Software Security Engineer (Contract)

Pioneer Search Ltd
United Kingdom
£650 - £750 p day
04 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
.NET, Java, MsSQL, MySQL, DevOps, Web Services, Cloud Security Software Engineer (Contract) My client is a leading Financial Service company based in London who are seeking a Software Security Engineer. The Software Security Engineer will work with the Head of IT Security to establish and maintain secure software development practices as the firm progresses towards a cloud platform. The role is hands on and the applicant will establish a good working relationship with the development team to develop standards, educate developers and monitor delivery. Key Responsibilities; - Implement secure development standards as automated checks integrated into a continuous delivery build pipeline using Teamcity. - Define and conduct regular application security reviews, for both internally and externally exposed applications, to ensure compliance with agreed standards. This includes vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments. - Collaborate on application designs and the introduction of new technology components (particularly for cloud based solutions) from the earliest stage to ensure that security concerns are addressed within the architecture from the outset. - Provide advice on best practises for secure development, taking account of the applications usage, sensitivity and data requirements. - Evaluate new technologies and processes that enhance application security capabilities. - Respond to information security issues during each stage of a project's lifecycle. - Maintain technical documentation. - Develop a familiarity with new tools and best practices. Skills must include; - DevOps - MsSQL - MySQL - Web Services - .NET and Java - Cloud environment - Scripting and project management. - Detailed technical knowledge of techniques, standards and state-of-art capabilities for authentication and authorisation. - Proven experience working in Financial industry - Experience of Agile Methodologies. - Extensive experience in Software Development. - Experience in leading security incident response including identification, preservation and interpretation of computer evidence. .NET, Java, MsSQL, MySQL, DevOps, Web Services, Cloud
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