Application Security Specialist

Hungary IT Security
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OPSWAT is a global cyber security company providing solutions for enterprises since 2002 to identify, detect, and remediate advanced security threats from data and devices coming into and out their networks. Trusted by over 1,000 organizations worldwide and with over 30 anti-malware engines, 100+ data sanitization engines and more than 25 technology integration partners, OPSWAT is a pioneer and leader in data sanitization, vulnerability detection, multi-scanning, device compliance, and cloud access control. 

OPSWAT. Trust no file. Trust no device.

The position

We are looking for an Application Security Specialist  to join our growing software developer team. We do agile development as a team. As a member of our team in VESZPRÉM, you will be involved in every stage of the software development lifecycle, focusing especially on the application security-related tasks.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Based on your experience, industry trends, technical skills, and knowledge you will produce Security architecture & Proof of concepts
  • Work closely with the product teams to understand our products in depth to document the product details including the security architecture, attack surface, trust boundaries and data flows
  • Develop, and test security features within applications to prevent security vulnerabilities against threats such as unauthorized access and modification
  • Participate in and support application security reviews and threat modeling
  • Lead the documentation of product cybersecurity requirements, verification and validation protocols.
  • Own and perform security vulnerability management
  • Assist in development of automated security testing to validate that secure coding best practices are being used
  • Assist in conducting security verification and validation efforts
  • Reinforce security awareness among developers
  • Remaining up to date with the latest security systems, standards, authentication protocols, and products

What We Need From You

  • Knowledge of application software security concepts, protocols
  • Understanding of OWASP Top 10 and CWE Top 25 vulnerabilities
  • Experience in static/dynamic analysis
  • Understanding of developer tools and environments e.g.: Bitbucket, TeamCity
  • Experience with project management tools
  • Understanding of an organization's technology and IT systems
  • Awareness of security standards and frameworks Fluent English language knowledge
  • It's nice to have experince with SonarQube, Black Duck, Acunetix, Wireshark
  • It's good to have knowledge of CERT Coding Standards
  • CISSP certification or other relevant security certifications, or corresponding work experience would be an asset
  • Experience in IT operation and project management will be preferred

Why You’ll Love Working Here

  • Over marketable Compensation & Benefits package
  • Home Office Set Up allowance
  • Stable, growing international company background with an exceptional customer group
  • Opportunity to improve your professional skills
  • The newest technology environment
  • Opportunity for active recreation - kettlebell and yoga classes, office massage, language courses
  • Attractive working environment – nice office full of accessories (fruits every day, coffee, breakfast, tea etc.)
  • Regular team events and Happy Hour activities

OPSWAT is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to providing an environment where equal employment opportunities are extended to all employees and applicants, free of discrimination and harassment of any type. All employment decisions are based on individual qualifications, job requirements, and business needs without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local laws.