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Cloud Security Engineer

Location: San Diego, CA, USA


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 215931

External Description:

We are looking for a Cloud Security Engineer to join our team of security pros to partner with teams across the organization to ensure we meet a high standard of security for our customers and ourselves. You will leverage a broad range of technical knowledge and security capabilities to deploy and enhance security solutions in partnership with IT and Product to deliver secure, high-powered analytics to our customers.

Key Responsibilities:
• Collaborate with security leadership, architecture, compliance, and operations teams to execute on security strategies
• Partner closely with Product and IT teams to implement cohesive security solutions across diverse computing environments
• Deploy and configure production security tools and services to monitor and protect cloud workloads, networks, and endpoints
• Maintain knowledge of emerging security threats, trends, and best practices
• Champion the implementation of security best practices, design principles, and standards
• Implement scalable processes for provisioning cloud access and maintaining least-privilege
• Assess and propose solutions regarding cloud security to leadership
• Problem solve and identify potential alternatives to solve challenges, explaining any trade-offs and risks effectively

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
• 4+ years’ experience in technical domains including application development, cloud computing, security, identity and access management and infrastructure
• Experience working in AWS, Azure, and/or GCP and their security offerings
• In-depth knowledge of cloud, network, and infrastructure security
• Experience securing solutions in complex hybrid cloud enterprise and SaaS environment(s)
• Demonstrated ability to implement security best practices in partnership with development teams and systems owners
• Ability to understand and implement secure architectural design patterns in the cloud
• Knowledge of security best practices and common security frameworks such as NIST, ISO, Common Criteria, OWASP, etc.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate requirements and risks to stakeholders from engineering to senior leadership
• Experience documenting deployment diagrams and operational run books

Bonus Points:
• Experience in a customer-facing role such as consultant or solutions engineer
• Security focused certifications like CCSK, CCSP, CISSP
• Experience working with FedRAMP, PCI-DSS, HIPAA
• Experience contributing to the security community (e.g., open-source tools, presenting at conferences)
• Experience as a software developer or intermediate scripting ability

CountryEEOText_Description: Teradata invites all identities and backgrounds in the workplace. We work with deliberation and intent to ensure we are cultivating collaboration and inclusivity across our global organization. ​ We are proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, ancestry, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Cloud Security Engineer

Job Category: Security

Company Profile:

Our Company

At Teradata, we believe that people thrive when empowered with better information. That’s why we built the most complete cloud analytics and data platform for AI. By delivering harmonized data, trusted AI, and faster innovation, we uplift and empower our customers—and our customers’ customers—to make better, more confident decisions. The world’s top companies across every major industry trust Teradata to improve business performance, enrich customer experiences, and fully integrate data across the enterprise.

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Location_formattedLocationLong: San Diego, California US