AWS Security Consultant (US only) - Freelance [Remote] - Braintrust None Bookmark Share Print 68 0 0

Listing Description


  • JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position (no agencies/C2C - see notes below)

  • LOCATION: Remote - United States only

  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $100 – $135/hr

  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 20h/week - Short term



Required Experience:


● Bachelor's or Master's degree in Information Security or a related field
● AWS certifications (e.g., AWS Certified Security Specialty)
● Any of these certifications: CompTIA Security+, CISSP, Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
● At least 5 years of experience in information security and cloud security
● Strong knowledge of AWS security services and features
● Experience with AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM), AWS Key Management
Service (KMS), AWS CloudTrail, WAF, Shield, Macie
● Strong understanding of security best practices, frameworks, and standards (e.g., CIS,
● Experience with tools like Cloud Custodian, Service Control Policies, Permission
Boundary, Guard Duty, Security Hub
● Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
● Ability to work independently and as part of a team
● Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Preferred Qualifications:

● A passion for investing - ideally with professional experience within finance/fintech


What would you do in this role?

As an AWS Security Consultant, you will be responsible for ensuring the security of our cloud-
based infrastructure by implementing best practices and industry standards. You will be
required to work with different teams to assess their security requirements, design and
implement secure solutions on AWS, and provide ongoing support to maintain the cloud
environment's security. Your role will also involve guiding teams on AWS security, identifying
potential security risks, and implementing mitigation strategies.


Okay, but what would you actually do in this role?

● Conduct AWS security assessments and identify areas of vulnerability
● Design and implement secure AWS architectures and solutions
● Implement and manage security controls on AWS services
● Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations
● Provide ongoing support to maintain the security of AWS environments
● Work with teams to develop security policies and procedures
● Conduct security training and awareness programs for teams
● Analyze security logs and events to identify potential security incidents
● Respond to security incidents and implement corrective actions
● Keep up-to-date with industry trends and emerging security threats


About Our Client

Our client is a purpose-driven financial information and services firm with nearly 30
years of experience focused on making the world smarter, happier, and richer. But what does
that even mean?! It means they’re helping demystify the world of 
finance, beat the stock market, and achieve personal wealth and happiness through our
products and services.

They are firmly committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. They are a motley group of
overachievers that have built a culture of trust founded on fun, and a commitment
to making the world smarter, happier and richer. However you identify or whatever winding road
has led you to them.

Apply Now!


Braintrust Job ID: 6310


Listing Details

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  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

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