Our client is looking for a Cloud Security Specialist to join their remote team!As part of their team, you will be supporting teams and projects by delivering product security and technical support to help their DevOps and engineering team to improve their security posture and respond to the dynamic nature of cyber security threats. You will provide cloud security domain expertise and utilise your business insight to work closely with their teams to advise, design, build and deploy pragmatic security solutions that will provide real and tangible benefits to protect their organisations.Cloud Security Specialist Duties:Working directly with their security, product, and engineering teams to implement CI/CD and security best practices across their multi-cloud infrastructure and applications, in a collaborative and automated mannerSecuring their Software Development Lifecycle supporting technologies by participating in and improving security-related phases of the cycle.Continually research, communicate, promote and implement improvements in automation and security technologies and practices, deployments and monitoring throughout the organization.Lead the development, evaluation and implementation of static application security testing, libraries, secure container, Infrastructure as code, orchestration, vulnerability management process, tools integration and automation.Research and keep up to date with application security threats, techniques, tools, trends and threat mitigation strategiesResponsible for the use and operational maintenance of application security-related systems and tools, actively works on tuning, enhancements, upgrades, and tool integrations.Cloud Security Specialist Requirements:Experience with cloud environment and security systems within Azure with knowledge of secure software development life cycle (SSDLC), CI/CD pipeline, with securing containerized environments (Docker, Kubernetes), DevSecOps and SSDLC process automation is desiredHands-on experience in application secure source code review, software composition analysis, opensource and artefact vulnerability managementPrior experience in writing the code using one or more languages: Java, .Net, Groovy, Python and PowerShell is desired with implementing security measures as Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)Knowledge of OWASP, SANS, or other security-related frameworks and penetration testing methodologiesFamiliar with laws, regulations, and industry standards such as PCI DSS, GDPR, SHREMS II, CCPA, GLBA, NIST SP800-53 and Cybersecurity Framework, and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) series 27001/2, 27005About the Company:Our client is a software team that builds platforms and products to automate and govern customers software and cloud investments through intuitive products they love to use. They are humble, nimble, focused, always ready to do whats right, not afraid to take the toughest and unmarked path this is what the company stands for. Within the company there are currently four product groups: Marketplace, Cloud, Digital and Insights. Marketplace aims to redefine/revolutionize how software is bought, managed, and sold, while Cloud seeks to build the most simple and intelligent cloud management platform. Insights will allow customers to benchmark their maturity in the space of spend and technology, while Digital will revolutionize how customers will interact with the company. All products are built on a shared platform.Being part of their company means they live and breathe their companys core values, most of all Customer Focus and Speed. But being part of the team is a little more than that. Every single day they ask themselves and their team members to:Be curious, try things out! If you fail, thats ok they dont blameEmbrace change and start with why not? instead of why?Prioritize good over perfect dont withhold customers from functionalityLeave the ego and office politics at the doorTake ownershipand have fun!If you think you are suitable for this Cloud Security Specialist role, please apply now!