Security Engineer, Cloud Security

Buenos Aires

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Posted 4 weeks ago

At ASAPP, our mission is to solve complex and challenging problems by building transformative machine learning-powered products. We leverage artificial intelligence to address significant challenges that share three common characteristics: huge economic scale, systemic inefficiencies, and tremendous amounts of data. Our talented teams that drive our product innovation and development are located in New York City, San Francisco, Mountain View, and Argentina.
ASAPP is seeking a full-time Cloud Security Engineer to help build and strengthen our infrastructure and incident response capabilities. You will work with fellow security engineers, and partner with the rest of the engineering  organization to ensure we’re securing our application and cloud infrastructure. They should be very familiar with cloud native solutions. This individual will be part of our growing security team, and will report to our Head of Security Engineering.
You will be tasked with assisting in the buildout of our cloud security infrastructure, leveraging ASAPP’s people and technology for maximum benefit, and eventually your focus will shift to architecture and design review of systems integrating with and the health and maintenance of these various AI infrastructure security components. As our operations keep growing we encourage applicants from all locations in Argentina to apply.

What you'll do

  • Contribute on the definition and implementation of ASAPP’s Cloud Security toolset.
  • Propose, implement, design and code automation processes where needed.
  • Co-own end-to-end our detection-as-a-code infrastructure.
  • Build and maintain security pipelines.
  • Evolve our large scale log ingestion infrastructure.
  • Participate in the security incident detection and response process.
  • Interact and collaborate with different engineering teams.

What you'll need

  • Cloud security experience.
  • Deep understanding of cloud-based ( AWS ) infrastructure and security technologies
  • Strong knowledge of UNIX based operating systems.
  • Familiar with container ecosystems ( docker, k8s, helm ), and security best practices.
  • Proficient in at least one high-level programming language ( Python preferred )
  • Experience writing Terraform code.
  • Experience designing and documenting cloud security solutions architecture
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills

What we'd like to see

  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as GitlabCI, CircleCI among others.
  • Familiar with encryption and secrets management technologies (Hashicorp Vault, AWS KMS, symmetric and asymmetric encryption).
  • Experience with EDR technologies like CarbonBlack, Crowdstrike Falcon, or Wazuh.
  • Expertise in log aggregation and indexing at scale (Elasticsearch, Splunk).
  • Industry experience in owning and driving the resolution of complex security incidents.
  • Familiar with analyzing and researching IOCs, correlating events, identifying malicious activity, and taking appropriate containment steps.


  • Competitive compensation
  • Stock options
  • OSDE 410 for the family group
  • Wellness perks
  • Mac equipment
  • 3 weeks of vacation
  • Training and development
  • English lessons
ASAPP is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. If you have a disability and need assistance with our employment application process, please email us at to obtain assistance. #LI-MT1
Job tags: AI Architecture Artificial intelligence Automation AWS Docker Encryption Incident response Machine Learning Python Splunk Unix
Job region(s): South America
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