Security Engineer, Cloud


About the role

As a Cloud Security Engineer at VTEX, you will work in designing, implementing, and maintaining the security of an organization’s cloud infrastructure. You will be:

  • Designing and implementing security controls for cloud-based infrastructure and applications
  • Conducting security assessments and risk analysis of cloud environments
  • Managing and monitoring access to cloud resources using identity and access management (IAM) solutions
  • Developing and implementing security policies and procedures for cloud environments
  • Collaborating with other teams, such as engineering and product, to ensure cloud security is a part of the developer journey
  • Responding to security incidents and performing forensic analysis to determine root cause
  • Staying up to date with the latest security threats and technologies and recommending solutions to address them

This is also an excellent opportunity to help shape the future of Security for enterprise digital commerce platforms.

About the team

You will be part of our Security organization, which provides expertise, tools, and frameworks that enable all teams at VTEX to build secure and reliable systems. You will work on engineering projects with high impact and measurable results that affect the whole company, preventing and eliminating whole classes of threats at once, as opposed to one at a time. You will tackle data and architecture challenges related to having a global presence, and be responsible for ensuring VTEX is in accordance with different types of privacy regulations that exist or will come to exist.

Who you are

  • You are passionate about cloud security risks management with secure by default configurations, identity and access management, and blast radius reduction
  • You have expertise in one public or private cloud such as  AWS,GCP,OpenStack
  • You can script! You can write scripts to automate tasks using bash, go, python or any other language that you are comfortable with.
  • You are proficient in English and Portuguese
  • No security experience is required. All engineers who have an interest in improving things are welcome to apply

About VTEX

VTEX (NYSE: VTEX) is the enterprise digital commerce platform where global brands and retailers run their world of commerce. VTEX is trusted by more than 2,400 customers, such as AbInbev, Carrefour, Colgate, Motorola and Whirlpool, with over 3,200 active online stores across 38 countries*.

Founded in the year 2000, VTEX has a history of being unstoppable. Completely against the odds, VTEX is leading a high-tech industry and positioned above market giants. We are building an extraordinary future with more than 1,700 employees scattered across 18 locations in 12 countries in Latin America, North America, Europe, and Asia.

At VTEX, you will work in a challenge-driven environment and collaborate with amazing peers. If you are powerful individually, join us, and we will be unstoppable together.
*as of FY ended on December 31st, 2021


  • Competitive compensation
  • Profit-sharing
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Meal Allowance (Flash)
  • Transportation assistance
  • Possibility to join our equity program
  • Health, dental, and life insurance
  • Child Care assistance
  • Extended parental leaves
  • VTEX Care: our financial, legal, and mental assistance program
  • Gympass partnership
  • Language scholarship: 65% subsidies in English, Spanish, Portuguese courses
  • Free shipping on 1000+ VTEX store


You don't have to meet all the job requirements! If you believe you can do the job and are a good match, we encourage you to apply.

At VTEX, we believe that diversity and inclusion are essential assets in creating an environment of high performance. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. We invite all interested applicants to apply for open positions at VTEX and join us in our commitment to building a more diverse and inclusive workplace.

Job position

Security Engineer, Cloud

Area of work

Security Engineering, Engineering, Tech




Mid-Senior level
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