Cloud Security Architect

Job Description


The Cloud Security Architect understands the Siemens Information Security and drives the adherence for the cloud. In the role of Product Owner for Cloud Security & Governance, he is the responsible stakeholder for the definition and implementation of the cloud security concepts. He ensures that all security measures are taken care and audited on a regular basis.

Task and Responsibilities:

  • Understand Siemens information security requirements and drive adherence for cloud workloads on AWS and Azure Clouds.
  • Implement cloud security solutions using native AWS or Azure cloud services, as well as 3rd party cloud security services.
  • Guides internal customers on cloud security practices and helps implement security in cloud workloads.
  • Work closely with information security teams and stakeholders in Siemens Healthineers to drive cloud security.
  • Evaluate new security technologies, solutions & managed security services to help secure cloud environments.
  • Implement a tool driven and highly automated approach to deliver our key security management processes by exploiting investment in existing tooling (e.g. ServiceNow, etc.) and / or identify new tooling.
  • Respond to and, when appropriate, resolve or escalate security incidents
  • Report unresolved security exposures, misuse of resources and noncompliance situations using defined escalation processes.
  • Assist and train team members in the use of cloud security tools and the resolution of security issues.
  • Develop and maintain documentation for security systems and procedures.
  • Collaborate within organization to build secure IaaS, PaaS & SaaS environments for AWS and Azure.
  • Actively involve in cloud environment threat hunting using manual and automated tools.
  • Implement security utilities and tools for internal use that enable you and your colleagues to operate at high speed and wide scale.
  • Implement cloud security solutions to enable production security operations (SOC).
  • Deploy compliance solutions for large-scale cloud environments using container and microservice technologies.
  • Craft and evangelize secure cloud platform & product requirements.
  • Communicate security risks and solutions to business partners, platform & product teams.
  • Embrace a culture of continuous service improvement and service excellence.
  • Stay current on security industry trend.
  • Define and implement cloud governance processes in collaboration with cloud service managers.
  • Drive cost optimization with cloud solution architects and cloud customers.


  • Overall 10+ years experience in Technology with extensive experience in cloud solutions (AWS and Azure)
  • Extensive experience in cloud based DDoS protection services
  • Knowledge of network based, system level, and application layer attacks and mitigation methods
  • Experience with the implementation of security solutions in an enterprise cloud based environment
  • Experience with a broad range of security technologies including, SAST, DLP, IDS/IPS, IAM, Certificate Management
  • Intermediate knowledge of AWS and expert knowledge of Azure security strategies and tools
  • Strong knowledge of technology and security topics including network and application security, infrastructure hardening, security baselines, web server, and database security
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate concerns, issues to other teams
  • Experience in developing, documenting, and maintaining security procedures
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • AWS and/or Azure certification along with other security certifications such as CISSP, SSCP is a plus
  • The candidate will apply their experience building reliable, scalable, secure data driven process automation for managing compliance

Competences and Behaviors:

  • Highly self-motivated with the ability to identify areas of focus and tackle new challenges with or without direction
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and build solid relationships with individuals at all levels, in multiple geographies and business functions
  • Strong oral, written, and presentation abilities - able to convey risk to all levels of the business, from C-level executives to operations and development teams
  • Strong business acumen with the ability to build business cases for technology initiatives and to effectively communicate the value proposition to non-technical stakeholders
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work within a dynamic and fast paced international environment
  • Ability to build rapport with other team members and relevant teams
  • Very good communications, presentation and negotiations skills
  • Technically innovative, able to express technical and non-technical concepts in clear verbal and written English
  • Very good written skills to document complex concepts in a comprehensive, yet readable manner
  • Encourages people to be open and share their views
  • Considers a range of options that meet the needs of all stakeholders
  • Ability to use own initiative to solve technical problems
  • Delivery Focused
  • Takes responsibility for projects and strategic initiatives
  • Demonstrate clear and measurable results through the development of KPIs, goals and milestones
  • Ambitious and competitive
  • Drive innovation and best practice
  • Strive for standardization and simplification in all aspects of work
  • Able to balance the needs of the business against the desire for the best solution possible

Soft skill SLF Requirements

  • Business Results Orientation (0)
  • Strategic Innovative Orientation (0)
  • Leadership (+)
  • Collaboration & Customer Orientation (++)
  • Change Management (+)
  • Intercultural Sensitivity (+)
  • Value Orientation (++)
  • Team Development (++)
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple assignments simultaneously, while focusing on delivery quality
  • Ability to use initiative when needed
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Quick learner and efficient ability to get into new technologies and architectures
We offer • Adjustable standing desk as a standard
• MSDN license for each developer with prepaid access to AZURE
• Free access to PLURALSIGHT – the WBT platform
• Team building program - 2 days adventure offsite meeting for all employees every year, Christmas party, extra budget for team building events
• Participation on world famous IT conferences like Microsoft IGNITE for best employees
• Wide project portfolio in healthcare domain and job rotation within company (Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare IT services, …)
• Training and development program (business and product trainings, e-learning, language courses, soft skills trainings,…)
• Health program (contracted wellness providers, sport centers, salary reimbursement in case of illness)
• Retention program (work anniversary, life anniversary, additional pension plan, employee loans)
• Family care program (subsidy for newborns, maternity leave, kindergardens, summer camps)

Organization: Information Technology

Company: Siemens Healthcare s.r.o.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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