Job Description :

AWS Security Engineer

90 day contract + with potential to go contract to hire.


Can you speak as to why this position is now open backfill brand new? Brand New

How long has the position been open? Newly created.

Is there anyone in consideration today / where are you in the hiring cycle?

Have we sent the requirement out to other vendors? No

Hours / Shift: Typical Mon-Fri 8-5? M-F 8-5 PM.

Please verify the work location? 100% Remote. Preference is Gardena/LA area.

Position Overview / General Overview

Monitoring-Rapid 7 on AWS.

Nice to have Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Doing enterprise automation.

Single sign on access. Amazon Security experience.

Strong handle of AWS in the Security side. 12-14 different accounts make up.

Three Keys:

1. AWS

2. Azure/Office365- Nice to have

3. Documentation of environment-Policy and Procedure. SOX compliance.

% Breakdown of Responsibilities:

1. 50% Assess/Repair/fixes for AWS. Not just propose but able to fix.

2. 50% Documentation.

Hiring Profile: (take me through the natural progression of this candidates experience that would enable him to do this job today)

Automotive or manufacturing would be ideal. 3+ years' experience in AWS Security.

If they come from Amazon would be ideal.

Great understanding of AWS, AZURE and Office 365.

Can turn full time, into a cloud Engineer

Audit/Sox experience.

Are there any local companies (or industries) that have transitioned well into a similar role in the past?



AWS Cloud Engineer design, develop and implement our next-generation cloud infrastructure for insurance and financial solutions. You will improve how millions of people access and interact with our products, the way business partners support our customers and use data, as well as explore new technologies to meet better meet those needs.

It's a mission that takes some serious smarts, intense curiosity and determination to be the best. Come be part of the team who makes it possible.


  • Build / manage stable secure cloud infrastructure/networking using cloud orchestration capabilities, scripting languages and APIs to design, code, test, implement and support Infrastructure as Code (IaC) for Public Cloud.
  • Experience with configuration of common cloud services in production environment (e.g. compute, storage, networking).
  • Is involved in the development of short-term, operationally focused cloud vision for the Enterprise. Executes tactical steps associated with cloud vision.
  • Build / manage cloud networking capabilities, including load balancers, application firewalls, network access control lists (NACLs), security groups and connectivity in a single cloud environment.

This posting reflects the Engineer I essential functions, qualifications, and physical requirements. The Engineer II and III roles have variable essential functions and qualifications. Competency and skill set will determine level of placement within the posted job family.


  • Professionally solved challenges with Infrastructure as Code development and proficiency with three plus years' of experience and two or more with the following technologies:
    • Infrastructure as a Code (CDK/Typescript)
    • Container Tech (Docker / Elastic Container Service (ECS) / Fargate)
  • Independently build / manage cloud services by automating/orchestrating moderately complex processes using Infrastructure as Code (IaC) within a single cloud environment.
  • Are experienced with distributed cloud platform configuration, deployment, and lifecycle management automation tools.
  • Are proficient with scripting and APIs.
  • Understand hybrid-cloud topologies. Can integrate cloud and legacy on-prem environments.
  • Understand security and compliance for cloud environment.
  • You
    • Promote a culture of diversity and inclusion within the department and the larger organization
    • Value different ideas and opinions
    • Listen courageously and remain curious in all that you do.
  • You are able to work remotely and have access to high-speed internet.


  • Kafka (MSK in AWS)
  • Database/PostgresDB (RDS Aurora in AWS)
  • DevOps - Jenkins
  • Github
  • Artifactory

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