Sr. Cloud Security Engineer- 201556

Pleasanton, CA /
Technology & Operations – Information Security and IRM /
Full time
Ellie Mae is the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry. Ellie Mae’s technology solutions enable lenders to originate more loans, reduce origination costs, and reduce the time to close, all while ensuring the highest levels of compliance, quality and efficiency. Visit ‪ to learn more.

You will be a key consultant regarding security features of technologies used in the corporate environment, working closely with other security functions to ensure that there is coordination with their activities in technology choices.
The Sr SecDevOps Cloud Security Engineer is Senior Cloud Security Position - a hands-on role that involves configuration, setup, operational capabilities, Container Security, Cloud Configuration Assessment, Secops Automation using Terraform, Cloudformation, Containers in AWS environment


    • Work closely with the other technology members to make sure that security is properly provisioned in their technology domains.
    • Self driven, motivated, and looking for new challenges to develop your career
    • Develop and Deploy Container Security Automation, Cloud Security Automation
    • Develop and Deploy AWS Remediation rule sets for Security
    • Develop and Deploy Rule sets in Cloud Config Compliance, Container Security
    • Develop and report SIEM performance metrics to leadership using tools such as Kibana, LogRhytm
    • Develop and Deploy CASB Policies for Monitoring

Basic Qualifications, Skills and Education

    • Bachelor or Masters degree in Computer Engineering or related field of study
    • 3+ years of experience with scripting (PowerShell, Python, BASH), Cloud-formation, Terraform
    • 3+ years of experience with AWS Security environment, Container Security, ECS, EKS
    • Experience in working environment in AWS Configuration Management tools such as Prima Cloud, Twistlock etc.
    • Experience in SecDevOps Automation
    • Experience working in (or closely with) a Security Operations Center
    • Experiment with Machine Learning and Anomaly Detection techniques
    • Knowledge of malware operation and indicators or threat
    • Knowledge of current threat landscape (threat actors, APT, cyber-crime, etc)
    • Strong CLI and scripting language experience (Python, PowerShell, etc)
    • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

Ellie Mae is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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