Staff Cloud Security Engineer


Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Cohesity is on a mission to radically simplify how organizations manage their data to unlock limitless value. We make it easy to back up, manage and derive value from data while protecting data against ransomware attacks. At Cohesity, we’re encouraged to think big and we take on dynamic goals that require innovative thinkers. Obsession with our customers keeps us humble and drives us to keep learning.

We’ve been named a Leader by multiple analyst firms, and are prominently featured in the Forbes Cloud 100 and CRN’s Coolest Cloud companies.

We are actively seeking Security Engineers to join our team. As part of our Security Engineering team, you will be responsible for enabling Secure Product release at the speed of the development team, and continuously improving Cloud and SaaS posture. The role will serve as a Cloud Security  specialist in the areas of cloud architecture design, cloud security, access management, security automation, logging and monitoring, endpoint security, network security, and incident handling. Working closely infrastructure and release engineering team to automate and cloud security workflow and 

You will also ensure we’re in lock step with product engineering and develop our DevSecOps enabled security services. Engaging with other teams and communicating with stakeholders will be a regular part of the job. We’re looking for an individual who’s motivated by technology, enjoys automation, and problem-solving.


  • Engineering, implementing and supervising security measures for the protection of Cloud Infrastructure and integrations
  • Perform security architecture reviews for Cloud Infrastructure for existing and new services
  • Conduct assessments of security controls and configuration and continuous verification with automation
  • Threat Modeling and Pen Testing of Cloud security Infrastructure & services
  • Design and implement Cloud Infrastructure Monitoring use cases.
  • Implement and Manage Egress and Ingress security controls Network Firewall, WAF, DDoS
  • Perform Security training and outreach to internal development tools.
  • An advocate for policy of code, security, and automation. Embracing DevSecOps towards all cloud activities



  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related experience
  • At least 5+ years of experience in Information Security including 2+ years of experience in Cloud Security.
  • Demonstrated success and influence in the Cloud Security space. Experience defining security policy, technology requirements, and control objectives.
  • Experience in Network security controls for egress and ingress Network Firewall, WAF,  and DDOS
  • Experience in Logging, monitoring, and responding to detected incidents in the cloud environment.
  • Ability to translate compliance requirements to technical controls
  • Strong working experience in protecting Databases, Network, and compute security controls including Docker / Kubernetes architecture, security configuration 
  • Meaningful experience in High level programming languages (Java, Python, C++, Go).
  • Deep understanding of Cloud Security fundamentals (Cloud networks and Cloud-based Systems), including cryptography and the shared responsibility model
  • Hands one working experience in architecting/operating solutions and security frameworks built on AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • Expert knowledge of secure infrastructure architectures, application architectures, encryption, Cloud Security and broader security technologies.
  • An interest and desire to stay abreast of emerging security threats, vulnerabilities, and controls
  • Experience in implementing Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) and Cloud Workload Protection Platforms (CWPP) is a plus
  • Experience working in a regulated environment (SOC, ISO, PCIDSS, HIPAA, etc.)

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Cohesity is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law. 

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Cohesity requires all employees who enter its U.S. offices to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and to provide documented proof thereof. Cohesity will comply with applicable law regarding the reasonable accommodation of individuals who are not vaccinated because of a sincerely held religious belief, disability or medical condition. This vaccination requirement does not apply to employees who work remotely and do not enter Cohesity offices.

Tags: Automation AWS Azure C Cloud Compliance Computer Science Cryptography DevSecOps Docker Encryption Endpoint security Firewalls Go HIPAA Java Kubernetes Monitoring Network security PCI DSS Pentesting Privacy Python SaaS Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Career development

Region: North America
Country: Canada
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