Cloud Security Engineer

Permanent | Austin | $170,000 | REF: 4116

Cloud Security Engineer

ShortList have a partnered with a Global Leader in Automation in their search for a Cloud Security Engineer.


  • Continuous monitoring & testing of security systems.
  • Optimize cloud security tools.
  • Recognize, define, raise awareness & reduce system weakness/vulnerability
  • Monitor risks to security & report on threats
  • Collaborate with development teams to contribute to DevOps practices.


  • Deep understanding of AWS/Microsoft Azure
  • Ability to build & deploy secure solutions and automate CI/CD security
  • Ability to secure virtual machines & implement hardening controls
  • Understanding of Defender for Cloud & Sentinel or AWS Inspector & GuardDuty
  • Ability to perform security automation & configuration of cloud native tools
  • Good understanding of penetration testing tools (Kali Linux, Burp Suite, Nessus etc)
  • Ability to explain technical topics in straightforward terms
  • Security certs are advantageous

Who you are

  • Ability to work on initiative
  • Motivated to continually learn and build skill set
  • Team player willing to discuss ideas/solutions
  • Passionate about security practices

The successful Cloud Security Engineer will be passionate about cybersecurity and will be supported in their pursuit to gain new skills whilst contributing to a globally successful product.

In return, the successful Cloud Security Engineer will receive a generous salary complete with a strong benefits package including 401k, full health coverage, flex vacation policy and more.

If you are passionate about security and have a "get it done" attitude this is the job for you!

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