People Matter

Senior Security Engineer



Software Engineering
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2024

TriNet is a leading provider of comprehensive human resources solutions for small to midsize businesses (SMBs). We enhance business productivity by enabling our clients to outsource their HR function to one strategic partner and allowing them to focus on operating and growing their core businesses. Our full-service HR solutions include features such as payroll processing, human capital consulting, employment law compliance and employee benefits, including health insurance, retirement plans and workers’ compensation insurance.

TriNet has a nationwide presence and an experienced executive team. Our stock is publicly traded on the NYSE under the ticker symbol TNET. If you’re passionate about innovation and making an impact on the large SMB market, come join us as we power our clients’ business success with extraordinary HR.

Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single requirement. At TriNet, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every single qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles.

Job Description
As a Senior Cloud Cybersecurity Engineer, you will play a key role in partnering with Business, Technology and Security
stakeholders to implement, enhance and manage security practices, capabilities, and technical solutions to support
TriNet’s multiple cloud environments and SaaS applications. This role requires a strong understanding of cybersecurity
principles, excellent technical skills, and a proactive approach to security.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities
 Implement and manage cloud security solutions and systems such as Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Cloud
Infrastructure Entitlements Management (CIEM), Cloud Workload Protection Platform (CWPP), and Cloud-Native
Application Protection Platform (CNAPP).
 Integrate cloud security solutions with existing systems and applications to ensure seamless access control and
authentication processes across the enterprise.
 Oversee the lifecycle of cloud security tools, including deployment, maintenance, and upgrades, to ensure
optimal performance.
 Tailor and optimize cloud security tools to meet the needs and challenges of the organization’s infrastructure
and security landscape.
 Collaborate with cross-functional teams and provide cloud security guidance and support.
 Work closely with security architect and other key stakeholders in the evaluation and selection of new tools
based on latest industry trends and emerging threats.
 Perform health check monitoring various security tools and components to ensure consistent quality of service
and availability to end users that satisfies SLAs.
 Create and maintain security configuration documentation, and standard operating procedures.
 Maintain awareness of emerging threats related to cloud security and propose changes to mitigate them.
 Research the latest cloud security tools, techniques, and leading practices.


 Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering, cyber security, or related field

Training Requirements (Licenses, Programs, Or Certificates):
 General cloud security certification preferred (e.g., CCSK, CCSP, GCSA)
 General security certification preferred (e.g., CISSP, GIAC)

 Minimum of 5 years of work experience in cybersecurity
 Minimum of 3 years of work experience in a cloud engineer role
 Experience managing cloud security solutions such as CNAPP, CSPM, and CWPP, with Microsoft Defender for Cloud and Palo Alto Prisma Cloud preferred.
 Experience administering and managing CASB solution such as Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps
 Experience with KQL (or other query languages) and analytic rules.
 Experience in scripting or programming languages (e.g. Python, PowerShell)

Other Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
 Familiarity with security tools and technologies, including SIEM, EDR, XDR, SOAR
 Practical knowledge of risk management concepts such as risk treatment, exception management,
compensating controls, and risk tolerance
 Basic understanding of enterprise-wide technologies, including databases, operating systems, web applications,
 Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
 Ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the organization.
 Ability to work with multi-disciplinary and cross-functional teams.
 Ability to communicate technical concepts to nontechnical teams.
 Ability to employ professional skepticism.
 Excellent interpersonal, presentation, negotiation, communication, and facilitation skills
 A demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplac

WORK ENVIRONMENT/OTHER INFORMATION (Travel required, physical requirements, on-call schedules, etc.)
 Minimal travel required
 Work in clean, pleasant, and comfortable office setting
 The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Please Note: TriNet reserves the right to change or modify job duties and assignments at any time. The above job description is not all encompassing. Position functions and qualifications may vary depending on business necessity.

TriNet is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants based on race, religion, color, disability, medical condition, legally protected genetic information, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), age, veteran status or other legally protected characteristics. Any applicant with a mental or physical disability who requires an accommodation during the application process should contact to request such an accommodation.