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Cloud Security Engineer
*We are open to supporting 100% remote work anywhere within the US.*
@ ICF Next, we are fearless in finding new ways to solve problems, relentless in making sure it pays off for our clients and committed to making a positive change in the world. Join our community of mission-driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists to challenge the status quo.
Involved in the design, testing, implementation and operation of secure state-of-the-art systems, networks, and database products.
Conducts risk assessments and provides recommendations for system and application design. Participates in a wide range of security activities including vulnerability management, access management, incident response, troubleshooting, infrastructure management, audit support and more.
Analyses are performed through all stages of the system lifecycle, including: concept, design, build, test, integration, operation, maintenance and disposal.
Provides analysis, evaluations, and recommendations to improve system consistency, efficiency, and effectiveness.
Helps ensure solution requirements meet timing, technical, and financial constraints. Integrates new features into existing solutions, provides analysis to evaluate existing systems against future needs and trends.
Uses advanced forensic tools and techniques for investigation and attack reconstruction.
Provides recommendations for enhancements to systems, testing and processes. May interface with external entities including customers, law enforcement, and intelligence/government agencies.
Implement new techniques, solutions, approaches and technologies
Develop and document processes to assist team
Serve as escalation point for advanced troubleshooting and investigations
Evaluate, design and optimize workflows and process automation
Tune and optimize existing tools and solutions for peak operation
Mentor, support and review Analysts
Develop and maintain technology standards
Engage with business stakeholders to evaluate solution requirements
Modify, create or propose alerts for events of interest
Help monitor common channels for priority communications
Identify, develop and implement improvements in existing systems
Assistance with disaster recovery and incident response testing and processes
Research and test emerging threats
Qualifications and Experience
5+ years general technology experience
2+ year related security experience
Familiarity with cloud-native tooling and best practices
Fluent with information security concepts
Desire for growth and development of security skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong ability to multi-task, react and think quickly
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
Must be flexible enough to work overtime when needed
Ability to travel 2-5 times a year
A seasoned, experienced professional with an understanding of area of specialization. Helps build new solutions according to architectural designs and requirements. This job is a fully qualified, career-oriented, professional position. Represents the level at which a career may stabilize for many years or even until retirement.
Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of clearly identified factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.
Works under fairly limited direction. Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments. Determines and develops approach to solutions within policies and procedures. Work is evaluated upon completion to ensure objectives have been met.
Regularly interacts with functional peers within the immediate organization, as well as with clients or vendors. Interaction normally requires the ability to gain cooperation of others and/or conducting presentations of technical information concerning specific project/schedules.
This is an outstanding opportunity to work with talented and passionate individuals and to grow with a firm that believes in nurturing talent and developing long-term career success. ICF is a purpose driven company with a strong culture and underlying values that prize diversity, opportunity, equality, and respect. Our core values include Embracing Differences, and we seek candidates who are passionate about building a culture that encourages, embraces and hires dimensions of differences.
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.
Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email email@example.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.
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