Senior AWS Security Engineer

Location: Marina Del Rey, CA

Skills: AWS, Scripting, Splunk

Job Description

Why you want to work here:

  • Opportunity to work with a technology powerhouse shop that is a subsidiary of a Major Motion Picture Studio
  • Always trying to stay ahead of the curve, this shop has a bevy of tech platforms ranging from web, mobile, video production and countless others.
  • Longevity without boredom - always something new to focus on as their products change with the times.
  • Employee satisfaction - we've made a number of placements here over the years and they all love it.
  • Career advancement - work hard, love what you do, and there will be tons of room for growth.

What You Will Do

  • Take ownership of all things AWS as they relate to security
  • Assess, design, implement, automate, deploy and document security processes and solutions within AWS and other cloud environments
  • Monitor system logs, SIEM tools, and network traffic for unusual or suspicious activity
  • Investigate and resolve security violations by providing postmortem analysis to illuminate the issue, and identify causes, possible solutions, and preventative measures
  • Develop procedures to automate security tasks during code builds and deployments
  • Respond to and resolve or escalate security incidents when the need arises
  • Report unresolved security exposures, misuse of resources, and non-compliance situations
  • Assist and train team members in using cloud security tools and resolution of issues
  • Collaborate with DevOps team to build infrastructure and servers on AWS

What Gets You the Job?

  • 5+ years’ information security experience with a minimum of 2+ years’ cloud security experience
  • Strong AWS knowledge (including VPC, ELB, IAM, KMS, EC2, Config, CloudTrail, CloudFormation, Lambda, and others)
  • Competency in AWS Command Line Interface, Bash, Python
  • Prior experience in a DevOps environment
  • Experience with CI-CD deployment processes
  • Understanding of Splunk
  • Knowledge of security related tools such as Nmap, Nessus, Kali Linux, Wireshark, Metasploit Framework
  • Understanding of security issues affecting internet, servers, desktop, laptop, tablet, mobile devices
  • Strong data network configuration and infrastructure understanding, (i.e. TCP/IP, routers, internet/intranet/extranet, firewalls, web servers, security hierarchy, encryption key infrastructures, authentication processes, etc.)
  • Preferred certifications: CISSP, CISA, SANS GIAC, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA CASP, CEH

Keywords: AWS, Scripting, Splunk

Compensation: $190,000 Per Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Jennifer Carlson
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