Senior Azure Engineer - 1828950

Milwaukee, WI

Title: Senior Azure Engineer

Location: Milwaukee, WI- Onsite with possible hybrid

Duration: until 12/31/24 with likely extension or conversion

Perks: Top rates, benefits, free daily gourmet lunch

Our Fortune 100 client in Milwaukee is seeking a Senior Azure Engineer to join the Cloud Security Team to ensure their cloud platforms meet industry security standards.

In this position, you will work with cross-functional teams while leveraging a set of diverse technologies and an automation-first approach to strive toward improving the efficiency and effectiveness of our DevSecOps program with a focus on Cloud Security. This role requires experience in the public cloud and an exceptional level of enthusiasm for cloud-native technology with a proven track record of self-motivated accomplishment. This is an exciting opportunity to build upon technical experience in cloud security engineering.


In this role, the candidate can expect to:

  • Review current and future state designs for Azure Network, Identity, and Configuration Management postures
  • Provide input, analyze solutions, and implement changes to improve Azure Security overall with Lead Engineer input
  • Engineer solutions with a focus on automation to reduce manual and repetitive tasks
  • Manage technical support of DevSecOps capabilities and respond to service and escalation tickets within service-level agreements
  • Design, implement, and maintain procedures, processes, and methodologies that support DevSecOps capabilities
  • Actively monitor, assess, and recommend tactical and strategic initiatives based on new and emerging threats posing risks to our company
  • Stay apprised of current and proposed security changes impacting regulatory, privacy, and security industry best practices
  • Manage remediation efforts after security assessment findings outline weaknesses requiring attention
  • Mentor other staff members to ensure consistency, quality, and productivity of deliverables


The ideal candidate is:

  • Passionate about security
  • A team player that enjoys collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • A great communicator (written and verbal) with an ability to articulate complex topics in a clear and concise manner
  • Employs a flexible and constructive approach when solving problems
  • Proficient with development and scripting languages, Python and javascript preferred
  • Knowledgeable of traditional or cloud computing, including networking, compute, storage, app development, data, operations, or security
  • Experienced with Infrastructure as code concepts and tooling including Terraform, Cloudformation, and YAML
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to improve our processes and capabilities
  • Experienced working with application and engineering teams
  • A self-directed individual contributor


Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's or equivalent experience with an emphasis in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, MIS related field
  • 4+ years' experience in Azure
  • 4+ years' experience in development, infrastructure, or cybersecurity
  • Understanding of applicable risk management frameworks from NIST, Cloud Security Alliance, and OWASP
  • Experience with CICD pipelines to automate application and infrastructure code deployments
  • Experience with workload orchestration platforms such as Kubernetes
  • Understanding of a wide-range of cybersecurity capabilities including application security, security engineering, identify & access management, incident response, logging & monitoring, and penetration testing
  • Relevant certifications from GIAC, ISC(2) and other recognized cybersecurity industry organizations

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Contact Info

1602 Abbey Court
Alpharetta, Georgia 30004

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