DevSecOps Engineer (AWS)

DevSecOps Engineer (AWS)

Job Title: DevSecOps Engineer (AWS)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Reference: 144884_1614626779
Contact Name: Thomas Cooper
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2021 19:26

Job Description

DevSecOps Engineer (AWS)
Salary - £75,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Location - Midlands/ Remote

A UK healthcare powerhouse are in search of a security engineer specializing in AWS. The organisation are making a huge push to implement their own inhouse DevSecOps model enabling them to design and develop their own security architecture.

Within this role you will be responsible for monitoring complex security threats and being an AWS subject matter expert to protect the organisations must valuable assets. Working with various stakeholders you will ensure end to end protection for all security development projects.

As a SME for AWS you will be responsible for design, deployment and support of security solutions. A strong technical background and broad knowledge of AWS is integral to this role.


  • Working closely with stakeholders as an AWS SME to design, implement and revises all security initiatives.
  • Using the SLDC to ensure tools and projects are secure throughout the entire life cycle.
  • Use of coding languages to implement and configure automation within security platforms- Infrastructure as a Code.
  • Responding to escalated incidents using various AWS tools to understand the cause of attacks and providing relevant actions to remediate threats.
  • Assist with platform tuning, process automation and configuration management and implement security monitoring to ensure optimal and secure running.


  • 2-4 years of experience in identifying and responding to security risks as well as developing mitigation processes.
  • 2-4 years security engineering and architecture including design, implementation and reviewing of security tools and services.
  • Strong experience performing penetration testing and vulnerability assessments.
  • Experience with SIEM (AWS Guard Duty or another), AWS Security ecosystem, AWS Detective, AWS Inspector, IAM, API Gateway.
  • Experience in automation tools to support DevSecOps.

This role is ideal for someone with a passion for cloud engineering to use their skills to help build out an entire DevSecOps function. The successful candidate will see huge growth potential within the organization very quickly, meaning it is the perfect step in anyone's career.

If this role is of interest, please click apply above!

This positions does not provide sponsorship.

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