Hired by Matrix, Inc. Application Security Engineer in Chicago, Illinois
Application Security Engineer
Job Type:Right To Hire
About the Position
Our Client is seeking an Application Security Engineer to be a member of the Security Operations team. Seeking a resource that is eager to build out the security program for the application -- s/he will be building out a program and not a team.
The ideal candidate must have experience in all phases of the Secure Development Lifecycle. Candidates should also be able to demonstrate an ability to collaborate with internal development teams and be a security advocate.
This role is based in Chicago or NYC
Advise internal development teams on secure coding practices
Define standards for application design requirements and explain design to the development team
Application design reviews
Vulnerability scans, code reviews and penetration testing
Lead vulnerability remediation efforts
Provide reports and metrics
Possible travel once per year (to Chicago if resource is working in NYC or to NYC if resource is working in Chicago)
Bachelor’s degree with a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, EE or comparable discipline preferred
3-5 years' (ideally 5 years') hands-on experience with Azure, as well as designing & building security of applications for the Azure cloud
Hands-on experience in coding of pipelines
Extensive experience in secure development pipelines and Secure Development Lifecycle
Extensive cloud infrastructure experience as it relates to Applications
Solid experience with application vulnerability scanning, code reviews and penetration testing
Ability to advise development teams on vulnerability remediation
Knowledge of CI/CD pipeline, Octopus, Kubernetes, DevOps
Experience in a software development environment
DevSecOps in relation to application development/coding experience
Excellent organizational skills and superior problem-solving
Good interpersonal skills and a team player attitude
Proven leadership skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize appropriately
Ability to explain complex problems and concepts to all levels in the organization
Must be self-starters and strive for results.
Seeking an individual who can operate as business owners, adhere to the highest standards and think creatively to realize opportunities, wherever they may be.
Heavy application experience
Financial services industry experience
Experience with secure code scanning tools (e.g. Veracode, Checkmarx)
Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Mustafa at 646-362-8854 for additional information.
Approx. Duration: 3 months/RTH
About Hired By Matrix
Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.
Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.
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