Senior Platform Security Engineer

Senior Platform Security Engineer
Full Time
$120,000 - $150,000
Work from home available

Job Description

***We are unable to sponsor for this permanent full-time role**

***Position is bonus eligible***

Prestigious Financial Company is currently seeking a Senior Platform Security Engineer. Candidate will support the architecture, design and governance of a secure infrastructure ecosystem, focused on automation and proactive IaaS security best practices in collaboration with other teams.


  • Collaborate with development, operations and infrastructure teams to analyze security change control Processes, Controls and Guardrails
  • Search for opportunities to integrate and automate security best practices within processes to deliver secure software and infrastructure
  • Support cloud infrastructure teams with security observation remediation and proactive strategy to improve security posture
  • Work to reduce cycle time on remediating security observations within cloud and enterprise platform teams
  • Support automation for any security-related objectives within IT
  • Assess the production security readiness of services we plan to deploy
  • Support operationalization of shared security services and tools to improve automated monitoring capabilities
  • Contribute to the team’s continuous improvement through research, retrospectives, discussion groups and performing architecture assessments
  • This role will provide hands on support architecting cloud security technologies, native AWS monitoring and auditing services, and improved cloud security governance and control
  • This role is expected to demonstrate exceptionally strong ethics, integrity and be accountable for their actions
  • This candidate must be driven, a stellar communicator, enthusiastic and have the desire to stay ahead of today’s emerging threats and actor techniques
  • The ideal candidate will have strong attention to detail, be motivated to collaborate with stakeholders across Security and IT teams and keep current on regulatory/compliance demands on our company (e.g. CIS, NIST, etc)



  • Cloud engineering and assessment experience, and training with focus on development of secure enterprise solutions
  • Strong familiarity with enterprise technologies; strong technical background and understanding of security-related technologies
  • Good applicable knowledge of policy and procedure development, systems analysis, Information Assurance (IA) policy, vulnerability management, and risk management
  • Understanding of Identity access management and Privileged Account Management ideologies and have some experience with key industry toolsets
  • Understanding of Public Key Infrastructure and Cloud Based Technologies
  • Strong architectural understanding of security landscape and trending technologie
  • Proficient in creating content with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
  • Proficient in basic document management in a Microsoft SharePoint or similar environment
  • Understanding and experience utilizing Cloud Services and Architecture (AWS / Azure)
  • Ability to learn and review Infrastructure as code (Terraform / Hashi Vault)

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience managing infrastructure in public cloud environments like AWS (preferred), Azure or Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience providing visibility using monitoring and alerting tools like Splunk
  • Experience with Terraform, Infrastructure as code
  • Programming/scripting experience in languages like Java, Bash, Python or Go
  • Experience with using Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools like Jenkins, Travis, Harness, Spinnaker, Appveyor, CodeBuild or CodePipeline
  • Experience with cloud/technology deployments in general
  • Experience with NIST CSF/COBIT and related control framework
  • Experience with IT-security/risk/governance
  • Excellent proficiency in network, application, wireless and physical security
  • Experience with dedicated document management tools (e.g., DMS, PolicyTech)
  • Experience with using ServiceNow
  • Experience with encryption technologies and products (Key Management / Certificate Management)
  • Exposure to IAM and PAM services and applications (CyberArk / ForgeRock / Sailpoint)
  • BS in Computer Science, Information Management, Information Security or other comparable technical degree from an accredited college/university OR equivalent work experience
  • 5+ Years’ experience in Information Assurance or Information Security environment
  • Security-related certifications (AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Security Specialty, etc.)
  • CISSP, Cloud Based Certifications and PKI Foundational certifications
Dice Id : napil006
Position Id : CJ-SecPlatTx
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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