IT Developer (Sr)
Sacramento, CA 95826
Blackstone Technology Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a IT - IT Developer (Sr) to join our team at our client s site in Sacramento, CA.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Assists in implementation of Security Standards, based on organization's Security policy and IT organization, with guidance from a senior member of Cloud COE or Cloud Security Manager
Advises on implementation of basic security standards and controls for Cloud solutions
Assists with implementation of standardized solutions to facilitate the secure access for one product or Application in the Cloud environment, with assistance from a more senior member of the Cloud COE
Identity and Access Management (IAM), Identity Federation / SSO
SIEM and Audit Logging (CloudTrail & Config)
Management of Security Groups and ACLs, Perimeter security with WAF and Shield DDoS
Data-in-Transit / Certificate Management, Data-at-Rest / Key/Secret Management
Assists with design of available, cost efficient, fault tolerant, and scalable distributed systems, with help from senior member of Cloud COE team
Familiar with AWS design principles and Security best practices and industry standards for security
Assists with implementation of Cloud Architecture solution, based on defined security standards for Cloud COE - from an Application and Infrastructure perspective
Assists with regular testing and scanning of Cloud products and application customers to provide compliance with overall security standards
Assists with delivery of simple Cloud security patterns and implementations based on customer requirements and adherence to security standards
Educates Cloud COE team to design and implement secure coding and continuous security practices within their applications
Partners with Engineering teams in Cybersecurity Services and SIOC to gather design considerations and requirements
Assess and implement controls for cloud computing services, cloud security controls, and identity and access management.
Create, implement, test, and remediate compliance controls for cloud architecture systems. Competencies: Cloud Security Engineer (Principal)
Ability to work in an Agile/Scrum environment. Ability to deliver in sprints and work as a team
Able to act as a leader and influence others
Ability to multi-task and prioritize deadlines
Ability to operate in cross-functional and multidisciplinary teams
Customer focused with an attitude to deliver excellent customer outcomes
Ability to take ownership with a high sense of urgency and work like an entrepreneur
Problem solving, analytics, and resolution skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Aptitude and determination to learn new technologies
Extensive knowledge of CI/CD technologies
Extensive experience with continuous security practices
Ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
Ability to think outside the box
Extensive knowledge of infrastructure automation, infrastructure as code and continuous delivery technologies
Familiar with / basic understanding of working in an Agile/Scrum environment
Familiar with / basic knowledge of Cloud computing technologies
Familiarity with AWS Well Architected Framework and Cloud migration industry standards and best practices
Technical writing skills for documenting environments and operating procedures
Prior programming background in at least ONE language: C++, Java, Python, Ruby etc.
Experience with continuous security practices, including: threat modeling, threat and vulnerability management, secure coding practices, and automated penetration testing.
Experience with security solutions such as WAF, IPS, and anti-DDOS systems
Extensive experience with IT Compliance and risk management requirements (e.g. security, privacy, SOX, etc.) Experience with network / perimeter security platforms
Experience with encryption in-flight and at-rest practices, as well as certificate and secrets management, security event & incident management (SIEM) platforms.
Experience with infrastructure automation, infrastructure as code, automated application deployment, monitoring/telemetry, logging, reporting, and continuous delivery technologies
Experience performing security assessments
In-depth knowledge of Amazon Web Services including experience with Lambda, IAM, KMS, VPC, ELB, EC2, RDS, CloudTrail, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, Ansible and Jenkins
Demonstrated skill at administering complex security controls and configurations to computer hardware, software and networks.
CISSP, CISA, CISM, IS027001 LA/LI, SANS (or equivalent experience)
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate (or equivalent experience)
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional (or equivalent experience)
AWS Certified DevOps Associate (or equivalent experience)
AWS Security Specialty (or equivalent experience)
AWS Certified DevOps Professional (or equivalent experience)
Blackstone is a global IT services and solutions firm that implements digital transformation solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone was founded in 1998, and has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in IT staffing and place both technical and creative talent across a variety of industries and sectors.
EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities