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Manager, Cloud Security

Req id:  30259

Virtual, CA



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 




The Opportunity:

Under the direction of the Senior Manager of Information Security, will lead, direct, expand, and mature a cloud security program. This hands-on position drives the development, deployment, and maturity of our Cloud Security operations, tools, and services.  This position also manages the daily activities of a highly technical staff of security engineers and analysts that are focused on all aspects of Cloud Security program.


You are great at: 

  • Working in a fast paced and changing environment while handling multiple tasks and directives.   
  • Managing security services in cloud environments such as GCP, AWS, and Azure
  • Providing leadership for cloud security tools and service architectures
  • Process automation and optimization experience – e. g. Python/PowerShell scripts (or language of choice)
  • Managing perimeter protection tools that include DDoS, IPS and WAF
  • Solid documentation skills – you need to ensure your work can be picked up by anyone without confusion
  • Evaluating competing security solutions for effectiveness, building businesses case to gain executive leadership approval
  • Picking up new technologies, learning about new systems and unravelling how they are used
  • Collaborating with other teams to fix security misconfigurations / vulnerabilities
  • Performing special projects and other duties as assigned
  • Leading the growth, development and support of cloud security resources 
  • Review and reporting on team performance

What it takes:

  • Hands-on in the trenches experience leading large highly technical teams
  • Significant experience across cloud security, especially in understanding modern challenges and corresponding solutions
  • Experience with cloud environments, e.g., AWS, GCP and Azure
  • Experience in cloud security architecture, tooling, processes, and organizational alignment
  • Creating and refining metrics to articulate and measure program performance.
  • Leading security incident response activities both on-premise and in the Cloud
  • Expertise with container security technology, including Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud Foundry Application Runtime, Cloud Foundry Container Runtime and Anthos
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced and changing environment while handling multiple tasks, priorities, and directives.  Capable of working under pressure.  
  • Strong written and communication and presentation skills, and the ability to effectively relate security-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or other relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of 2 years working with cloud security environments
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in working in IT Security
  • CISSP, SANS, AWS, Azure and GCP certifications preferred


Estimated Base Salary $126,174 - $189,261 USD



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Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

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With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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