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Sr Cloud Engineer - Remote

Posted 28 days ago

Title: Sr Cloud Engineer
Type: Contract-to-Hire - 6 months
Location: Remote 

Our client is seeking a Sr Cloud Engineer. 
The Sr. Cloud Engineer will function as the network cloud security SME.  The role is responsible for the analysis, assessment, automation, development and architecture for Cloud and On-Prem network security solutions. This highly visible role acts as the cloud security liaison between other business units. This role is hands-on with design and implementation of various cloud security architectures. A broad, generalist knowledge of cloud security infrastructure knowledge in public cloud infrastructure and automation.  Some examples include multi-VPC / multi-VNet transit architecture with a security overlay, securing third-party or partner cloud connectivity, securing ingress/egress Internet patterns and securing both data in-flight and at rest. Must be able to lead and steer a meeting for design and have good design skills/experience representing these design concepts to various infrastructure and security teams.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Able to leverage advanced network architecture for design of complex cloud topologies
  • Architecting solutions and engineering implementation of cloud Internet facing applications
  • Architecting solutions and engineering the automation and implementation of cloud applications
  • Function as the SME for cloud security architectures
  • Able to leverage various vendor solutions that are used to secure various architectures
  • Identify and determine priority for any network security gaps
  • Mentors and educates other Network Engineers for security standard best practices
  • Works with security teams to build and/or steer processes for identifying and remediating vulnerabilities and risk
  • Serve as point of escalation point for cloud security solutions

  • 5 years Cloud design and engineering experience
  • 5+ years’ experience on securing Internet-facing applications
  • 5 years of experience working with Public Cloud technologies including AWS or Microsoft Azure
  • Able to automate and deploy code.  Will leverage DevOps scripting and automation using tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, Python, Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Ability to explain previous security solutions that leveraged technologies such as DLP, WAF, DDOS, IPS/IDS or end-point security
  • Able to articulate comprehensive understanding of SSL, decryption, encapsulation, tokenization and inspection philosophy’s
  • Preferred knowledge in Palo Cloud tools such as SOAR, Twistlock, Redlock and Prisma Access