Azure Cloud Security Engineer, Sr.

  • MPN Diversity Recruiters
  • Atlanta, GA or Birmingham, AL
Full Time Engineering Information Technology OTHER

Job Description

Job Description

The Azure Security Engineer will work with the Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE) team to secure complex IaaS/PaaS deployments in Azure Cloud. A successful candidate will have experience with key Azure security concepts including usage Application Gateways, Azure Firewall, Key Vaults, Azure Active Directory and Azure Security Center.



  • Planning, configuring, deploying, and optimizing Microsoft Azure security-based solutions
  • Working closely with our data and application security teams to design best-in-class Azure implementations
  • Be a trusted advisor for Azure cloud security architecture. Engineer should have deep understanding of how to secure Azure IaaS/PaaS services
  • Provide technical guidance on how to leverage a control framework (NIST CSF, NIST 800-53, CSA CCM) to secure a public cloud environment
  • Partner with Dev, Infrastructure and Security Operations teams to integrate security in an automated manner
  • Prepare assessments and cyber threat profiles of current and planned products based on testing, research, and analysis


  • Deep knowledge and understanding of the Microsoft Azure stack including (PaaS, IaaS, Storage, SQL, NSGs, Redis, VNETs, Availability Zones, Application Gateways, Azure Firewall and Azure Active Directory)
  • Experience architecting Microsoft security solutions such as o365 Advanced Threat Protection, Defender Advanced Threat Protection, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, Cloud App Security and Azure Sentinel
  • Knowledge and experience with networking concepts including subnetting, routing, routing protocols, firewalls
  • Experience building secure cloud architectures within Azure, using Azure Resource Manager, Azure IaaS and PaaS offerings (Security Center, ATP, etc.) and Azure Policy
  • Hands-on experience migrating customers to Azure and designing DevSec Ops operational processes, deployment checklists, etc.
  • Designing and advising against security requirements to support cloud migration efforts
  • Knowledge of PowerShell, BASH or Python is a plus
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication¬†skills


$85K- $130K