Job Details

  • Title: Security Risk Assessment Specialist
  • Code: RCI-29641-1
  • Location: Princeton New Jersey (NJ) 08543
  • Posted Date: 11/08/2019
  • Duration: 6 Months
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  Job Description

  • The Security Risk Assessment Specialist works closely with IT teams to integrate security throughout the software development lifecycle by assessing application security.
  • The Specialist is responsible for the evaluation of new projects and conducting routine security assessments that adhere to the company’s security guidelines.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert security architecture advice for programs and projects
  • Conduct assessments to identify security risks in applications, systems and networks before they are implemented
  • Work with development teams to provide appropriate and effective remediation guidance for vulnerabilities discovered during various assessments
  • Document residual risk
  • Prepare and communicate operational metrics and trend analysis for the Cybersecurity Leadership Team
  • Work with IT and business stakeholders to provide security guidance and promote a positive security mindset

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10 years of information technology industry experience and at least 5 years in cybersecurity
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working on security architecture and design
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Solid understanding of multi-tiered and cloud architecture
  • Solid understanding of application security and system design
  • Solid understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and Agile Technologies
  • Familiarity with common vulnerabilities and attack vectors
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Information security certifications (GIAC, ISC2, ISACA), CISSP, CISM, AWS certifications a plus