Cloud Azure Security Engineer

United States

Formula.Monks

Formula.Monks is an effective innovation consultancy focused on building new lines of business using technology as an enabler.

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Position Overview:We are seeking a talented Cloud Azure Security Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of cloud security principles, particularly within the Azure environment, and a proven track record of implementing robust security measures. As a Cloud Azure Security Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining security solutions to protect our clients' cloud assets.
Responsibilities:Assess the security posture of cloud environments in Microsoft Azure, including infrastructure, applications, and data, to identify vulnerabilities, misconfigurations, and compliance gaps.Develop and maintain security control policies and procedures for cloud environments, ensuring alignment with industry standards, regulatory requirements, and organizational objectives.Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business requirements and translate them into actionable security controls and policies.Conduct regular security audits and assessments to validate adherence to security policies and identify areas for improvement.Provide guidance and recommendations to engineering and operations teams for implementing security best practices and remediating security issues.Stay current with emerging threats, vulnerabilities, and security trends in cloud computing, and incorporate findings into security policies and controls.Participate in incident response activities and assist in the investigation and resolution of security incidents as needed.
Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. (Master's degree preferred)2 years of experience in cloud security engineering, with a focus on Microsoft Azure.In-depth knowledge of Azure services and features related to security, such as Azure Security Center, Azure Sentinel, Azure Firewall, Azure Active Directory, etc.Experience with scripting and automation using languages such as PowerShell, Python, or Azure CLI.Strong understanding of network security principles, encryption protocols, and identity management.Familiarity with implementing and managing Security Control Policies (SCP) in Azure environments to enforce organizational policies and compliance standards.Relevant certifications such as Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate, Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), or similar.Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to work independently or as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.Effective communication skills with the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
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Tags: Active Directory Audits Automation Azure CCSP Cloud Compliance Computer Science Encryption Firewalls Incident response Network security PowerShell Python Scripting Sentinel Vulnerabilities

Region: North America
Country: United States

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