Cloud Security Engineer

Information Technology Ft Myers, Florida Houston, Texas Aliso Viejo, California


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Position SummaryThe Cloud Security Engineer will be primarily responsible for protecting the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of information assets in cloud environments – SaaS, PaaS, IaaS.


  • Apply adept understanding and experience with systems automation platforms and technologies
  • Partake in efforts that shape the organization’s security policies and standards for use in cloud environments
  • Interpret security and technical requirements into business requirements and communicate security risks to relevant stakeholders ranging from business leaders to engineers
  • Direct and influence multi-disciplinary teams in implementing and operating Cyber Security controls
  • Collaborate with application developers and database administrators to deliver creative solutions to difficult technology challenges and business requirements 
  • Provide subject matter expertise on information security architecture and systems engineering to other IT and business teams
  • Execute security architectures for cloud cloud/hybrid systems
  • Responsible for automating security controls, data and processes to provide improved metrics and operational support
  • Employ cloud-based APIs when suitable to write network/system level tools for safeguarding cloud environments
  • Stay abreast of emerging security threats, vulnerabilities and controls 
  • Spot and execute new security technologies and best practices into the company’s Cloud offerings.
  • Creates design documentation and runbooks for new and existing platforms as needed for knowledge transfer to other staff.
  • Document data flows of sensitive and confidential information within the enterprise and recommend controls that adhere to company SOP and other regulatory requirements.
  • Provide direction and support to the IT Security Team, addressing security related issues and projects.
  • Track, manage, and execute audit remediation, and assist in responses to external audits, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
  • Identify and evaluate IT security risk/exposure on new and existing applications and infrastructure and provide any corrective measures required.
  • Research technologies in support of emerging security threats.
  • Mitigate security vulnerabilities by implementing applicable solutions and tools.
  • Support, manage, and enforce our change control process in order to meet our regulatory requirements.
  • Contribute and be active participant in achieving – Departmental goals, SLA attainment, and Corporate TAT (Turn-around time).
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field is preferred.
Experience: 5+ years IT Cyber Security experience
  • Must include 3 + years' experience in a Cloud-centric role; including security engineering, incident response, and/or penetration testing with cyber security controls for cloud environments such as AWS, GCP, and/or Azure.
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing, and programming applications and ample experience in high level programming languages such as C++, C#, Java, Python, Visual Basic
  • Hands on experience with the following:
  1. microservices and container technologies including Docker and Kubernetes.
  2. development, deployment, and automation of security solutions with CI/CD in AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.
  3. cloud automation tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, Azure DevOps, Ansible, etc.
  4. 0365 Security and Azure Information Probation.
  5. one or more of the programming/script languages and platforms such as Java, JavaScript, Python, Go, Bash, Powershell etc.
  • Practical knowledge of AWS and/or Azure foundation services related to compute, network, storage, content delivery, administration and security, deployment and management, automation technologies
  • Understanding of complex enterprise environments and current technology areas like cloud and mobility
  • Familiarity using AWS Cloud Services (EC2, DynamoDB, API Gateway, RDS, Lambda, CloudFront, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, Route 53, etc.)
  • Capability architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
  • DevOps know-how building and deploying infrastructure with cloud deployment, build and test automation technologies like ansible, chef, puppet, docker, jenkins, etc.
  •  Familiarity using Azure Security Tools (Defender ATP, Azure Sentinel, Azure ATP, Office 365 security, security center, Defender for Identity, Defender for endpoint
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrable teamwork skills and resourcefulness
  • Must be able to work in a biohazard environment and comply with safety policies and standards outlined in the Safety Manual
  • Must be available for on-call rotation for afterhours and weekend support.
  • Understanding of security requirements, best practices, and execution in various cloud implementation scenarios: IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
Certifications: 1 or more security-related certifications, such as CISSP, CEH, CISA, CISM, SECURITY+, OSCP, etc.
Certification: It is important that applicants for the cloud security engineer position have CISSP or equivalent cloud security-related industry certifications (Azure Security Engineer/AWS Associate or higher Certification)_____

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.