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Cloud Security Solution Architect

Date: 17-Aug-2022

Location: Johannesburg GAU ZA, GT, ZA

Company: Liberty Group Limited


To provide advice and support in area of specialisation and enable the design, creation, development, documentation & testing of solution..

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor`s Degrees and Advanced Diplomas [NQF Level 07] in Information Technology and Computer Sciences

Minimum Experience

3 - 5 years experience in a similar environment, of which 1 -2 years at a junior specialist level


  • Designing IT Security infrastructure solutions in the Cloud and On-Premise.
  • Evaluating peers designs for security concerns.
  • Evaluate proposed IT solution design.
  • Understand and consider Regulatory and Governance compliance requirements in all designs.


Key Experience required:

  • IT security Technical knowledge
  • Network Security is very key
  • Strong understanding of IT security landscape.
  • Good presentation skills
  • Strong experience in creating cloud solutions

Technologies required:

  • AWS
  • Azure


  • Apply relevant research methodologies, tools and techniques to effectively and purposefully gather information.
  • Understand the interdependence and integration of different systems and related processes to apply practically in an area of work.
  • Provide specialist advice and support in area of accountability to ensure that identified solutions and recommendations are appropriate and effective.
  • Comprehensively test solution to ensure delivery according to identified requirements and document changes for recording and governance purposes.
  • Gather specification and related information in order to inform the architectural design of IT systems.
  • Provide constructive and timeous feedback on work progress and problems encountered to relevant stakeholders.
  • Research and examine current systems and consult users to obtain information to inform possible improvements.
  • Write software and develop documentation and related operating manuals to increase the utility value of systems.
  • Develop and deliver technical design solutions according to agreed standards that address business requirements within an agreed timeframe.
  • Draw on own technical knowledge and experience and plan activities that identify and develop solutions to improve operational service and quality.
  • Accountable for the improvement of quality, service and work outputs, continuously recommending improvements.
  • Plan for the organisation of work outputs and process improvement activities in light of a specific situational context related to the area of specialisation.
  • Proactively identify area of specialisation related problems, determine cause and effect and recommend the best option to implement corrective action based on previous experience.


  • Provide specialist expertise and advice to internal/external customers, that builds strong relationships and creates a favourable impression aligned to Treating the Customer Fairly (TCF) principles.


  • Adhere to financial controls, governance and compliance policies and processes throughout an area of specialisation, contributing to cost efficiency.

Learning and Growth

  • Contribute positively to human capability improvement, related to knowledge optimisation and associated with area of specialisation.


  • Comply to risk and governance policies, implement and provide subject matter input to the development of related processes, applicable to the area of specialisation.

Technical Competencies

  • Design Patterns (Proficient)
  • Design Software (Proficient)
  • Knowledge of IT Governance and Business (Proficient)
  • IT Knowledge (Proficient)
  • IT Development (Proficient)
  • Research and Information Gathering (Intermediate)
  • Reporting and Interpretation (Intermediate)
  • Customer Advice (Technical) (Intermediate)

Behavioural Competencies

  • Professional/Technical learning (Intermediate)
  • People Management and Empowerment (Intermediate)
  • Interpersonal Effectiveness (Intermediate)
  • Problem Solving and Analysis (Intermediate)
  • Teamwork and Cooperation (Intermediate)
  • Communicating with Impact (Intermediate)
  • Relationship Management and Networking (Intermediate)
  • Customer Orientation (Intermediate)

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