Application Security Analyst

Harris Global Ltd
£350 per day
05 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cyber, Security, Application Security, FTSE100, Vulnerability, Pen Test, Penetration, Access Control, Threat, Monitoring, Alerts Harris Global are currently recruiting for an Application Security Analyst to work with a market leading FTSE 100 organisation based in West London. The Application Security Analyst will be part of the team responsible for the security of IT applications across the UK business. The focus of the role is to ensure that security is Embedded in the design, delivery, and operation of applications and services. Working closely with the development and operations teams to build security into applications and the support processes, the Application Security Analyst will provide assurance in the application life cycle through design reviews, support for automated code scanning, vulnerability assessments, overseeing penetration testing and the day-to-day administration of access controls. Main Job Responsibilities - Undertaking end to end application security risk reviews of business critical applications and infrastructure - Work with the development and testing community, providing SME advice to understand and remediate coding vulnerabilities - Co-ordinating security testing - Build reports and dashboards to monitor, analyse and report on the security situation across the business - Take ownership and responsibility for managing provisioning and de-provisioning of access to all applications for the business in line with local security and enterprise policies. Skills/Qualifications Required - Relevant security qualifications (CISSP, SSCP, CEH, CASP, MCSE, CRISC, etc.) - Knowledge of current and emerging advanced cyber threats, attack and evasion techniques, command and control infrastructures and insider threat behaviour. - Experience in escalating and articulating security concepts to all levels of audience. - Extremely good organisational, communication and documentation and administration skills with a good eye for detail. - A good understanding of typical software vulnerabilities and exploits. - Demonstrable experience in application security testing tools and applications. - Demonstrate very strong proven experience of Security systems, ideally some understanding of working within ITIL and PRINCE2 environments. Please send through your details if you feel you are good match for the role based on the above. Cyber, Security, Application Security, FTSE100, Vulnerability, Pen Test, Penetration, Access Control, Threat, Monitoring, Alerts
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