Cloud Security Engineer/ Security Engineer ( Hands on Akamai )

India - Remote

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Cloud Security Engineer (India)

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EE+ Cloud Security Engineer (India)

Rackspace EMEA Elastic Engineering (EE+) for Security is a Security Solutioning Service designed to help customers build and operate multi-layer security solutions in cloud environments.  While many traditional managed security services are fixed scope and focused solely on monitoring and infrastructure operations, Rackspace EMEA EE+ for Security is intended to help customers embrace a cloud centric approach to security while delivering ongoing innovation, modernization, and transformation in addition to 24x7x365 security operations. The Cloud Security Engineer acts as the Security Specialist for cloud hosted solutions within a team of security experts delivering advanced security services.  This role is responsible for helping assess, recommend, implement, and manage secure cloud environments including the provision and configuration of Cloud WAF Solutions, Bot Management, NextGen Firewalls with Advanced Modules, Zero Trust Solutions and as well as optimize security solutions with application of third party and tooling as appropriate.   The Rackspace EMEA EE+ for Security delivery model provides high customer affinity and allows the EE+ Cloud Security Engineer to serve as an extension of the customers team while delivering best-practice-led engineering and operations services. Key Accountabilities
Implement, and manage scalable security solutions that meet customer requirements leveraging both cloud-agnostic and cloud native security tools.Should have experience with deployment and operation with Cloudflare and Akamai Cloud WAF and Bot Management Technologies and protecting Web Applications. Analyse and develop WAF policies to optimize WAF Security on an enterprise scale.  Proven experience in the implementation of CDN tools, ideally Cloudflare and Akamai.  Experience with API Protection and Serverless Security Solutions. Strong understanding of TCP/IP, Web Protocols and TLS Protocols.  Participate in the collaborative design and implementation of multi-layer security solutions to meet remediation requirements for audits, security reviews, security incidents, and other activities.
As a first responder, and part of a resolver group (or pod), you will ensure the Customer’s operational and production environment remains secure at all the times and any threats are raised and addressed in a timely manner. This can include monitoring at both the network and application level.
Use of, enhancement of, or implementation of new, relevant technology tooling to ensure a customer’s configuration and security policies are enforced.
Use of threat intelligence platforms such as OSINT, MITRE, OWASP, to understand latest threats. Researching and analysing the latest threats to better understand an adversary’s tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs).
Automation of security processes and procedures in order to enhance and streamline monitoring capabilities.
Maintain close working relationships with relevant teams and individual key stakeholders, such as incident response and disaster recovery teams as well as information security etc.
May be required to work flexible working hours.

Skills & Experience


Existing experience as a Cloud Security Engineer, or equivalent.
 Experience of working in large scale, public cloud environments and with using cloud security solutions such as: -
Cloudflare WAF and BOT Solutions
Akamai Kona WAF and Bot Solutions
 Imperva WAF and Bot Solutions
Azure WAF and Network Firewall
 Palo Alto NextGen Firewalls
AWS WAF and including AWS Guard Duty, AWS Macie, AWS Config and AWS CloudTrail

Knowledge of security standards (good practice) such as NIST, OWASP and Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) etc.
 Experience of Web and API security controls and network access controls; identity, authentication and access management controls (IAAM); and intrusion detection and prevention controls.
Experience with analysing Web Application Exploits and Identify & Remediate Application Vulnerabilities in a Timely Manner.
Computer science, engineering or information technology related degree (although not a strict requirement)  Holds one, or more, of the following certificates (or equivalent): -
AWS Advanced Security CertificationAzure AZ-500 Certification

Cloudflare Specialist CertificationAkamai Kona WAF CertificationGIAC GWEB CertificationCertified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)A highly self-motivated and proactive individual who wants to learn and grow and has an attention to detail.Highly organized and detail oriented. Ability to prioritize, multitask and work under pressure.
 An individual who shows a willingness to go above and beyond in delighting the customer.

 A good communicator who can explain security concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.


About Rackspace Technology
We are the multicloud solutions experts. We combine our expertise with the world’s leading technologies — across applications, data and security — to deliver end-to-end solutions. We have a proven record of advising customers based on their business challenges, designing solutions that scale, building and managing those solutions, and optimizing returns into the future. Named a best place to work, year after year according to Fortune, Forbes and Glassdoor, we attract and develop world-class talent. Join us on our mission to embrace technology, empower customers and deliver the future. 
More about Rackspace Technology

Though we’re all different, Rackers thrive through our connection to a central goal: to be a valued member of a winning team on an inspiring mission. We bring our whole selves to work every day. And we embrace the notion that unique perspectives fuel innovation and enable us to best serve our customers and communities around the globe. We welcome you to apply today and want you to know that we are committed to offering equal employment opportunity without regard to age, color, disability, gender reassignment or identity or expression, genetic information, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity status, military or veteran status, nationality, ethnic or national origin, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or any legally protected characteristic. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. 
About Rackspace TechnologyWe are the multicloud solutions experts. We combine our expertise with the world’s leading technologies — across applications, data and security — to deliver end-to-end solutions. We have a proven record of advising customers based on their business challenges, designing solutions that scale, building and managing those solutions, and optimizing returns into the future. Named a best place to work, year after year according to Fortune, Forbes and Glassdoor, we attract and develop world-class talent. Join us on our mission to embrace technology, empower customers and deliver the future.  More on Rackspace TechnologyThough we’re all different, Rackers thrive through our connection to a central goal: to be a valued member of a winning team on an inspiring mission. We bring our whole selves to work every day. And we embrace the notion that unique perspectives fuel innovation and enable us to best serve our customers and communities around the globe. We welcome you to apply today and want you to know that we are committed to offering equal employment opportunity without regard to age, color, disability, gender reassignment or identity or expression, genetic information, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity status, military or veteran status, nationality, ethnic or national origin, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or any legally protected characteristic. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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Tags: APIs Audits Automation AWS Azure CCSP CDN Cloud Cloudflare Computer Science Exploits Firewalls Incident response Intrusion detection Monitoring NIST OSINT OWASP TCP/IP Threat intelligence TLS TTPs Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Team events

Regions: Remote/Anywhere Asia/Pacific
Country: India
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