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Cloud Security Engineer



Other Engineering
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024

About the role

As a Cloud Security Engineer you will be responsibly of ensuring the implementation of security controls, and the protection in the cloud by integrating security practices throughout the software development lifecycle (SDLC) to guarantee effective solutions, approving deployments to production, and managing risks

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with security leadership, Certification and Awareness, and IT to execute security strategies
  • Participate in the SDLC by conducting security reviews, integrating controls from conception phase to approval for production deployment
  • Develop specific security policies
  • Ensure compliance with cloud regulations

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ experience with cloud services in AWS
  • Knowledge in Terraform and Cloudformation (IAC) and AWS resources (RBAC, Amazon CloudWatch, AWS CloudTrail, AWS WAF, EC2, AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) o AWS Identity Federation, AWS Config, AWS Key Management Service)
  • 1+ years of experience with Kubernetes (EKS) and in setting up and maintaining Build and Release management using Jenkins
  • Strong understanding of Linux OSes like Ubuntu, CentOS / Redhat Linux and knowledge of Networking, HA / Load Balancing and Security
  • Experience / skill / knowledge with System Manager, VPN S2S, DynamoDB, Kinesis, QLDB
  • Appetite to automate every possible scenario/task
  • Knowledge in architectures and design patterns
  • Python, GO, CICD, Postgres, MySQL, is desirable
  • A growth mindset and passionate about building things from the ground up
  • Interest in learning new languages/frameworks as needed
  • Fluency in written and spoken English (and Spanish)
  • Startup experience is a plus


  • Well-funded and proven startup with large ambitions and competitive salaries.
  • Entrepreneurial culture where pushing limits, creating and collaborating is everyday business.
  • Open communication with management and company leadership
  • Small, dynamic teams = massive impact
  • 100% Remote Work (You choose where to work from)
  • 500USD a year for you to invest in learning.
  • 2 Family days
  • 5 sick days fully covered for you to rest and recover without impacting your income.
  • 1 full day for you to celebrate your birthday
  • 60% discount in Colsanitas Pre-Paid Medicine for you and everyone around you (Colombia Only)

Simetrik considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.

Join a team of incredibly talented people that build things, are free to create and love collaborating!
Now, we are a Series B Company. Let’s build the future!

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