Information Security Engineer

Cloud Security
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 6 Months
Depends on Experience

Job Description

For this role, you will bring 2+ years of experience in cybersecurity with a focus on cloud security in an enterprise setting. You’ll have a background as a cloud security engineer or other closely related security engineering role, and strong experience with cloud security, platforms, and services. You’ll have a working knowledge of cloud-native security products and tools in major cloud providers (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, others). Intermediate dev-ops/continuous delivery and automation expertise to manage the transition to DevSecOps. You will have a very strong understanding of networking concepts with an emphasis on security-related technologies, and experience designing and implementing cloud-based security technologies – including but not limited to cloud design, container security, Web & Database protections, IAM protections, Data Protection, log management and alerting, and API security.

1.      The Cloud Security Engineer will be responsible for designing, implementing, securing, maintaining, and continuously improving cloud-based systems and networks. They will be responsible for the operations of secure cloud infrastructure, the security platforms and software across a variety of domains and environments. They will install, maintain and upgrade the organization’s cloud computing environment and core infrastructure.

2.      Implement, deploy, and maintain security access solutions and update current identity and security access solutions to include the cloud-based solutions.

3.      Research and design security solutions for new technologies across all platforms and environments.

4.      Investigate changes/updates in current security solutions as well as the Cyber security industry and implement best practices in design and delivery.

5.      Answer general inquiries regarding information security practice or security access.

6.      Write technical specifications for procurement and implementation of security appliances and software products.

7.      Perform required activities to resolve open audit issues.

8.      Provide input for Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and Metrics reporting.

9.      Write and review policies/procedures for audit and regulatory compliance as necessary.

10.  Recommend procedural changes to enhance the Security Team. Identify opportunities to automate or streamline current processes.

11.  Troubleshoot and resolve security system access issues.

12.  Execute scans and reports related to vulnerability and configuration management.

13.  Participate in IR exercises.

14.  Participate in API security initiatives.

15.  Develop security related automation.

·         Bachelor’s degree and four years of experience in Information Technology/Information Services, work.

·         Experience granting role-based access within applications and enforcing a least privilege model.Candidate needs experience in securing, implementing, managing and maintaining solutions in one of the following cloud provider environments: AWS, Google Cloud Platform, OCI or Azure.

·         Understanding of best practices on how to secure those environments as well as staying up with the latest trends and risks to cloud platforms.

·         Proficiency in secure coding/scripting and automation.

·         Desire to grow as a multi-domain security SME.

·         Familiarity with IT Audit lifecycle and frameworks.

·         Familiarity with multiple operating systems and various hardening techniques.

·         Have an Understanding of change control practices and experience building solutions in lab/dev environments, producing test cases, etc.

·         Intermediate understanding of Linux and Windows.

·         Strong understanding of cloud computing concepts.

·         Familiarity with various cybersecurity techniques and principles, such as forensics, threat hunting, penetration testing, threat intelligence, Federated Identity Management, and/or data loss prevention.

Dice Id : 91102852
Position Id : 7384486
Originally Posted : 6 months ago
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