Ledgent Technology
Sr. Cloud Security Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-AZ-Phoenix Map
Posted: 07/31/2019
Closing: 08/30/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Ledgent Technology
Job description
No visa sponsorship or vendor submissions at this time

  • Assists in leading the Information Security Team in the design and implementation of security solutions to ensure the appropriate guidelines, policies and procedures are in place to adequately address threats and vulnerabilities.
For Cloud Security focus:
  • Oversee cloud security strategy and implementation.
  • Deploy, configure, and assess network and security configuration procedures in a PaaS/IaaS environment.
  • Determine, prioritize, evangelize, and implement security related requirements.
  • Use security tools and services to audit environment, detect issues and coordinate remediation of issues.
  • Use security tools, services, and implementation best practices to perform data protection and access control.
  • Maintain security posture with focus on HIDS, security group controls, NACLs, and IAM.
  • Perform log and FIM alert analysis to detect intrusions and attacks conducted against cloud components.
  • Work in conjunction with DevOps team to automate and streamline the security processes and procedures.
  • Design, maintain, and act as SME on tools and services that provide security controls in an AWS environment.
 Must Haves:
  • 3-5 years of experience in administration of cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Google, Openstack etc).
  • 3-5 years of experience working with AWS services such as GuardDuty, Key Management, Inspector, S3, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, Cloudtrail, AWS Config, EC2, VPC, IAM
  • Hands-on experience on Amazon AWS cloud infrastructure
  • Experience configuring AWS security groups and NACL's
  • Strong understanding of PaaS/IaaS and software defined networking
  • Strong understanding of cloud networking, operations, automation, and orchestration.
  • Previous IT experience in an infrastructure, networking, or software development role
  • Information Security certification such as AWS Certified Security, CCSP, or CCSK
  • AWS Architect, Developer, or SysOps Administrator certification
  • Experience with encryption, FIM, and vulnerability scanning solutions.
  • Experience configuring and managing OSSEC, WAZUH, Tripwire
  • Experience implementing automation to enable a continuous deployment methodology
  • Ability to translate traditional information security best practices and defense in depth approaches to virtualized/cloud based environments.

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Sr. Cloud Security Engineer