Senior Application Security Analyst

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Tech Talent Solutions

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matthew Forbes

  • Contact email:

    matthew.forbes@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/510997

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

About the Senior Application Security Analyst Role

Described as a "rare and exciting" opportunity by my client, this newly-created role will see you influence the design of core systems and applications, implement key development principles and manage a multitude of projects - from concept right the way through to post implementation.

In order to succeed, you'll need to be self-starter who can confidently work with stakeholders of all levels. The business will look to you for SME guidance and advice on all things security related - it's therefore crucial that you can engage with both technical and non-technical individuals.

In addition, you'll also work very closely with a passionate development team to identify and mitigate key risks and potential threats. From there, you'll have the autonomy to create and deliver key solutions which in turn will strengthen the business even further.


Essential Skills and Competencies:

* Excellent knowledge of securing applications and how to ensure they're resilient
* Experience of working with integration tools (Docker, Jenkins etc)
* Strong understanding of AWS and how this can be utilized to secure environments and tools
* Understanding Agile, SCRUM & Kaban methodologies would be advantageous

About the Company

This company are truly going from strength to strength and are considered one of Edinburgh's top tier organisations. They're renowned for investing heavily in their staff and have one of the strongest product offerings in their industry.

Their office is situated in the centre of Edinburgh with various modes or transport making it applicable to people out-with Edinburgh. Their office has all the mod-cons and amenities you could want and is arguably one of the nicest offices you could work at. This is a very multi-cultural company who are heavily investing in their team through organic growth making it an excellent time to join.

Salaries up to £55,000 subject to experience will be considered and will be complemented by some excellent staff benefits.

For more details of the Senior Application Security Analyst position, please send in your CV as the first step. A cover letter is not essential.

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