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Manager - Cloud Cyber Security

Location:  London
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Sep 9, 2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  142577

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. 


The financial services industry is currently undergoing a period of unparalleled change. Since the financial crisis, banks and financial institutions have been subjected to more stringent regulations, increased supervision and overall global economic instability. These changes have not come without a cost and has made these institutions re-evaluate the way they have been doing business traditionally. Moreover, the proliferation of technological advances including disruptive technologies and digital are compounding the pressures of maintaining competitiveness, being adaptable and increasing profit margins.


EY is now investing in a new EMEIA cloud division focused on delivering key cloud programs, build valuable relationships, and develop strong capabilities through both formal training and working with senior mentors and talented colleagues.


This is akin to a start-up with EY and we are seeking high calibre and experienced cloud security architects and engineers to join this growing team.


The opportunity

Become an EY leader in public cloud security, demonstrating insights, knowledge and direction on all aspects of cloud security. Share these insights with our clients and help them navigate the journey to public cloud. Expand your knowledge and capability of cloud security by working within a team of experienced cloud experts.



Your key responsibilities

  • Work with the Cloud Management team to define the go to market cloud security consultancy service and be part of the go to market team to sell these services to our clients.
  • Manage the implementation of cloud security services within our client by engaging with senior stakeholders and help them safely adopt cloud technologies.
  • Provide guidance and input into internal projects that are building cloud security assets in terms of architecture and engineering best practises and where necessary to demonstrate best practices through implementation.



Skills and attributes for success

  • A natural technical pilot that is proficient in explaining cloud security to financial services clients including non-technical stakeholders at all levels
  • An ability to engage as part of the sales team to provide pre and post-sales support and implementation
  • A capability to direct a delivery team on all aspects of cloud security and to engage with client stakeholders to oversee implementation progress



To qualify for the role you must have

  • Successful track record as a Lead Security architect or engineer, gained through working in public cloud security architecture and engineering
  • Experience of implementing cloud security in a regulated sector such as Financial Services
  • Experience of working within a DevOps environment including agile and CICD and implementing security within the development processes
  • Detailed working knowledge of how information security standards such as ISO 27001/2 and NIST 800-53 apply to public cloud platforms
  • Relevant cloud security certifications for public cloud platforms
  • Working knowledge of common and industry standard cloud-native/cloud-friendly authentication mechanisms (OAuth, OpenID, etc).
  • Experience with service-oriented architecture for cloud-based services.
  • Good working knowledge about security operations, networking, application services, databases and storage solutions
  • Deep and validated understanding of Public Cloud Security technologies (AWS, GCP or Azure).
  • Strong knowledge of security architecture frameworks as well as enterprise architecture standards and best practices (CSA/CIAQ, CCM, NIST, TOGAF or Zachman)
  • Ability to understand business and technical requirements and establish the appropriate Security Cloud Control designs as necessary
  • Practical experience reviewing Enterprise Architecture designs and enhancing security solutions against company standards and industry best practice.
  • Experience of PaaS, SaaS, IaaS cloud architectures.
  • Experience of Hybrid, Public and Private cloud architectures, and integration across these existing systems with top cloud providers.
  • Familiarity with security automation tools for cloud resources such as AWS, Azure, and Office365



Ideally, you’ll also have

  • An ability to use work in an innovative environment and to be self-directed
  • A strong ability to communicate ideas and solutions in a succinct and accessible way
  • An understanding of how to team to reach the right answer



What we look for

  • Subject matter experts who wish to grow
  • A passion for what you do which drives you to excel



What we offer

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.


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EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance


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