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Security Engineer - OWASP

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 18/10/2017
  • Job reference: J375605A

Security Engineer

Sheffield

3 months

Who are you?

  • You're a seasoned engineer with a focus on security, likely from a software, platform, networking or architectural background. You embrace the DevOps mentality, and for you, something isn't done until it's in version control and automated.
  • You're also well versed in the requirements of working in a highly regulated environment and have exposure to PCI DSS amongst other regulations.
  • You might have, or are interested in, certifications like CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, GCIH, GCIA, etc.
  • You've had exposure to Security Information and Event Management, apps like ObserveIT, and vulnerability scanners like Qualys.

As a Senior Security Engineer your responsibilities will include...

  • Assist in the architectural design and development of web and mobile applications, ensuring security standards are considered and observed
  • Experience with OWASP
  • Assist in the architectural design and where necessary implementation of our system platforms
  • Lead on all security elements of project acceptance into and out of service
  • Define scope of requirements for penetration testing of internal and external systems and applications, and assess the outcome of such testing, making recommendations for remediation
  • Responsible for scheduling and conducting vulnerability scanning, coordinating patch remediation, and re­testing to ensure vulnerability remediation
  • Drive the continued work to automate patching where possible
  • Champion the vulnerability remediation lifecycle
  • Subject matter experts on vulnerability impact and risk, providing guidance on root cause, and managing the full lifecycle of reported vulnerabilities through to closure
  • Create and maintain quality technical documentation
  • Communicate constructively with peers, seniors and stakeholders in all territories
  • Mentor other engineers (including peers) in your areas of specialism
  • Be able to articulate and influence solution decision ­making with technical and non­technical colleagues
  • Demonstrate a wider technical awareness and help design technical solutions
  • Proactively identify and address problems in component quality and tooling

If you're ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today

It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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