Cloud Security Engineer - Azure

cloud service provider, azure, cloud access security broker, fedramp, elasticsearch, spunk, redhat, cissp, mcsa, mcsd
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking a Cloud Security Engineer who has experience engineering, and implementing security solutions for IaaS, SaaS, and PaaS offerings in federal environments. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market. This position supports the DHS Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program implementing automated security capabilities to improve the security posture across all Federal Departments and Agencies. This is a unique opportunity to implement, manage, and operate enterprise security capabilities across 9 separate and distinct federal Departments and Agencies.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Engineer enterprise-class security technologies covering Azure Cloud Service Provider (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) offerings for federal agencies
  • Build solutions to identify existing agency data within cloud environments and the security controls in place to properly monitor and protect this information
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats
  • Engineer automated mechanisms to report on Cloud Service Provider status for items of concern such as vulnerability status, incident response interactions, forensic activities, integration of security logs into the Agency toolsets, etc.
  • Develop security engineering elements to mitigate threats as they emerge
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Communication and ability to train users in implementation or conversion of systems

Required Skills

  • Experience with industry standard security and engineering architecture frameworks
  • Experience with Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) technologies
  • Understanding of FedRAMP requirements and cloud-based security controls
  • A minimum of five years of experience with cyber architecture teams on projects similar to the size, scope, and complexity of enterprise level environments
  • Demonstrated experience in security solution design using existing and emerging technologies to achieve enterprise solutions
  • Experience working with Security Authorization requirements, developing and enhancing the security risk posture, and analysis and reporting of IT security metrics
  • Experience with integration layer technologies including Splunk,RedHat FUSE and Elasticsearch
  • Experience with maintaining data feeds and normalizing data

Education Requirement

  • Bachelor s Degree preferred

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 5+ years in total; 3 years working directly with Cloud Service Provider technologies

Certification Requirement

  • Microsoft Azure Cloud Certification such as MCSA Cloud Platform, MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure or MCSD Azure Solutions Architect


  • Reston, VA

Security Clearance

  • Must be clearable to DHS EOD
  • Secret clearance preferred

Posted By

John Rafique

Dice Id : 91085370
Position Id : 6218005
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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