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Robert Half International Development Engineer in Los Altos, California


Robert Half Technology is seeking an Application Security Engineer for an exciting long term opportunity with an ever-growing company in the St. Louis area. As an Application Security Engineer, you'll be a core member of the organization's Global Information Security Application and Security Assurance Team, performing offensive security and vulnerability assessments for products, infrastructure, and business applications. This role is dynamic and will be challenged with various technologies and assessment methodologies, and in some cases are bleeding edge and require research and development. The team is global and requires experience working with software and infrastructure engineering functions. The function operates in a self-managed, fast-paced, Agile environment. If you enjoy finding and remediating security flaws, or think you are a great hacker, red teamer, or offensive security tester of software applications, this role is for you!

Responsibilities include: Proven expertise & track record in Web and Mobile application Penetration testing (Web, Mobile, API/Webservices) - DAST and SAST Should have experience with tools Burp suite detail oriented, Metasploit, Tenable, SQL Map and Nmap In-depth knowledge of OWASP Web and Mobile Top 10 vulnerabilities and identifying them. Good knowledge of TCP/IP and other application and network level protocols. Conduct and lead vulnerability assessment and penetration testing and configuration review for web applications, mobile applications and thick clients. Able to teach CVSS, CVE, and additional vulnerability ratings and methodologies Ability to “red team” or perform offensive tests against scaled Internet and Private Cloud infrastructure Be able to author and issue reports on assigned Application and system scan. Support Jr. resources in their authoring of reports and issues. Support and recreate proofs of concept from security reports. Support and be a member of the PSIRT organization. Good exposure to Cloud Applications like AWS, Azure and other SAAS Applications Experience in Automating Security tasks using Python or Java Frameworks. Understanding of containerization and containerized applications, their security weaknesses and how to secure them. Ability to develop hardening guidelines for new technologies and applications being adopted by organization. Be able to maintain and contribute to the threat models of the solution(s) and features Be able to develop abuse cases aligned with the threat model to support engineering in secure development and testing. Lead sessions to teach secure development and testing methods to engineering resources. Be able to support the development of tooling for CI/CD/CS processes enabling other teams to test their own systems and work output.


Job Requirements:

Should be able to think ""Out of the box"". Possess ability to think and implement new attack approaches/vectors. Should possess relevant university degree and/or detail oriented qualifications/certification (e.g. OSCP, LPT, GPEN) Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Self-motivated, curious, knowledgeable pertaining to news and current events. Experience 7+ Yrs in Security Ability to pass exploitation/security skills challenge

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Salary: $66.50 - $77.00 / Hourly

Location: Los Altos, CA

Date Posted: January 25, 2021

Employment Type: Temp to Hire

Job Reference: 02430-0011680417

Staffing Area: Technology u0026 IT