Sr Cloud Security Engineer (Irving, TX)

Date: Nov 23, 2023

Location: Virtual-5, US

Company: Sonepar

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At Sonepar, the global leader in electrical and industrial distribution, successful Associates drive and promote our mindset of Adapt, Dare and Learn. You will be developed and empowered to create best-in-class business strategies and contribute to a customer-centric environment that delivers outstanding results.


About Sonepar USA

Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services. Sonepar entered the US in 1998 and continues to grow due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar serves the market through a network of companies with over 400 locations nationwide.


This position will be required to be onsite at our office in Irving, TX. Hybrid may be an option, but not remote.


Sponsorship is not offered for this position.


We are seeking a Cloud Security Engineer to perform the following duties:

  • Work with the security teams to identify and implement security measures and controls.   
  • Contribute to promote DevSecOps practices and implement the associated tooling.
  • Perform and document risk assessment of Spark components. 
  • Contribute to managing security alerts (warnings, blocking gates, incidents, etc.): detect, assess and respond.
  • Collaborate and follow-up with the cross-functional teams to perform fixes in an optimal way.

Required skills and qualifications

  • Computer science background of one of the following: security engineer, network engineer,
    Developer or DevOps background preferred.
  • 7+ years experience with cloud security
  • Hands-on security: at least a previous experience in designing and implementing security measures
  • Proactive approach, analytical mindset, and willingness to own and drive topics in full autonomy
  • Familiar with Risk assessment and management methodologies
  • Experience in public cloud infrastructure security (Azure or GCP) and DevOps practices
  • Ability to program with one or more high-level programming languages: Java, JavaScript, or Python, beyond basic scripting

Preferred skills

  • Experience is Splunk or equivalent tool.
  • Experience in vulnerability management program.
  • Hands-on experience in networking and Kubernetes
    will be a plus.


Keywords: DevSecOps, Risk Management, Vulnerability

Management, SOC, SIEM, SOAR, Snyk, SCA, Compliance,

Python, Azure, GCP, Analytics, Kubernetes


This position will be expected to be in the office.



Why work for Sonepar?

At Sonepar USA, we are Powered by Difference. As a company with local roots and global reach, we thrive on the diversity of our associates and the different ways each of us contributes to our success.  What keeps us at the forefront of progress? Our people. No matter where you work or who you are, you’ll get all the freedom you need to push boundaries, learn from your mistakes and help take our business to another level. You’ll also get opportunities to expand your industry experience every single day.


Our Competitive Benefits?

401K Plan, Competitive Medical Plans (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Personal, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts, Long-term and Short-term Disability, Life Insurance and a Definitive Career Path.


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