Sr. AWS Firewall Engineer in Reston, VA at Consultnet Careers

Date Posted: 5/25/2023

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/25/2023
  • Job ID:
    23-00846

Job Description

Sr.Cloud Security SolutionsEngineer (Web Application Firewall / AWS WAF / Full-Stack Application Developer)

Anywhere, US (100% Remote)

Contract (2 current openings)

Job Description:

Our client is seeking two (2) Cloud Security Engineers with AWS WAF, Web Application Firewall experience; combined with a strong engineering (full-stack) programming/coding background, specifically with front-end experience coding in languages such as: HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS, Frameworks - Angular/ReactJS, TypseScirpt ; and on the Back-End, having experience coding in: Java, SpringBoot, Python, SQL, ReST, MicroServices.

This person needs to have very strong Cloud Security / Security Solutions implementation expertise in AWS (AWS WAF - aka AWS Web Application Firewall), Web Application Firewall experience is key, we also want to see someone who has CloudFlare experience, in addition to AWS WAF Firewall experience. Should have past experience implementing security solutions at an enterprise scale.

The ideal candidate will come with experience in either infrastructure or application level vulnerability testing & audit. In addition to that, this person should have strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security.

A typical data security administrator is responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing security measures to safeguard the computer database. This person will play a part in assisting with security compliance (policies/procedures / ensuring compliance with the organizations policies). This person will be brought in to also assist in driving efforts around planning, coordinating and implementing security measures for information systems to regulate access to computer data files and prevent unauthorized modification, destruction or disclosure of information.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans
  • Design, implement, support, and evaluate security-focused tools and services including project leadership roles
  • Develop and interpret security policies and procedures
  • Participate in security compliance efforts
  • Develop and deliver training materials and perform general security awareness and specific security technology training Evaluate and recommend new and emerging security products and technologies

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
  • 5-7 years of relevant experience required
  • Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security
  • Consistent implementation of security solutions
  • Experience in infrastructure or application-level vulnerability testing and auditing

Must-Have Technical Experience:

*Web Application Firewall
  • --> Cloudflare and AWS WAF

*Full Stack Engineering Expertise:

  • --> Front-End: HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS, Frameworks - Angular/ReactJS, TypseScirpt
  • --> Back-End: Java, SpringBoot, Python, SQL, ReST, MicroServices
* AWS Cloud Experience / Cloud Security:
  • --> AWS WAF, ALB, CloudFront, CloudFormation, ECS, EC-2 (EC2), S3, SQS, RDS, SSL/ACP, CloudTrail, Kinesis, SDK Java, Boto3 Python, CLI, VPC

*CI/CD

  • --> Jenkins Pipeline, Orchestrator

*Network

  • *DNS --> CNAME, A, TXT records, CIDR, NSLookup/Dig, Protocols HTTP, HTTPS, ICMP, SSL/TLS Certs
  • *Version Control --> BitBucket, Git
  • *Splunk --> Splunk Queries, Dashboards, Lookup tables
  • Atlassian --> Jira, Confluence
  • Tools --> Postman, Fiddler (or other HttpProxy)

Other Requirements:

  • Occasional After-hour support