Lead Security Tester ( Application Security + Penetration Tester ), Wissen Technology, NYC/GA/London - Hybrid


Depends on Experience
Full Time
No Travel Required


Security Testing Lead
experience in Product & Solution Security and risk management
Strong programming/debugging skills/scripting skills.

Job Details

Lead Security Tester/ AVP/VP- FTE, Wissen Technology, NYC/GA/London - Hybrid

The Wissen team continues to expand its footprint in the US, UK. More openings to come as we continue to grow the team!


Please read below for a brilliant career opportunity.


Role: Lead Security Tester

Title: AVP

Location: New York/Alpharetta/London (Day 1 Onsite/Hybrid) Fulltime

Mode of Work: 3 days/week onsite required

Your required skills: 8-12 Years Required

Reqs: 3 in NYC/Alpharetta, 2 in London



Attend sprint and refinement sessions assigned to the squad and lead testing efforts

Stay updated with the latest security methodologies, technologies, and best practices

Enforce security policies and procedures in security tooling

Gather information on upcoming features and changes

Support Dev teams with any security controls implementation questions or any other security related questions

Lead information gathering for the team members who are performing the security testing and resolve any blockers for the testing to be completed before production deployment

Perform Peer review on the security testing and assessments to ensure security testing coverage and test cases are sufficient and remediation is achieved

Support integration of security practices into development processes and CI/CD pipelines

Track any security bugs resulted from the release testing and assist developers during the remediation process

Ensure documentation is up to date


Must Have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • 8+ years of experience in Product & Solution Security and risk management
  • Strong programming/debugging skills/scripting skills. Can use scripting/coding techniques, proficiently execute common penetration testing tools, triage and support incidents, and produce high-value findings.
  • Ability to perform manual web application testing experience i.e. must be able to simulate a SQL inject/Cross-site script attack without the use of tools
  • Knowledge of network and Web related protocols/technologies (e.g. UNIX/LINUX, TCP/IP, Cookies)
  • Experience with vulnerability assessment tools and penetration testing techniques
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines with integrated security


Nice to Have:

  • Security certifications such as CISA, CISM, CISSP certified security are a plus
  • Technical familiarity in areas related to general information security; security engineering; application architecture; authentication and security protocols; applications session management; common communication protocols; single sign-on technologies; RESTful web services


We are: A high end technical consulting firm built and run by highly qualified technologists. Our workforce consists of 5000+ highly skilled professionals, with leadership from Wharton, MIT, IITs, IIMs, and NITs and decades of experience at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, MSCI, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, Verizon, British Telecom, ISRO etc. Without any external funding or investments, Wissen Technology has grown its revenues by 100% every other year since it started as a subsidiary of Wissen Group in 2015. We have a global presence with offices in the US, India, UK, Australia, Mexico, and Canada.

You are: A true tech or domain ninja. Or both. Comfortable working in a quickly growing profitable startup, have a can do attitude and are willing to take on any task thrown your way.

You will:

  • Develop and promote the company s culture of engineering excellence.
  • Define, develop and deliver solutions at a top tier investment bank or another esteemed client.
  • Perform other duties as needed


Your Education and Experience:

- We value candidates who can execute on our vision and help us build an industry-leading organization. Rather than requiring a specific certification or number of years of experience, we ask that you be able to demonstrate your skills in the areas outlined above.

- Graduate-level degree in computer science or related technical field


Wissen embraces diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, skills, and abilities. We believe that the more inclusive our team is, the better our work will be. All qualified applicants, including but not limited to LGBTQ+, Minorities, Females, Disabled and Veterans are encouraged to apply.


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About Wissen Technology:


The Wissen Group was founded in the year 2000. Wissen Technology, a part of Wissen Group, was established in the year 2015. Wissen Technology is a specialized technology company that delivers high-end consulting for organizations in the Banking & Finance, Telecom, and Healthcare domains. We help clients build world class products.


We offer an array of services including Core Business Application Development, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Big Data & Analytics, Visualization & Business Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation, Cloud Adoption, Mobility, Digital Adoption, Agile & DevOps, Quality Assurance & Test Automation.


Over the years, Wissen Group has successfully delivered $1 billion worth of projects for more than 20 of the Fortune 500 companies. Wissen Technology provides exceptional value in mission critical projects for its clients, through thought leadership, ownership, and assured on-time deliveries that are always first time right .


The technology and thought leadership that the company commands in the industry is the direct result of the kind of people Wissen has been able to attract. Wissen is committed to providing them the best possible opportunities and careers, which extends to providing the best possible experience and value to our clients.


We have been certified as a Great Place to Work company for two consecutive years (2020-2022) and voted as the Top 20 AI/ML vendor by CIO Insider. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized world over by employees and employers alike and is considered the Gold Standard . Wissen Technology has created a Great Place to Work by excelling on all the dimensions - High-Trust, High-Performance Culture, Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride and Camaraderie.



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