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Application Security Specialist

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Candice Powell
about 24 hours ago
Our client, a well-regarded and iconic Australian organisation, is seeking an Application Security Specialist to join their team and assist with a key project.

Based in Melbourne's CBD you will be responsible for providing expertise to inform and validate the secure design and development of web and mobile-based solutions. As part of a team, you will work across the entire development lifecycle including informing secure solution design, validating security, driving adoption and use of secure SDLC tooling and engaging with stakeholders.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Ensure that application security is an embedded and critical part of the entire development life cycle.
  • Perform design assessments, including threat modelling.
  • Perform secure code review and penetration testing.
  • Automate security testing processes.
  • Perform assessments of SDLC processes.
  • Develop testing scripts and procedures.
  • Document and present findings to key stakeholders.
Key skills required:
  • Strong experience with web and mobile application security, including penetration testing and secure code reviews.
  • Experience with application design.
  • Experience with application security tooling SCA, SAST, IAST and DAST.
  • Experience with continuous integration and relevant tools such as Bamboo, Jenkins or similar.
  • Understanding of AWS and knowledge of their services.
  • Working experience with agile practices and methodologies.

This is a 6 month contract opportunity with potential to extension. Salary is competitive and reflective of experience.

For more information, please contact Candice Powell on 03 9236 7738 or email