Application Security Engineer

$140,000 - $180,000

Full Time

  • No Travel Required


Software SecurityApplication SecurityProduct SecuritySASTDASTRASPVulnerabiltiy ManagmentSonarQubeCode ReviewCode Audit

Job Description

Please note I have direct access to the Hiring Director of Security on this position.

Compensation: Base + Bonus: 10%

100% Remote

This is an outstanding opportunity for a Software/Application Security Engineer to design and build out a software and application security environment for brand-new cutting-edge software, applications and products for a company that actually saves lives.

We are the leading Global Biotech Company in our niche and are looking for a Software/Application Security Engineer. We have been in business for 50+ years, are publicly traded, have 7+K global employees, have $5.2B in revenue (16% increase over FY 2021), $108 million in profit (44% increase over FY 2021), have 750 product patents, released 7 new products in 2021 and are an active philanthropic institution.

Within our global IT organization, we have created an elite team dedicated to the innovation, design and development of the next generation of products that actually save lives on a daily basis. As part of this team, you will be responsible for all things related to Software, Application and Product Security, including:

  • Designing and implementing the methodologies, frameworks, processes, and strategies that enhance security and reduce vulnerabilities within software and the environment in which it runs.
  • Identify, protect against, and create remediation processes, procedures and solutions for vulnerabilities, exposures, threats, weaknesses, gaps and risks
  • Increase the integrity of the software, applications and products by testing and fortifying software at the various stages and environments it moves through during the software development lifecycle (SDLC) and following its release.
  • If skill set allows, performing SAST: Static Application Security Testing, DAST: Dynamic Application Security Testing and/or RASP: Run Time Application Self Protection
  • Working in conjunction with and educate Development Staff on identified security vulnerabilities and work closely with Developers to remediate issues

The Software/Application Security Engineer reports to the Director of Security


  • MUST have 3-5+ years of experience with Software and/or Application Security
  • Must have experience creating and implementing software/application/product security best practices, policies and procedures
  • Experience working with software development staff in identifying, testing and remediating software/application development vulnerabilities and securing the SDLC
  • Experience working with development staff to remediate identified security issues and securing SDLC.
  • Experience with any of the following are only a plus; NOT mandatory: SAST, DAST, RASP, SonarQube, DevSecOps, Cloud Security, Code Reviews/Audits, Compliance, Security Frameworks (NIST, ISO), Security Certifications (CISSP, CPSSE, ECSP, GSSP or equivalent)


Company offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 6% matching 401K (immediately vested); 3 Weeks PTO, HMO/PPO medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees; vacation and paid company holidays, flexible spending plans, tuition reimbursement and a casual work environment.