Senior Platform Security Engineer job from Pearson Lanka Pvt Ltd in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Thursday 25th, June 2020

Pearson Lanka Pvt Ltd

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IT-Software / Internet

Senior Platform Security Engineer

Over the last decade, Pearson Lanka has been building and managing some of the world's premier cloud-based learning platforms that serve millions of people across the world.
At Pearson Lanka, you will be exposed to some of the world's most bleeding-edge technologies and a work culture that's up to par with the best in the world. So, if you are 'always learning', and have a passion for technology and creativity, we'd like to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Implement product security compliance, security requirements -
  • Participate in Value stream analysis and help prioritize security work into the development process 
  • Security scanning tools for containers, AWS accounts, Static and Dynamic security scans 
  • Identify trends and assist remediation activities 
  • Assist in implementing an automated framework for security tool deployment and development, and manage continuous compliance Implement AWS security controls (AWS guard duty, WAF) 
  • In connection with the above duties, apply knowledge and/or skills of security posture assessment and requirements-based hardening: AWS, Encryption, Data Protection, automation and tool integration experience

Key Requirements:
  • Strong Development background with one or more tools/technologies 
  • 5+ years in Information Security 
  • CI/CD Deployment pipeline experience (Jenkins, Gitlab)
  • Expert knowledge development languages (AWS, Containers), 
  • Docker container experience 
  • Familiarity with CIS benchmark for cloud services 
  • Significant technical exposure to AWS or another cloud provider (core, services like EC2 and more) Significant technical experience with Kubernetes 
  • An understanding of security concepts and tooling within AWS (Guard Duty, CloudTrail, VPC, etc) 
  • Experience implementing security controls for Kubernetes and Docker Familiarity with Git and Git-based workflows
  • Automation expertise using BASH, Python, or a similar language 
  • Experience with lac tooling such as Terra form or Cloud Formation

Skills required

communication skills.

Strong Development background with one or more tools/technologies

Familiarity with CIS benchmark for cloud services

Expert knowledge development languages (AWS, Containers),

work as a team