AWS Cloud Security Engineer

Job#: 2026685

Job Description:

Apex Systems, a World-Class Technology Solutions Provider, is seeking applicants for the below position on behalf of our client.  Please apply if interested and qualified.  Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.  
Position: AWS Cloud Security Engineer
Location:  Juno Beach, FL
Duration: Contract to Hire 
Rate Range:  $75-$95/hr
Position Overview:  
Looking for a Cybersecurity Engineer with AWS knowledge to help with the vulnerability and configurations they are implementing this year - 4-6 large security initiatives. Looking for someone specifically on the cloud security engineering side.
Day to Day Responsibilities/typical day look like:  
  • This person will monitor AWS environment for vulnerabilities.
  • Working with the tech team running with the projects and efforts to solve issues of what the tool finds.
  • Determine issues within the firewall environments - firewall policies, virtual Palo Alto environment. Need to know what firewalls do and how it works, not hands on. Any building will be from any future projects that come along.
  • AWS – security group and a NACL, GitHub Security maintaining advanced security features – 
  • Salesforce security – understanding of best practices on what’s needed. 
  • This candidate will have some experience with API security.
  • Administers, operates and monitors the company’s information security sensors, logging, alerting and other detection mechanisms to identify and respond to threats
  • Acts as subject matter expert for one or multiple assigned cybersecurity technology stacks (e.g., identity and access management, network intrusion detection and prevention, host based security tools)
  • Manage and maintain the Cloud-Native Application Protection Platforms (CNAPP)/Cloud security posture management (CSPM) Platforms 
  • Collaborates with cyber security team to identify, evaluate and recommend new security technologies for suitability within the company’s environment and security posture
  • Provides guidance for security activities and requirements in the system development life cycle (SDLC) and application development efforts. 
Selling Points for Candidates:  
  • Opportunity for growth 
  • Great company culture 
  • 5+ years experience working in cyber security
  • AWS certification – solution architect
  • Good communication
  • AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification

*Please note that as a contract employee of Apex Systems, benefits include the below with employee contribution*   
  • Health  
  • Dental 
  • Vision  
  • Life Insurance; Short Term Disability 
  • Hospitalization Coverage 
  • Direct Deposit 
  • Weekly Pay Periods 
  • Training and Development Programs 
  • 401k 
  • Referral Program 









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Employee Type:

Juno Beach, FL, US

Job Type:
Infrastructure and Security

Date Posted:
April 25, 2024