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Security Specialist (Applications Security)

Job description

Eagle currently has a career opportunity for a Security Specialist (Applications Security) and we are looking to speak to qualified candidates with the skills and experience outlined below.

This position is a 6-month contract to start immediately.

Key Security Specialist (Applications Security) Skills

  • Post-secondary degree in Business or Technology or a related discipline, and/or equivalent experience
  • Considerable experience in application security.
  • Considerable experience with agile development processes and experience integrating secure development practices into the model
  • Considerable experience with application security best practices such as secure coding, security testing techniques.
  • Experience in software development.
  • Experience with Static and Dynamic Application Security Testing Tools
  • Strong understanding of web and mobile application architecture and development principles.
  • Strong knowledge of all vulnerabilities and weaknesses in the OWASP Top 10, WASC TCv2, and CWE 25
  • Ability to lead efficient communication between all project stakeholders, including internal teams and clients.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills (comfortable & confident communicating at all levels including business partners, leadership and vendors).
  • Ability to achieve business objectives through influencing and effectively working with key stakeholders
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills (comfortable & confident communicating at all levels including business partners, leadership and vendors).

As Security Specialist (Applications Security), you will be responsible for:

  • Participates in and leads a range of application security assessment activities.
  • Performs assessments, analyzes findings and provides advice for remediation.
  • Ensures applications are thoroughly security-tested using industry best practices prior to promotion to production.
  • Investigates and responds to incidents related to application security.
  • Plays an active role in improving application security practices based on security assessments and industry best practices.
  • Implements security testing procedures (manual, or automated).
  • Provides application security consulting services to technology teams, project teams, and other relevant partners and clients.

Don't miss out on this opportunity, give us a call for more details and apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

JOB# 71085