AWS Security Engineer

Midrand, South Africa

Jurumani offers an environment where creativity and the practice of building things is believed to be fundamentally useful to both the Client and Jurumani Solutions. Providing opportunity to focus on making products and business operating capabilities work, which means we often are more concerned with how systems align, orchestrate and integrate to achieve business outcomes than any single point solution, essentially building systems that make fixed and mobile telecoms services work for the consumer and enterprise markets.

The AWS Security Engineer will be responsible for designing and delivering security solutions in Cloud infrastructure based on Cloud security standards, governance and control practices. You will play a meaningful role in maintaining the controls that enable our organization to operate expertly, cost effectively, and within compliance standards.


  • The development of security controls, mentoring others in technical security concepts and ensuring secure cloud practices are followed.
  • Assist others in interpreting, understanding, and applying information security policies and standards to mitigate information security risks.
  • Assists others on own team, or other teams where applicable, on cloud security projects or security-relevant tasks on technical projects.
  • Define security frameworks for complex deployments in the Amazon Cloud.
  • Participate in architecture reviews of IAAS, PAAS, and SASS usage by the client.
  • To provide a high-quality service to the Enterprise Cloud Services clients i.t.o. consultancy, solutions and delivery. 
  • Commitment to team success and positive team dynamics including mentoring of other team members.  Work collaboratively with consulting partners and technology teams to ensure high quality of solution delivery.
  • Encourage best practice and knowledge sharing with partners and cross-functional groups
  • Ability to make recommendations as they pertain to improvements in support/development initiatives and facilitate implementation with partners and cross-functional groups within the Business.
  • Ability to understand and translate business requirements into technical specifications
  • Conduct technical research when necessary to contribute to setting cloud security direction and strategy.


  • AWS Security Specialty Certification preferred.
  • 7+ years of experience with IT or Cybersecurity.
  • Knowledge of Cloud security fundamentals or Cyber threats as they relate to Cloud.
  • Successful candidates should have a minimum of 3 years of industry related experience of which 1 year must be within a complex hosting environment.
  • Familiarity with industry standards, guidelines, and regulatory compliance requirements related to information security and cloud computing.
  • Knowledge of network security architecture (e.g VPNs, SSH bastions, etc)
  • Comprehend key security concepts, including usage of Key Management Service (KMS) keys, Identity and Access Management (IAM) policies, IAM roles, Secured Network Architectures, and CIS foundation best practices.
  • Good knowledge of the different AWS services and security controls.
  • Knowledge of cloud networking architecture, cloud operations, security, automation and orchestration.
  • Excellent teamwork, time-management and organizational skills.
  • Perform other duties as deemed necessary and assigned by the customer and management
  • Strong interpersonal skills and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent documentation, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.

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