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Cloud Security Engineer - FinTech

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Cloud Security

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  • Salary:

    £500.00 - £600.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Gavin O'Reilly

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Cloud Security Engineer - AWS / DevOps

Cloud security engineer with extensive AWS security experience including, hardening cloud services is urgently required by a well-established and rapidly growing Fintech organisation.

The successful candidate will have core experience around automating cloud infrastructure services through cloud formation / terraform.

The client are a FinTech organisation building cloud native, core banking applications. They are a highly dynamic and Agile environment that are looking for technology driven individuals to join their team that is currently scaling up to work on multiple greenfield projects.

The Role:

  • Automate security solutions deployments - building pipelines to propagate their configuration & policies
  • Responsible to deploy services around; VPCs and networks, KMS and CloudHSM, EC2 etc
  • Investigate, design and implement cloud security controls; cloud data encryptions container orchestration etc
  • Collaborate with DevOps team to ensure deployed solutions/configurations are completed through DevOps pipelines.
  • Review AWS configurations and implement security best practices - particularly promoting hardened configuration through the platform
  • Review containerisation infrastructure and ensure security best practices are followed
  • Run vulnerability scans against OS and containers images through DevOps environment


  • Core AWS security experience including hardening cloud services
  • Strong automation skills - particularly through cloud formation / terraform
  • Previous experience deploying; VPCs and networks, KMS and CloudHSM, EC2 etc
  • Strong understanding of Linux based operating systems
  • Foundation with Docker containerisation and orchestration through Kubernetes
  • Understand PKI and cryptography applied in cloud environments
  • Exposure and understanding of cyber security (technical certification is a plus; OCSP, CHE, GRE etc)
  • Bachelor's Degree - ideally in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in cybersecurity.

If you have the relevant skills and would like to hear full details - please forward for an immediate review.

gavin@pioneer-search.com / 0203 828 6967

Cloud Security Engineer - AWS / DevOps