Cloud Security Engineer

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Engineering | Full-time | COVID-19 remote



ShareChat is India’s leading social media platform that operates exclusively in Indic languages. We empower our 160 million strong monthly active user community to share their opinions, record their lives and make new friends - all within the comfort of their language of choice. Our short video platform Moj, is today India's preferred short video destination with tens of millions of users from across the world. The platform has been designed for artists and creators to create innovative short video content and display their creativity to millions, globally. At ShareChat we are spearheading India's internet revolution. By providing a meaningful social experience, we are determining how the next billion users will interact on the internet.


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
  • Strong fundamentals and experience in two or more of the following programming languages: Python, Bash Scripts, C & Java.
  • Implemented parts of InfoSec compliance and/or Cyber-security at one or more Cloud based organizations.
  • 3-5 years of industry experience
  • Any Cloud Security certifications is an added advantage (AWS Certified Security or other)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with InfoSec compliance / cyber security in a fast paced high growth software product company.
  • Experience with at least one Cloud environment (GCP, Azure, AWS etc.)
  • In-depth knowledge of Unix/Linux
  • Strong fundamentals of Cloud networking, cryptography, web-servers, databases, mobile clients.
  • Understanding about "Data protection" & "Threat detection & continuous monitoring" & "IAM" & "Compliance and Data Privacy" & "Infrastructure Protection"  
  • Well versed in DNS, Load Balancing, SSL, TCP/IP, networking and firewalls including WAF 
  • Working knowledge of at least one SQL database system 
  • Working knowledge of build automation and CI/CD pipelines including git as the VCS 
  • Working knowledge of REST API usage and design including micro service architecture 
  • Working knowledge of cloud native application architecture and development •
  • Well versed in encryption concepts and practices
  • Hands-on experience with modern container orchestration systems, ex: Kubernetes


  • Monitoring and management of the Cyber threat landscape on the Cloud infrastructure and actively assessing cloud services and systems  and preventing the threats. 
  • Collaborate with DevOps and Application teams developing and managing the security orchestration and automation requirements.
  • Develop, test, debug and maintain cyber security software applications as per the specifications on time.
  • Actively support Information Security Lead managing the information security KPIs related to cloud security and data governance.
  • Learn and implement new technologies quickly and efficiently.
  • Handle, mitigate and report the security incidents.
  • Mentor junior team members or DevOps team on technologies, cloud security design patterns and development practices