1019 Application Security Consultant

Location: Detroit, MI, United States
Date Posted: 08-08-2018
Client is a leading, “global ten” provider of custom information technology, consulting and business process outsourcing services, and serves primarily Global 2000 companies. The firm employs more than 150,000 people and works with 805 active clients across banking & financial services, insurance, healthcare, life sciences, retail/consumer, manufacturing, energy, communications, and media. Since being spun-out as a public entity in 1998, the company has grown at an unprecedented rate, with anticipated revenue of >$8, making the fastest growing IT services company over the last 10 years, and certainly the most profitable now featuring a market capitalization greater than $18B. Client is a member of the NASDAQ-100 Index and the S&P 500 Index and part of “Fortune 500” list.

Location: Detroit, MI
Type of hire: Full Time / Contract

Job Description: 

- 10+ years of experience in IT industry conducting vulnerability research in applications, software and modern exploits as well as exploitation techniques
- Experience conducting Vulnerability Assessment for static application security testing (SAST)
- Co-ordination with project management team about the findings from the Vulnerability Assessment/Security Testing
- Proficient in analyzing and translating business requirements into technical requirements and design
- Supporting remediation and performing reporting
- Develop innovative security testing to mimic advanced persistent threat techniques and blended threats
- Identify and articulate risks and remediation in a relevant and approachable manner with both technical and non-technical audiences
- Assess publicly and privately announced security vulnerabilities to determine the risk based on severity, threat likelihood and impact
- Integrate findings across on-going static code security testing to provide a holistic security posture for assets
- For static code vulnerability remediation, collaborate with application and business owners
- Familiarity with multiple programming and scripting languages (e.g. Java, C/C++, and .NET)
- Perform network and application technical vulnerability assessments using vulnerability assessment tools for SAST: Checkmarx
- Previous experience in developing an enterprise risk registry for risk tracking
- Working knowledge and experience with testing and remediation methodologies for vulnerabilities in the OWASP Top 10 and SANS Top 25
- Understand and communicate attack chains to management and other stakeholders
- Assists in designing correction plans, mitigations, and full remediation actions
- Highly collaborative; personally, and professionally self-aware; able to and interested in interacting with employees at all levels; embody integrity; and represent and inspire the highest ethical standards.
- Strong sense of urgency and commitment, as well as sound business sense with a strategic, conceptual and operational orientation
- Experience advising on technical related issues

Renuka Krishnaswamy
Technical Recruiter

Desk: 408-800-4331 (PST);
Email: renuka@reqroute.com
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