Naperville, IL

Senior Security Engineer – Cloud & Application Security

Talener

Our client is seeking a seasoned Senior Security Engineer to safeguard cloud infrastructure, optimize Infrastructure as Code (IaC) security practices, secure containerized environments, and ensure robust application security. Responsibilities include cross-functional collaboration, multi-cloud and infrastructure security, container security, application security leadership, and continuous learning and improvement. We are seeking a Senior Security Engineer with a proven track record in security innovation and a passion for protecting technology environments.
 
Job Title: Senior Security Engineer (Cloud & Application Security)
Location: Naperville, IL Hybrid 3x a week in person
 
Required Technology and Skills:
  • Experience in application security practices and tools, including static/dynamic analysis and familiarity with OWASP standards.
  • Proficiency in cloud platforms (GCP, AWS, Azure) 
  • Expertise in container orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker), and Infrastructure as Code – Terraform, Ansible
  • Experience hands-on experience securing Infrastructure as Code, Application Security, and Policy as Code (PaC) using coding languages such as Go, JavaScript, Python, or YAML 
  • 2+ years of experience automating and scaling CIS benchmarks and working in NIST CSF certified environments and/or SOC Type II
  • Experience writing business friendly and technical documentation.
 
Qualifications and Experience
  • Top of FormBottom of FormBS, BA or advanced degree in CS, Information Security or related field
  • 7+ years experience in Information Security within cloud-native or SaaS technology
  • Certifications: 
    • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP),
    •  or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
Compensation: The target base salary will range from $150,000-$1750,000 + 20% Bonus based on experience. 
 
 
 For more information and to apply, contact Jalissa Ecxford Jecxford@talener.com  
 
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