Senior Cloud & Container Security Engineer – Remote in Charlotte, North Carolina
Posted 10/05/20

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.


  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology


  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits


  • Iselin, NJ or Charlotte, NC  -Remote



  • Plan, mobilize, influence, and drive change in a complex, highly-matrixed environment
  • Liaise with an extensive range of business stakeholders and support them for migration of their applications and services to Cloud.
  • Complement your knowledge with industry trends / best practices to develop governance frameworks, guiding principles, security controls and detailed security design of solutions
  • Demonstrated information technology/software development experience in large global organizations specific to Cloud security architecture and engineering
  • Knowledge of designing and implementing Cloud Services (e.g., IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, etc.) offered from public cloud service providers (e.g., AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google etc.)
  • Knowledge of 3 rd Party tools used to secure Cloud Services (e.g. IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, etc.)
  • Knowledge of designing and implementing container platforms including Kubernetes, Docker, etc.
  • Knowledge of designing and implementing security services for cloud, tools, and platforms.
  • General understanding of data services frameworks & stream processing
  • Experience with a broad set of information security technologies and processes within cloud environments
  • Understanding of Secure Software Development Life Cycle (SSDLC) security requirements
  • Understanding of enterprise IT security risk assessments and related frameworks (e.g., SOC2, ISO 270XX, NIST CSF, NIST 800-XX, COBIT, etc.) and industry best practices
  • Demonstrated success in leading transformation programs, driving business value and long term success
  • Strong influence and negotiating skills with the ability to overcome resistance to execute against strategic plans
  • Excellent command of Cybersecurity organization practices, operations risk management processes, principles, architectural requirements, engineering threats and vulnerabilities, including incident response methodologies
  • Understanding of national and international laws, regulations, policies and ethics related to financial industry cybersecurity
  • Should be a cybersecurity expert, keeping technical skills current and participating in multiple industry Security forums
  • Expertise in Agile and can work with at least one of the common frameworks
  • Ability to identify network attacks and systemic security issues as they relate to threats and vulnerabilities, with focus on recommendations for enhancements or remediation
  • Ideal candidate should be comfortable in fast paced, results oriented, and innovative environment focused on the creation of next generation platforms, cloud solutions, security solutions, and technology controls.




  • 3 or more years IT Engineering or IT Security Engineering experience
  • Experience in Financial, Insurance or Tech industry
    Preferred Skills
  • Bachelor of Science with 6 years or work experience
  • Certification CISSP or Certified Cloud security professional
  • Certifications such as AWS certified Security Professional, Google Certified Solution & security professional.
  • Expertise in Windows, Linux, Python, Terraform, cloud formation etc.
  • Experience with cloud security strategy, cloud provider ecosystems (Amazon AWS/ Microsoft Azure).
  • Hands-on experience in AWS, Google and Azure platforms, including Kubernetes platform services.
  • Experience with cyber technologies such as Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Malware detection, User behavior analysis (UBA), and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) tools.
  • Experience with Networking technologies, Zero trust Models and technologies.
  • Excellent communication skills, including demonstrated proficiency in clearly communicating technical concepts to non-technical audiences in business terminology.
  • Hands on deployment and Infrastructure as code experience a plus.
  • Must be proactive and have the ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, as well as the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional and remote teams.
  • Familiar with DevOps and Agile methodology
  • Able to learn quickly and independently and apply new tools and techniques.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.


  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 10/05/20
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