Security Engineer - Azure

Azure, Blob Storage, Azure Key Management
Full Time
$65 - $70
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


For consideration please contact Melissa McNally via

ALTA IT Services has a 6 month+ contract opening for opening for a Security Engineer with Azure experience, to support a respected health insurer in Canton, MD. There is a strong possibility for follow-on work beyond the 6 months.

Partial Remote Options Available.


  • Coordinate with IT Operations and Software Development teams to design and build secure Azure architectures and services in standardized and automatable patterns
  • Collaborate with InfoSec team to develop security requirements for Cloud infrastructure
  • Develop processes and procedures for managing and maintaining systems
  • Communicate progress, updates, and any obstacles or support requirements to InfoSec leadership


  • Hands-on experience on Microsoft Azure cloud infrastructure related to security is required, including but not limited to Blob Storage, Data Factory, Azure Key Management, Managed SQL Server, Power BI Service, Databricks, Service Bus, , Azure Security Center
  • Ability to configure Azure-specific logging for information security requirements
  • Strong background in infrastructure and networking, Windows, and Linux
  • Knowledge of network based, system level, and application layer attacks and mitigation methods, and how they apply in a Cloud environment
  • Knowledge of Azure AD, Azure AD B2C, and ADFS, specifically Azure AD role assignment and federation with third parties
  • Familiarity with PKI and certificate-based authentication
  • Ability to translate functional and technical business requirements into secure technical implementations
  • Familiarity with common compliance requirements such as FISMA, HIPAA, and PCI
  • Experience in DevOps environments and maintaining security in CI/CD pipeline a plus
  • Experience with Cloud automation such as Chef, Puppet, or Ansible a plus
  • Minimum 2 years hands-on Azure experience
  • Minimum 6 years information security experience
  • One or more common security certifications, such as CISSP, CISM, or GIAC, etc. is a plus

HOURLY RATE: $65/hr. to $70/hr. W2 C2C OK (up to $75/hr. C2C), Skype Interview OK

For consideration please contact Melissa McNally via

ALTA IT Services, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor.

Position Id : MMEXC
Originally Posted : 3 years ago
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