Cloud Security Expert

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Sopra Steria

Sopra Steria, a European Tech leader recognised for its consulting, digital services and software development, helps its clients drive their digital transformation to obtain tangible and sustainable benefits.

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About Us

Sopra Steria, one of the European leaders in consulting, digital services, and software development, helps its clients drive their digital transformation and achieve tangible and sustainable benefits. We provide a comprehensive response to the competitiveness challenges faced by large companies and organizations, combining in-depth knowledge of industries and innovative technologies with a resolutely collaborative approach. At Sopra Steria, we place humans at the center of our actions and commit to leveraging the full potential of digital technologies to build a positive future. With 55,000 employees across nearly 30 countries, the Group generated revenue of €5.1 billion in 2022. The world is how we shape it. For more information, visit us at www.soprasteria.com

Are you ready to take on the challenge with us?

As we continue to grow, we are seeking a skilled Cloud Security Consultant to join Sopra Steria's Cybersecurity division (I2S), in our downtown Toronto office located in Financial District, reporting to the Senior Cloud Security Architect. This position is critical in ensuring the security of cloud-based infrastructure and data for our clients. You will work closely with our clients to assess their cloud security needs, design and implement robust security measures, and ensure compliance with industry standards.

Sopra Steria Infrastructure & Security Services (I2S) is a subsidiary of Sopra Steria dedicated to infrastructure, cloud, and cybersecurity activities. It plays a key role in Sopra Steria's end-to-end services. With 3,000 employees, Sopra Steria I2S stands out for the flexibility of its delivery model, combining client proximity from our 8 agencies with the advanced industrial capabilities of our offshore service centers.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct comprehensive security assessments of cloud environments to identify vulnerabilities, risks, and compliance gaps
  • Provide actionable recommendations to address security issues
  • Collaborate with clients to develop and implement cloud security strategies that align with business objectives and regulatory requirements
  • Design and implement security architecture for cloud environments, considering aspects such as identity and access management (IAM), data encryption, network security, and security policies
  • Ensure that cloud environments adhere to relevant industry standards and compliance requirements (e.g., NIST, ISO 27001, GDPR)
  • Develop and maintain incident response plans specific to cloud environments - assist in responding to and mitigating security incidents and breaches
  • Implement security tools and solutions to monitor and protect cloud infrastructure, including intrusion detection systems, security information and event management (SIEM), and other relevant technologies
  • Educate clients and internal teams on best practices for cloud security and conduct training sessions as needed
  • Work closely with other cybersecurity experts and IT professionals to ensure that cloud security measures are integrated into the broader security framework

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or a related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Proven 5+ experience as a Cloud Security Consultant or a similar role, with expertise in cloud security best practices
  • Certification in cloud security (e.g., Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), AWS Certified Security or Microsoft Azure) is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP) and cloud security technologies
  • Familiarity with security regulations and compliance standards
  • Organized with a proven ability to prioritize workload, meet deadlines, and utilize time effectively in a challenging environment to drumbeat the activity
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and listening skills
  • Previous work in a multicultural environment
  • English required / French is a plus

Benefits

  • Competitive salary, and variable pay opportunities including annual performance bonus
  • Comprehensive group benefits plan: life insurance, long-term disability, healthcare, dental, vision, and a health spending account to promote health and wellness (Sopra Steria covers 100% of premiums)
  • Paid statutory holidays, sick days, personal days, as well as 3 weeks of vacation
  • Monthly transportation allowance
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Company equipment to help you work efficiently
  • A friendly, collaborative, and inclusive culture
  • Sopra Steria has been certified as a Great Place to Work

We offer phenomenal career progression opportunities and benefits which you can flex to meet your needs. Excellent training and development opportunities, and the encouragement to develop your skills in a supportive and friendly environment.

We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps in the selection process.

Sopra Steria is an equal-opportunity employer. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment.

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Tags: AWS Azure CCSP Cloud Compliance Computer Science Encryption GCP GDPR IAM Incident response Industrial Intrusion detection ISO 27001 Network security NIST Security assessment SIEM Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Career development Competitive pay Health care Insurance Salary bonus Wellness

Region: North America
Country: Canada
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Category: CloudSec Jobs

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