Cloud Security Engineer USA

  • Full Time
  • USA

Peritus Inc

Position Cloud Security Engineer

Industry: Information Technology & Services

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 10+ years.

Qualification: Degree/Certification

Company: Peritus Inc

Location: Remote, USA.


Cloud Security Engineer


  • Availability: Immediate
  • US Citizen/Green Card Holders only

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience: 5+ years IT Cyber Security experience.
  • Must include 3 + years’ experience in a Cloud-centric role; including security engineering, incident response, and/or penetration testing with cyber security controls for cloud environments such as AWS, GCP, and/or Azure.
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing, and programming applications and ample experience in high level programming languages such as C++, C#, Java, Python, Visual Basic.
  • Micro services and container technologies including Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Development, Deployment, and Automation of security solutions with CI/CD in AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.
  • Cloud automation tools such as Terraform, Cloud Formation, Azure DevOps, Ansible, etc.
  • 0365 Security and Azure Information Probation.
  • One or more of the programming/script languages and platforms such as Java, JavaScript, Python, Go, Bash, PowerShell etc.
  • Familiarity using AWS Cloud Services (EC2, DynamoDB, API Gateway, RDS, Lambda, CloudFront, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, Route 53, etc.)
  • Familiarity using Azure Security Tools (Defender ATP, Azure Sentinel, Azure ATP, Office 365 security, security center, Defender for Identity, Defender for endpoint
  • Must be available for on-call rotation for afterhours and weekend support.
  • Apply adept understanding and experience with systems automation platforms and technologies.
  • Partake in efforts that shape the organization’s security policies and standards for use in cloud environments.
  • Collaborate with application developers and database administrators to deliver creative solutions to difficult technology challenges and business requirements.
  • Interpret security and technical requirements into business requirements and communicate security risks to relevant stakeholders ranging from business leaders to engineers
  • Execute security architectures for cloud cloud/hybrid systems.
  • Provide direction and support to the IT Security Team, addressing security related issues and projects.
  • Creates design documentation and runbooks for new and existing platforms as needed for knowledge transfer to other staff.
  • Contribute and be active participant in achieving – Departmental goals, SLA attainment, and Corporate TAT (Turn-around time).

Certification: It is important that applicants for the cloud security engineer position have CISSP or equivalent cloud security-related industry certifications (Azure Security Engineer/AWS Associate or higher Certification)

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