Cloud Security Engineer (Azure)

Cloud Security Engineer (Azure)

Whitehall Resources are currently looking for a Cloud Security Engineer (Azure) located in London for an initia 6 Month Contract.

**This role has been deemed as INSIDE of IR35**

Role Description:
At a minimum you must have:
– Have good hands on Engineer level knowledge of at least 1 cloud provider (2 preferred )
– Cloud DevOps using Terraform experience – (To test IaC scanning capabilities in IDE, Pipelines and deploy resources in the cloud accounts)
– Intermediate python programming experience – to decode existing rulesets and test any python controls integration with the tools.
– Minimal understanding of cloud security concepts.
– Experience in a formal project delivery environment.

Detailed JD:
– Cloud Services security engineering experience: GCP/AWS/Azure/AliCloud or equivalent experience
– Proper understand of cloud components and differences from on-prem environment
– +2 Years of experience in the cybersecurity industry, knowledge of security engineering based on the organisational security issues
– +2 Years of experience with one or more general purpose programming languages is a MUST: Java, C/C++, Python, JavaScript (Python is a plus)
– Composition of detective, preventative and corrective controls from engineering perspective
– Experience with engineering consulting for cloud-migrated projects, micro-services architectures and public-facing applications
– Proven experience of Cybersecurity organization practices, operations risk management processes, , engineering threats and requirement, vulnerabilities management, including incident response methodologies
– Ability to provide direction and hands-on experience of security use cases and requirements
– Ability to produce hardened configuration standards for cloud services
– Proven experience of CI/CD pipeline building
– Familiar with source repositories (GitHub, GitLab, BitBucket)
– Configuration management tools experience (Ansible, terraform, CloudFormation)
– Continuous Integration solutions experience (Jenkins/Bamboo/GitLab CI)
– Knowledge of CSPM/CWPP/CNAPP solutions is a plus
– Understanding of industry standards, regulations, benchmarks and other ethics related to the financial technology industry
– A proven track record working within an enterprise scale organisation
– Threat modelling and security issues investigation experience
– DevOps methodology and experience with agile task management and scrum solutions (Jira/Confluence)
– Understanding of software vulnerabilities and vulnerability remediation
– SQL knowledge and management of database services is a plus
– Proven leadership experience


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.