Applications Security Specialist- London

Applications Security Specialist- London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & IT Risk

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £111000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Andrew Nitek

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Our prestigious global client are seeking an ambitious applications security engineer to work within a cutting edge software development environment, who will perform the role the subject matter expert role within the team. This is a superb opportunity to join a highly established organisation in a greenfield role, with the full resources to deliver a first class security offering.

On a day basis the role will entail:

  • Auditing code reviews and testing to identify vulnerabilities
  • Advising stakeholders at all levels of the business
  • Ensuring secure testing throughout the software development life-cycle
  • Working closely with developers to help drive security best practice
  • Monitoring and updating the business on security trends and legislation.

The background of the successful candidate will include:

  • A development/ software engineering background with the demonstrable progression in to an applications security role. A background in Java, .Net, C++ or any other object orientated languqages will be considered.
  • Proven experience of coding audits and testing throughout the full project life-cycle.
  • The ability to manage stakeholders from a technical and non-technical perspective (up to senior executive level)
  • CISSP certification preferred