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Director, Federal Cloud Operations

Cyber Ark

Jan 13

Director, Federal Cloud Operations

About CyberArk:

CyberArk is the global leader in privileged access security, a critical layer of IT security to protect data, infrastructure, and assets across the enterprise, in the cloud and throughout the DevOps pipeline. CyberArk delivers the industry’s most complete solution to reduce risk created by privileged credentials and secrets. The company is trusted by the world’s leading organizations, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100, to protect against external attackers and malicious insiders

Job Description:

CyberArk is seeking a seasoned operations leader to scale up and lead our US Federal cloud offerings.  The Director, Federal Cloud Operations will serve as a key leader who will own and manage all cloud operational efforts within the scope of CyberArk’s FedRAMP environment.

This strategic leader will drive results cross-functionally within our globally distributed environment.  The ideal candidate will have deep experience leading teams and complex programs in a US Federal Environment.  Leadership through change is fundamental to the success in this role and successful candidates will exhibit comfort with fast-moving, fast-growing teams.


  • Lead the operational management and deployment of CyberArk’s SaaS products in our US Federal Environment
  •  Foster all FedRAMP authorization processes and ensure organizational alignment to related Plan of Action and Milestones
  • Ensure FedRAMP continuous monitoring strategy success
  • Ensure operational regulatory compliance across all Federal Cloud Environments
  • Collaborate, facilitate and problem-solve complex problems regularly
  • Ensure solutions solve cross-functionally, reduce reinvention and are optimized for the business
  • Ensure problem management and other processes achieve continuous improvement, identify true root cause and reduce recurrence of negative impact
  • Advocate for and drive the implementation of reliable design patterns
  • Be relentlessly customer-focused
  • Strategically organize teams for long term success and scalability with care for short and mid-term implications
  • Constantly solve for optimization


  • 10+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Experience managing managers
  • Experience setting strategic vision in a cloud-delivered SaaS environment and winning support for the vision to leadership, stakeholders and the team
  • Experience defining and measuring operational metrics in a SaaS environment using SLOs and SLIs
  • Mentor-level expertise with modern cloud-based devops and infrastructure tooling, techniques and architecture
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Cybersecurity Experience Preferred

CyberArk is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Recruiting agencies or vendors without a valid agreement between the parties are not authorized to (a) send CyberArk unsolicited resumes or candidate data or (b) contact CyberArk employees for the purposes of presenting candidates for employment. CyberArk will only work with recruiting agencies who have a valid agreement with CyberArk and that are specifically invited by CyberArk’s recruiting team to assist with searching for and submitting candidates for a specific position. Any unsolicited resumes or other candidate data submitted to CyberArk will not be accepted and shall be considered CyberArk’s property. CyberArk will not pay any placement or other fees of any kind for any unsolicited resumes or candidate data that is submitted in violation of this policy. CyberArk does not accept liability under any legal theory such as course of conduct, oral agreements, implied contracts, or otherwise based on negotiations with a candidate identified from an unsolicited resume or data in violation of this policy

COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment at CyberArk, subject to reasonable accommodation where required by law.