Cloud Security Engineer

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Other Engineering
Remote · United States
Posted on Saturday, November 18, 2023

We are one growing team with one powerful goal — and as a global leader in education, we strive for a workforce that reflects the individual differences of our learning community. We believe that our employees can be their best selves when they can be their true selves. That is why we’re committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion in which all our employees feel welcomed, valued and empowered. Together, we will shape the future of education by transforming lives beginning with yours.

Our Workforce Is Expanding Beyond New Hampshire!

We have remote work opportunities available in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

The Opportunity

The Cloud Security Engineer reports to the Director of Information Security Engineering and ensures that university computing networks, assets, and applications are secure and functional. You will be responsible for security consulting, promoting security best practices with university business and technical partners as part of a project team or ad-hoc role. Additionally the Information Security Engineer manages enterprise cybersecurity tool and technologies, such as, SEIM tool(s), ServiceNow, Tenable, Proofpoint, next-gen. You will be 100% remote. #LI-Remote

You will:

  • You will provide cybersecurity subject-matter expertise to cross-functional teams for multiple efforts throughout the project management and technology operations lifecycle.
  • You will conduct research and gap analysis of security controls and practices.
  • You will evaluate the configuration, deployment, and operation of university technologies
  • You will design risk-informed solutions in response to business need.
  • You will participate in cybersecurity incident response activities.
  • You will administer cybersecurity tools such as SEIM tool(s), Tenable, Proofpoint, next-gen Firewall/IDS.
  • You will assist with reporting.
  • You will Implement and administer information security management, and protection technologies.
  • You will design, develop, and maintain technical implementation guides and standards for endpoint, server, and network computing assets and applications.
  • You will participating in system, network, and application design processes and providing subject-matter expertise throughout the project management lifecycle.
  • You will ensure the proper selection, configuration, deployment, and operation of encryption technologies.
  • You will collaborate with security analysts and representatives to enhance security-related workflows.
  • You will partake in computer security incident response activities.
  • You will help with risk management, security assessment, auditing, and security authorization programs, as directed by the university's Information Security Officer.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned. Job responsibilities can change at any time, with or without notice.

What we are looking for:

  • Years of relevant or specific experience: Five years of information technology experience, including two years of cybersecurity experience.
  • Academic Degree(s) and/ areas of study: Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science, information security or related discipline.
  • Equivalent of experience in lieu of degree acceptable: ☒ No
  • Professional Certification(s): One or more, relevant cybersecurity certifications, such as CISM, CISA, CISSP, CEH, GIAC.
  • Experience implementing/administering network, host, and application security technologies, deep technical knowledge of commonly used business and network operating systems, and proficiency with popular programming/scripting languages.

Additional experience with:

  • Additional IT certifications such as Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and ITIL.
  • Experience with PowerShell, JSON based API, other scripting languages.
  • Azure PaaS/IaaS, Microsoft 365, Splunk, Deepwatch user or administration experience.
  • Experience participating in cybersecurity incident response activities.
  • Familiarity of relevant compliance and frameworks, FERPA, PCI-DSS, NIST CSF, OWASP, CIS top 20, MITRE ATT&ACK framework.

Thinking about the job, but not sure you should apply? We still want to hear from you.

We recognize that not everyone enters the world of work with the same advantage, opportunity, and privilege. This is why your skills and experiences are important to us. Take the leap and apply, you just might be the person we are looking for!

Are Benefits Important to You?

We offer exceptional benefits, many available starting on the first day of employment:

Anthem BlueCross affordable, low-deductible Medical insurance available on day one

Low to no-cost Dental, Vision and Life Insurance options

5 weeks of Paid Time Off that starts accruing on day one & Paid Holidays

A Retirement Plan with a 9% Employer Funded annual contribution

Tuition Benefits with family offerings

Who Are We?

SNHU employees are a team in every sense. Separately, we understand that each individual brings unique experiences, perspectives and ideas to create a vibrant work environment. Together we share common values of honesty, acceptance and accountability working as a unified force toward a common goal: to transform the lives of learners. By joining our team, you join us in our vision. Together, we’ll shape the future of education by transforming lives—beginning with yours.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Remote work disclaimer

Please note that this is a remote eligible position. At SNHU, we ask that our remote employees have access to a reliable internet connection and a dedicated, properly equipped workspace at a fixed location within the United States (in one of the approved states as reflected above) that is free of distractions and dependencies.

Please note that a background check is required for employment.