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Ref No.: 17-12792
Location: Tampa, Florida

AWS Cloud Security Engineer
Onsite in Tampa, FL
12+ Month Contract

The Senior Cloud Security Engineer, considered a security and technical expert in cloud security technology, architects, designs, systems implementation and integration with deep, specialized knowledge of Amazon Web Services. The Engineer will be responsible for designing and delivering security solutions in Cloud infrastructure based on Cloud security standards, governance and control practices. Conducts technical research when necessary to contribute to setting cloud security direction and strategy. Assists others on own team, or other teams where applicable, on cloud security projects or security-relevant tasks on technical projects.

Must Have:

-Expert Knowledge in Information as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS).

-AWS certification and Strong Communication skills is a must.

-Experience in scripting languages like Python, Unix Shell (bash/ksh), etc. and build/deployment tools like Jenkins, Chef, puppet would be a great plus.

-Acts as a subject matter expert (SME) for security tools, applications and processes, including IBM QRadar, Rapid7 Nexpose, IBM Guardium, Splunk, PKI, Tripwire EA, Symantec DLP, FireEye HX/NX/EX, RSA Security Analytics

Principal Responsibilities:
• Designs, develops and implements new cloud security technologies to support CLIENT business and technology solutions
• Create, maintain and deliver to project schedules and budgets.
• Identify, manage and maintain KPI and other metrics for core processes.
• Review and assess the current supported tools, apps and processes to determine gaps for meeting the needs of the stakeholders.
• Design and implement changes to existing security tools, applications and processes based on changes in scope or needs.
• Work directly with internal infrastructure teams to align and execute infrastructure changes to support the tools, apps and processes.
• Create process documents for operations, maintenance and integrating output from these tools into daily security operations.