Senior Cloud Security Engineer - Mid-Atlantic region (Remote)

GuidePoint Security provides trusted cybersecurity expertise, solutions and services that help organizations make better decisions and minimize risk. By taking a three-tiered, holistic approach for evaluating security posture and ecosystems, GuidePoint enables some of the nation’s top organizations, such as Fortune 500 companies and U.S. government agencies, to identify threats, optimize resources and integrate best-fit solutions that mitigate risk.

GuidePoint Security is seeking an experienced and driven security professional to join our Cloud Security practice in the Mid-Atlantic.


As a Senior Cloud Security Engineer, you will be part of a growing team of highly skilled cyber security engineers providing delivery services for customers in several verticals.  Your primary responsibilities revolve around partnering with our customers to advise, develop, implement, and run CNAPP Cloud Security tools. You will constantly learn about and utilize the newest cloud security technologies, such as CNAPP, IaC, CSPM, and CWPP technologies.Role and Responsibilities:

• Integrate security technologies and best practices into everything built from infrastructure and automation to Containers and Serverless functions• Implement IaC scanning tools within the CI/CD Pipelines• Perform implementation of CNAPP and CSPM tools in multi-account AWS and Azure environments• Develop Infrastructure as code in Cloud Formation or Terraform• Advise customers on Cloud security best practices

Experience, Education, and Technical Requirements.

• At least 3 years of experience working in Cloud Security with Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, or GCP• Experience with Cloud Security tools like:, Orca, Lacework, Trivy, or Prisma Cloud• Experience with the integration of tools into development pipelines such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins, etc• Understanding of a broad range of Cloud Security issues as well as their mitigation strategies• Understanding of Cloud Security-related vulnerabilities• Experience developing code in Terraform, Python, PowerShell, Rego, and other languages• Written communication skills for written interactions with clients• Strong communication skills that include the ability to clearly articulate thoughts and refine complex problems into digestible pieces of information• Ability to manage time independently while handling multiple projects concurrently• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or information Security preferred• Cloud Security certifications are preferred

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Why GuidePoint?GuidePoint Security is a rapidly growing, profitable, privately-held value added reseller that focuses exclusively on Information Security. Since its inception in 2011, GuidePoint has grown to over 750 employees, established strategic partnerships with leading security vendors, and serves as a trusted advisor to more than 3,000 Enterprise-Level customers.

Firmly-defined core values drive all aspects of the business, which have been paramount to the company’s success and establishment of an enjoyable workplace atmosphere. At GuidePoint, your colleagues are knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced and will seek to collaborate and provide mentorship and guidance at every opportunity.  

This is a unique and rare opportunity to grow your career along with one of the fastest growing companies in the nation.Some added perks….

  • Remote workforce primarily (U.S. based only, some travel may be required for certain positions, working on-site may be required for Federal positions)
  • 100% employer-paid medical premiums (employee only $0 deductible and HSA plans) along with 75% employer-paid family contributions
  • 100% employer-paid dental premiums (employee only) along with 75% employer-paid family contributions
  • 12 corporate holidays and a Flexible Time Off (FTO) program
  • Healthy mobile phone and home internet allowance
  • Eligibility for retirement plan after 2 months at open enrollment
  • Pet Benefit Option

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