Senior Cloud Engineer

Posted Date 5 months ago
Location Abu Dhabi
Discipline Information Technology
Job Reference 32245
Salary 0.0
Job Title: Sr. Systems Engineer – Cloud
Location: Abu Dhabi
Role Type: Permanent

Job Purpose:
A Cloud Engineer deploys, debugs, and executes initiatives related to cloud computing. They design, develop, and maintain cloud-based systems, ensuring efficient data storage and adherence to security policies. They also interact with clients, provide cloud support, and make recommendations based on client needs.

Accountability Area:
•    Monitoring, evaluating, and maintaining systems and procedures to safeguard internal information systems, networks, databases, and web-based security 
Conduct regular security assessments and risk analyses
•    Strong familiarity with Linux and Windows operating systems and cloud provider ecosystems like Amazon AWS
•    Practical knowledge of AWS foundation services related to compute, network, storage, content delivery, administration and security, deployment and management, automation technologies.
•    Develop and implement security policies and procedures
•    Robust micro services programming (AWS Lambda, Docker, etc.)
•    Extensive experience architecting, designing, and programming applications and ample experience in high level programming languages such as C++, C#, Java, Python, Visual Basic
•    Capability architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability.
•    DevOps know-how and Collaborate with our DevOps team to ensure that security is integrated into our development process building and deploying infrastructure with cloud deployment, build and test automation technologies like ansible, chef, puppet, docker, jenkins, etc.
•    Familiarity using AWS Cloud Services (EC2, DynamoDB, API Gateway, RDS, Lambda,    CloudFront, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, Route 53, etc.)
•    Understanding of complex enterprise environments and current technology areas like cloud and mobility
•    Collect and report on Cyber Security operational metrics for application and infrastructure engineering teams.
•    Serve as a key technical security partner for engineering teams.
•    Coordinate with developers, cloud platform engineers, the business, and cloud service providers on security framework design requirements for cloud application services.
•    Research Cyber Security trends and emerging technologies, identify our business and technical requirements, perform technical evaluation and support deployment of Cyber Security solutions.
•    ISO27001 experience, helping our client protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of their information assets by establishing a framework for identifying and managing information security risks

•    Bachelor’s degree in a relevant major such as Computer Science or Information Systems.
•    10 - 15+ years of experience in security engineering, design and implementation. Thorough understanding of network defense technologies, TCP/IP networking, Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, network security monitoring tools, secure engineering principles, and technical security testing
•    Proven work experience as a network security engineer or information security engineer. Experience in creating and maintaining security systems. Thorough understanding of the latest technologies, security principles, and protocols