[Hiring] Cloud Security Officer Dubai UAE

­Position: Cloud Security Officer

Date posted: 2024-06-09

Industry: other

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 6 to 12 years

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree holder

Salary: AED 5000 to 10000

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Company: Confidential


Looking for Experience in Cloud Security Officer


Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct Security Assessments: Perform regular and detailed security assessments and audits of our cloud infrastructure, identifying vulnerabilities and implementing improvements.
  • Manage Kubernetes Security: Secure and manage containerized applications using Kubernetes.
  • Develop Security Strategies: Formulate and implement security strategies tailored for our cloud-native environment.
  • Collaborate on Secure Development: Work in tandem with IT and development teams to embed security practices into the development lifecycle.
  • Update and Inform: Keep abreast of the latest in security threats and countermeasures to protect our infrastructure and data.
  • Vulnerability Management for container tech stack, recommend enhancements to improve overall posture of PaaS environment


  • Strong background in cloud security and container technologies.
  • Proven experience in securing Kubernetes and containerized environments.
  • Proficiency in at least one scripting language:
  • Python, Bash, NodeJS
  • Familiarity with OpenShift, ArgoCD, GitHub Actions, Istio, and DevSecOps methodologies.
  • In-depth knowledge of containers, Kubernetes, docker, API Gateway, Jenkins, CNI and other cloud native technologies
  • Ability to design and implement robust security protocols and measures.
  • Understanding of network segmentation, Network Policies, Egress policies etc.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Soft skills:

  • Ability to collaborate with multiple stakeholders and manage their expectations from a security perspective
  • Holistic thinking; must balance security and functionality using practical demonstrable examples.
  • Must also contribute to and implement “good architecture principles” to lower technical debt
  • Assertive personality; should be able to hold her/his own in a project board or work group setting
  • Superlative written and verbal communication skills; should be able to explain technical observations in an easy-to-understand manner
  • Can work independently and self motivated

Preferred Certifications:

  • Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)
  • Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS)
  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
  • Any other equivalent certification for container technology
  • Good written and oral communication skills.