Cloud Security Engineer

  • Company:
    Teradata
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

*Cloud Security Engineer
**Location:* San Diego, CA

If you want to be a key part of establishing and growing a large, global cloud and data analytics organization, then this opportunity may be for you. Teradata Corporation is a leader in delivering high power analytics to companies driving improved results and transformational capabilities. We are enabling customers to maximize their cloud opportunities.

The Security Engineer will leverage broad technical knowledge of the security practices of key public cloud offerings of providers such as Amazon Web Services, Azure, or Google to ensure Teradata solutions are designed and implemented to the highest security standards thus maintaining and enhancing customer trust.

The Security Engineer is a highly technical security subject matter expert and will work in conjunction with Teradata Cloud Architects and Senior Developers to implement Teradata Cloud security and compliance controls. The Security Engineer is also focused on enabling secure Teradata Cloud deployments including identity & access management implementation, data protection, third-party software integration, incident management capabilities, system hardening requirements, and security requirements development for our development teams.

*Key Areas of Responsibility*

* Develop secure cloud infrastructure configurations/policies
* Implement Security Controls that support PCI, HIPPA, SOC frameworks
* Liaison with developers to find a chain of exploit in existing code
* Ensure adherence to standard regulatory and compliance requirements by overseeing regular 3rd party security audits and penetration testing
* Build automation workflows to monitor and remediate security issues

*Qualifications*

* 5+ years of experience in security automation and tool development
* 3+ years of experience securing infrastructure in public cloud environments
* Proficiency in a programming language (C, C++, and/or Java)
* Experience with scripting (e.g., python, ruby, bash)
* Understanding of industry regulatory and compliance requirements (i.e., FedRAMP, PCI-DSS, NIST, HIPAA)
* Working knowledge of network infrastructure (e.g., load balancing, network protocols, transport protocols)
* Technical experience working on database technologies
* Familiarity with securing container solutions
* Experience with the application of threat modeling or other risk identification techniques
* Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices
* Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent preferred
* Industry certifications such as CISSP or CCSP preferred
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills