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Cloud Security Engineer

Engineering Security, Safety, Security & Insurance
in Seattle, Washington

About the Role

We are seeking a Senior Cloud Security Engineer to join our team in Seattle. This innovator will tackle producing an autonomous policy driven security strategy to harden, monitor, and analyze our cloud infrastructure.

What You'll Do

  • Build, maintain and manage central security policies for our cloud infrastructure
  • Build a continuous monitoring solution to validate systems against our security baselines
  • Continuously scan and respond to policy violations
  • Consult with partner teams on secure-by-default system architecture

What You'll Need

  • Experience with administration of cloud data storage and -computing solutions (Google Cloud Platform (preferred) or AWS/Azure

  • Clear understanding of cloud computing services/deployment architecture

  • Are comfortable generating automated metrics to measure service and program effectiveness and consistency

  • Experience working with cloud security and governance tools, cloud access security brokers (CASBs), and server virtualization technologies

  • Experience performing threat modeling and design reviews to assess security implications and requirements for introduction of new technologies.

  • Ability to communicate ideas and proposals concisely, both verbally and written, to senior staff members

  • Source Control Expertise across Organizations (Git)

  • CI/CD Pipeline experience

  • Programmatic Integration with Ticketing and Asset Management systems

  • Experience with software vulnerabilities, how CVEs are reported, and how they relate to specific system packages and remediations

  • Solid programming skills (Python, Go)

  • Hands-on security experience, with in-depth knowledge of security, scaling in the cloud, and software engineering practices

  • A solid understanding of information security standards &

  • Ability to distill complex security problems and drive toward creative solutions

  • Strong organizational and relationship skills

Bonus Points

  • Cloud Security and Architecture related certifications (Google Cloud Platform Professional Cloud Architect/Developer, Amazon AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional, Amazon AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional)

  • Familiarity with PCI, SOC2, SOX, and ISO standards

  • Agile/SCRUM experienceCISSP Certification

  • Web server/client architecture and implementation experience

  • Experience in operation and configuration of both Windows and Linux systems

About the Team

Our mission is to empower our customers to protect users' privacy and safety in the cloud through proactive risk management. We are working with partner teams on secure architectures, threat models, optimized cloud security policies, monitoring solutions, threat detection, and incident response. We work across multiple cloud service providers, such as AWS and Google Cloud, and develop state-of-the art security services as part of the open source community.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.