Cloud Security Engineer

GB148 - GBR Virtual mobile worker (GB148)

DXC Technology

DXC Technology helps global companies run their mission-critical systems and operations while modernizing IT, optimizing data architectures, and ensuring security and scalability across public, private and hybrid clouds.

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Job Description:

Are you ready to play a vital role in protecting UK citizens?

With 130,000 employees worldwide, DXC Technology is one of the world’s leading technology services providers. And we’re a diverse bunch; if you’re concerned you won’t ‘fit in’ at a global enterprise, we want to talk to you!

We’re focused on the future, so we keep our employees at the cutting-edge of their fields with personalized training programs. At DXC, you’ll find opportunities that match your efforts, and a team of good people to inspire you and recognize the important work you do.

Is it time you considered DXC for your next career move? Read on …

The role is to provide customer facing Infrastructure Security Advisory and Engineering Services to required quality criteria to DXC Security clients and DXC Technology as a whole.

Main Responsibilities


•    Management of existing cloud security native tools
•    Ownership of service requests related to cloud security tools
•    Incident escalation point for security analysts
•    Continuous improvement along with wider team as part of Centre of Excellence
•    Responsible for providing technical support in the creation and delivery of technology solutions designed to meet customers’ business needs and, consequently, for understanding customers’ businesses.  
•    As trusted advisor create and maintain effective customer relationships so as to ensure customer satisfaction.
•    Maintain knowledge of leading-edge technologies and industry/market domain knowledge.  
•    Frequently contributes to the development of new ideas/methods. 
•    Usually works on complex problems or projects where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of multiple factors. 
•    Regularly exercises significant independent judgment within broadly defined policies and practices to determine best method for accomplishing work and achieving objectives. 
•    Provides expertise to functional project teams and may participate in cross functional initiatives. 
 

Experience required:

We are seeking candidates with a minimum of 5 years' experience with either AWS or Azure cloud infrastructure, a demonstrable experience in modern DevSecOps/CloudOps practices, experience with cloud infrastructure monitoring, experience of working within controlled regulatory frameworks, and an 'automate everything' mindset.

Technical Skills:

  • Proficient in AWS and Azure security services, features, and management tools.
  • Understanding of each platform's native security controls and best practices.
  • Experience with security tools specific to AWS and Azure, such as AWS Security Hub, Microsoft Defender for Cloud, and third-party tools like Palo Alto Networks, Tenable, etc. Experience and knowledge of CNAPP solutions.
  • Knowledge of automated security scanning tools, intrusion detection systems, and firewalls.
  • Experience of DevSecOps tools and processes, AKS and EKS and container security.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines and related tools (e.g., GitHub, Azure DevOps).
  • Understanding of infrastructure as code (IaC) using tools like Terraform and Ansible.
  • Proficient in scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell, or Bash to automate security tasks and responses.
  • Ability to develop and maintain automation scripts that integrate security into the CI/CD process.
  • Understanding of Networking and Encryption in Cloud environments
  • Strong understanding of network configurations, security groups, and Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) setups.
  • Knowledge of encryption protocols and key management practices specific to cloud environments.
  • Experience of working with JIRA, and Devops.

Technical skills or Experience in some of the following:

  • AWS IAM access analyser
  • AWS Inspector
  • AWS WAF
  • AWS Config
  • AWS Guard duty
  • AWS Cloud Trail
  • AWS Cloud watch
  • AWS KMS
  • AWS Cert manager (ACM)
  • Azure PIM / MFA
  • Azure AD (Entra ID)
  • Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • Azure WAF
  • Azure policy
  • Azure Key Vault
  • Jira
  • Confluence
  • Cloud Formation
  • Infrastructure As Code
  • Terraform
  • Dark Trace
  • Palo Alto NGFW and Panaroma
  • Tenable CNAPP

Additional Information:


•    Professional Accreditations/Certifications are preferred
•    This is a mobile role, travel compulsory
•    The candidate must hold a current driving license
•    Background Checking is needed with full financial check 
•    Needs to be eligible for Security Clearance 

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Tags: Ansible Automation AWS Azure Bash CERT CI/CD Clearance Cloud CNAPP Confluence DevOps DevSecOps Encryption Firewalls GitHub IAM Intrusion detection Jira Monitoring NGFW PowerShell Python Scripting Security Clearance Terraform

Perks/benefits: Career development

Regions: Remote/Anywhere Europe
Country: United Kingdom

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