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Application Security Engineer (AppSec Engineer)

Application Security Engineer - Permanent - Remote (UK)

My client are currently looking for a Application Security Specialist (with both an information security and software development background) on a permanent basis.

Reporting into the CISO, this role will play a key role in the development of my client's security posture / journey. They are looking for someone at a who can hit the ground running and can lead things from an Application Security perspective; from leading security champions programme to integrating security criteria into the SDLC to ensure a SecDevOps workflow.

You will also be responsible for consulting / assisting development teams with; unit testing, risk assessments, threat modelling, security controls and to establish security integrations into the CICD pipeline.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing business, in which you will have the autonomy to shape and grow their Application Security function. This role is paying up to £80,000 + package, can offer a fully remote working environment and great culture.

Skill Requirements;

  • A strong application security (AppSec), information security and software engineering background.

  • Demonstrable programming ability (Java is desirable) with good understanding of underpinning techniques.

  • Object Oriented Design and Programming.

  • Experience of cloud technologies (Amazon Web Service, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure)

  • Solid understanding of Software Development Life Cycle

  • Solid understanding of Databases and query languages (SQL)

  • Experience of working with the OWASP ASVS framework

  • Experience in Agile delivery environments.

  • Outgoing and able to build relationships with key stakeholders.

If this role would be of interest to you or if you would like to discuss the role in more detail, then please apply to the advert or send your CV to william.sharp@lafosse.com and I will be in contact to give you more detail.

Keywords: Application Security, AppSec, Software Engineer, Software Development, Java, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Information Security.