Cloud Architect

Post Date

Nov 10, 2022



ZIP/Postal Code

Jun 14, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Software Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$74 - $111 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is seeking a fully remote Cloud Architect to join a long-term program in support of a government program. The Cloud Architect provides the necessary technical expertise to architect and design cyber security solutions to be deployed into cloud-based and hybrid environments for Federal Government clients. This position requires thorough knowledge of cloud and security architectures, design methodologies, tools, and techniques employed to reduce the clients cyber security risk posture. The successful candidate will bring a consultative approach to solving our clients cyber security problems, coupled with demonstrated experience designing enterprise cybersecurity solutions utilizing cloud-based tools for Federal government clients.

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Required Skills & Experience

Minimum of 3 years of enterprise IT Architecture experience, combined with 5 years of hands-on enterprise IT engineering experience

Experience implementing technical solutions using COTS security tools in complex cloud-based, on-premises, and hybrid environments. Demonstrated experience:

o Architecting, designing, engineering, integrating, configuring, and deploying COTS solutions

o Understanding of 2 or more of these IT/Security functions; asset management, vulnerability management, identity and access management, network security, and data protection.

o Leading enterprise IT solution activities from conceptual design to deployment and sustainment

o Understanding the data sets or information provided by COTS tools in support of the needs of the organization

o Understanding of Cloud Access Security Brokers, Cloud Security Posture Management, and Cloud Asset Management technologies.

o Understanding of Zero Trust Architecture and solutions

Experience with automation tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef and DevOps practices

Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools such as CloudFormation, TerraForm, Azure ARM templates

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.