Cloud Security Engineer contract role Remote and Stockholm!
Posted on Feb 11, 2021 by Linksap Europe Ltd
Our TOC Engineering team is responsible for bridging the gap between our Cloud Platform (AWS), Operations and Developers by building secure solutions that help reduce incidents and resolution time as well as pro-active prevention across the platform. This includes everything from automating surveillance and alarms on an infrastructure and application stack level, to teaching developers how to instrument and monitor their services.
Now TOC Engineering requires additional resources with expertise within the field of cloud-based web and application security - and this is where you come in! With your knowledge and experience using industry best-practices you'll help us define security strategies with a hands-on role developing technical solutions. You'll work in a close collaboration with the Cloud Platform team, the rest of TOC Engineering and other relevant developers.
Your solutions will ensure the continued availability and integrity of our product and platform focusing on security surrounding websites, applications and services such as APIs. You will be responsible for providing observability, monitoring and automation to detect, identify and mitigate threats, vulnerabilities and risks. If you are all about Cloud and building security solutions - we have an offer you cannot refuse!
The challenge ahead :
With your experience you will help to define our strategy and choice of security systems, tools and services and implement them in a brilliant manner. Some of your daily challenges will include:
Using a wide array of security tools and services to monitor our web traffic.
Developing automation solutions for data collection and infrastructure as code.
Developing internal tools, APIs and their integrations.
Using AWS solutions to monitor, identify and mitigate threats in our Cloud platform.
Aid and support the rest of TOC Engineering in its responsibilities.
Candidates should have demonstratable experience in the following areas:
Web, application and network security using defense-in-depth strategies.
Mitigating web base attacks such as SQLi, Cross-site Scripting and credential stuffing.
Vulnerability management and incident response processes.
Cloud networking architecture, cloud operations, security, automation and orchestration.
AWS especially security solutions and services, cloud infrastructure and implementing infrastructure as code.
Data collection and aggregation using solutions such as ELK, Splunk or Datadog.
Metrics collection, storage and visualisation using Prometheus, Grafana, etc.
Docker and service containerization.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Sharing knowledge and experience to others.
Bonus experiences that will make you stand out from the rest:
Site Reliability Engineering (SRE).
AWS WAF, Shield and DRT.
Frontend development in HTML/CSS, etc.
Code auditing and vulnerability detection.
Understanding of writing automated test suites.
Minimum 3 years of experience
Duration: 6 months + extensions
Location: REMOTE and Sweden
If you are interested, please send your latest CV and we will call you to discuss further.
Candidates MUST have a current EU passport or Valid work visa as we are unable to sponsor work permits.