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Application Security Engineer
Ref No.: 18-03617
Location: Austin, Texas
My client, a technology company located in Round Rock, TX, is seeking an Application Security Engineer for a 9-month project

  • Provides technical and consultative leadership for solutions opportunities on a range of complex engagements.
  • Delivery of technical architectural design, strategies, and plans for engagements.
  • Technical expert in leading pre-sales meeting or presentation.
  • Assist in creating proposals that address current and evolving client requirements
  • Participates in installation, customization, and integration of solutions
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Strong C, C++, C# coding skills, with emphasis on writing scalable code for Windows, Web in .NET
  • Deep technical and architectural knowledge of Microsoft Windows (Web and Desktop apps)
  • Knowledge of and experience with public cloud providers Azure and/or AWS architecture, tools and cloud methodologies
  • Familiarity with security and encryption support across Azure services including storage, data, apps, automation, and communication
  • Deep understanding of multiple Authentication models including OAuth2, Certificate Authentication, and multi-factor authentication (MFA)
  • Solid understanding of data and information security practices
  • Working knowledge of security tools: Fortify SCA, Coverity, Black Duck, Palamida, Splunk, etc
  • Fundamental understanding of cryptographic concepts and applied cryptography
  • Understanding of Threat Modeling and experience with DFD's and Threat Modeling tools
  • Well versed in various types of exploits such as XSS, CSRF, Injection, Session Fixation, Buffer Overflows, OWASP Top Ten, etc
  • Strong understanding of software development lifecycle, product development lifecycle, and Agile development methodologies
  • Must have strong debugging and troubleshooting skills.
  • Must be local to Austin, TX
  • 12+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • CISSP, GIAC, CISA and/or CSSLP preferred
  • Professional Solution/Developer Architect certification or equivalent from Azure or AWS