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Cloud Security Engineer

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Date: Dec 28, 2018

Location: Mountain View, CA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 34454 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Cloud Security Engineer to join our team in Mountain View, California (US-CA), United States (US).




  • Identify and Implement new security technologies and best practices into the Federal Agency Cloud offerings
  • Identify processes/procedures for how to handle a cloud security event, including forensic isolation and mitigation with Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR/IR) teams
  • Identify new security threats by conducting continual monitoring, penetration testing, vulnerability assessments and log analysis (Includes working with Administrators to mitigate threats that are identified)
  • Create technical and managerial level reports and risk assessments for Cloud based applications and infrastructure
  • Identify gaps in cloud security architecture
  • Looking at the client's Cloud Strategy design and maintain a Cloud Security Architecture suitable for the agency
  • Interface and collaborate with multiple groups and/or managerial staff to eloquently describe and implement security solutions
  • Serves as the subject matter expert (SME) on Cloud Security for the Agency


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent years of experience

7-9 years related experience in Computer Security, with proven focus on Cloud Security. Clear passion for cloud Security and Cloud technologies.



  • Expert knowledge of Cloud infrastructure, security architectures, and standards
  • Deep technical knowledge of Amazon Web Services, and FedRAMP
  • Able to demonstrate clear understanding of current threats to Cloud infrastructure and/or IT infrastructures at technical and managerial levels
  • Able to automate/script daily tasks through Python, Bash or equivalent
  • Experience meeting compliance within NIST 800-53 and/or FedRAMP a plus
  • Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills required
  • Ability to think outside of the box
  • Self-starter with the ability to identify and meet deadlines and milestones


Desired Skills:

  • Technical understanding of Azure and Google Cloud a plus
  • Security industry certifications: CISSP, SANS GIAC or equivalent, Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP).
  • Previous experience in a Government Security group(s)



This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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