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Security Engineer
Ref No.: 17-29083
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Required Skills :
white box or blackbox testing experience, experience excuting penetration testing for applications, some Network Infrastructure experience

Basic Qualifications :
At-least one Security Certification:

CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker.
CCNP Security: Cisco Certified Network Professional Security.
GSEC / GCIH / GCIA: GIAC Security Certifications.
CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Comptia Security+

Job Description :
Our client is looking to build their security team. They are starting by hiring a Software Security Engineer. The team is fun, dedicated and willing to help each other accomplish their common goals.
Software Security Engineer Job Duties:
- Implementing, testing and operating advanced software security techniques in compliance with technical reference architecture
- Performing on-going security testing and code review to improve software security
- Troubleshooting and debugging issues that arise
- Provide engineering designs for new software solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities
- Contribute to all levels of the architecture
- Maintain technical documentation
- Consult team members on secure coding practices
- Develop a familiarity with new tools and best practices
- Help to monitor and maintain infrastructure security
Software Security Engineer Needs:
- Minimum of 3 years professional experience as a Software Security Engineer
- Detailed technical knowledge of techniques, standards and state-of-the art capabilities for authentication and authorization, applied cryptography, security vulnerabilities and remediation
- Software development experience in one of the following core languages: Ruby on Rails, Java, Python with a willingness to learn Rails
- Adequate knowledge of web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
- Interest in all aspects of security research and development
- TDD
- Team player
- Experience with white box and black box testing is highly preferred
- Excellent analytical and multitasking skills
- Agile / SCRUM familiarity

At-least one Security Certification:
CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker.
CCNP Security: Cisco Certified Network Professional Security.
GSEC / GCIH / GCIA: GIAC Security Certifications.
CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Comptia Security+