Senior Security Consultant (ID: 30820)


Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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Synopsys, Software Integrity Group, is named a leader for 2020 in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing (AST), in recognition of our vision and ability to execute. Security and risk management leaders will need to meet tighter deadlines and test more-complex applications by integrating and automating AST in the software life cycle eliminating risk before it puts them at risk. Every business runs on software, and defects in software create risk. We’ve curated the most powerful products and services to create one comprehensive platform that enables our customers to detect and remediate defects across their entire SDLC. To find out more about Synopsys SIG, check out  

Senior Consultant – Cloud Security
Location: Remote

Key Qualifications


  • Providing Cloud Security related advisory, implementation services and driving Cloud Security Transformation program initiatives at industry leading clients
  • Leading engagements designed to facilitate clients co-innovating in the practice area, building technical depth within the organization, and scaling the practice’s service offerings to Fortune 100 organizations
  • Solid understanding and advocating for the technical needs of the customer, defining and controlling project scope and complexity while ensuring customer satisfaction through outstanding execution
  • Drive enterprise focused security improvements towards specific products and services (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Engage in Design, implementation, and management of DevOps, DevSecOps capabilities in cloud offerings using CI/CD toolsets and automation
  • Providing guidance and mentoring to fellow consultants on technical topics
  • Assisting in creating the training program required to build technical depth in the organization and create the next wave of subject matter experts in that service area


  • 5+ years of information technology and/or information security experience with 3+ years in a engineering or consulting role designing and supporting public clouds – (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Cloud Architecture and/or Cloud Security Certifications (AWS, Azure, GCP) or Cloud Security Alliance (CCSP, CCSK) (ISC)2
  • Familiarity with common security controls in the enterprise (Firewall, Proxy, SIEM, etc.)
  • Led or delivered cloud security assessments that involved review or development of secured cloud environments, architecture risk analysis (or threat modeling), cloud automation, instructor-led training, assessing cloud adoption maturity, and/or developing cloud-friendly security standards or security policies
  • Industry experience in dealing with the top Cloud concerns including IAM, Network & Data security, Secrets and Credentials Management solutions, Policy as Code, Infrastructure as code (Ansible, Terraform, or similar)
  • Working knowledge of container technology and services to include Docker and Kubernetes
  • Although consulting experience would be a plus, the ideal candidate may also be a Cloud Security Architect


  • Experience in customer facing role
  • Experience in developing Cloud Security architecture patterns and Blueprints
  • Ability to interface with clients, utilizing consulting and negotiating skills
  • Understanding of industry regulatory and compliance requirements (i.e., FedRAMP, PCI-DSS, NIST, HIPAA) and skilled at interpreting the compliance and security requirements into implementable and repeatable controls
  • Knowledge of the Mitre ATT&CK framework and NIST Cyber Security Framework
  • Working knowledge of Public Cloud Managed Kubernetes services – EKS, AKS, GKE etc.

Education and Certifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent. Master’s Degree preferred

Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.

Job region(s): Remote/Anywhere North America
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