AWS Cloud Security Engineer


: $118,140.00 - $187,860.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Location: New York, NY, US

Job Number: R0054710

AWS Cloud Security Engineer

Key Role:

Work as a Cloud security engineer with a team to define security frameworks for complex deployments in the Amazon Cloud. Participate in architecture reviews of IAAS, PAAS, and SASS usage by the client. Handle green fields and pre-built deployments. Provide input on proper securing of services used in AWS deployments. Comprehend key security concepts, including usage of Key Management Service (KMS) keys, Identity and Access Management (IAM) policies, IAM roles, Secured Network Architectures, and CIS foundation best practices. Collaborate with different teams and projects and grow and manage the relationship with team members. This position may be located throughout the nation, including San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, Charlotte, Denver, Houston, Dallas, NYC, and the DC Metro area, and will require travel up to 90% of the time to client sites.

Basic Qualifications:

-7+ years of experience with IT or Cybersecurity

-2+ years of experience with AWS

-Experience with automation using CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Chef, or Puppet and Lambda, CloudTrail, Config, CloudWatch, IAM, or KMS

-Experience with architecting complex IT systems, including operating systems, networks, firewalls, and load balancers

-Experience with Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Visio

-Knowledge of Cloud security fundamentals or Cyber threats as they relate to Cloud

-Knowledge of DevOps principals

-Ability to learn new concepts and technologies quickly

-Ability to travel up to 90% of the time

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with HIPAA, NIST, and PCI standards a plus

-MA, MS, or MBA degree

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CMCL * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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