Cloud Security Engineer

(FISMA/FedRAMP/PCI DSS/HIPPA), DBProtect, Vulnerability Experience
Part Time
$80,000 - $100,000
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


GDS Inc. is currently seeking an Cloud Security Engineer to support our
cloud security team responsible for the managed security services and
maintenance of our customer s cloud-based infrastructures. Candidate will
need to guide/assist individuals as they evaluate the overall cyber security
posture and develop security compliance and advisory alerts based upon
emerging threats. The right candidate will contribute to system design,
capacity planning, operations and maintenance, implementation and
sustainment activities across development, staging and production
environments and work closely with operations, engineering and Program
Managers to ensure proper and timely service delivery of customer s
solutions and services.
Additional responsibilities include:
Develop, implement, and continually improve system and network
monitoring and alerting capabilities and procedures
Provide support of applications including escalation and system
performance of production platforms
Perform systems analysis and tuning to ensure optimal operating
systems response for multi-user applications
Support operational threat analysis based upon log correlation tools
Support contingency and incident response activities
Develop monthly and quarterly reports based upon system and
network monitoring and alerting capabilities
Develop risk management framework information assurance
Recommend improvements; maintain/monitor production and non-
production systems to ensure infrastructure performs at maximum
Write knowledge base documents to improve operations, SOP and
contribute to IT organization

Required Skills
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing from a technical
Ability to work with customer stakeholders and analyze vulnerability
scan data
Nessus, TwistLock and other security tools installation, configuration,
scanning, and management abilities
Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications
Ability to analyze emerging cyber security threats and applicability to
customer environments
Proactive, self-motivated target driven for service delivery
Skills in presenting and communicating with customers
Ability and willingness to continually learn and enhance capabilities

Required Experience
Must possess 3-5 years cyber security or information assurance
experience, with a preference for supporting a Security Operations
Must possess 3-5 years of experience with Risk Management
Framework and compliance activities (FISMA, FedRAMP, PCI DSS,
At least 2 years prior experience using vulnerability scanning tools:
Nessus, Acunetix and DBProtect
At least 2 years of experience with vulnerability/risk analysis
Experience with Unix, Linux or Windows operating systems;
comfortable on the command line interface
Cloud or virtualization experience is preferred but not required
ElasticSearch or Splunk experience is preferred but not required Job

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Position Id : 5971752
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