Application Security Engineer

The Application Security Engineer will interface with the Business Group information security and application leaders to provide timely security assessments, reporting, guidance and assist with remediation.

Required Experience:

5

+ Years
Job Locations:

Dallas, TX or Roswell, GA

Location Restrictions:

Onsite

Basic Qualifications and

The incumbent is responsible for the identification, tracking, mitigating,remediation, and verification of web security vulnerabilities in software,systems, and application services. The candidate will combine experience in information security, web development, IT operations, and project management to ensure security risks are effectively identified and appropriately addressed while maintaining a balance between security and usability. This role will define, deliver and sustain the enterprise web security strategy, standards and solutions from a governance, process, discipline and technology standpoint, to support global and enterprise environments.  

Responsibilities
  • Provides technical consultation and direction on web application design, architecture and system performance,and evolving technologies.
  • Accountability and ownership for web security scanning solutions, processes, services and operations.
  • Develop and maintain tools and processes for web application scans, reviews and assessments along with ethical hacking.
  • Develop security guidance documentation.
  • Develop and maintain secure web coding practices and enterprise wide standards. Educate and collaborate with customers on practices and standards.
  • Performs requirements gathering, initial engineering design, platform/environment integration and evolution planning to support highly reliable, available, scalable, and cost- effective computing.
  • Interfaces with Architecture team regarding the ratification and implementation of new Architecture standards.
  • Interface with product vendors for escalated support and advanced product knowledge.
  • Ensures IT security architecture/designs, plans, controls, processes, standards, policies and procedures are aligned with IT standards and overall IT security
  • Partner with delivery support teams and customers to maintain web security SLA/KPIs and provide technical leadership.
  • Manage and provide tier II support for web security related incidents.
  • Maintain an understanding of attacks, vectors and emergent threats (OWASP)
  • Mentor and educate teams with expert knowledge of information security event management, security forensics,network access controls and perimeter security, operations, implementations of new technologies


Required Skills and Experience

  Bachelor’s Degree

  • 5-7 Years of IT experience or 5+ with an accompanying CyberMaster’s degree
  • 2-4 years of knowledge using Burp Suite Pro with a documentedhistory of production website vulnerabilities discovered using the tool.
  • 3+ years’ experience with Infrastructure engineering security
  • Experience with multiple programming languages (such as ASP.NET,Java, Powershell, Ruby, Perl, etc...)

        3+ years of web application security experience required (AppScanand Web Application Firewall)

  • Service oriented mentality with focus on customer service

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