Application Security Engineer, US Based, 100% remote, w2 only. in Hopkinton, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 8/30/2021

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Job Description

***100% REMOTE***w2 only, no corp to corp or third party candidates.  

We're looking for an experienced Application Security Engineer to join our client in a fully remote role. Role can be worked within the United States, with a preference for the SF Bay, Hopkinton, or Austin areas.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Application Security Engineer:
  • Conduct application security assessments
  • Review, analyze, and evaluate internally developed software to address security concerns
  • Analyze security review results and related findings
  • Document and advise product team of risk and mitigation
  • Manage external reports of security vulnerabilities
  • Improve security coding practices and automation
  • Integrate threat modeling into SDLC
  • Guide and mentor SW engineers on vulnerability remediation
  • Lead security design reviews
Requirements of the Application Security Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or technical equivalent
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in information security or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of demonstrated application security experience
  • Hands-on knowledge of information security technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of OWASP Top 10 and CWE 25
  • In-depth understanding of authentication protocols and frameworks (including OAuth and SSO/SAML)
  • Penetration testing, application risk assessment, and risk categorization experience
  • Experience driving and implementing secure development practices into SDLC
  • Demonstrated knowledge of network and web protocols
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix tools and architecture
  • Software development proficiency: Go, Ruby, Python, Java, JavaScript, C#
Job ID: 354061

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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