Sr. Cloud Security Engineer (AWS)

Full Time
Mountain View, CA
Areas of Interest: Test and Evaluation, Vulnerability Assessment and Management
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The Cloud Security Team is  looking for a highly motivated Sr. Security Engineer with broad experience in security methodologies and deployment of security software in the enterprises.


  • Follow, develop and improve network and security configuration procedures
  • Perform vulnerability assessments and penetration testing of core cloud components and work with development teams to deploy patches
  • Conduct web application security testing of web-based cloud components and validate the issues accordingly
  • Perform log analysis for detecting intrusions and attacks conducted against cloud cloud components through splunk instances and other security monitoring software
  • Work on security related requirements stated as a part of various controls in SOC-2 Type 2, ISO 2700 , HIPAA, FedRAMP, and others.
  • Work in conjunction with devops team to streamline the security processes and procedures.
  • Hands-on experience on Amazon AWS cloud infrastructure related to security is required.


  • 4+ years of experience in administration of cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Google, Openstack etc)
  • Use security tools to audit infrastructure, detect issues and coordinate remediation of any incident.
  • Perform advanced, complex network analysis, identify problems and design solutions
  • Oversee Network Security with focus on IDS, IPS, HIM, HID, NID tuning, Firewall Rule clean up, and access management.
  • Maintain, and troubleshoot firewalls, Intrusion Detection, vulnerability assessment tools, event and log analysis, security change tracking and other network security systems and devices.
  • Perform Network Vulnerability Assessments and Penetration Tests
  • Participate in the design and maintenance of Firewall network security ACLs (Perimeter security, IPS and IDS).
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Relentlessly protect the world’s information. Make a difference at Symantec. Across the globe, we are an ‘essential’ partner to both consumers and businesses of all sizes. We combine our talents, our brains, and our creative energy to reinforce our place as a world-class technical community.

Our most critical asset at Symantec is the talent we hire - you! We look for people who have a desire to excel and reflect our values: Innovation, Action, Customer-Driven, and Trust. We recognize that every opening in our company is a chance to increase Symantec's competitive advantage, and we are willing to invest in you in order to win.

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