Azure Security Engineer in Secaucus, NJ at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/13/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, a premier Technology, Entertainment and Media Company, is seeking an Azure CyberSecurity Architect / Engineer, to work with their CyberSecurity team to implement and maintain Azure security-centric policies and solutions.  You will be responsible for designing and implementing scalable, fault tolerant and reliable Azure infrastructure applications.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Responsible for the availability, integrity, recoverability, performance and general application support of Windows and cloud-based systems used throughout the organization.
  • Collaborating with CyberSecurity team in identifying, prioritizing, and implementing security-related requirements and solutions that abide to best cloud operations best practices
  • Implement and maintain security-centric tools such as: Azure Security Center, Sentinel, Event Hubs
  • Manage a growing Microsoft Azure Cloud and AWS footprint, including virtual machine instances, Azure functions, and Blob storage accounts, IAM users, permissions, & roles etc.
  • Ability to train other members of the team


  • Expertise in Azure Infrastructure operations security tools inclusive of: Security and Audit dashboard, Azure Resource Manager Templates, Azure Monitor, Azure Monitor Logs, Azure Security Center, Azure Application Gateway, RBAC for storage accounts, Shared Access Signatures, Storage Service Encryption, VPN Gateway, Azure Key Vault, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Active Directory
  • Strong understanding of Cloud Security
  • Expertise in Infrastructure and data security
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written, in technical and non-technical topics. Ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all levels of an organization.
  • Microsoft Azure and some Amazon Web Services experience including: Compute (virtual machines, serverless computing functions, auto scaling, API gateways, etc.), Storage (Blob, Azure File Share, AWS S3, EBS, Storage Accounts etc.), Networking/Content Delivery (Expressroute, VPC, ELB, API Gateway, etc.), Identity Access Management (IAM policies and roles etc.)
  • In depth knowledge of designing and building cloud network infrastructure (Azure, AWS) inclusive of Azure firewall, Azure Network Security Groups (NSG), Express Route, AWS VPC, and AWS security groups.
  • Hands-on experience in implementing and maintaining hybrid cloud architecture
  • Expertise in Identity and access management
  • Application development experience in Azure functions
  • Experience in penetration testing and vulnerability scanning tools
  • 5+ years as a Cloud Security Engineer
  • Prior experience with cloud modernization effort is desired
  • 5+ years in Infrastructure Operations

Job ID: 347943

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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