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Senior Cloud Security Engineer - Abu Dhabi (UAE)

LocationAbu-Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, Middle East Staffing Adecco

Job typeSpecialist


CategoryIT and Telecommunications

Senior Cloud Security Engineer - Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Adecco is looking to hire a Cloud Security Engineer for one of our prestigious client who is based in Abu Dhabi, UAE.


*This job posting is for a Contract position based in Abu Dhabi, UAE


Job Title: Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Job Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Job Type: 12 months Contract





  • Responsible for the Implementation of Cloud Security Solutions, and incident response based on red / blue team requirements.
  • Implement security architectures for cloud cloud/hybrid systems, and apply security hardening bassline like (CIS or Stig..etc).
  • Responsible for configuring security controls on cloud environments
  • Employ cloud-based APIs when suitable to write network/system level tools for safeguarding cloud environments
  • Stay abreast of emerging security threats, vulnerabilities and controls with a special focus on cloud security vendors, platforms and systems Integrators.
  • Spot and execute new security technologies and best practices into the company’s Cloud offerings.
  • A mind-set and desire to confidently hand over into operational support with pride. Technical deployment expertise in using various monitoring, management, and capacity planning tools.
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills; capable of writing technical documentation, acting as a vendor liaison, work closely with Senior Implementation Engineers and peers.
  • Maintains and evangelizes strong values of integrity, commitment, and self-improvement to self and others


Technical Requirement


Minimum of 5 years of experience in technical capability, with at least 2 years in a Cloud Security role, preferably working for an IT Services or Systems Integration organization


Candidates must be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of installation and configuration in one or more of the following core technologies:

  • AWS, Azure Stack and Microsoft 365
  • Microsoft 365 Defender and Endpoint
  • Azure Information Protection
  • Azure AIP, and Intune.
  • Microsoft Azure Cloud Security Posture Management
  • On-prem Microsoft Exchange


Skills Required:


Must be able to demonstrate experience with:


  • Integration with eco-systems such as (Monitoring, Identity access management, Privileged access management, Log management)
  • Windows ecosystem security best practices
  • Server hardware e.g. Cisco UCS, Dell, HPE
  • Scripting: PowerShell, Python is preferred.


Certification Requirements:


  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert is preferred
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate or Architect
  • AWS Certified Security – Specialty is preferred



If you are interested in this position, please click the APPLY NOW button for immediate employment consideration.


We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact initial successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then your application has been unsuccessful.


Adecco is an Equal Opportunities Employer based in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and offers HR solutions for Permanent Recruitment, Emiratization, Executive Search, IT Outsourcing, Temporary Staffing, Visa and Payrolling, PRO services, Adecco Onsite, Assessment Center and Global Mobility business. The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland and powered by nine global brands: Adecco, Adia, Badenoch & Clark, General Assembly, Lee Hecht Harrison, Modis, Pontoon, Spring Professional and Vettery.


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