The Role: 7+ yearsâ?? experience in IT Security, with at least 2 yearsâ?? experience in cloud security.Experience in performing pen tests and security assessment of companyâ??s cloud service providers (e.g. Microsoft Azure, AWS and GCP).Skills and Experience: Knowledge of the relevant security logging to be configured and tools available for security monitoring of cloud environments. Strong knowledge of networking principles and standard protocols.Strong knowledge of Windows and Linux.Experience in malware analysis, vulnerability exploitation, network, exploitationKey Accountabilities: Provide continuous assurance on the security setup, configuration and logging requirements for the companyâ??s cloud service providers.Facilitate the implementation of countermeasures to mitigate deficiencies identified by third party security service providers, specifically related to the companyâ??s cloud service providers. Analyse cloud related threat data from multiple internal and external sources. Identify important elements of cloud threats (behaviours, tools, targeting, etc.) and use this knowledge to build detections. Drive research initiatives to further cloud threat detection capabilities and drive implementation with a SOC.Monitor and report on effectiveness of key cloud security countermeasures.Responsible for responding (or coordinate response) to cloud related security incidents identified by the SOC.Personality and Attributes: Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships.Problem-solving with strong decision-making mind-set.Takes initiative and works under own direction.Upholds ethics and values and demonstrates high levels of integrity.Methodically plans and organises tasks and projects.Demonstrate a high level of attention to detail.Adapts and responds positively to change.The ability to multitask and handle stress.Other: Mobile and web application pen testing. Technical security accreditations, e.g. CCSP, CISSP, CEH, OSCP, GIAC.