Senior Cloud Implementation Engineer

Engineering Boston, Massachusetts New York, New York


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GuidePoint Security provides trusted cybersecurity expertise, solutions and services that help organizations make better decisions and minimize risk. By taking a three-tiered, holistic approach for evaluating security posture and ecosystems, GuidePoint enables some of the nation’s top organizations, such as Fortune 500 companies and U.S. government agencies, to identify threats, optimize resources and integrate best-fit solutions that mitigate risk.

Senior Implementation Engineers at GuidePoint Security are experienced professionals who are autonomous, experienced, self-driven security fanatics. Our Security Implementation Engineers are materially involved in the complete security technologies opportunity lifecycle, from pre-sales through delivery and have the freedom and control over how engagements are scoped and delivered. Our unique position as both a Value-Added Reseller (VAR) AND a professional services organization also requires our Security Engineers to continually expand their knowledge and experience with the latest cutting-edge information security technologies. This helps satisfy our Security Implementation Engineers desire to constantly expand their knowledge and better meet the needs of our clients. Candidates must reside locally within the New England or New York Metro for local travel when necessary.

Position Requirements:

  • 4+ years’ experience architecting, building, and maintaining large complex cloud environments in Azure, AWS, or GCP with a focus on secure design
  • Working knowledge of cloud infrastructure platforms such as CloudFormation, Terraform, the AWS SDK/API, or Azure Resource Manager
  • Working knowledge of platforms such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, and SaltStack
  • Understanding of compliance requirements and the subsequent technical and business controls required to address them
  • Scripting and development skills (e.g. BASH, Perl, Python or Java) with strong knowledge of regular expressions
  • General networking and security troubleshooting (firewalls, routing, NAT, etc.)
  • Ability to autonomously prioritize and successfully deliver across a portfolio of projects
  • Experience authoring security runbooks, policy, and best practice documentation
  • Deep proficiency in various client and server operating systems
  • AWS and Azure certifications such as architect and security
  • Up to 50% out-of-town travel may be required to clients in New England and New York Metro
  • Security Implementation Engineers work from remote/virtual when not visiting client locations

Preferred Requirements:

  • Prior experience in a customer facing consultative type role
  • Experience with cloud security platforms such as dome9, redlock,, Netskope, etc.
  • Experience with container technologies such as kubernetes, docker, etc.
  • Experience with other Information Security solutions such as DLP, NAC, WebProxy, EPP, IPS, Firewalls, etc.
  • 3-5 years of security engineering experience in the Information Security industry OR as a technical lead for an internal Information Security program
  • Educational & Professional Credentials
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent professional experience

Why GuidePoint?

GuidePoint Security is a rapidly growing, profitable, privately-held value added reseller that focuses exclusively on Information Security. Since its inception in 2011, GuidePoint has grown to over 300 employees, established strategic partnerships with leading security vendors, and serves as a trusted advisor to more than 1,000 clients.

Firmly-defined core values drive all aspects of the business, which have been paramount to the company’s success and establishment of an enjoyable workplace atmosphere. At GuidePoint, your colleagues are knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced and will seek to collaborate and provide mentorship and guidance at every opportunity. This is a unique and rare opportunity to grow your career along with one of the fastest growing companies in the nation.

Some added perks….

  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental and vision insurance for employee, with generous employer family contributions 
  • Healthy mobile phone and home internet allowance
  • Flexible remote work environment

Equal Opportunity Employer

GuidePoint Security, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.