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Cloud Security Engineer (GCP) Description

Job #: 77983
We seek a candidate to prepare a Certified Cloud Security Specialist who will have detailed knowledge of common security threats, security controls, and associated technologies and practices related to securing Google Cloud Platform.

What You’ll Do

  • Complete training and successfully pass the exam in the following areas:
    • CompTIA Security+
    • Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)
    • Professional Cloud Architect
    • Professional Cloud Security Engineer
    • Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
    • and more
  • Engaging with stakeholders of EPAM Cloud Security / EPAM Cloud Support to understand the current state of cloud security in Google Cloud Platform
  • Perform root cause analysis and recommend process improvement opportunities / identify risk and relevant mitigating controls
  • Accountable for the development of the GCP Cloud Security Design framework
  • Working with the function leads to preparing board-level presentations on observations, gaps, and global remediation roadmap including Cloud Security strategy, remediation plans, and design solutions
  • Responsible for establishing security requirements needed to provide services securely
  • Prepare and enforce standards, guidelines, policies for EPAM Cloud Services
  • Drive cybersecurity strategy compliance
  • Provide expert advice into the first line of defense initiatives
  • Assist with audit-related issues
  • Prepare / contribute to the development of independent testing controls

What You Have

  • Practical experience in the Google Cloud Platform cloud environment for at least 2 years
  • It is desirable to have knowledge of cloud delivery, security, and deployment models for Google Cloud Platform
  • Knowledge of one of the programming languages like Python, Go, or Ruby
  • It is desirable to understand Security processes and utilization of security tools in Google Cloud Platform
  • It is desirable to have a working knowledge of cloud security standards
  • It is desirable to have knowledge of risk analysis methodology, especially in relation to Cloud Security
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills, including the ability to articulate complex issues and incorporate feedback
  • Good team player, strong stakeholder management, relationship building, influencing, facilitating, and presenting skills
  • Ability to express views clearly and fluently, both orally and in writing
  • Considers the audience, avoiding technical jargon wherever necessary and appropriate
  • Good listening and analytical skills including:
    • Being able to come to a thoughtful and business-focused conclusion quickly
    • Ability to co-operate and work well with others adopting an approachable style
    • Ability to see the customer or opponent's perspective, i.e., from a business point of view, the most secure solution is not always workable or realistic considering costs and benefits
    • Demonstrating a calm professional approach, with a good understanding of delivery within time constraints and the need to escalate/inform departmental management as appropriate
    • Adapting personal approach to suit situations, individuals, groups, and cultures
    • Be flexible in relation to getting the job done
    • Taking accountability for their actions and being open and honest when things have gone wrong and celebrating successes when things have gone well
    • Being rigorous and thorough – especially when logging and tracking issues through to conclusion
    • Ability to manage their workload to meet the realistic targets and priorities set in conjunction with management
    • Demonstrating a high level of commitment and self-motivation, combined with enthusiasm and a genuine interest in the role of Risk Assessment in business

We offer

  • Competitive salary plus annual bonuses for showing outstanding results
  • Flexible working schedule and opportunity to work remotely from any place in Latvia
  • Community of 58,800+ industry’s top professionals united for exchanging knowledge with experts from anywhere in the world
  • Outstanding career development opportunities with a transparent career path and a roadmap to accelerate your journey
  • Travel and relocation opportunities within our offices in 35+ countries and relocation support for you and your family
  • Wide range of professional training, workshops, and mentoring programs plus unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning
  • Learning resources and financial support for completing certification programs
  • Corporate health insurance and the possibility of buying private health insurance for the family at a Corporate price

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