Letterkenny or Gweedore Co Donegal

Not disclosed

Job Overview

We are looking for suitable candidates to join the Cybersecurity Application Security team to provide Application Security Engineering support. The Engineer is responsible for assisting with the analysis, design and build of the DevSecOps processes and tool sets. The DevSecOps Engineer is responsible providing input to the Security standards and workflows, software configuration management functions associated with product releases and ensuring the integrity & security of development standards.

Efforts will include:

• Embedding security into the day to day activities of our development and DevOps teams

• Support, maintenance and configuration for all Security tools

• Driving secure application development practices and a secure development mentality

• Developing and updating security patterns aligned with security requirements

• Identifying 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

• Implement processes that ensures all software builds are tracked and successfully completed or returned to development if security flaws occur.


Desired Experience

• An understanding of CI/CD Tools

• 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.)

• Understanding of both UNIX and Windows OS platforms

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

• Excellent interpersonal skills to interact with technical project leads, developers, and security team members

• An overall control-oriented focus to ensure processes and service are compliant and risk averse

• Demonstrated ability of establishing and maintaining metrics-based process improvement

• Demonstrated ability to develop strong alliances with those outside of your immediate organization.

• Strong customer service mindset with ability to appropriately balance risk with service delivery expectations.

• Clear, authoritative, professional communications (listening, oral and written communications) and presentation skills

• Experience negotiating effectively and tactfully

• Experience facilitating cross functional meetings

• Awareness of OWASP Top 10 and SANS Top 25 vulnerabilities

• Experience with implementing Application Security Tools is an advantage

Qualifications & Experience

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

• 3+ years professional experience


The role may involve some travel to the USA and occasional out of hours support