Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Censys ingests millions of certificates and billions of network handshakes daily and exposes this data to customers to help them secure their organization by understanding their network attack surface. We’re a true startup with midwestern roots and a brilliant academia-backed founding team. We’re looking for a high-energy, action-oriented person who is interested in helping build a product and culture that we’re proud of for years to come.

What you’ll do:


  • Lead cutting-edge security projects within Censys
  • Make recommendations for best practices regarding security programs
  • Work to solve hard problems around organizational and cloud security
  • Contribute to open-source projects within Censys and the security community
  • Participate in the security community through talks and other engagements
  • Help research various security topics - providing insight and expertise on complex projects


What you’ll bring:


  • At least 5 years’ experience as a systems administrator or security engineer role, or combined relevant experience and education
  • At least one year of experience working on compliance programs 
  • Deep knowledge of security technologies and concepts
  • Experience working with GCP, AWS, or Azure platforms 
  • Skilled in endpoint and server management strategies, deployment, and maintenance
  • Deep experience scripting or programming in a language like Python
  • Effective at communicating to groups and working with cross-functional teams
  • Have a resourceful, figure-it-out, and we-can-do-this attitude


Skills that set you apart:


  • Follow security news and events that affect the industry
  • Love building tools that make life easier for people (show us your GitHub repo)


We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Censys is an equal opportunity employer.

Job tags: AWS Azure GCP Python
Job perks/benefits: Startup environment Team events
Job region(s): North America
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