Cloud Security Engineer

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Posted 1 month ago

**no relocation or visa sponsorship available **

Menlo Security's mission is enabling the world to connect, communicate and collaborate securely without compromise. COVID-19 has made our mission all the more real. We support customers across various enterprises including Fortune 500 companies, leading financial services, and the Department of Defense.

The world has fundamentally changed. We are growing from 250 employees into the next phase of our journey, and we need passionate talent filled with empathy and agility. 

About the role

Menlo Security is growing rapidly and currently looking for talented engineers with a passion for innovation that thrive in a fast-paced team-oriented environment to join the engineering team. We are looking for a Cloud Security Engineer to join our Security Engineering team. 

As a member of the security engineering team, you will be tasked with helping secure our AWS cloud production environment. You will build and maintain monitoring tools. You will help analyze their output. You will spend time designing and implementing solutions to harden our platform. We are looking for motivated individuals with a security mindset that can jump in and help with all aspects of the secure development lifecycle: design, code review, monitoring, penetration testing, incident response and remediation.


BS degree in Computer Science/Math/Engineering or equivalent. MS preferred.

3+ years of experience protecting AWS environments.

Strong development skills (algorithms, data structures...) in an interpreted language, Python preferred.

Ability to both quickly automate tasks and develop well engineered applications.

Experience with IAM, CloudTrail, KMS, Firewalls, WAF, Shield…

Experience with one or more of the following tools: Prowler, Cloudmapper, ScoutSuite, AWS Trusted Advisor or equivalent monitoring tools.

Security mindset, understanding both attack and defense perspectives. Passionate about building a secure platform.

Networking fundamentals: IP routing, DNS,...

Experience with standards and compliance a plus (FedRamp, NIST, SOC2…)

Why Menlo?

Our culture is collaborative, inclusive, and fun! We believe in open communication, supporting new ideas, and sharing a mutual attitude of what we’re seeking to achieve together. There are also tremendous opportunities to take initiative, be responsible for your role, and have a hand in building something phenomenal.

Benefits & Perks:

  • Outstanding Medical, Dental, Vision (100% covered by company)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Catered lunch 5 days a week
  • Free snacks and drinks
  • Fun events & team off-sites
  • Discounts through PerkSpot

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.



Job tags: AWS DNS FedRAMP Incident response NIST Penetration testing Python SOC2
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