Principal Cloud Security Engineer

at Danaher Corporation in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Are you interested in an exciting role to provide expertise in securing a large, multi-cloud environment? In this role, you will be responsible for providing technical expertise and direction in developing, deploying, and supporting secure cloud architectures and practices!


+ Be the security expert to engage with teams for the deployment and management activities of connectors, configurations, and development activities within the cloud

+ Deploy and manage security tools such as Palo Alto’s Prisma Cloud solution

+ Investigate security incidents and troubleshoot cloud related issues

+ Govern cloud configurations to communicate compliance

+ Develop and maintain runbooks/procedural documentation


+ 10+ years related IT field experience

+ 5+ years of knowledge and technical hands-on experience managing/deploying cloud capabilities with one or more cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP, OCI)

+ Hands-on experience with Prisma Cloud, WIZ or other cloud governance/reporting tools and ability to describe remediation practices

+ Technical proficiency in the fields of network and operating system security, cryptography, software security, security operations, incident response, and emergent security intelligence

+ Posses one or more cloud certifications such as AWS Solutions Architect, MS Azure Solutions Architect, GCP Cloud Architect, ISC2 CCSP

Preferred Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent

+ Experience integrating security tools into CI/CD pipelines

+ Hands-on experience with Prisma Cloud for cloud governance, CI/CD pipeline integration, automated remediation, and runtime protection

+ Ability to develop programmatic solutions that achieve business requirements while keeping an acceptable level of risk

+ Current cloud security certifications at Architect, Engineering or increased levels

At Danaher we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, remote working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a remote work arrangement in which you can work remotely from your home. Additional information about this remote work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Danaher can provide.

The salary range for this role is $150,000 to $195,000. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range may be modified in the future.

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company’s sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.



At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

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We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodation.

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Job Posting: JC251788696

Posted On: Nov 30, 2023

Updated On: Apr 24, 2024

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