Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Tampa, Florida

Open to Remote

Full Time

$115k - $145k

Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Company Overview: A cloud-native health-tech startup based in Tampa Bay is hiring for a senior cloud security engineer. This is an opportunity to join a growing team in the healthcare space that has invested a lot into their security efforts. You would be on a robust team of engineers and architects and have a lot of growth potential.

Position: Senior Azure Cloud Security Engineer

Location: Tampa, FL (Open to Remote)


  • Lead the design, implementation, and management of security measures for our Azure cloud infrastructure, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate security best practices into the entire development lifecycle, from design to deployment.
  • Conduct risk assessments and vulnerability management, implementing strategies to mitigate and remediate identified security risks.
  • Develop and enforce security policies, procedures, and standards related to Azure cloud services and health data protection.
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents, conduct investigations, and implement incident response procedures as needed.
  • Design and implement identity and access management (IAM) solutions for secure access control.
  • Stay abreast of the latest Azure cloud security trends, threats, and vulnerabilities, and implement proactive measures to address emerging risks.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior members of the security team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field. Advanced certifications such as CISSP, Azure Security Engineer, or related certifications are highly desirable.
  • Proven experience in designing, implementing, and managing security in Azure cloud environments, with a focus on health technology or healthcare industry experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of Azure security services, including Azure Active Directory, Azure Key Vault, Azure Security Center, and Azure Sentinel.
  • Strong understanding of health data security and compliance requirements, such as HIPAA and HITRUST.
  • Experience with security automation and scripting using tools like PowerShell or Azure CLI.
  • Familiarity with DevSecOps principles and integrating security into CI/CD pipelines.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to convey complex security concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in guiding and mentoring security teams.


  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Retirement savings plans and company matching.
  • Flexible work arrangements, including remote options.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuous learning.

Posted by: Stephen Calandra

Specialization: Security - Cloud

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