Cloud Security Expert

Location: Remote, Remote
Date Posted: 05-04-2018
EDC is actively seeking a cloud security Subject Matter Expert with the ability to set up and test security for project environments.  Must be comfortable working with IBM Bluemix and softlayer and have a background in cloud securities.  In addition to managing the security of the cloud environments, project requires that the Security applicant can conduct penetration testing of web applications, secure databases and secure REST api services.  Candidate must be aware of modern encryption methods to reduce risk of penetration and have experience with both command line and Linux OS.  Must work with the developers, data engineers, and data scientists to ensure their code has no security issues, all connections are secure, environments are set up correctly, and web application has proper authentication set up. 
Required Skills and Abilities: 
• Must have white and black box penetration testing experience, for web applications (2-3 years)
• Deep knowledge and experience in securing applications in a public cloud environments.
• Experience with database security
• Experience with securing rest api
• Command line
• Linux OS
• Experience with IBM Cloud services, with an emphasis on IBM Bluemix (1+ years)
Preferred Skills and Abilities:   
• Javascript skills
• Python skills
Job Responsibilities Breakdown:
Test and build security of web applications, flask apps, and api services – 60%
Test and build security of cloud environments – 15%
Test and build security of databases – 15%
Work with PM, developers, and data scientists to fix any security issues in code – 10%

Travel Requirement: N/A

Location: Remote

Security Clearance Requirement:  Candidates must have a minimum Public Trust clearance to be considered for this position. 

About EDC Consulting:
Headquartered in Tyson's Corner, VA, EDC Consulting LLC (EDC) is a leading small business provider of enterprise solutions and strategic business support to the Federal Government.  With more than 150 employees and over 100 client engagements, EDC has extensive experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining complex business systems and software solutions for a wide range of Department of Defense, civilian Federal, state and local and commercial entities.  EDC is an Oracle Platinum Partner, SAP PartnerEdge Partner, and Premier Business Partner of the IBM Corporation. EDC Consulting was recognized in Washington Technology Magazine’s “Fast 50” list of Washington DC’s fastest growing companies and has consistently been named to Inc. 500 magazine’s list of the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies. 
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