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AWS Security Engineer

Are you a passionate AWS professional with extensive experience building and automating platform infrastructure and services? We're searching for a talented individual to join our team.

You'll be an integral part of our platform team, collaborating closely with our talented architects, developers and engineers.

Key Activities

  • Develop and maintain secure and reliable cloud infrastructure OS patching.
  • Support and develop underlying AWS and Kubernetes infrastructure and services for security hardening
  • Implementation of ransomware resilient backups.

· Work with other teams to ensure compliance with Security Hub and Kubernetes Gatekeeper policies and troubleshoot technical security issues.

· Validating AWS services against CIS and AWS FSBP benchmarks.

· Practical experience analysing cloud infrastructure vulnerabilities to understand and communicate risks, concerns and outcomes of decisions.

· Detecting security misconfigurations with EKS deployments.

· Work with CI/CD and IaC to deploy common infrastructure and services on AWS and Kubernetes.

· Segment networks to simplify administration and reduce blast radius.

· Segment accounts and IAM permission sets to implement least privilege access.

· Implement IAM automation using IdentityNow and SSO using AWS Identity Center.

· Implement privileged access management including protecting privileged accounts and SSH keys using Cyberark.

· Implement and optimize web application security using AWS WAF and CDNs.

· Management of application and service credentials using AWS Secrets Manager and Cyberark.

· Stay on top of the latest security trends and develop expertise in emerging cloud security technologies.

What we are looking for

· AWS Security Specialist level or equivalent experience (ideally 4 years+ working with AWS and security).

  • Good knowledge of Linux distributions and Linux security fundamentals.
  • Security risk management and risk assessment using CVSS (Common Vulnerability Scoring System) and CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures).

· Demonstrable background in AWS networking including VPCs, transit gateways, routing, direct connect, network firewall, NGFW and WAF.

· Experience creating hardened golden AMIs using Hashicorp packer or EC2 image builder.

· Experience of at least one programming language (ideally Python) and creating AWS Lambda functions.

· Good understanding of AWS security best practices including:

  • Strong knowledge of IAM and service control policies (SCP).
    • AWS Config Rules and Remediations
    • General AWS security best practices including the AWS Foundational Security Best Practices (FSBP) standard.
    • Vulnerability management including common vulnerabilities and exposures.
    • AWS WAF
  • Familiarity with Docker, CI/CD and integration testing.
  • Good understanding of AWS microservices platforms and associated services including EKS, EC2 Worker Nodes, ECS, ECR, Inspector and CloudMap.
  • Good understanding of the CNCF landscape which contains common cloud native open source projects and proprietary products.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders

Extra information

Startdate: ASAP

Contract : 6 Months Contract

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Samy Hawari


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