Staff Cloud Security Engineer [Poland]

Security Poznań, Poland or Remote, Poland


Staff Cloud Security Engineer



Egnyte is a place where we spark opportunities for amazing people. We believe that every role has meaning, and every Egnyter should be respected. With 17,000 customers worldwide and growing, you can make an impact by protecting their valuable data. When joining Egnyte, you’re not just landing a new career, you become part of a team of Egnyters that are doers, thinkers, and collaborators who embrace and live by our values:

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Egnyte is the secure multi-cloud platform for content security and governance that enables organizations to better protect and collaborate on their most valuable content. Established in 2008, Egnyte has democratized cloud content security for more than 17,000 organizations, helping customers improve data security, maintain compliance, prevent and detect ransomware threats, and boost employee productivity on any app, any cloud, anywhere. For more information, visit

Are you looking for a new role where you can use your skills to solve interesting challenges? Do you want to have an impact on the company's fast-growing infrastructure and do you value great team spirit?

We are looking for an experienced Staff Cloud Security Engineer to join our growing Security team who will support Egnyte’s NetOPS, CloudOps, SRE, and Production Engineering teams in building a secure infrastructure following the industry’s best practices in the DevSecOps way. Working in this role, you will have a chance to develop security-oriented tools and processes from conception to completion and foster a culture of security.

Joining Egnyte is an opportunity to work with diverse technologies and large-scale software (1 million users, 20k transactions per second, 28 Petabytes of data).


  • Perform deep, technical security assessments to enforce secure design principles across our cloud infrastructure
  • Be part of the team which is constantly improving and automating the security posture of the cloud infrastructure at Egnyte
  • Expanding and improving automation harness for both efficiency and ease of use
  • Work with our Security and other Engineering teams to design and implement cloud security solutions in the organization
  • Providing Security assistance to other Egnyte teams in case of security-related topics
  • Defining security strategy within the company
  • Leading security efforts between several project/product lines



  • A problem solver at heart who’s always looking to improve (both tech and processes)
  • Team player who understands the value of cooperation
  • You thrive by identifying important work and doing it without explicit direction
  • Always learning new things and share this passion with those around you
  • You have a positive can-do attitude



  • 8+ years of total cloud engineering (AWS, Azure, GCP)  experience
  • 3+ years of working experience in a Google Cloud Platform (GCP)-based environment, working in a security-focused role.
  • Thorough understanding of the Cloud Security threat landscape
  • Experience working in the Security as Code paradigm with both OSS as well as enterprise-grade tools
  • Practical ability to script a PoC on the fly. The weapon of choice is strongly task-dependent but most of the time Python is preferred.
  • Expertise in conducting Threat Modeling sessions and ability to co-design secure by default systems.
  • In-depth understanding of Linux primitives (Cgroups, namespaces, etc.) and hands-on administration experience (RHEL)
  • Worked with and secured managed Kubernetes platforms such as GKE, EKS, or AKS
  • A strong technical background in build and release environments, with experience with CI/CD tools such as Gitlab, Jenkins, Puppet
  • Experience deploying, maintaining, and operating Cloud Security tools like Sysdig, Lacework, etc.
  • Knowledge of information security concepts and technologies such as IDS, internet gateways, SIEM, HIDS, NIDS, web application firewalls, and vulnerability management tools
  • Networking experience: load balancing, network security, standard network protocols


  • Track record of knowledge-sharing prowess (presenting at conferences/meetups, mentoring)
  • Industry-recognized certifications such as GCP PCSE, CCSK, CCSP, CKA, CKS, GCPN, GCSA


  • Salary depending on skills and experience,
  • Flexible forms of employment and working hours
  • Great office space overlooking Lake Malta. We enjoy working there, but if you live too far away to visit Poznań regularly, that’s totally fine. We know how to effectively work in a hybrid/remote model and will figure out a way for you to comfortably do your best work
  • Stock options
  • Your own Egnyte account with lifetime access (2 TB of storage)
  • 4000 PLN Gross conference budget per person and additional 4 training days each year
  • MyBenefit: you can choose a MultiSport card or gift card every month
  • Private medical healthcare
  • In-house English classes



At Egnyte, we celebrate our differences and thrive on our diversity for our employees, our products, our customers, our investors, and our communities. Egnyters are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work and to appreciate the many differences that collectively make Egnyte a higher-performing company and a great place to be.