Employer: CGI

Position Description:

CGI is seeking a Cloud Security Engineer to join our team!

Looking for someone who can apply deep technical expertise to the design, testing, implementation, and ongoing support of security and related services in an AWS / hybrid cloud environment.

This career opportunity can be performed remotely!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of security engineering in the AWS environment
  • Implements security architectures for cloud/hybrid solutions
  • Thoroughly documents implementations, via technical documentation, diagrams, and run-books
  • Serves as technical lead for security administration activities, both performing hands-on security administration and guiding other team members in the execution of security administration and related tasks
  • Serves as technical lead for security remediation activities
  • Acts as a subject matter expert (SME) for security tools, applications, and processes, including Rapid7, Twistlock, Cortex, and ScouteSuite IBM Guardium, Splunk, PKI, Tripwire EA, Symantec DLP, FireEye HX/NX/EX, RSA Security Analytics, MicroFocus Fortify, and Static Code Analyzer
  • Works with Information Security Officer to design security solutions in support of policy and operational requirements
  • Serves as a member of the Security Incident Response Team to address issues across development, testing, and production environments in both on-premise and cloud environments
  • Works with Application and Infrastructure Architects on issues related to security design and architecture, and assists with proof-of-concept testing
  • Supports proofs-of-concept design and testing activities and supports the development of change requests, white papers, and proposals with security service components
  • Works with peers within and beyond the Operations team to define and characterize complex technology or process problems and develop & implement new solutions
  • Works with peers to review and analyze security tool reports and establish a remediation plan

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • AWS Certified Security – Specialty, or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of secure-cloud configuration, (CloudTrail, AWS Config, etc), cloud-security technologies (VPC, Security Groups, etc.), and cloud-permission systems (IAM)
  • Experience with a broad array of security technologies, such as NGFW, WAF, SIEM, endpoint security, and more
  • Experience with NIST Security Standards especially 800-53, and OWASP
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Science / Information Technology, Data Science, Computer Science, or a related field OR equivalent experience in a technical position OR equivalent military experience
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment in driving technical problems to resolution
  • Ability to work across organizations (CGI, Client, State Data Center, Vendors) to drive issues to resolution
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

Desired qualifications/non-essential skills:

  • Ability to communicate complex technical information to less technical staff (e.g. CGI management and client staff)
  • Strong understanding of broader technology context (e.g. cloud services, server, and storage technologies)
  • Experience planning technical implementations of security services (e.g. developing work breakdown schedules, estimating task efforts and durations)
  • Ability to mentor other team members in areas of technical expertise
  • Experience working in an outsourced/managed services environment with some client-facing responsibilities (e.g. technical discussions with the client)

Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $84,000-$145,000*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

  • Competitive base salaries
  • Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
  • 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
  • Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
  • Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more