Travelers Sr Cloud Data Security Technologist in Hartford, Connecticut



Sr Cloud Data Security Technologist

Target Openings:


Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Principal & policy based security design methodology

  • IaaS, PaaS & SaaS business solution models

  • Network security architecture & solutions (firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, vulnerability scanning)

  • Identity and Access Management

  • Threat & malware protection

  • Network encryption for in-flight data

  • Encryption of data at rest

  • Logging & monitoring

  • Forensics & discovery

  • Big data / data analytics

  • Artifacts & documentation

  • Modern software development technologies & programming languages, including mobile

  • Hands on knowledge of AWS, Azure, O365 and/or other similar Public cloud providers

  • Security implementation and integration with internal private cloud environment

  • Ability to automate the provisioning and configuration of Cloud-based environments

Job Opening ID:


Environmental/Work Schedules/Other:

Weekend work hours (Occasionally) Overnight work hours (Occasionally) Holiday work hours (Federal and religious) (Occasionally) On call as needed.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies:

Problem Solving:

Demonstrates sound analytic and diagnostic skills dealing with issues that are loosely defined and/or conflict with available information. Knows where to obtain information needed to make the appropriate decisions. Breaks a problem down to manageable pieces and implements effective, timely solutions. Is very good at identifying the problem versus the symptom. Deals increasingly with problems that require involvement of others to solve. Has the ability to reach sound decisions quickly. Carefully evaluates alternative risks and solutions before taking action. Optimizes the use of all available resources.

Team Orientation:

Maintains partnerships across the organization, and is able to influence senior management, peers and staff through an inclusive style and recognition of their abilities to achieve results. Puts success of the team is above own interest.


Manages functional objectives and priorities supporting multiple assigned business units. Responsibilities are assigned with latitude for setting priorities and decision-making using generally accepted guidelines. Results are reviewed with next-level manager for clarification according to predefined objectives.

Planning and Project Management:

Develops operational plans and provides resource estimation for task planning. Proposes plans of action that are timely, realistic, and positive. Sets appropriate goals for projects and monitors progress against the plan.

Job Category:

Information Systems

Job Summary:

Plans at an operational level and manages the effective use of resources to transform business-specifications into cost-effective IT Security solutions. Implements and/or maintains a medium system or multiple smaller systems and/or assigned project(s). Investigates, identifies, and resolves data security events/breaches independently. Responsibilities are assigned with some latitude for setting priorities and decision-making using established policies and procedures. This job does not manage others This job works under General Supervision: Incumbent independently performs a variety of duties, including potentially complex duties within established policy guidelines; responsible for a defined set of assignments (e.g. assigned customers, claims or other specified set of responsibilities); is expected to set priorities and meet specific goals and objectives of the function or unit. (Typically pertains to advanced/operational, senior professional, unit supervisor)

Position Type:


Education, Work Experience & Knowledge:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline preferred.

  • Three plus years implementing secure substantive business solutions in public cloud providers for Fortune 500 companies, and four years of experience with data security practices, processes and data.

  • Broad knowledge of all IT related technologies with subject matter expertise in IT Security related technology and business exposures impacting organizational vitality preferred.

Physical Requirements:

Operates standard office equipment (Continuously) Sitting (Can stand at will) (Continuously) Standing (Occasionally) Use of Keyboards, Sporadic 10-Key (Continuously) Lifting items up to 11 - 20 lbs. (Occasionally)

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent required. Five years of work experience within Computer Science or a related field required.

Company Information:

Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Primary Location:

Hartford - Connecticut - United States