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Engineer,Cyber - Information & Cloud Infrastructure Security (Python OOPS)

NielsenIQ is maturing its Cloud Infrastructure Security programs and is recruiting a Cybersecurity Senior Engineer who will be responsible for evaluating the tools, processes and procedures used to secure applications within the cloud focused on Microsoft Azure, but includes GCP and AWS. You will be supporting programs across all geographies and business units.  

 As the Cloud Infrastructure Security, Senior Engineer, you will be responsible for maintaining the tools and technologies that secure cloud applications and platforms. You will oversee cloud security tools and technologies within a multi-national matrixed environment. The cloud infrastructure security engineer will have the opportunity to replace the current Cloud Workload Protection Platform and advocate for the tech stack used for monitoring. 

This position will involve working closely with application development teams, business units, technical and non-technical stakeholders to drive the adoption and maturity of the NIQ’s Cloud security programs. 



  • Manage, maintain and tune the cloud workload protection platform¬†

  • Partner with the application security team to implement security controls aligned to business operations¬†

  • Review IaaS / PaaS architecture roadmaps for the cloud to and recommend baseline security controls and hardening requirements¬†

  • Recommend security guardrails to protect workloads within the cloud while maintaining deployment agility¬†

  • Define security monitoring requirements with the Security Operations Center for Cloud based systems and applications¬†

  • Partner with the architecture team on Web Application Firewall and API security protection patterns¬†

  • Partner with the threat intelligence teams to identify shadow IT and applications¬†¬†

  • Contribute to the security champions program for material related cloud infrastructure security¬†


  • 4+ years of experience writing object oriented code (Python preferred) in a professional environment¬†

  • Experience deploying containers using CI/CD pipeline tools like Github Actions or Jenkins, and Terraform or Helm¬†

  • Self-starter, technology and security hobbyist, enthusiast¬†

  • Lifelong learner with endless curiosity¬†

Bonus Points if you: 

  • Experience with Cloud Workload Protection Platforms such as Azure Security Center, Wiz, Palo Alto Prisma, Orca Security, etc. ¬†

  • Experience working with and securing modern enterprise technologies including containers, virtualization, cloud, secrets management, orchestration, authentication, SSO, MFA, federation in multi-cloud environments, passwordless, zero trust architecture¬†

  • Certifications such as AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security, AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies, AWS Certified Security ‚Äď Specialty, vendor specific training¬†

  • Demonstrated engagement in security conferences, training, learning, associations is highly desired and fully supported¬†

Additional Information

  • Enjoy a flexible and rewarding work environment with peer-to-peer recognition platforms.¬†

  • Recharge and revitalize with help of wellness plans made for you and your family.¬†

  • Plan your future with financial wellness tools.¬†

  • Stay relevant and upskill yourself with career development opportunities.¬†

About NIQ

NIQ, the world’s leading consumer intelligence company, reveals new pathways to growth for retailers and consumer goods manufacturers. With operations in more than 100 countries, NIQ delivers the most complete and clear understanding of consumer buying behavior through an advanced business intelligence platform with integrated predictive analytics. NIQ delivers the Full View. 

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