AWS Cloud Security Specialist

The Adastra Group is an international IT consulting company with 24 international offices and headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Adastra provides leading companies with the full range of consulting services in information management - from conception to implementation and application of innovative Data & Analytics solutions. With over 2000 experts worldwide we bridge the gap between business departments and IT to increase the operational efficiency of our customers. For more information, please check www.adastragrp.com

Tasks

  • Provide security-based risk assessments
  • Work closely with the DevOps System support engineer to provide guidance on security weaknesses in the cloud environment
  • Research and investigate cyber threats and security incidents in the cloud environment
  • Perform comprehensive risk assessment of new or existing cloud service for business needs
  • Develop a security strategy, guidelines, configurations for the cloud services used at one of the largest online landing market places

Required Skills, Education, Knowledge and Experience:

  • A university degree in computer science, business informatics, business administration with an IT focus or in a comparable course of study
  • Excellent understanding of security requirements, best practices and execution in various cloud implementation scenarios: IaaS, PaaS, SaaS on AWS
  • Good knowledge and exposure to automation using scripts and CI/CD pipelines with cloud native or open-source technologies
  • Experience with at least one scripting language such as Bash or Python
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Excellent English skills (spoken & written), good German skills are a huge plus

Nice-to-have:

  • Familiarity of regulatory requirements
  • Know-how in at least one of the following tools: AWS-GuardDuty, Inspector, AWS Macie, Config, Container Security etc.
  • At least one certification in AWS and IT Security

What we offer

  • Working in an international team of Data & Analytics experts
  • A work environment where knowledge-sharing is coveted and which has an open feedback culture
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth through industry-recognized projects for internationally-known clients
  • Support to fulfill your personal potential and individual career planning (Training and further education, participation in conferences, etc.)
  • Opportunities to take responsibility at an early stageFlat hierarchies and an attractive salary & benefits package