27 days old

Application Security Program Lead

Charlotte, NC 28277
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    $40 To $65

This resource will lead and operate secure software development program, enabling the Dev/DevOps to monitor and detect defects and integrated application security into CI/CD.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Evaluate, deploy and integrate static application security scanning/testing into development lifecycle / processes / IDE - striving to make it seamless and integrated
  • Lead and work with other security functions to develop and deploy Developer training program
  • Identify, pilot and implement appropriate testing mechanisms and protection such as dynamic scanning, penetration testing, runtime application self protection (RASP) processes/technologies to provide adequate protection for the business.
  • Extend application security program to mobile applications (android, IOS, etc.) and for cloud based apps.
  • Develop and execute secure software development strategy for the enterprise, including policies, standards and governance
  • Lead and work with other security functions to develop communications for application threats and external and internal security events.
  • Create and supports metrics that report application risk posture and progress over time.
  • Develop and maintain relationships across security organization, development and technology teams, business in general, as well as maintain external relationships.
  • Work with development leaders and teams to obtain buy in, influence program adoption and integrate with design, development and engineering work across multiple groups
  • Develops and mentors staff and managers to achieve career goals and maintain leadership succession planning
  • Partner with other security office team members and BISOs to ensure program adoption gaps, coverage and software vulnerabilities are tracked, remediated and retested.
  • Work with other security functions to develop tools/checklists necessary to enable application teams to architect and build securely (e.g. authentication, integrity, architecture) beyond security scanning/testing.
  • Collaborate with develop and operations team to deploy appropriate technologies (e.g. WAF), RASP to further the protection strategy
  • Work with Director of TVM team and peers to embed yourself/team within various development teams - acting as a application security coach providing guidance on design, architecture, remediation, etc.

Minimum Requirements as stated below:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or relevant field or equivalent demonstrable experience
  • 7+ years of relevant experience as described above
  • Deep understanding and experience in application security strategy and enabling organizations to build security
  • Strong experience building security communities across the enterprise through evangelism and training programs
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with automation and efficiency to improve programs/processes
  • Good collaboration, relationship and interpersonal skills
  • Certified CISA, CISM or CISSP and/or ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Certification at a minimum preferred.


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