• Application Security Engineer Jobs in United States Of America

  • CGI Information Systems and Management Consultants Pvt Ltd
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 5 - 7 Years
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Application Security Engineer Category Cyber Security Consulting

City Fairfax, Virginia, United States

Position ID J0319-0569

Employment Type Full Time

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Position Description Work with a highly technical application engineering team focusing on securing application code using waterfall, agile and devops processes Software development and runtime platforms include Java/J2EE, NET, Javascript, Powerbuilder, PLSQL, Spring, Hibernate, Dojo Toolkit, AngularJS, Oracle, Weblogic, Tomcat, and JBoss Activities include hands on administration, implementation, configuration, and operation of application security tools to inform compliance benchmarks while reducing risks within applications and customer networks

Apply technical expertise by implementing efficiencies, creating strategies, and communicating remediation reports and plans to better detect, counter and respond to cyber incidents within the source code

Ability to collaborate and work in a diverse group of application and security engineers in developing solutions for complex challenges

Your future duties and responsibilities Day-to-day activities include working with CGI and client teams, and supporting current tasks and activities of application code and the security aspects of securing the application, the access controls, data repositories, network transportation, and the client interfaces
Responsibilities include leading security engineering teams and producing weekly reports
Work closely with application managers to define security work during release planning and prioritize daily tasks
Participate in technical meetings with customers technical specialists
Provide Tier 2/3 support for security incidents supporting clients as required
Continuously improve customers security deployments and integrate new technologies and services

Required qualifications to be successful in this role Required Skills

Bachelors degree and 5-7 years of experience administering Windows, Linux and/or virtual infrastructure to include installation, configuration and maintenance of enterprise networks Candidates with a Masters degree must have at least 4 years of experience
Proficiency with application development platforms and programming languages including Java, NET, Powerbuilder, Javascript, VB, PLSQL, Python, Spring, Weblogic, Tomcat, Oracle, among others
An extensive understanding and experience in implementing static/dynamic testing tools, web and database security assessment tools; for example IBM Appscan, Fortify, Checkmarx, BurpSuite, Coverity, Veracode, Appdetective, Guardium, OWASP ZAP
Experience with SIEM technologies and managing suite of tools such as, Splunk Enterprise Security, QRadar, HP ArcSight and LogRhythm
Training or experience in implementing security technologies to include; vulnerability management, antivirus, data loss prevention, encryption techniques, and network/system access controls
Training or experience in implementing and managing boundary defense technologies to include firewalls, web application firewall, IDS/IPS, DLP and other Specific knowledge of Checkpoint, Palo Alto, Cisco and Fortinet firewall appliances
Proven ability to work closely with customers network and operations team to resolve issues or security concerns of tools/services
Prior experience with the following Understanding of Common Application Security Vulnerabilities; Security Code Scanning Tools; General Information Security Job Experience; Development Lifecycle and Programming

Desired Skills
Knowledge and experience with a Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Secure System Development Lifecycle (SecSDLC), as well as Agile/SCRUM methodologies
Security relevant certifications CISSP, CISM, CISA, Security, CEH
Understanding of federal cybersecurity guidance such as NIST SP 800-53r4 Security Controls and Assessment Procedures for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-37 - Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems a Security Life Cycle Approach and NIST 800-137 - Information Security Continuous Monitoring (ISCM) for Federal Information Systems and Organizations Understanding of the DHS Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program (CDM)
Prior experience in US Government SECRET or equivalent or above environments

Skills Security Architecture

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Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Software Services
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Software Engineer
Salary : 300000-600000 P/A
Deadline : 14th Oct 2019

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