Cloud Security Engineer

Washington, District Of Columbia

  Security - Cloud Security


Our client are a leader in government services that provides Enterprise Solutions, Professional Services, and Operational Management to Federal Government Agencies, merging commercial solutions with extensive expertise in Defense and Civilian missions. They prioritize delivering exceptional service and ongoing enhancement while valuing the concerns of customers and employees.

They are hiring a skilled Cloud Security Engineer with a TS/SCI clearance to work with a government client in Washington D.C on a contract basis. The chosen candidate will oversee security monitoring, analyze potential malicious activities for incident response, and uphold system functionality within cloud environments.


  • As a Cloud Security Engineer, you will assess and rectify potential security vulnerabilities in cloud systems while maintaining system functionality.

  • You will independently oversee cloud security, analyzing the overall posture and disseminating pertinent information to stakeholders.

  • Engage with system stakeholders, grasping their cloud infrastructure to adequately support mission objectives.

  • Deploy monitoring capabilities for diverse audiences, evaluating and documenting operating baselines as per standards.

  • Apply extensive infrastructure expertise to aid DevOps in maintaining an enterprise operational model.

  • Execute computer incident response and remediation following established protocols.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or 5-10 years of hands-on experience.

  • Mandatory DOD Top Secret Clearance.

  • Over 4 years of hands-on experience in administering, designing, and engineering cloud solutions.

  • Extensive grasp of cloud technology and enterprise IT systems.

  • Proficiency in deploying resources and managing workloads in Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure.

  • Capability to articulate technical requirements in easily digestible formats for varied audiences.

  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines, automation tools, and scripting languages like Python, JSON, and YAML.

  • Expertise encompassing Cyber Security platforms, Cloud Security, API Security, and Container Security.

Interested? Apply now in the link below or email your resume to for consideration.