Cyber Security Engineer

at Pyramid Consulting, Inc
Location Dallas, TX
Date Posted June 22, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


Immediate need for a Cyber Security Engineer. This is a 12+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in DALLAS, TX. Please review the job description below.

Job ID: 19-27912

Title: Cyber Security Engineer
Location: Dallas, TX
Job Type: 12+ Months contract with potential of going longer.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Resident cloud infrastructure subject matter expert researching, implementing and communicating Infrastructure-as-code solutions across the Enterprise.
  • Assist in defining Enterprise strategy for Cloud Computing.
  • Operate in a DevOps culture and Team, responsible for architecture, design, development, implementation and ongoing operations of new and emerging technology platforms.
  • Escalation point in oncall rotation.
  • Extended hours occasionally required.
  • Travel rarely required.
  • 8-12 member cross-functional Team consisting of Senior engineers with diverse background, cultures and experience.
  • Often called upon to consult others on mission-critical deliveries.
  • Team operates in an Agile Scrumban method and primarily serves as IT-for-IT.
  • Will be instrumental in defining and implementing Cloud Computing and DevOps strategies.
  • Team is exceptionally experienced and dynamic.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:

  • 3+ years in software development
  • Experience with Agile Practices like Scrum, Kanban, CI, CD preferred.
  • Experience with Build/tooling experience like Stash, Git, Nexus, Jenkins, Gradle, Groovy, YML preferred.
  • AWS Infrastructure as a Service automation
  • Infrastructure Solutions Architecture, including compute, storage, networking and virtualization technologies
  • Demonstrated experience working according to Software Development methodologies
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative and dynamic, cross-functional team of Senior Engineers
  • Demonstrated experience implementing DevOps tools, capabilities and methods
  • Experience working with AWS security capabilities (WAF, GuardDuty, Security Groups, IAM, etc)
  • Knowledge of the NIST Cyber Security Framework
  • Direct experience working in Enterprise infrastructure Teams.
  • Experience securing Docker and Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with SecureAuth
  • Experience implementing security controls as code within AWS
  • Experience building a security foundation within AWS
  • Airline or travel industry experience a bonus.
  • DevOps knowledge of areas such as monitoring, scripting, and metrics preferred.

Our client is a leading Airlines Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.