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Lead Cloud Security Engineer - AWS (NIST, ISO-27001, SIEM)

Harris Solutions
Jersey City, NJ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Skills: AWS, Network security, System security, Cloud Security, Aquasec, Inspector, Dome9, Vulnerability Management, SIEM, Identity and Access Management, Cloud and On-prem, NIST 800-53, ISO-27001 NO Relocation!!


  • The purpose of Cybersecurity Engineering and Operations is to provide best in class and versatile security services to the enterprise. This position is for a Security Engineer on the Cloud Security Engineering Squad. This position is focused on being a subject matter expert (SME) for Cloud Security Capabilities in both AWS and Azure.
  • As a SME, the Lead Cloud Security Engineer is responsible for analyzing complex security issues to improve the overall posture of the company but evaluating new functionalities & ensure preparation for Production implementation.


  • Responsible for evaluating new technologies and services and working with our Architecture team to design and implement holistic security solutions.
  • Identify opportunities for automation eliminating manual, mundane activities and improving machine learning capabilities along with providing content for security playbooks.
  • Proactively identify deficiencies in security services, propose plans for improvement and implement them.
  • Maintain professional and technical process knowledge by keeping abreast of security best practices.
  • Document security policies, controls, and processes, and develop runbooks and how-to guides for operational readiness of engineered solutions.
  • Evaluate IAM requests from other groups and assure that least privilege is preserved.
  • Evaluate and create cloud security baselines and implement monitoring to assure compliance.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience with 5+ years of industry experience with AWS, Network security, and System security with demonstrated experience in Cloud Security tools such as Aquasec, Inspector, and Dome9.
  • One or more of the following certifications: Cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform), CISSP.
  • Additional Cloud computing experience with Azure, GCP and Containerization is a plus.
  • Experience with vulnerability management, SIEM, compliance to security baselines, and Identity and Access Management in the cloud and on-prem (AD, Ping, ADFS, etc.).
  • Familiarity with industry standards, guidelines, and regulatory compliance requirements related to information security and cloud computing (NIST 800-53, ISO-27001, etc.).
  • Problem solving skills to resolve problems effectively and creatively while maintaining a high level of flexibility, professionalism, and integrity.
  • Experience with delivering reliable, available, and high-performance enterprise-scale solutions.
  • Programming experience one or more of the following languages: Python, C#, C++, PowerShell, Bash, Terraform, and SQL as well as experience with GIT version control (GITFlow, GitHub, BitBucket, etc.).
  • Experience with working in an Agile environment a plus.

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