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Cloud Security Engineer

Req #: 180024786
Location: Chicago, IL, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)
The role of the Cloud Security Engineer is to ensure we balance the demand of building in a flexible and timely manner with the need to provide a secure controlled environment and to protect JP Morgan and our clients against potential security threats.

  • Design, develop, test and implement solutions for cloud environments.
  • Perform deployment, administration, management, configuration, testing, and integration tasks related to the cloud Identity & Access Management (IAM) technologies
  • Champion a DevOps security model so that security is automated and elastic across all cloud platforms
  • Support the Firm’s goals in secure cloud adoption through hands on interaction with development teams to cultivate a cloud first mindset in transitioning workloads

  • Detailed understanding of Cloud security fundamentals, including cryptography and the shared responsibility model
  • Experience with the AWS cloud platform including AWS services such as RDS, Kinesis, Dynamo DB, EMR, EC2
  • Detailed understanding of AWS Security principles and services, AWS Config, AWS IAM, AWS KMS, AWS networking from a security perspective
  • Experience in securing AWS services such as RDS, Kinesis, EMR etc..
  • Experience in the following subjects would also be beneficial:
    • Threat modelling and security design experience in methodologies such as STRIDE or PASTA
    • Understanding of OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities and remediation
    • Development experience in Java, Python
    • Container security and Kubernetes
  • Bachelor/Masters in computer science/computer/electrical engineering/math/physics
  • Experience designing automation for security, availability, scalability, and cost transparency
  • Experience with solution architecture/documenting software architectures
  • Understanding of DevOps principles, tools and the intersection with cloud architecture
  • Understanding of infrastructure-as-code and SRE principles
  • Hands-on, applied and delivery focused
  • Finance experience a bonus, however non-finance background with cloud engineering experience is welcomed


Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits.  CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity.  We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation.  If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you. 

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