Cloud Security Architect, Principal



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Cloud Security Architect, Principal


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Now is the perfect time to join PTC Cloud!  If you love solving complex problems; work in a technically and culturally diverse environment and have a passion for Security, we want to talk to you. We are looking for motivated, customer-centric individuals within our Security & Compliance team, a key function that will help lead and manage our rapidly expanding business. PTC is committed to hiring motivated people and supporting them as we grow and become successful together. Become a member of our challenging Security & Compliance team!

The Cloud Security Architect is responsible for the design, development of innovative security architectures for protecting systems and data deployed into different types of cloud and cloud/hybrid systems. This position will directly contribute to the overall cloud architecture and contribute to the security vision and strategy around cloud-based applications, across all types (including Infrastructure, Platform, and Software as a Service (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS).

The successful candidate possesses the excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to partner with other stakeholders across the business to identify opportunities and risks and develop and deliver solutions that support business solutions.

Responsibilities include: •    Review, assess and document current architectures   •    Design and develop security architectures for cloud and cloud/hybrid based systems. Possess a firm understanding of the offerings within both Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Microsoft Azure platforms. Based on business requirements, design and implement cloud-native architectures and designs that will allow those requirements to be met with a minimal degree of risk and with appropriate security controls present. •    Represents Security Platform in development and implementation of the overall global cloud architecture.   Qualifications: •    Bachelor’s required •    At least 5 years’ experience as Security Architect and/or Engineering. •    At least 3 years’ experience with Cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure (AWS). •    Experience with assessment, development, implementation, optimization, and documentation of a comprehensive and broad set of security technologies and processes, data protection, cryptography, key management, identity and access management (IAM), network security within SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud environments. •    Working knowledge of common and industry standard cloud-native/cloud-friendly authentication mechanisms. •    Experience with service-oriented architecture for cloud-based services. •    Experience working with cloud security and governance tools and server virtualization technologies. •    Experience performing threat modeling and design reviews to assess security implications and requirements for introduction of new technologies. •    Experience representing technical viewpoints to diverse audiences and in making timely and prudent technical risk decisions. •    Strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work in a team environment •    Ability to work independently with minimal direction •    Technical writing experience   Preferred Qualifications: •    Master’s degree in a Computer Science or Engineering field, with 7 or more years of experience, preferred. •    Cloud Security and Architecture related certifications •    Detailed understanding of SSL/TLS protocols and certificate-based solutions. •    Firm understanding of Regulatory Requirements/Compliance/Internal Controls (i.e. ISO, SOC2)

PTC is a place where innovative thinking is encouraged and new ideas are always welcome. We’re looking for smart, passionate people that want to work together to make a difference. If this sounds like you, let’s talk.

Why PTC? When looking for a new job, we know you are looking for something that aligns with your values, passions, dreams, and lifestyle. Our team is passionate and committed. We are driven by innovation and value our work-life balance. Check out what it’s like to work at PTC at #lifeatPTC.

We believe that diversity of experience and background leads to better ideas and a stronger company. We encourage everyone to bring their unique perspectives to our team.


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