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Security Advisor, Cloud Security

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Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Dallas, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Security Advisor, Cloud Security to join our team in Dallas, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

Job Description

The Security Advisor – Cloud Security will serve as a Consulting Advisor to NTTD Clients. A successful candidate will possess a firm understanding of cloud security technologies and respective native security controls including both Azure/Microsoft 365 Security and AWS and will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to partner with client business leaders and technology experts at all levels of the client organization.

This individual will have an active role operating as a security Advisor working directly with NTT account managers and clients including as a project lead and will work in a cross departmental manner.

Additional responsibilities include leading presales workshop and scoping activities, architecting Cloud security solution designs as well as holding client discussions related to emerging security risks, technologies, and systems.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Deliver Cloud Security Consulting Services in respect to various industry leading Cloud Solutions including but not limited to Azure/Microsoft 365 Security and AWS.
  • Lead Cloud security assessments for assessment of moderate to large sized organizations:
    • Assess existing Cloud environments against Cloud Security requirements related to industry leading frameworks including: NIST, CSA, ISO, etc.
    • Conduct document reviews and interviews against compliance requirements and best-practices
    • Develop both strategic and tactical recommendations for remediating risk and gaps
    • Write deliverable reports
    • Maintain report templates
  • Develop or augment Cloud Security Architectures
    • Develop detailed Cloud Security strategy and architecture documents for clients
    • Develop governance artifacts for clients including policies and procedures as well as configuration standards for various Cloud technologies
    • Identify and develop criteria for the operationalization of Cloud MSP support
  • Participate in pre-sales tasks and perform ongoing support of delivery collateral.
  • Execute technical management tasks in respect to ongoing client projects.
  • Maintain a working knowledge regarding industry leading security frameworks.
  • Partner with internal project teams to ensure their understanding of project goals and client expectations.
  • Develop technical documentation including architectural Cloud Security designs as well as data flow and network connectivity diagrams.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 10+ years related work experience in information security native security controls related to Cloud platforms, specifically Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • 3+ years of Consulting experience delivering Cloud security solutions in moderate to large size organizations is required.
  • 5+ years of experience in assessing and architecting Hybrid and Multi-Cloud security solutions based on Azure/ Microsoft 365 Security, AWS and others.
  • 3+ years of experience assessing or implementing alignment with industry leading Cloud security frameworks.



  • Experience developing and customizing security assessment methodologies is preferred.
  • Experience performing pre-sales activities in a consulting services environment is preferred.
  • Experience in assessing security requirements in relation to business drivers for multiple industry verticals is preferred.
  • Azure and/or AWS certifications preferred.
  • Hands on technical background with infrastructure technologies and operating systems preferred.
  • Technical writing experience is preferred.
  • Vulnerability scanning/pen testing and application penetration testing experience is a plus.
  • Versatility – able to quickly adapt to new technologies and client environments
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and customer relationship skills
  • Strong public-speaking skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to very short timelines
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, Excellent written English
  • Ability to work independently as needed yet always thinking as part of a team
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office products, especially Excel and Word

    For Colorado Candidates In compliance with the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Rules, NTT DATA provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. For a candidate in the state of Colorado only, the starting pay range for this role is $175,000-$268,000. Actual compensation will depend on a number of factors, including actual work location, relevant experience (internal or external), technical skills, and other qualifications.  
    This position is eligible for company benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution, flexible spending or health savings account, life and AD&D insurance, short and long term disability coverage, paid time off, employee assistance, participation in a 401k program with company match, and additional voluntary or legally-required benefits

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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