Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Nihonbashi, Tokyo

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Posted 3 weeks ago

COMPANYToyota Research Institute - Advanced Development (TRI-AD) was established in March 2018 as a $2.8 billion joint venture between Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. (Aisin), and Denso Corporation (Denso) to develop fully-integrated, production-quality software and automated driving technology.  TRI-AD is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and aims to create a smooth software pipeline from research-to-commercialization and strengthen the collaboration within the Toyota Group in the domains of research and advanced development.  The core mission of TRI-AD is to become a world-class software and technology company and to build the safest car in the world.  Attracting top talent internationally, TRI-AD has adopted English as its official language in order to facilitate collaboration and partnerships globally. 
TEAMThe security team at TRI-AD is on the cutting edge of many challenging security problems. We identify emerging security threats in autonomous vehicles and help design more secure systems. We work closely with internal platform teams to provide a secure development environment through tooling and automation, allowing developers to innovate quickly without compromising security.  
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?We are looking for an expert Cloud Security Engineer with a strong background in AWS Security to ensure that our services and infrastructure are designed and implemented to the highest standards. The scope of the role is broad; you will participate in the secure design of new services and products, work with developers to resolve security issues, and build tools for security automation. 
The successful candidate will have a good mix of deep technical knowledge and a demonstrated background in information security. We value broad and deep technical knowledge, specifically in cloud computing, operating systems, identity management, and web applications.


  • Architect, design, support and deploy security-focused solutions for AWS to drive security operations excellence
  • Act as an expert security consultant for development and operations teams to provide assistance in developing secure architectures
  • Participate in architecture discussions to work through risk, security, and compliance concerns
  • Implement and maintain security automation tools to scale our security efforts
  • Automate the enforcement of cloud compliance policies
  • Communicate effectively at multiple levels of sensitivity, and multiple audiences
  • Have fun!


  • 7+ years of relevant, broad engineering experience in information security
  • 3+ years of experience architecting/deploying/operating solutions built on AWS. AWS SA Professional or Security Specialty is a plus. Experience in GCP or Azure is a plus
  • Proficient in the following infrastructure and DevOps technologies: Docker, Terraform, Kubernetes
  • Proficient in one or more general-purpose development languages such as Python, Ruby, Go, C, Java, or bash
  • Experience leading the delivery of security projects
If you are currently located at outside of Japan, don't worry, we'll set an interview over Google Hangout Meet or Skype.
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