Cloud Security Engineer II

Moffitt Cancer Center
July 7, 2022
12902 Magnolia Dr, Tampa, Florida
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Positions Highlights:

  • This position requires the person to have strong technical skills in various computer operating systems, scripting languages, cloud security and cloud provider ecosystems such as Google Cloud, Azure and Amazon AWS.  Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential in addition to strong problem-solving skills. This position also requires the person to be quickly adaptable to the changing threat landscape of cyber security and can respond to after-hour emergencies when the need arises.
  • Job responsibilities can include creating security controls for cloud-based programs, performing threat simulations to detect possible risks, and providing security recommendations on cloud based security topics. This position may instruct other teams on proper coding methods and also investigate, create, and recommend innovative technologies or other methods that will enhance the security of cloud-based environments.


  • Act as a security advisor to developers, architects, business analysts, security engineers and other stakeholders to ensure we design confidentiality, integrity, resiliency, and privacy into cloud platform.
  • Research and design ways to achieve risk reduction objectives into cloud initiatives.
  • Responsible for developing or recommending cloud security strategies, monitoring and integration into Security Operations.
  • Experience with and responsible for developing & deploying new security cloud technologies and operationalizing: alerts, metrics, scorecards, monitoring, & maintenance.
  • Oversee cloud related projects to ensure appropriate usage of security tools and security methodologies are used.
  • Work with engineering and operations teams to implement threat detection signals, deploy new tooling, and improve response capabilities.
  • Participate in project teams providing consultation on cloud security DevOps initiatives.
  • Assess risk arising from third-parties, vendors and partners in our cloud ecosystem and design controls to mitigate such risks.
  • Define and document cloud security processes and standards.

Credentials and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or Cyber
  • Six plus (6+) years working in an Information Security domain.
  • Three (3) years as a Cloud Security Engineer working with Amazon AWS or Google Cloud, or Azure. This experience must show evaluation and deployment of security practices for a cloud service as well as monitoring and auditing of implemented security controls.
  • Knowledge of web application security, browser security models, and application security vulnerabilities such as the OWASP Top Ten
  • Security testing methodologies, tools and techniques - understanding of common cloud and application security vulnerabilities and controls to re-mediate these weaknesses
  • Deep understanding of network attacks, DDoS, Phishing, email protocols/security/spam, encryption, authentication, logging and log analysis, IP and device reputation, and security rules and policies


  • Certification required: CCSP or CCSK or CISSP


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