aws cloud security solutions architect resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Highly motivated and results driven certified AWS Solutions Architect Professionals and with over 8 years of professional experience implementing and maintaining It infrastructure, Cloud security, database management and integrating IT into Amazon Web services Cloud solutions in large and medium sized enterprise environment.
  • AWS, Azure
  • VPC, EC2, S3, IAM, RDB, Lambda, Route53, AMI, AWS, Snapshot,
  • Yaml, Jason, Terraform, Jenkins, GitHub
  • Ansible, CloudFormation, CloudTrail, Tomcat, CloudWatch, CI/CD Pipelines
  • Kali Linux
  • Security hub, Subnet, DNS, VPN, WAF, Firewall
  • ISO27001, NIST 800-53, FISMA
  • Designing Security Controls
  • NAT gateway, Internet gateway
  • Threat Detection
  • Splunk, SDLC, Guard Duty
  • Data Encryption
  • Tenable Nessus
AWS Cloud Security/ Solutions Architect, 05/2020 to Current
AvanadeProvidence, RI,
  • Created cybersecurity best practice communications to educate staff against known threats and potential vectors of attack
  • Worked with customers or prospective customers to develop integrated solutions and lead details architectural dialogues to facilitate delivery of comprehensive solution
  • Managed project planning, resource allocation, scope, schedule, status, and documentation
  • Threat modeled web applications and work with development team throughout the agile SDLC process for the costumer
  • Perform web application vulnerability assessments and penetrations tests while also providing security and compliance requirements for software development projects
  • Architected and operated solutions built on AWS platform
  • While also delivering multiple multi-million-dollar migration project securely, efficiently and within budget
  • Responsible for creating VPCs for Dev/test team, simulating a production environment for web/application server’s database traditional servers in public and private subnets respectively
  • Proactively monitored resources and applications using AWS CloudWatch including creating alarms to monitor metrics such as EBS, EC2, ELB, RDS, S3, and configured notifications for the alarms generated based on events defined
  • Facilitated third party vendor engagement and coordination to customer site for Demo and POC
  • Ensured that solution meets availability requirements and mitigates any new operational risks introduced using encryption or centralized key management solution
  • Advised and supported the program director on the state of the market of encryption and key management technology
  • Analyzed system services, operating systems, networks, and applications from a security perspective in a presentation style to higher ups
  • Communicated with partners and clients to update product and implementation status at technical or functional level
  • Provided support during customer implementations and applied industry best practices
  • Conduct system upgrades and network maintenance and the evaluation and the recommendation of hardware and software for potential use in the client's network environment
  • Contribute to enterprise-wide network migration projects, with a focus on network security while guiding junior in cloud security engineers
  • Developed and maintained incident response protocols to mitigate damage and liability during security breaches
  • Monitored computer virus reports to determine when to update virus protection systems
  • Recommend improvements in security systems and procedures
  • Performed risk analyses to identify appropriate security countermeasures
  • Encrypted data and erected firewalls to protect confidential information over the AWS.
Cloud Security Engineer, 06/2017 to 05/2020
Costco Wholesale CorporationChicago, IL,
  • Utilized code and modern cloud-native deployment techniques to design, plan and integrate cloud computing and virtualization systems
  • Identified, analyzed, and resolved infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Used metrics to monitor application and infrastructure performance
  • Reviewed existing systems and made recommendations for improvements
  • Worked with cloud architect to generate assessments and develop and implement actionable recommendations based on results and reviews
  • Understood client needs and objectives by conducting proactive customer and data analysis
  • Worked with business partners to balance requirements, security, and risk reduction
  • Created policies and procedures for emerging security technologies and proposals
  • Using AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) to manage access to AWS services and resources securely, as well as setting up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for extra protection of the environment
  • Using Amazon’s unlimited simple storage service (S3) to host a static website where individual web pages include static content
  • Also using this service to store developer codes before hosting them on virtual servers (EC2) for dynamic web apps
  • Used Amazon’s Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) service to launch AWS resources in a logically isolated virtual network that I designed
  • Created a public and a private subnet, used the private subnet for databases to protect it from the internet and used the public subnet for web servers
  • Elastic Load Balancing was used to automatically distribute incoming application traffic across multiple targets
  • Hosted several web applications (e.g., a PHP-MySQL demo app) on Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) service to provide secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud
  • Also used Amazon’s EC2 Auto Scaling to help maintain application availability and to automatically add or remove EC2 instances according to conditions I defined
  • Used CloudFront, a fast content delivery network (CDN) service to securely deliver my demo application to “customers” globally, thereby enabling low latency and high transfer speeds for the application
  • Used Amazon’s Route 53, a highly available and scalable cloud Domain Name System (DNS) web service to route end users to my demo application using a custom domain name I bought
Cyber threat intelligence analyst, 01/2016 to 06/2017
Integrity TechnologyCity, STATE,
  • Analyzed client IT documentation and helped initiate project to re-write IT documentation including disaster recovery plans and network usage policies, by working closely with departmental heads and members of my team
  • Prepare and deliver intelligence briefs to a variety of audiences
  • Represented company's technical security interests to partners to provide bi-directional flow of technical information and best practices in information security
  • Applied leading theories and concepts to development, maintenance, and implementation of information security standards, procedures, and guidelines
  • Collaborate with members of the threat intelligence team on a emerging threats
  • Validated and verified system security requirements definitions and analyzed system security designs
  • Delivered network system upgrade on time, under budget and with minimal service interruption
  • Developed security metrics and technical analysis to give insight into performance and trends
  • Liaised with third parties to respond to security events and understand threat landscape
  • Translated strategy into solutions and operating models by leading or managing others,
  • Research new and emerging vulnerabilities, threat actor’s tactics, techniques, and procedure, and conduct threat hunting within the company’s environment for the presence of related activity.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Cyber security, Expected in 03/2023 to Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
Master’s degree: Cyber security, Expected in 01/2018 to National university of Cameroon - ,
Bachelor of Science: computer network, Expected in 01/2016 to National university of Cameroon - ,
  • CompTIA Security+ Ce
  • CompTIA CASP+ Certified Advanced Security Practitioner
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architects Professional -SAP-C01
  • AWS Solution Architect Associate certificate of completion.
  • Certified Risk Management
  • Certified Strategy and operations Management
  • Certified Leadership and team development.
  • Certified Basics of project Management.

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  • Grand Canyon University
  • National university of Cameroon
  • National university of Cameroon

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  • Cyber threat intelligence analyst


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