Senior Application Security Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-07-14
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Remote Work
Virginia
20147
United States

Description

Job Duties

  • Responsible for developing secure coding guidelines and best practice documentation for custom developed applications as well as ensuring the guidelines are followed.
  • Conduct assessments using COTS and other tools to ensure coding practices are followed and effective as well as identify risks.
  • Produce and update secure coding guidelines and related documentation
  • Collaborate with development teams to ensure secure coding best practices are followed
  • Collaborate with development teams to support remediation of software vulnerabilities
  • Provide coding guidance to ensure best practices are continually followed and issues addressed.
  • Conduct assessments of custom applications and related code to identify risks
  • Perform general security policy development/maintenance and audit compliance support

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor’s
  • 5 years of direct experience supporting secure coding practices.
  • Hands-on experience with application security scan tools such as IBM AppScan, HP Fortify, HP WebInspect, WhiteHat Security, or AppDetectivePro
  • Experience with open source Pen Testing software, such as Kali or Burp Suite
  • Familiarity with Asp.net, C#, VB.net, Java/J2EE, CF, or C++
  • Demonstrated understanding of web application and database security
  • Knowledge of software/application hardening OR input validation testing OR SQL injection testing a PLUS!
  • Strong technical background in software security design/implementation and data protection
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, consulting style skills to interface with staff, developers, and customers

Target salary range: $125,001 - $150,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.