Full-Time

Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Mid-Atlantic region, Remote in VA, MD, PA, NC, DE, NJ, Or DC

Posted on 4/30/2024

GuidePoint Security

GuidePoint Security

501-1,000 employees

Provides cybersecurity guidance and integration services

Cybersecurity
Consulting

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
PowerShell
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Python
Communications
AWS
Terraform
Development Operations (DevOps)
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • At least 3 years of experience working in Cloud Security with Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, or GCP.
  • Experience with Cloud Security tools like: Wiz.io, Orca, Lacework, Trivy, Aqua, Ermetic or Prisma Cloud
  • Experience with integrating tools into development pipelines such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Etc.
  • Understanding of a broad range of Cloud Security issues as well as their mitigation strategies
  • Understanding of Cloud Security-related vulnerabilities
  • Experience developing code in Terraform, Python, PowerShell, Rego, and other languages.
  • Written communication skills for written interactions with clients
  • Strong communication skills include articulating thoughts and refining complex problems into digestible information clearly.
  • Ability to manage time independently while handling multiple projects concurrently.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or information Security preferred
  • Cloud Security certifications are preferred
Responsibilities
  • Perform implementation of CNAPP and CSPM tools in multi-account AWS and Azure environments.
  • Implement IaC scanning tools within the CI/CD Pipelines.
  • Develop Infrastructure as code in Cloud Formation or Terraform.
  • Develop custom control checks within CNAPP Platforms using JSON, REGO, or Terraform.
  • Analysis – identifies and evaluates potential threats and vulnerabilities to the public cloud environments network, applications, infrastructure, and systems.
  • Issue Resolution – leads the resolution of identified issues in public cloud environments.
  • Deep understanding of Kubernetes and microservices security best practices.
  • Performs container registry scanning.
  • Reviewing and creating metrics, KPIs, and KRIs to track overall cloud security posture.
  • Create, maintain, and update runbooks for cloud configuration checks.
  • Assess the overall security posture of cloud security infrastructure and workloads.
  • Advise customers on Cloud security best practices.

GuidePoint Security specializes in providing expert guidance for navigating the cyber landscape, offering services that include insights into the evolving threat landscape and aligning product decisions with resource capacity. They also assist with product comparisons and integration to optimize cybersecurity resources, focusing on technologies such as threat intelligence, security assessments, and cybersecurity product integration.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Herndon, Virginia

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

23%

2 year growth

57%
INACTIVE