymentCreate professional client deliverables to clearly present recommendations and strategies using compelling formats including dashboards, presentations, and documentationContinuous learning and upskilling on relevant technology products and methodologies, leveraging training resources providedSupport with practice and business development activities such as interviews, training, IP development, and scoping for client engagements
Qualifications For Success5-7 years of AWS experience across the various servicesAbility to design and interpret complex AWS designs that include 3rd party tools in both a green field and brown field scenarioUnderstanding of AWS Directory Service, AWS IAM, and RBAC modelExposure to security tools/tech so you understand the capabilitiesDemonstrated experience with AWS Artifacts, Control Tower, Guardrails, and SCPDemonstrated experience with AWS CLIDemonstrated experience creating 3 tier architecture with security best practices appliedUnderstanding of malware analysis, threat intelligence, threat vectors across AWS services, AWS Inspector, as well as 3rd party SIEMsUnderstanding of DevSecOps, DevOps, SOAR, and SIEMUnderstanding of common penetration techniquesThe successful candidate must hold or be willing to pursue related professional certifications, such as the AWS Solution Architect Professional and AWS Security SpecialtyRemote-based with less than 10-20% travel expected
With Optiv you can expect:
• A company committed to championing Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion through our Affinity groups including, Black Employee Network, Disabled Employee Network, Latino Employee Network, Optiv Pride (LGBTQIA+), Veterans Support Network, and Women's Network.
• Work/life balance. We offer “Recharge” a flexible, time-off program that encourages eligible employees to take the time they need to recharge
• Professional training resources, including tuition reimbursement
• Creative problem-solving and the ability to tackle unique, complex projects
• Volunteer Opportunities. “Optiv Chips In” encourages employees to volunteer and engage with their teams and communities.
• The ability and technology necessary to productively work remote/from home (where applicable)
If you are seeking a culture that supports growth, fosters success, and moves the industry forward, find your place at Optiv! As a market-leading provider of cyber security solutions, Optiv has the most comprehensive ecosystem of security products and partners to deliver unparalleled services. Our rich and successful history with our clients is based on trust, serving more than 12,000 clients of varying sizes and industries, including commercial, government, and education. We have the proven expertise to plan, build, and run successful security programs across Risk Management, Cyber Digital Transformation, Threat Management, Security Operations - Managed Services, and Identity and Data Management.