Horangi is hiring a

Cloud Security Researcher

Full-Time
At Horangi we’re building Warden, a multi-cloud Cloud Security Platform which features CSPM (Cloud Security Posture Management), CIEM (Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management) and real-time Threat Monitoring. We’re seeking a number of highly motivated individuals to join our Product Engineering team to further strengthen our security platform.

Horangi is also among the first Asia Pacific (APAC) companies to have obtained the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Security Competency, and was named 2021 AWS ISV Partner of the Year – ASEAN.


Horangi is looking for Cloud Security Researchers to analyze cloud infrastructure, identify security gaps and misconfigurations, and encode security insights into our security product. You will codify your research into rules that will run in our SaaS platform and inspect the critical cloud infrastructure of our customers.

Your findings will identify vulnerabilities in the cloud infrastructure across the top 5 Cloud Service Providers, and provide remediation recommendations based on security best practices to our customers, many of whom are cloud innovators like Gojek, Singlife, Vodacom and Veraset. 

What you’ll be doing
Analyse cloud infrastructure data across top 5 cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure, Alicloud and Huawei Cloud) and have deep understanding of how their cloud technologies workIdentify security controls, gaps and weaknesses in production cloud infrastructureEncode security inspection using python and build rules within our serverless frameworkCreate remediation solutions for cloud vulnerabilities using NodeJS or TerraformParticipate in our agile development with a nimble team of product managers, engineers, and cybersecurity specialistsMake critical decisions based on security best practices and standards, cloud provider characteristics, and various stakeholders’ requirements


Who we’re looking for
You have at least 2 years experience in Software Engineering, DevOps, DevSecOps or building in the CloudYou have a good understanding of how various cloud services work for at least one of the Cloud Service Providers like AWS, GCP, Azure, Alicloud or Huawei CloudYou understand the risk of having a publicly accessible data bucket and the impact when exploitedYou are comfortable coding with PythonYou have strong interest in emerging cloud technologies, latest cyber security trends and vulnerabilitiesYou want to develop your career in Cloud Technology and Cyber SecurityYou have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience

Bonus points if you have
Relevant cloud certification is a strong bonusRelevant Information security certifications, eg CCSP, OSCP, CISSP, SANS etcExperience with compliance standards and guidelines, eg ISO27001, CIS, SOC2Prior experience in cybersecurity or intelligence fieldsContributed to open source projects

What you’ll be doing

  • Analyse cloud infrastructure data across top 5 cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure, Alicloud and Huawei Cloud) and have deep understanding of how their cloud technologies work
  • Identify security controls, gaps and weaknesses in production cloud infrastructure
  • Encode security inspection using python and build rules within our serverless framework
  • Create remediation solutions for cloud vulnerabilities using NodeJS or Terraform
  • Participate in our agile development with a nimble team of product managers, engineers, and cybersecurity specialists
  • Make critical decisions based on security best practices and standards, cloud provider characteristics, and various stakeholders’ requirements

Who we’re looking for

  • You have at least 2 years experience in Software Engineering, DevOps, DevSecOps or building in the Cloud
  • You have a good understanding of how various cloud services work for at least one of the Cloud Service Providers like AWS, GCP, Azure, Alicloud or Huawei Cloud
  • You understand the risk of having a publicly accessible data bucket and the impact when exploited
  • You are comfortable coding with Python
  • You have strong interest in emerging cloud technologies, latest cyber security trends and vulnerabilities
  • You want to develop your career in Cloud Technology and Cyber Security
  • You have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience

Founded by ex-Palantir Technologies engineers, Horangi prides itself as Cloud Security Champions in Asia backed by a team of global cybersecurity experts and trusted by industry leaders such as Gojek, MoneySmart, PropertyGuru and Tiket.com.

We built our Cloud Security product using AWS technology and cloud best practices to provide the security, performance and reliability of our platform as we ship rapidly in our agile software development. We adopt an event-driven architecture and embrace serverless technologies that are backed with 100% infrastructure as code. We build our app using reliable tools and frameworks that our team knows and trusts, including Python, Docker, TypeScript, React and GraphQL.

Horangi has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture, and we look for people who are curious, inventive, and work to be a little better every single day. We work in a fast-paced, dynamic and get-things-done culture. Horangi is always looking to hire collaborative, humble and highly driven individuals who want to make a difference.

Level yourself up as a cloud security expert and do the best work of your life here at Horangi.

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