Alegion

THE OPPORTUNITY

The Cloud Security Engineer is a key member of Alegion’s Engineering team. As a Cloud Security Engineer, you are responsible for ensuring that Alegion’s AI Enablement platform meets our security and compliance mandates. The CSE plans and carries out security measures to monitor and protect sensitive data and systems from infiltration and cyber-attacks. The CSE partners with business stakeholders, architects and software engineers to achieve secure designs and implementations. The CSE is the technical authority on cloud security architecture within the company.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Work closely with Alegion’s engineering teams to continuously review existing architecture, identify gaps, and recommend and implement security fixes and enhancement
  • Write software to detect, remediate, and enforce security standards in AWS
  • Provide architectural oversight and direction for company-wide security technology
  • Establish a strategic security architecture vision, including standards and frameworks that are aligned with overall business strategy
  • Work with our security-focused managed service partners to monitor our environment for vulnerabilities and attacks
  • Collaborate with our compliance team on security audits and security assessment requests
  • Evaluate and recommend new security products and technologies
  • Understand current and emerging security threats and design security architecture to mitigate them
  • Contribute to application and vendor risk assessments
  • Develop strategies to detect potential security incidents and to respond to and recover from a security incident
  • Monitor networks and systems for security breaches or intrusions and install software that detects intrusions and irregular system behavior.
  • Lead security incident response activities, conduct technical and forensic analysis to determine the extent of the damage and root causes, and prepare incident reports for management
  • Conduct periodic scans of company source code, infrastructure and networks to identify security and licensing vulnerabilities
  • Conduct penetration testing to highlight or find any weaknesses that might be exploited by a malicious party
  • Embody Alegion’s cultural values in your everyday work and interactions

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or equivalent professional experience
  • 7+ years of experience in the management of information systems with at least 5 years of formal experience in information security
  • 3+ years of experience designing, implementing, and integrating security controls into SaaS cloud platforms
  • 3+ years of experience with AWS
  • Experience in at least one programming language (Java, JavaScript or Python)
  • Experience with system and network exploitation methods, attack pathologies, and intrusion techniques (such as denial of service, sync attacks, malicious code, password cracking, etc.)
  • Knowledge of computer forensic tools, technologies and methods
  • Direct experience with anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls and content filtering
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods
  • Awareness of technologies like Git, Terraform, Docker
  • Awareness of container orchestration like Kubernetes
  • Professional Security certifications: GIAC certifications, AWS Certified Security - Specialty, CCSP (Certified Cloud Security Professional), or comparable
  • Start-up experience and entrepreneurial spirit highly preferred
  • Strong time management, organizational and multitasking skills
  • Detail oriented and thorough
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, presentation)
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, high-stress environment

ENGINEERING @ALEGION

We have methodically built a strong team of talented software engineers from the best companies in Austin and other locations. We adhere to the Alegion Engineering Manifesto, a set of principles we follow in our everyday execution and interactions. Our software engineers work in small, co-located Agile teams, each team with a dedicated Product Owner. We constantly iterate on what we build and how we execute. We value learning and continuous improvement above all.

The pillars of our Engineering organization:

  • Technical Excellence
  • Flawless Execution
  • Innovation
  • Continuous Improvement

THE COMPANY

Do you want to help work in the most exciting and impactful technology space of our time? Do you want to serve those who want to work and create new opportunities in the global workforce?

Alegion is transforming how enterprises execute on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning projects, while transforming the way people work. Our AI enablement platform integrates human intelligence at scale into the creation of high-quality training data, the validation and scoring of AI models and real-time exception handling. We do this through our advanced data and task management platform and our growing network of on-demand trained human data specialists. By combining human intelligence and artificial intelligence, Alegion processes large-scale and complex data tasks that provide the context, emotion and humanity that machine intelligence cannot achieve while delivering the highest quality results, at scale, and at the most effective cost. https://alegion.com/company/ TECHNOLOGY

Alegion’s Training Data Platform is a robust technology system that supports a wide array of data processes designed specifically for AI, ML, NLP, Computer Vision and Deep Learning systems. It provides the ability to define and configure complex data task workflows including multi-step and conditional paths for text, photo, video and audio. It also manages the distribution of tasks to human data specialists based on required skillets and other criteria and has built-in quality control processes that provide exceptional data quality, predictable pricing and scale to process large volumes of data-intensive tasks.

THE CULTURE

  • We have a well-defined mission, and strongly-held core beliefs and cultural values
  • We promote a workplace where employees can make an impact beyond financial results
  • We believe in being truly Agile in every decision, action and interaction
  • We recruit talented employees who are a strong fit for our culture and high-performing teams
  • We value learning and teaching, and heavily invest in employee development and growth
  • We foster a collaborative, team-focused and autonomous work environment

THE BENEFITS

  • Competitive health and insurance benefits
  • Competitive total compensation package
  • Meaningful stock grants
  • Open PTO plan
  • 12 company-paid holidays
  • 401K



THE LOCATION

  • Austin, TX (Hybrid) or Anywhere, USA (Remote)

COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION

To complete your application you must (1) apply and submit a resume using the Apply feature on the job link page and (2) complete two Predictive Index assessments. The PI Assessment link below will initiate the first survey. The link for the second survey will be sent to the email address that the applicant provides in the first survey form

CLICK HERE TO TAKE SURVEY

If the above link does not work, cut and paste the URL below into your browser:
https://assessment.predictiveindex.com/bo/5bv/AlegionInformationSecurityEngineerAustin

The PI assessment should be completed in your native language for accurate results, even if you are fluent in one or more additional languages. The language choice is private and is not recorded in the results.

Alegion is an equal-opportunity employer and all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.