Senior Cloud Security Engineer


Want to work for a company that is changing the future of transportation? Our cutting-edge self-driving vehicle company has developed a revolutionary platform that powers our fleet of passenger vehicles. Our advanced technology allows for a seamless and safe driving experience without the need for a human driver. We are looking for an high level Cloud Security Engineer to join our team.

This role is focused on designing and implementing security infrastructure and controls into AWS to create a mature cloud infrastructure. In this role, you will partner with our Infrastructure team, and in some cases with development teams that own individual services. Your focus will be security, but you will need to understand the above areas well to be effective in the role.



  • Design and build security infrastructure and controls on AWS

  • Secure AWS cloud environment in the areas of but not limited to:

    • Review and manage security policies

    • Enforce security controls

    • Construct security boundaries for resources and services

  • Create automation to solve security problems at the root

Essential skills you need

  • 5+ years experience in working in security and public cloud infrastructure

  • 1+ years experience in one or more domains in security:

    • Identity & Access Management

    • Detection & Response

    • Vulnerability Management

  • Experience with AWS security controls or equivalent cloud security experience

  • Fundamental understanding of threat modeling, network security, OS security, AWS security best practices

  • Some familiarity with at least 1 scripting / programming language

Desirable skills to have

  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code and writing and reviewing Terraform

  • Experience with microservices and containerization

  • Experience with Kubernetes and related eco-system

  • Understanding of Devops/Devsecops concepts and CI/CD tooling/pipelines


Comp is anywhere from $80-$125 an hour and this is a 6 month contract with option to either extend in 6 month bursts or convert to full time. 

Averity is a collaborative, supportive, and respectful environment comprised of people from different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. These differences, combined with a team attitude and an open communication environment, are what lead us to innovation and an unparalleled experience for


Daniel Wellner

Director of DevOps and Security

(646) 793-3134