Letterkenny or Gweedore Co Donegal

Not disclosed


We are looking for suitable candidates to join the Cybersecurity Application Security team to provide Static Application Security Testing(SAST), Remediation and support services. This is a position requiring a background in application development.

Efforts will include:

• Acting as an internal consultant embedding security into the day to day activities of our development and DevOps teams

• Driving secure application development practices and a secure development mentality

• Application vulnerability assessments (SAST) focused on web and mobile applications

• Identifying, communicating, and providing targeted remediation of vulnerabilities

• Developing and updating security patterns aligned with security requirements

• Identifying application security requirements for projects

• Coordinating and collaborating with multiple teams to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Prudential assets that meets business needs

• Performing other security-related projects that may be assigned according to skills

The applicant will bring a development background to help support secure app development. Training & mentoring will be provided.


Desired Technical Skills / Experience

• Experience in major object-oriented programming languages, web front-end languages, frameworks, and libraries (Java, .Net (VB, C#), C++, JavaScript, JSON, Node.js, Angular, Spring, Log4x, etc.)

• Experience with modern application packaging, deployment, containerizing, bug tracking tools and other supporting tools (Jenkins, Maven, Docker, Kubernetes, Jira, etc.)

• Experience with modern source code management and software repository systems (Git/GitHub, Bitbucket, Subversion, Team Foundation Server, etc.)

• Experience with developing applications specifically for AWS or Azure Cloud hosting environments

• Experience of mobile development, iOS & Android

• Knowledge of Web Services

• Awareness of OWASP Top 10 and SANS Top 25 vulnerabilities

• Awareness of secure coding practices

• Experience implementing vulnerability remediation

• Experience with Static or Dynamic Application Security Tools (SAST/DAST) is an advantage

Professional skills

• The ability to work independently as well as perform as part of a team

• Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills.

• A motivated, enthusiastic and flexible approach to work in an everchanging environment.

• Can demonstrate strong performance ethos and deliver outstanding customer service

• Ability to interface with both technical and non-technical application owners to discuss their vulnerabilities.

• Provide guidance to all parties for remediation of identified application vulnerabilities.

• Must be a key player within the team enhancing the skillset of all team members

Qualifications & Experience

• Should be educated to degree level in Computer Science, Information Security or equivalent.

• Industry-accepted certifications (Development or Security Focused), or a willingness to acquire

• 5+ years professional development experience

• Experience of Application Security

The role may involve some travel to the USA