Engineer, Cloud Security - Principal- Secaucus, NJ req61646 in Secaucus, NJ at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 2/23/2021

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Engineer, Cloud Security - Principal- Secaucus, New Jersey - 

Job Summary:

•       Cloud Security Engineer is responsible for designing, building, testing, and implementing security systems on the Cloud. Also, the candidate is expected to have through understanding of complex healthcare enterprise IT systems and stay up to date with the current cloud security standards, systems, and authentication protocols, as well as best practice security tools and products.

Duties and Responsibilities:

•       Hands on experience with multi-cloud environment

•       Developing and evaluating security controls on cloud-native solutions

•       Subject matter expert in Cloud regulatory standards and best practices including an understanding of State, US, and Global security and compliance/regulatory requirements

•       Collaborating with cross-functional analysts, engineers, and data scientists to achieve continuous compliance

•       Guiding, implementing, communicating and driving the delivery components of multiple and complex projects or programs across multiple business and functional units

•       Responsible for input and feedback on security architectures

•       Apply adept understanding and experience with systems automation platforms and technologies

•       Partake in efforts that shape the organization’s security policies and standards for use in cloud environments

•       Interpret security and technical requirements into business requirements and communicate security risks to relevant stakeholders ranging from business leaders to engineers

•       Direct and influence multi-disciplinary teams in implementing and operating Cyber Security controls

•       Collaborate with application developers and database administrators to deliver creative solutions to difficult technology challenges and business requirements

•       Provide subject matter expertise on information security architecture and systems engineering to other IT and business teams

•       Execute security architectures for cloud cloud/hybrid systems

•       Responsible for automating security controls, data and processes to provide improved metrics and operational support

•       Employ cloud-based APIs when suitable to write network/system level tools for safeguarding cloud environments

•       Stay abreast of emerging security threats, vulnerabilities and controls

•       Responsible for the thorough documentations of implementations, via technical documentation and run-books

•       Spot and execute new security technologies and best practices into the company’s Cloud offerings



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• B.S degree in Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Science or related field is highly desirable.

Work Experience:

• 7+ years of experience working on implementing shared security model on Cloud. Experience working on various security technologies including application security and implementing security automation.

Physical and Mental Requirements:

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