Application Security Architect

Application Security Architect – Reading – Remote working available – Up to £95,000 + benefits

My client is looking to hire an Application security Architect on a permanent basis. Due to current circumstances this will start as a fully remote role and then will transition to 2 days a week on site once everything is settled down. You will be responsible for helping to establish a Secure SDLC and ‘secure by design’ approach and practice throughout all their software engineering teams.
You will work across a wide portfolio of applications, both legacy and new, covering a variety of development stack, software, services, API’s and systems and provide in depth and practical secure development expertise to engineering. You will also lead in the creation of secure software design, build and delivery standards, policies and procedures and they will provide security advice to colleagues.

Core responsibilities:

– Design secure software development and delivery systems
– Ensure that the application estate is built, deployed/delivered and operated securely, according to industry standards
– Provide expert software security advice to the Software Engineering and DevOps teams
– Deliver secure software development training (e.g. OWASP Top10)
– Act as the first Point of Contact for all application / software security issues, vulnerabilities, events, anomalies, incidents and investigations.

Required skills/experience:

– Advanced understanding and demonstrable practical experience with the SDLC
– Good experience working with security issues in software architecture, software development, e.g. static and/or dynamic code analysis and tools, software dependency checking, OWASP Top10 testing, application threat modelling
– Experience working in an Agile software development environment, with classic applications as well as microservices, using modern code processing and continuous integration and delivery tools
– Good expertise in taking security policy statements and translating them into actual, implementable, security controls and techniques that can make our software applications demonstrably more secure and robust.
– Experience creating and implementing secure software design, coding, and delivery templates, procedures, policies and standards.
– Design, configure and operate Application security testing tools and systems

If this role is of interest please APPLY or drop me a message on [email protected]

Application Security Architect – Reading – Remote working available – Up to £95,000 + benefits

Job Information

Job Reference: appsec-ja_1585134388
Salary From: £85000
Salary To: £95000
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Berkshire, Reading
Job Types: Permanent

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