Web Application Security Engineer (with Penetration Testing)

  • Coppell, TX
  • Posted 48 days ago | Updated 20 hours ago

Overview

Hybrid
$50 - $70
Contract - W2
Contract - 12 Month(s)
No Travel Required

Skills

Penetration Testing
Pen Testing
EAPT
Pentest
Burp Suite
BurpSuite
Web Inspect
WebInspect
Web Application Security
OSCP
GWAPT

Job Details

3 days / week onsite at Dallas TX (75019) OR Tampa FL (33647)

 

Important Notes from HM
Perform Ethical Application Penetration Testing (EAPT) on web applications and APIs.
App Pentest using manual methodology and App Pentest tools such as Burp Suite and Web Inspect
Minimum of 5 years of experience in application penetration testing

Job Description
Our Risk Management teams work to protect the safety and soundness of our systems and are responsible for identifying, managing, measuring and mitigating a spectrum of key risk types including credit, market, liquidity, systemic, operational and technology in all existing and new products, activities, processes and systems. The Technology Risk Management department is responsible for setting strategic direction in the areas of IT Risk and Information Security. They are accountable for maintaining corporate security policies and control standards and acting as an operational arm for monitoring threat intelligence.

Position Summary
The Application Security Associate is responsible for the security testing and risk analysis of customer's applications using various application security tools. Interaction with developers (Application Development (AD)) to provide guidance, best practices and technical assistance in remediating application security issues will be part of the responsibilities. The individual should possess strong application software expertise, along with excellent communication, and organizational skills.

Specific Responsibilities Perform Ethical Application Penetration Testing (EAPT) on web applications and APIs.
Coordinate with application development teams to collect the application details.
Provide the vulnerability information in the predefined report format after performing the App Pentest using manual methodology and App Pentest tools such as Burp Suite and Web Inspect
Provide assistance to the developers in detailing the vulnerabilities reported along with the recommendations for remediation
Align risk and control processes into day-to-day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk; escalates appropriately

Leadership Competencies for this level include Accountability: Demonstrates reliability by taking necessary actions to continuously meet required deadlines and goals.
Global Collaboration: Applies global perspective when working within a team by being aware of own style and ensuring all relevant parties are involved in key team tasks and decisions.
Communication: Articulates information clearly and presents information effectively and confidently when working with others.
Influencing: Convinces others by making a strong case, bringing others along to their viewpoint; maintains strong, trusting relationships while at the same time is comfortable challenging ideas.
Innovation and Creativity: Thinks boldly and out of the box, generates new ideas and processes, and confidently pursues challenges as new avenues of opportunity.

Qualifications
Minimum of 5 years of experience in application penetration testing
Bachelor's degree is desirable
Minimum of 3 years of experience in App Pentest tools such as Burp Suite and WebInspect
Certified in OSCP or GWAPT

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