Security Services Specialist: Application Security Engineer

Job Description

We are actively searching for a talented and experience Security Services Specialist: Application Security Engineer

Responsibilities

The Application Security Engineer is responsible for assuring that applications are designed and implemented in a secure manner. 

This specialty requires in-depth knowledge of application security topics such as the issues found in industry standards such as the OWASP Top 10 and SANS Top 25.

This knowledge must include identification, testing and remediation of security vulnerabilities. 

This role includes conducting Application Security Assessments for a variety of technical platforms, including mobile technologies, supporting application security testing and defense tooling.

Valuation, selection, operation, integration and support of associated security tooling within the software lifecycle. 

Personnel in this specialty respond to vulnerabilities directly through the configuration and application of security controls, the development of custom controls and consulting with development teams to understand, prioritize and remediate issues. Industry recognized certifications for this specialty include CSSLP and CISSP as well as associated vendor certifications.

Experience/Qualification

  • Diploma/BTech/Degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related qualification
  • Industry recognized certifications for this specialty include CSSLP and CISSP as well as associated vendor certifications.
  • 1 to 8 years of experience

If you meet the above requirement please email your CV to info@soma-solutions.co.za

Job Category: IT
Job Type: Contract/Permanent
Job Location: Johannesburg

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