IT.Senior Security Analyst (Cloud Security)

Information Systems & Technology Makati City, Manila


This position calls for an experienced IT Senior Security Analyst (Cloud Security) to join our enterprise-class hybrid cloud infrastructure team. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to engineer and uphold robust security across our systems. If you have a passion for implementing cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions, this role offers the opportunity to safeguard our organization on the frontlines.



  • Conduct in-depth cloud security reviews of our Azure and AWS environments. Pinpoint risks and recommend proven mitigations aligned to industry best practices.


  • Engineer and implement secure cloud configurations on Azure and AWS, ensuring adherence to security and data governance policies.


  • Implement identity and access protocols, harden cloud configurations, and stay on top of evolving cloud security paradigms to further strengthen our posture.


  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and external providers to refine and deploy robust, tailored security controls per cloud service.


  • Create scripts and automation to deploy and manage network firewalls, endpoint protection, SIEM platforms and other security solutions at scale.


  • Incorporate security testing and scans within CI/CD pipelines on Azure DevOps and AWS CodePipeline to bake-in security.


  • Evaluate and recommend new cloud security technologies to augment defenses and thwart emerging threats.


  • Manage and troubleshoot issues with network firewalls, endpoint security, SIEM platforms; diagnosing root causes and developing preventive fixes.


  • Administering network firewalls (NGFWs) to implement access controls and traffic filtering.


  • Managing endpoint protection (EPP) solutions to secure workstations, servers, and mobile devices.


  • Administering security information and event management (SIEM) platforms for centralized logging, monitoring, and incident response.


  • Partner with internal departments to promote security awareness and help enhance their cyber defenses.


  • Follow proven enterprise change management processes, including ticketing systems to track, manage and document changes.


  • Take on additional assignments critical to the role and aligned to the responsibilities above.



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, a related field or equivalent work experience.


  • In-demand certifications like AWS Certified Security - Specialist, Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate.


  • Hands-on expertise securing Azure, AWS, and leveraging their security offerings.


  • Savvy with security tools including Azure Security Center, AWS Security Hub, Azure Sentinel, AWS GuardDuty.


  • Skilled in scripting languages like PowerShell, Python, Bash to enable security automation.


  • Knowledge of integrating security within CI/CD pipelines per DevSecOps principles.


  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code tools like Terraform, CloudFormation or Azure ARM templates.


  • Analytical prowess to dissect complex security challenges and drive innovative solutions.


  • Superb written and verbal aptitude to liaise with diverse stakeholders.


  • Knowledge of basic system administration, exposure to NGFWs, EPP solutions, enterprise SIEMs, and advanced troubleshooting.