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Cloud Security Engineer (Microsoft Azure Security) - Remote, US

  • Oculus Security
  • Remote, US

Job Summary: As a Cloud Security Engineer specializing in Microsoft Azure Security, you will play a key role in designing, implementing, and maintaining security controls within our client's Azure cloud environment. Leveraging your expertise in Azure security technologies, you will architect secure cloud solutions and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement security controls within Microsoft Azure, including network security groups, Azure Security Center, and Azure Sentinel.
  • Conduct security assessments and reviews of Azure resources, identifying and mitigating security risks and vulnerabilities.
  • Collaborate with DevOps and development teams to integrate security into the software development lifecycle (SDLC) and automate security processes.
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents and alerts within Azure Security Center, investigating and remediating security threats as necessary.
  • Provide guidance and support to IT and development teams on implementing security best practices and ensuring compliance with security policies and standards.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in cloud security engineering, with a focus on Microsoft Azure.
  • Strong knowledge of Azure security technologies, including Azure Security Center, Azure Sentinel, and Azure Identity.
  • Experience with cloud security best practices, including identity and access management (IAM), network security, and data protection.
  • Relevant certifications such as Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate or equivalent.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Exposure to cutting-edge cloud security technologies and methodologies.