Job Posting: Senior Application Security Consultant

Veracode is a leader in the ever evolving Application Security Testing world.  We continue what is now over a decade of rapid growth and offer not only a number of powerful SaaS-based products to solve our client’s problems, but also additional services and platforms to help them better leverage our services and fully realize the added value we can bring to their business.

One such service is our Application Security Consulting, where our in-house consultants work directly with our client’s developers and their leadership to provide coaching on where they make security coding flaws and the best way to remediate those vulnerabilities. 

We are looking to add a Sr. Application Security Consultant (ASC) to our team to support our West coast clients.  Our ASC will be responsible for instructing developer’s on coding best practices and be exposed to coding practices from a wide-range of industries, gaining a wealth of experience from teams using the latest technologies.

Responsibilities:

As an Application Security Consultant for Veracode, you will act as a subject matter expert in this space and provide consultative services to Veracode customers.

  • Introduce customers and prospects to the use of Veracode services acting as Subject Matter Expert on Veracode solutions purchased.
  • Interact with a variety of customer personnel, including software developers up to security executives.
  • Primary tasks will include coaching/training developers and security teams on how to address/fix security issues detected within their product’s code by purchased Veracode solutions.
  • Share application security best practices with client developers and provide training when requested. Demystifying security vocabulary for client developers/teams where needed.
  • Review and render dispositions on Client’s Security Mitigation Proposals.  Make recommendations as to whether their proposals will conform and address relevant security issues or propose further changes needed in their plans.  
  • Work with the Veracode product strategy team to improve upon Veracode Solutions

Required Experience:

  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years of recent software development experience--either professionally or as an Open Source contributor, or an avid hobbyist.
  • Understanding of application-level security and secure coding practices.
  • Proficiency in Java and .Net programming languages is ideal.  Strong competency in one and exposure to the other will be considered along with any additional exp. using iOS, Android, C, C++, COBOL, PHP, JavaScript, Golang, Perl or Ruby.
  • Hands-on experience with common IDE’s: Eclipse and/or Visual Studio. 
  • Client requirement gathering, prioritization and scoping experience.
  • Strong technical writing skills.
  • Strong oral communication skills and good presentation/teaching skills. Resource must be a strong Collaborator.

Desired Experience:

  • Familiarity with as many of the following standards as possible: CWE, OWASP, and SANS-25
  • Experience with source code analysis and interactive application security testing products.
  • Understanding of common risk mitigation practices and technologies such as firewalls, ACLs and multi-factor access controls.
  • Jira, Jenkins, TFS, and AWS

Apply Now OR please email your resume and cover letter to [email protected].



 

More About Working at Veracode

Veracode, application security business, is a leader in helping organizations secure the software that powers their world. Veracode’s SaaS platform and integrated solutions help security teams and software developers find and fix security-related defects at all points in the software development lifecycle, before they can be exploited by hackers. Our complete set of offerings help customers reduce the risk of data breaches, increase the speed of secure software delivery, meet compliance requirements, and cost effectively secure their software assets- whether that’s software they make, buy or sell.

Veracode serves more than 1,400 customers across a wide range of industries, including nearly one-third of the Fortune 100, three of the top four U.S. commercial banks and more than 20 of Forbes’ 100 Most Valuable Brands. Learn more at www.veracode.com, on the Veracode blog, on Twitter and in the Veracode Community.

At Veracode you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, Veracode’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.

We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.

We are equal opportunity employers. As such, it is our corporate policy to fill positions with qualified candidates regardless of the candidate’s race, color, sex, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military status, veteran status or any other protected group status.

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