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Senior AWS Cloud Security Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Cloud Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £90000 to £120000

  • Contact:

    Alfreda Rus

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Senior AWS Cloud Security Engineer | Remote, UK | £90,000 - £120,000

*Please note this role does not offer sponsorship.

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior AWS Cloud Security Engineer to join a growing team. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of cloud security and a proven track record of designing and implementing secure AWS cloud infrastructure.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and maintain security controls in AWS to meet security and compliance requirements;

  • Develop and implement AWS security best practices and ensure compliance with industry standards such as SOC 2, PCI DSS, and ISO 27001;

  • Perform security assessments, risk analysis, and security audits of AWS infrastructure;

  • Work closely with developers to ensure secure coding practices and architecture design;

  • Investigate and respond to security incidents, including conducting forensics analysis and providing recommendations for remediation;

  • Collaborate with other teams to ensure the security of applications and data in the cloud;

  • Stay up-to-date with current security trends and technologies and recommend improvements to existing security processes.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field;

  • 5+ years of experience in cloud security and AWS;

  • Strong knowledge of AWS security services, including IAM, KMS, CloudTrail, and WAF;

  • Experience with security and compliance certifications such as SOC 2, PCI DSS, and ISO 27001;

  • Familiarity with security and network protocols, such as SSL/TLS, HTTPS, and VPN;

  • Strong understanding of secure coding practices, secure architecture design, and threat modelling;

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Interviews are scheduled to take place soon, so if you’re interested in hearing more about this role, please apply now!