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Specialist Security Engineer (Cloud) (JP8149)

Tampa, FL · Information Technology
Job Title:  Specialist Security Engineer (Cloud) (JP8149)
Location: Tampa, FL.  33607 (Remote Pending Lifting of COVID Restrictions)
Employment Type:  Contract
Business Unit: GIP Security Architecture
Duration: 1 years (with likely extensions)
Posting Date: 1/22/21
3 Key Consulting is hiring a Specialist Security Engineer for a consulting engagement with our direct client, a leading global biopharmaceutical company.
Job Description:
*Candidate will be remote until site re opens then mandatory to be on site in Tampa
*Must have 4+ years of IT security experience, Ideally Pharma/Biotech but open to any industry
*Please submit candidate at market rate for review
Client is searching for a CW Cloud Security Engineer who will be reporting into the Global Information Protection Organization at client and will be based in Tampa, FL, at client’s Capability Center.
As a Specialist Cloud Security Engineer, you will be working with the Cloud Security Program helping advance AWS Cloud governance and audit posture, providing remediation strategies and executing project activities to complete tactical objectives. You will play a key role in designing, deploying and maintaining solutions, automate security assessments, audits, policy and standard enforcements, and more.
Job Responsibilities
  • Management and implementation of technologies and processes relating to assigned Global Information Protection capability including issue identification and resolution, integration with other tools, documentation, gap assessment, gap resolution and continuous improvement of the capability.
  • Keep up-to-date, make recommendations, and participate in the implementation and continuous improvement of technologies and services in assigned information security domains.
  • Work with and provide guidance to Security Operations and other Global Information Protection team activities on security strategies, processes, response and technologies.
  • Support Incident Response on security incidents including contributing to mock security incident exercises.
  • Define, provide, and improve measurement and analysis on the assigned services including the use of appropriate applications and tools for reporting.
  • Participate in projects or initiatives where an IS Security Engineer is needed with a focus on ensuring inclusion of information security requirements.
  • Participate in proactive research and provide recommendations for continuous improvement on information security technologies, processes and services.
  • Develop, implement, and sustain operational scripts, data structures, libraries and programming code that optimize security in emergent compute patterns with diverse applications throughout the global environment.
  • Analyze, design, develop and operate programs, shell scripts, tests, and infrastructure automation capabilities in an advanced security context.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with analysts, engineers, data scientists to achieve continuous improvement in cyber defense/resilience.
Why is the Position Open?
New position, additional workload.
Top Must-Have Skill Sets:
  • Security background.
  • Savvy of Amazon web services cloud.
  • Good working knowledge of KMS, Encryption Technologies, Cryptographic Keys and usage.
  • Ability to be a quick learner & flexible.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree or Bachelors and 4 year of Information Systems and/or Computer Science experience.
  • Comprehensive experience with Amazon AWS, understanding of Identity and Access Management, Data Protection, Secure DevOps, Security Operations, and other security domains for Cloud.
  • Working/Emerging knowledge of Enterprise Cloud Solutions across IaaS, PaaS & SaaS. This may include: AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Cloud Foundry, Salesforce, Microsoft Office 365, Box, etc.
  • Emerging Knowledge of Identity Governance, Cloud SOC/SIEM, Key Management & Encryption, Public, Private and Hybrid cloud solutions.
  • Good working knowledge of KMS, Encryption Technologies, Cryptographic Keys and usage.
  • Good hand-on experience with AWS foundation services related to compute, network, storage, content delivery, administration and security, deployment and management, automation technologies.
  • Technical experience should have Strong micro services programming (AWS Lambda, Docker, etc.)
  • Experience using AWS Cloud Services (EC2, DynamoDB, API Gateway, RDS, Lambda, CloudFront, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, Route 53, etc.)
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing and programming applications and RESTFUL Services in an AWS Cloud environment Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability.
  • Experience in one of the following: Java/Node.js/Python/JSON policy language.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team-oriented, placing priority on the successful completion of team goals.
  • Self-starter with a high degree of initiative.
  • CISSP or equivalent security-related industry certifications.
  • AWS Certified Professional or higher.
Employee Value Proposition:
Access to the latest cutting edge technology.
Red Flags:
Lack of security/cloud experience
Interview process:
Video Skype Panel Interview
3KC Talent Acquisition Team
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