Cloud Senior Security Engineer

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $120,000 - $140,000 per year
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Cloud Senior Security Engineer

job summary:
Our client is seeking a Cloud Senior Security Engineer to ensure the security of our Venue Virtual Data Room product in Azure. You will conduct penetration tests, and design, write, deploy and support new security tool implementations. You will design and write security enhancements for Venue cloud infrastructure and services in Azure. You will also design and implement automated security tests.

location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $120,000 - 140,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelors
What you will do

  • Perform technical security assessments on Venue, its mobile and web clients, and software architecture and design
  • Perform penetration tests on Venue and third-party elements
  • Produce reports meeting standards of clarity, brevity, and correctness describing vulnerabilities, the testing process used, and recommended remediation
  • Advise and lead developers to ensure best practice remediation
  • Develop threat models and execute regular security reviews against Venue
  • Implement new security tools and frameworks applying DevOps methodologies towards systems management, treating infrastructure as code
  • Be aware of industry trends with respect to security issues
  • Maintain and create secure development practices and programs for our engineering teams and external developers; identify risk in code, processes, and architecture
  • Conduct research to identify new attack vectors against Venue
  • Act as primary owner for multiple compliance controls and ensure their constraints are met in software design and implementation
  • Ability to discover new and interesting security problems as well as fix them
  • Understand offensive techniques/tactics and be able to prioritize mitigation techniques or technologies accordingly
  • Estimate and be accountable to software development timelines
Required Experience and Skills

  • 5-7 years of experience in application security and/or software engineering with a focus on security related features, network penetration, network tools, malware analysis, breach response, incident response, security automation, advanced penetration testing methodologies, and/or cloud security
  • Experience securing cloud applications in Azure, AWS, or Google
  • Experience in securing data at rest and in transit (TLS, AES, SHA)
  • Experience testing and application support for new browser technologies with respect to security and privacy
  • Experience leading the technical aspects of an Application Security or Software Engineering Team
  • Outstanding work ethic with a passion for software product security
  • Strong understanding of web application vulnerabilities
  • Proficient in at least one programming language (e.g. C++, C#, Java)
  • At least 5 years experience working on cross-functional projects
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills ? Experience with small teams that move fast
  • Willing and able to set and meet delivery deadlines
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Math, or Computer/Electrical Engineering
skills: Nice to haves

  • Experience with modern automated test frameworks and Continuous Integration
  • Simplicity is your goal - even when it takes more work to achieve that goal

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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