Security Engineer II - AMZ4063

Herndon, Virginia, USA

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Posted 2 months ago


Entity: Amazon Web Services Inc.

Title: Security Engineer II

Location: Herndon, VA

Position Responsibilities:

Provide frontline support for all information security related issues, such as penetration testing, network and service configuration, advising on security policy compliance, handling data confidentiality issues, and monitoring and responding to emerging threats. Contribute to the development of Information Security policies and process. Conduct application security reviews and recommend solutions to resolve application security issues. Provide information security support during events impacting tier one customer-facing services. Identify and troubleshoot recurring issues and escalate appropriately for full resolution. is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation #0000

Basic Qualifications

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or Technology, Mathematics or a related field and one year of experience in the job offered or a related occupation. Employer will accept three years of experience in the job offered or a related occupation as equivalent to the Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience. Must have one year of experience in the following skill(s): application and infrastructure information security; application of threat modeling or other risk identification techniques; knowledge of system security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques, including penetration testing, source code review, configuring advanced runtime and static vulnerability testing tools and the development of exploits; using any of the following programming languages Java, C, C++,Perl, Ruby or Python; and coordinating responsibility of technical security tasks. Domestic and International travel required up to 20% of the time.

Preferred Qualifications

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Job tags: C Java Penetration testing Perl Python Ruby Vulnerabilities