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Principal Cloud Security Consultant, Proactive Services

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

+ Assist Crypsis Leadership in the development of Cloud related Risk Management, Compliance, and Security standards within professional services

+ Conduct security configuration audits of client cloud administration consoles against industry standard frameworks and best practices

+ Architectural overviews of client cloud environment networking edge protections

+ Analyze current level of monitoring and alerting within cloud hosted infrastructure and environments and provide a gap analysis on log coverage

+ Conduct reviews of cloud identity management methodologies including federation, delegation of rights, conditional access, and multi-factored authentication

+ Utilize command line interfaces of cloud hosted environments to conduct technical and control set validation

+ Assess client implementations of multi-cloud and hybrid-cloud environments by understanding the technical implementations of both on-premises infrastructure and other cloud environment dependencies

+ Advise and develop cloud security initiative roadmaps for clients to further secure their cloud environment and interactions with on-premises infrastructure

+ Ability to directly converse with the client and relay technical risk to executive audiences both verbally and through reporting

+ Able to conduct general cyber risk assessments using framework or standards like NIST CSF, ISO 27001/2, PCI, CIS Top 2, CMMD, or other industry measurement tools

+ Industry knowledge of best practices within Governance Risk and Compliance and provide recommendations to proactively improve our client’s security posture.

+ Ability to perform light travel requirements as needed to meet business demands (on average 30%).

+ 5+ years of experience performing cloud security advisement and risk assessments based upon industry accepted standards.

+ Former professional services and consulting experience, preferred.

+ Hands-on experience with a cloud hosting provider (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc).

+ Former experience with cloud migrations (cloud to cloud, or on-prem to cloud).

+ Demonstrate a track record in strengthening existing and developing new client relationships.

+ Knowledge of command line interfaces or scripting tools in cloud environments a plus.

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Digital Forensics, Cyber Security or equivalent years of professional experience to meet job requirements and expectations.

**The Team:**

The Crypsis Group is a respected security advisory firm with a vision to create a more secure digital world by providing the highest quality incident response, risk management, and digital forensic services to clients of all sizes. Our team is comprised of recognized experts and incident responders with deep technical expertise and experience in investigations, data breach response, digital forensics, and information security. With a highly successful track record of delivering mission-critical cybersecurity solutions, we are experienced in working quickly to provide effective an incident response, attack-readiness, and remediation plans with a focus on providing long term support to improve our clients’ security posture.

**Our Commitment:**

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.