Application security architect

Posted: April 27, 2021, 10:31 a.m. - Full Time - Remote

What you'll do:

  • Partner with multiple application development teams within client organization, to ensure secure development of applications
  • Develop a broad and deep technical understanding of applications, services and architectures pertaining to the client application organization.
  • Interpret results from exercises such as code review and penetration testing stakeholders, and advise on remediation and mitigation as well as incorporate learnings into future designs
  • Conduct architecture reviews, threat modeling, design reviews, code review on web and mobile applications and web services as and when required Develop documentation, and a knowledge base to be used by developers for implementing secure coding practices
  • Research and maintain knowledge of changing landscape of application security, latest threats, and attacker tools, techniques and procedures
  • Provide recommendations for missing application security controls
  • Support and provide consultation to development teams in the area of application security
  • Occasional travel to client locations might be required

What you will need to succeed:

  • Knowledge of common application security flaws, threat modeling, security controls and and common security libraries
  • Understanding of security engineering principles including cryptography, access control, system security, and security operations
  • Experience working with Developer organizations
  • Experience with code scanning (SAST, DAST) tools for C/C++, Java, and Python languages and relevant frameworks.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with an ability to explain complex topics in a clear and concise manner to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Basics to intermediate development and scripting skills in at least one programming language
  • Knowledge of cloud services and cloud security controls
  • Experience with pentesting (plus)
  • Experience with code reviews (plus)

What we offer you:

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid medical leave
  • Paid annual leave
  • Employer matched EPF contribution (separate from salary package)
  • Employer-paid High-quality individual and family medical insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Highly challenging environment with unmatched growth potential