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Application Security Consultant

Application Security Consultant Job Description My client are seeking a motivated individual who is interested in working customer security professionals and software developers to improve application security in a measurable way. The Security Consultant will focus on training developers and security teams on application security best practices, by providing code-level remediation advice on potential application vulnerabilities that were identified.

Job Description

Application Security Consultant

Job Description

My client are seeking a motivated individual who is interested in working customer security professionals and software developers to improve application security in a measurable way. The Security Consultant will focus on training developers and security teams on application security best practices, by providing code-level remediation advice on potential application vulnerabilities that were identified. As a Security Consultant, you will:
• Be a subject matter expert in application security
• Have excellent technical skills and communication skills.
• Help users and various stake-holders within the customer organization interpret results from the service, and tailor the presentation to the appropriate audience.
• Participate in the sales efforts as needed when technical capabilities of the service are presented.
• Become an active participant and trusted advisor throughout the customer SDLC.
• Work with the product strategy team to file and track customer enhancement requests.
• Train and mentor new employees.

Skills & Requirements
• Recent software development experience.
• Understanding of Application-level security and secure coding practices.
• Proficiency in one of more of the following programming languages: C, C++, C#, Java, or PHP
• Hands-on experience with one or more of the following: Visual Studio or Eclipse, Bugzilla or Jira, Hudson, Jenkins, or Cruise Control. Archer, SAML/SSO, VMware Databases, Command Shell scripting.
• Client requirement gathering, prioritization and scoping experience.
• Strong technical writing skills.
• Strong oral communication skills in English and good presentation/teaching skills.
• Excellent problem-solving and organizational skills.
• Ability to apply these skills cooperatively in a collaborative team environment.
• Additional Skills & Experiences: Familiarity with CVSS, CWE, OWASP, WASC and SANS-25.
• Experience with source code analysis and interactive application security testing products.
• Understanding of common risk mitigation practices and technologies such as firewalls, ACLs and multi-factor access controls. SaaS, Professional Services and/or professional Training/Mentoring experience also desired.

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Key Consultant

Ryan King

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I specialise in all aspects of information technology and cyber security, as a nine-year sector subject matter expert. I am a contract recruiter who likes to help out with permanent recruitment for roles including analyst, consultant, engineer, architect, project manager, business analyst, professional service and pre-sales engineers in network security, encryption and incident response.