Cloud Security Engineer, Croydon

Cloud Security Engineer, Croydon

  • Location

    Croydon, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & IT Risk

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    Andrew Nitek

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Unrivalled opportunity to join an award winning technology business at their Croydon site for a Cloud Security Engineer. You will be working on a multimillion pound high profile project in a role which is both technical and business facing.

On a day to day basis your role will entail:

  • Producing detailed designs for the build and configuration of security solutions.
  • Producing integration designs for operational security management systems.
  • Developing new security technologies, and delivering them into operational environments.
  • Producing delivery plans and cost models within a continuous development lifecycle.
  • Conducting technology trials and proofs-of concepts. o Collaborating in Red Team / Blue Team exercises and incident rehearsals.
  • Developing security technology roadmaps and engineering standards.
  • Maintenance and support of operational security systems.
  • Development of hot-fixes and workarounds for incident response teams

Job Criteria


  • Minimum of 2 year's experience in a Cloud Cyber Security engineer role, preferably gained in an operational environment.
  • Experience designing secure system architectures in Cloud environments (AWS/Azure, Google) from a defined set of requirements; such as Identity Management, Key Management Systems, SIEM, Data Protection & Privacy.
  • Have engineered and successfully delivered at least one security capability in the Cloud. o Experience managing technical requirements in waterfall and agile delivery. O
  • Experience installing and configuring virtualisation technologies.
  • Ability to read and understand raw system data including security event logs, system logs, application logs, and device logs.
  • A good knowledge of TCP/IP networks, including the technologies and protocols commonly used in local area and wide area networks.
  • A good working knowledge of a variety of security technologies; such as cryptographics, host intrusion, network and application firewalls.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills. o Knowledge of Linux


  • BSc in Computer Sciences, Mathematics or Engineering (min 2:1)
  • Experience working with Jenkins, Docker and Kebernetes in a CI Pipeline.
  • Hold, or be working towards, an industry recognised security certification such as CISSP, GPEN and CISM.
  • Relevant TCP/IP network experience, or certifications such as CompTIA Network+ or CCNA.
  • Security vendor certifications, such as Checkpoint, ArcSight, Fortinet and TrendMicro. o Familiarity with ISO27001 and other security standards.

Please send your CV for immediate review.