Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic individual opportune to have wore many titles fro working as an AWS cloud engineer/Solutions Architect and Cloud Security Engineer, building solutions that has kept enterprises highly secured, scalable, fault tolerant with reliability built in their Cloud environment. Professionally eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to details and excellent organizational skills. Ensuring clear understanding of AWS and Google and Azure Cloud Computing Platforms.


Symantec Endpoint Protection, Data security, CloudGuard Dome9, CloudPassafe, Security Guardrails,

Designing security controls, Erecting firewalls

Implementing security programs, Qualys Cloud Platform

Critical thinking, Project Management

Good listening skills, Troubleshooting, BCP & DRP, PKI, Cisco Umbrella, Scripting, Database Querying Languages; MySQL, NOSQL/DynamoDB, Windows Shell, Palo Alto Prisma, Cortex, Prisma. AWS Firewall, Control Tower concepts, Security Hub, Security Guardrails.

  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner - Certified.
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect (Associate) Certified.
  • AWS Certified Developer (Associate) Certified.
  • AWS Security Specialty+ - Certified.
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional - (In-View)
  • AWS DevOps Engineer Professional - (In-View)
  • SCRUM MASTER Certified
  • ITIL Certified.
Work History
11/2018 to 01/2021
AWS Solutions Architect /Cloud Security Engineer Cgi Group Inc. Greenville, NC,
  • Participated in deep architectural discussions to build confidence and ensure customer success when building new and migrating existing applications, software, and services on the AWS platform.
  • Hands-on experience in managing enterprise scale solutions that leverage the following AWS Services: EC2, S3, EBS, SSM, Dynamo DB, EMR, CloudFormation, RDS, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, IAM, CloudWatch, Elastic Beanstalk, Lambda, etc.
  • Built Cloud Security Architecture Specifications for multiple Information Security Domains including but not limited to; Cloud, Networking, Endpoint, SDLC, etc.
  • Responsible for planning, designing, and developing cloud-based applications, managing cloud environments in accordance with security guidelines.
  • Managed infrastructure services in a production environment to ensure high availability and reliability.
  • Designed the architectural frameworks solution (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) that best suits the clients web application hosting demands in the AWS cloud platform, leveraging AWS services such as EC2, Elastic Beanstalk, S3 web hosting, ECS, Lambda, AWS Fargate, with focus on integrated and automated service delivery.
  • Proactively monitored resources and applications using AWS Cloud Watch including creating alarms to monitor metrics such as EBS, EC2, ELB, RDS, S3, SNS and configured notifications for the alarms generated based on events defined.
  • Established the appropriate monitoring and alerting of solution events related to performance, scalability, availability, and reliability.
  • Experience in deploying and monitoring applications on various platforms using Elastic Beanstalk, setting up the life cycle policies to back the data from AWS S3 to AWS Glacier.
  • Wrote and documented SOPs and step-by-step procedures for stakeholders to follow for their deployments.
  • Built VPCs from scratch, creating private and public sub-nets, creating security groups and network access lists, configuring internet gateways, OpenVPN, creating AMI, understanding of user access management/role based access/multi factor authentication and API access, configuration of auto scaling and elastic load balancer for scaling services if a configured threshold has been exceeded, configuration of SNS to send notifications and Cloud Watch to collect logs and metrics, spinning both Windows and Linux EC2 instances as needed.
  • Partner with Ops and Product stakeholders to support cloud security risk reduction.
  • Created operational documentation in support of cloud security initiatives.
  • Performed and automated cloud security remediation efforts working with application teams ensuring minimal impact on cloud operations
  • Built re-usable scripts and user guides for applications teams to leverage in the reduction of cloud security risks
  • Developed and present metrics on risk reduction and initiative progress showing areas of improvement and identifying any potential issues to meeting team goals and delivery dates
  • Presented and communicate complex concepts to a variety of technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Assisted with the rationalization of incumbent and new architectures and technical solutions.
  • Served customers in a friendly, efficient manner following outlined steps of service.
  • Performed risk analyses to identify appropriate security countermeasures.
  • Developed plans to safeguard computer files against modification, destruction or disclosure in AWS S3 buckets.
  • Encrypted data and erected firewalls to protect confidential information in AWS.
  • Conducted security audits to identify vulnerabilities using Tenable Nessus and AWS Inspector.
  • Worked with developers and engineers to realize technological solutions available in AWS.
  • Contributed heavily to product development lifecycle of both back-end and customer-facing solutions.
  • Broke down technical ideas and issues into non-technical terms for business executives.
  • Constructed architecture governance processes, communicating parameters to development staff during adoption training.
  • Applied established development methodologies such as Naming Conventions and using least privilege access and high availability to architecture design.
  • Drafted visual representations of AWS architecture design for presentation to stakeholders.
  • Participated in weekly meetings with client and managers to discuss project
  • Direction and milestone achievement.
  • Analyzed software architecture for weaknesses, recommending and designing OS patches.
  • Assessed under-performing services and developed actionable improvements.
  • Authored development guidelines to expedite application design efforts through ready-made frameworks available to enterprises.
01/2016 to 10/2018
Cloud Security /AWS Cloud Engineer Newell Brands City, STATE,
  • Guided, supported, and oversea the overarching security model for all cloud-based infrastructure being built.
  • Partnered with Quality Engineering and Enablement teams to incorporate security architectures into our CI/CD pipeline and processes as well as automated testing harnesses for security testing frameworks.
  • Guided architectural solutions for private/public/hybrid and complex network deployments with a keen ability to translate customer requirements and business outcomes into technical business solutions.
  • Assisted in migration and maintenance of development, staging, and production environments in AWS using CloudFormation configurations (infrastructure as code).
  • Worked on several projects for the customer deploying AWS Identity architecture and configuration for IDP SAML federation to services like Okta, AWS IAM User best practices, AWS IAM Role Assumption and Trust/Perm Policies.
  • Implemented Cloud Solutions using various AWS Services including EC2, VPC, S3, Glacier, EFS, AWS Kinesis, Lambda, Directory Services, CloudFormation, Ops works, Code Pipeline, CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, Elastic Beanstalk, RDS, Data Pipeline, DynamoDB, Redshift.
  • Used Barracuda guardian security to provide visibility, security and compliance for the AWS infrastructure.
  • Used security groups, network ACL's, internet gateways and route tables to ensure a secure zone for organization in AWS public cloud.
  • Used AWS IAM to create roles, users, groups and also implemented MFA to provide additional security to users AWS account and its resources.
  • Configured CloudWatch to alert the security team of any users without MFA setup in their account when logging into the AWS Console.
  • Assisted in migration and maintenance of development, staging, and production environments in AWS using Terraform configurations (infrastructure as code)
  • Experience on Architecting and securing the Infrastructure on AWS using IAM, KMS, Cognito, API Gateway, Cloud Trail, Cloud Watch, Config, Trusted Advisor, Security Groups, NACL etc.
  • Developed Security Architecture for highly scalable and fault-tolerant applications that adhere to expected standards and discipline from a security posture.
  • Experience building infrastructure as code using AWS CloudFormation, Terraform and similar automated techniques.
  • Led and performed reviews of multiple cloud platforms (mostly AWS) and services to assesses cybersecurity risks including unauthorized access and data leakage while actively designing controls to mitigate those risks.
  • Advise customer on technical design and architecture on secure development and build of cloud-ready applications.
  • Responsible for designing, developing, and implementing security requirements into cloud-native architectures, ensuring business requirements are met with appropriate security controls.
  • Designed, developed, and educated team members and leadership on cloud-specific security policies, standards, and procedures.
  • Developed technical content such as reference security architectures, white papers, and security automation tools to assist other consultants, partners, and customers in continually progressing.
  • Leveraged adaptable communication skills to effectively articulate complex cloud topics, as well as educate on business impacts with senior management, positively influencing outcomes.
  • Properly translate security and risk management terminology into business terms for stakeholders.
  • Turned on Redshift audit logging in order to support auditing and post-incident forensic investigations for a given database.
  • Encrypted data stored in EBS as an added layer of security.
  • Engineered and implemented new Cloud security tools to feed our DevOps/SecOps processes to ensure the solvency of Cloud computing resources.
  • Partnered with the enterprise architecture team to develop security architecture standards and to ensure alignment between security and the enterprise architecture framework as a whole.
  • Provided clear risk mitigating directives for projects with digital technology components including the application of controls.
  • Worked with vendor management, and risk to ensure that information security requirements are included in new or renewed contracts to manage third party risk.
06/2013 to 12/2015
Cybersecurity Analyst Halliburton City, STATE,
  • Designed, engineered, and implemented Cybersecurity infrastructure.
  • Monitored, maintained, and optimized all system hardware and associated operating systems.
  • Ensured the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of our Cybersecurity systems.
  • Troubleshooted and resolved problems in the systems environment.
  • Developed, built, and standardized documentation for Cybersecurity systems.
  • Engages with Cybersecurity projects, including planning, obtaining customer input and projecting resource requirements.
  • Designed and deployed numerous enterprise technical security services such as SIEM, DLP, PKI, IDS/IPS, and enterprise authentication/authorization frameworks and models.
  • Reviewed security system requirements with customers and translates requirements into specific functions or deliverables.
  • Analyzed flow charts processes and recommended ways to reduce steps and increase efficiency through use of technology.
  • Coached and provided guidance to lower-level security professionals and supports the continuous process of optimizing department resources.
  • Applies proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills to help identified, communicated, and resolved issues.
  • Provided after-hours support and other duties as assigned.
  • Experience with cyber technologies such as Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Malware detection, User behavior analysis (UBA), and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) tools.
Expected in 05/2022
Master of Science: Information Technology Management – M.S.
Western Governors University - Online,
Expected in
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration And Management
Olabisi Onabanjo University - Overseas,
Expected in 06/2018
Certificate of Completion: Cloud Security Architecture And Operations
The SANS Technology Institute - Washington, D.C,

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

How this resume score
could be improved?

Many factors go into creating a strong resume. Here are a few tweaks that could improve the score of this resume:


resume Strength

  • Length

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Western Governors University
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University
  • The SANS Technology Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • AWS Solutions Architect /Cloud Security Engineer
  • Cloud Security /AWS Cloud Engineer
  • Cybersecurity Analyst


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Certificate of Completion

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in: