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Associate Security Engineer, AWS - Dublin, Ireland

Associate Security Engineer, AWS - Dublin, Ireland

Job ID 
549009
Location 
IE-DUBLIN-Dublin
Posted Date 
19/06/2017
Company 
Amazon Data Services Ireland Limited
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

· This position supports AWS security engineers and technical program managers with security operations and incident response activities. You will be responsible for coordinating and facilitating security response activities for all AWS products and services. You will drive to resolution security related issues across numerous service teams, interacting directly with those team and other AWS Security engineers.

A successful candidate will need a combination of troubleshooting, technical, and communication skills, as well as the ability to handle a mix of disparate tasks which may include small-project and software development work. This role will provide career growth opportunities as you gain new security skills in the course of your duties.


Responsibilities:
· Proactively support knowledge sharing within the team and across the company
· Participate in efforts to promote security throughout the Company and build good working relationships within the team and with others across Amazon
· Demonstrate high capacity and tolerance for extreme context switching and interruptions while remaining productive and effective
· Partner with teams throughout the Company develop pragmatic solutions that achieve business requirements while maintaining an acceptable level of risk
· Security metrics delivery and improvements
· Assistance with recruiting activities and administrative work

· Basic Qualifications
· Interest in information security and a desire to learn
· Troubleshooting skills
· Strong written and spoken English language communication skills
· Strong customer focus
· Ability to juggle many tasks and projects in a fast-moving environment
· Ability to work independently with minimal direction
· A drive to take ownership of problems and solve them



· Preferred Qualifications
· Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
· Hands on experience with IT security (threat modeling, penetration testing, incident response, network security, physical security, etc.)
· Programming language knowledge (Java, C++, Ruby, Python, Perl, etc.)
· System administration knowledge, especially Linux/UNIX
· Understanding of web services, distributed systems, and web application development

Basic Qualifications

· Basic Qualifications
· Interest in information security and a desire to learn
· Troubleshooting skills
· Strong written and spoken English language communication skills
· Strong customer focus
· Ability to juggle many tasks and projects in a fast-moving environment
· Ability to work independently with minimal direction
· A drive to take ownership of problems and solve them



· Preferred Qualifications
· Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
· Hands on experience with IT security (threat modeling, penetration testing, incident response, network security, physical security, etc.)
· Programming language knowledge (Java, C++, Ruby, Python, Perl, etc.)
· System administration knowledge, especially Linux/UNIX
· Understanding of web services, distributed systems, and web application development

Preferred Qualifications


· Preferred Qualifications
· Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
· Hands on experience with IT security (threat modeling, penetration testing, incident response, network security, physical security, etc.)
· Programming language knowledge (Java, C++, Ruby, Python, Perl, etc.)
· System administration knowledge, especially Linux/UNIX
· Understanding of web services, distributed systems, and web application development

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.