Job Description :
Job Title: Application Cloud Security Engineer Location: Washington, DC Duration: Contract Job Description: Mandatory Skills Cyber security , Cloud architectures, Tuning, expertise in tuning of network sensors like IDS/IPS, DDOS, Cloud Security and/or Open source development. Roles and Responsibilities :: At least 5+ years of total experience in Cyber security including Incident response, Engineering, Cloud architectures, Tuning etc At least 3+ years of experience and hands-on expertise in tuning of network sensors like IDS/IPS, DDOS, Cloud Security and/or Opensource development. Should have excellent communication skills i.e. Verbal, Written, Technical & Interpersonal skills Should be drive enthusiasm, security initiatives, job commitment and self-motivated to excel Domain expertise of network security sensors such as IDS ( Suricata), cloud security access broker , DDOS protections , Open DNS etc Detail understanding of Network Technologies Routers, switches, Load Balancers,firewalls, proxy etc Good understanding and exposure to Cloud standards, architecture and models Detail proficiency with Linux (or similar) operating systems In depth understanding of TCP/IP protocols Experience with PKI, SSL, SSH, HHTPS etc Knowledge of RESTful web services (client server application) Hands on knowledge of Automation skills, Dev Ops skills etc. System admin - Red Hat Linux/Unix, Windows Experience and knowledge is mandatory. Software development domain and principles, including design patterns, code structure, programming languages, continuous integration (Git), continuous deployment (Travis/Jenkins), and deployment orchestration (Chef, puppet, or equivalent) Experience with open-source software security sensors ( Bro IDS, Suricata, Snort, Molach etc) Experience with network protocols and deep packet inspection Knowledge of micro services, kubernetes, docker etc. is added advantage Proven experience delivering large scale , highly available security solution Basic Knowledge of Public Cloud such as AWS , Azure and GCP Relevant security certifications such as OSCP, ISC2 CISSP, SANS, CEH, etc. are a major plus