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Cloud Security Engineer (Senior)

Hanover, Maryland


Full Time

$165k - $175k

A Cloud Security Engineer position is available at a local defense company, aligning with their transition to a comprehensive cloud environment. The role incorporates cloud configurations, controls, vulnerability management, and building out a zero-trust environment The position strikes a balance between high-level strategic planning and hands-on keyboard tasks, offering opportunities for career advancement. This role, based in Maryland, follows a hybrid working schedule (once a week).

The company is seeking ideal candidates with a minimum of 3 years of robust experience in cloud security, preferably in AWS. A background in zero trust in the cloud and data security is anticipated, along with expertise in vulnerability management, creating cloud formation templates, and other technical skills. If you are looking to hone your cloud skills, grow professionally and expand your engineering skills, this is the role for you.

**Security Clearance required Required Skills & Experience
  • 6+ years’ experience in cyber security
  • 4 years’ experience in the cloud (AWS, Azure, or Microsoft)
  • 1+ years’ experience in AWS cloud security
  • Able to build and secure cloud and zero-trust
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, cyber security, or related field
  • Certification in one or more of the following: AWS, AZ, CCSK
What You Will Be Doing Tech Breakdown
  • 80% cloud security
  • 20% zero trust
Daily Responsibilities
  • 80% hands on
  • 20% automation
  • 100% team collaboration

Posted by: Alexis Chopek

Specialization: Security - Cloud