Senior Application Security Architect

Full Time

Job Description

Do you come from a lengthy development background, and have transitioned into Application Security? Development experience in Cyber Security has become a high priority for AppSec teams, and this Senior Application Security Architect position is a prime example. With multiple locations spread across the Mid-West, this massive Biopharmaceutical company is looking to bring on a tenured, technical, Senior Application Security individual that can join their small team of like-minded individuals. This role includes aspects of development, devops, and security.

The key point is someone that comes from a development background will likely be highly successful in this role, however it's not an absolute showstopper if you do not. The organization uses a slew of different languages: Python, C++, Java, Javascript, .Net. You do not need to know all of them, but being able to quickly pick up, and understand their creation is necessary. This person will frequently interact with the DevOps teams, so understanding DevOps tools and methodologies is a must: Containerization, Infra as Code, CI/CD. A strong understanding of SAST/DAST, Encryption, Key Protection, and OWASP Top 10 are all necessities of proper role functionality. Although titled as an Architect, this is a technical position. You will not be required to code, however, there will be instances where it can be beneficial.
Required Skills & Experience
  • Minimum of 3-5 years' experience working within Development (Or have a supplemental background, and highly capable of understanding multiple different coding languages)
  • Minimum of 3-5 additional experience working in Application Security as a high-level Engineer or Architect.
  • High level understanding of OWASP Top 10, SAST/DAST, Encryption, Key Protection
  • High level understanding of DevOps and DevSecOps functions and tools
  • Strong Cloud understanding of methodologies and tools (Preferably AWS)
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Penetration Testing Certifications
  • Cloud Certifications
  • Experience working in Biopharma or large enterprise organizations
What You Will Be Doing
Tech Breakdown
  • 50% Engineering
  • 50% Architecture

Daily Responsibilities
  • 40% Hands On
  • 10% Management Duties
  • 50% Team Collaboration
The Offer
  • Bonus and stock options eligible

You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k)

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.
Dice Id : 10105282
Position Id : 521098
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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