Senior Cloud Security Specialist

Senior Cloud Security Specialist

Skills: security incident response, vulnerability assessment and management, intrusion detection and prevention, system administration


This is a great opportunity to get into work for one of Atlanta' s premier Universities! Enjoy work/life balance in an educational setting where your work is valued!

This position, within the client' s Enterprise Information Security team, will be primarily responsible for working with the Enterprise Security and other IT teams to identify, evaluate, and implement security controls for cloud services. This will mainly include Amazon Web Services, but will encompass all future cloud related activities. The person will be responsible for developing incident detection and response capabilities within cloud services, and will act as a member of the incident response team.


  • Technical and thought-leadership responsibilities for multiple information security disciplines such as incident response, vulnerability management, intrusion detection and prevention, threat hunting, security operations, security policy, and awareness/education.
  • Oversees operational tasks supporting information security functions such as intrusion detection and prevention, security event log analysis, management reporting, malware prevention and remediation, encryption, network segmentation, remote access, cloud security, and authentication.
  • Supports, maintains, monitors, troubleshoots and enhances security infrastructure tools, methodologies, software, and hardware.
  • Drafts and reviews information security policies, processes, and procedures.
  • Independently develops automated tools and methodologies in support of Information Security functions.


  • A bachelor' s degree and five years of related IT experience including demonstrated technical expertise in multiple information security domains, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Excellent team participation skills, as well as good written and verbal communication skills.

Benefits: WFH options, lots of paid days off (11 PTO days, 6 sick days, 10 holidays, 2 floating holidays), medical, dental, vision, flex spending, long and short term life, HSA, tuition reimbursement, training opportunities, 401k with up to 9% match!

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