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World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world’s leading conservation organizations, seeks a Cloud Security Engineer to be based in one of our offices in Latin America (Bolivia, Chile, Guatemala, Belize/Honduras, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay or Peru).

The Cloud Security Engineer is responsible for managing WWF’s cloud-based information systems and processes. The Engineer will provide secure operational administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting for WWF based cloud services. The individual will plan and support secure information system migration, including deployment, setup and configuration. The engineer will work closely with the security engineer on firewall administration to identify and secure new assets as deployed. On an as-needed basis, evaluates, recommends, and justifies appropriate products that support the cloud environment. Serves as a subject matter expert in cloud systems setup, migration and management. Conducts and interprets security scan results, identify critical vulnerabilities, reduce false-positives, and either performs or recommends corrective actions to remediate vulnerable systems and applications. Installs, implements, and maintains cloud security services that prevent unauthorized access to services at globally diverse cloud environment and locations. Verifies log collection and maintains Security Intrusion and Events Monitoring (SIEM) solutions for cloud services.


  • Provides technical support and troubleshoots cloud systems and services. Provides tier 3 support for cloud services.

  • Implements and maintains secure Cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP).

  • Documents all cloud security systems, operating systems, and mission critical applications under the responsibility of Information Security. Document all proposed changes in the CM system and record appropriate migration and rollback steps, test approvals and system outages (planned and unscheduled).

  • Maintains a cloud security strategy to reduce the risk of a security breach. Manages security technology on server operating systems, firewalls, switches, routers, and email systems. Implements changes (in accordance with change management procedures) as requested by the CISO.

  • Migrate, implement, and manage domain control systems (Active Directory)

  • Supports Office365 security features and rules.

  • Coordinates and maintains Disaster Recovery and Backup procedures to insure recovery of all identified systems.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent experience is required. 10 years of experience in Cloud, Network or Security Engineering can be substituted for a degree.

  • Requires six years of related experience supporting computer networks. In depth experience supporting the following technologies: internetworking equipment (switches, routers), SIEM, virtual environment (VMWare), remote access technologies, firewalls, backups, and disaster recovery. Experience with Active Directory, Azure AD and Office365

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • A consistent team player and customer service orientation

  • Proven ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a matrixed and global team environment.

  • Strong organizational, documentation, project management skills including development of detailed project plans.

  • Strategic and business skills along with strong technical skills.

  • Well-developed methodologies for troubleshooting technical problems.

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is required

  • International travel may be required.

  • Identifies and aligns with the core values of the WWF organization: Courage, Integrity, Respect, and Collaboration.

Please note: We will review resumes on a rolling basis, please apply as soon as possible.
Please note: We will review resumes on a rolling basis, please apply as soon as possible.
If you are interested in applying please be mindful of the closing date.
Please ensure that you submit your resume and cover letter in English.

To Apply:

  • Submit cover letter and resume through our Careers Page, Requisition #21046.
  • Due to high volume of applications we are not able to respond inquiries via phone.

As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status. WWF values diversity and inclusion and welcomes diverse candidates to apply.