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  • LocationRemote
  • SalaryCompetitive rates
  • Job TypeContract
  • ReferencePAV001
  • Date posted2-May-24

Role : Secure Development Lifecycle Specialist


Our client is one of the largest Financial Institutions and Financial Services organizations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories.


Using technology to transform the world’s leading financial institution, this is a job for the boldest problem solvers in the tech industry.


Employment Type: B2B


Key Responsibilities:


✨ Contribute to the ongoing development and adoption of Automated Dynamic Application Security Testing (DAST) security scanning service.

✨ Drive continual improvement in DAST security scanning product efficacy, coverage, and quality.

✨ Support DAST security scanning product vision, strategy, and metrics.

✨ Assist in the creation of authentication scripts, using JavaScript and tool native scripting, to facilitate authenticated DAST web applications and APIs scanning.


Ideal Candidate Profile:


🛡️ Strong understanding of general security concepts and principles, with a focus on application-specific security.

🛡️ In-depth knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) with a keen eye on security.

🛡️ Excellent grasp of platform-specific security risks, common vulnerabilities for web applications and microservices architecture, and their mitigations.

🛡️ Proven troubleshooting ability, coupled with development and scripting experience in JavaScript.

🛡️ Familiarity with common technologies, protocols, and architectures used by web applications and APIs.

🛡️ Knowledge of the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is a plus.

🛡️ Understanding of emerging technologies and corresponding security threats is highly desirable.




🎓 Typically educated to degree level or equivalent, ideally within IT security.

💼 3+ years of development experience in JavaScript.

💼 2+ years of experience in Dynamic Application Security Testing and related security scanning tools such as Invicti (Netsparker), Contrast, AppScan, etc.

💼 2+ years of experience in consultancy and support to application teams including security scanning tool onboarding, vulnerability review and triage, false positive and rating challenges, scanning eligibility, and exceptions, etc.


🏆 Professional Qualification: CEH, CISSP, GIAC, or Cloud Security Certifications will be an added advantage.


The way we work:


  • Stable, long-term projects
  • Full-time employment B2B
  • Flexible working hours & home office
  • Tech communities and cultural communities
  • Mentoring programs




  • Private medical care and life insurance
  • Access to Multisport card


Other benefits:


  • Highly skilled tech team who is always ready to help, collaborate and share knowledge
  • Clear career engineering path and the possibility to rotate between projects and teams (for a longer time)


If you meet these requirements and are excited about the opportunity to contribute to our innovative projects, apply now! We look forward to reviewing your application.


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