DevOps/System Security Engineer

Job Description:

IAMOPS is looking for a DevOps Security Engineer to be responsible for checking the integration of security measures, automating security tests, enforcing security controls throughout the development lifecycle, managing compliance with standards like ISO 27001, leading incident responses, and continuously improving security practices, ensuring solutions are robustly protected against evolving threats. You will join an innovative, high-performance, globally distributed team and work with cutting-edge technologies in a dynamic and agile environment.

Key Responsibilities:

Implementing Security Measures : Secure software development life Cycle (SDLC) by integrating security, automating testing, and applying controls at every development stage.

Risk Assessment and Management: Assess risks, identify threats, and vulnerabilities. Develop strategies to reduce risks and strengthen security posture.

Compliance with ISO 27001 Standards: To ensure that the software development process complies with ISO standards such as ISO 27001 (Information Security Management System) and ISO 27002 (Code of Practice for Information Security Controls) or any relevant. They interpret the requirements of these standards and implement appropriate controls to achieve compliance.

Governance Framework: DevOps Security Engineers set up and uphold a governance framework, defining roles, creating guidelines, and enforcing compliance with organizational policies.

Security Automation: DevOps Security Engineers automate security processes wherever possible to improve efficiency and consistency. This may involve using tools for vulnerability scanning, code analysis, configuration management, and compliance monitoring.

Security Training and Awareness: One of the key responsibilities is to provide security training and awareness programs for developers, operations teams, and other stakeholders involved in the DevOps process. This helps ensure that everyone understands their role in maintaining security and compliance.

Continuous Improvement: continuously monitor and assess the effectiveness of security measures, making adjustments as necessary to address emerging threats and vulnerabilities. Keep updated with best practices, new security technologies, and regulatory changes to keep the organisation’s security posture up to date.

Desired candidate Profile
  • Proficiency in DevOps methodologies and cloud platforms.
  • Strong understanding of security principles, protocols, and best practices.
  • Experience with security tools such as vulnerability scanners, IDS/IPS, and SIEM systems.
  • Experience with compliance standards like ISO 27001, GDPR, or HIPAA.
  • Attended ISO 27001 Lead auditor training and have a good working knowledge of ISO 27001
  • Ability to conduct risk assessments and develop mitigation strategies.
  • Skills in scripting or programming languages for automation (e.g., Python, Bash).
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work across teams effectively.
  • A proactive approach to security, staying updated on industry trends and emerging threats
  • Certifications like Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) may be beneficial.
  • Excellent verbal and writing communication skills and ability to work cross-functionally and in a global English-speaking environment.

Overall, the ideal candidate should be adept at balancing security requirements with the agility of DevOps practices to ensure robust and secure software delivery.

  • Role: DevSec Engineer
  • Industry Type: IT Services & Consulting
  • Department: IT & Information Security
  • Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Role Category: IT Security
  • EducationUG: B.Tech/B.E. in Any Specialization
  • Key Skills: Iso Standards, Devops, Security Operations, Cloud Security, ISMS, ISO Implementation, Devsecops, Information Security, Security Compliance

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