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Principal IT Security Specialist

Our client is a leading higher education institute.

Job No: 1960      |       Advertised on: 2019-06-08      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): West (eg: Queenstown, Jurong, Clementi, Tuas)

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  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for a Principal IT Security Specialist¬†to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Perform security design and architecture review of existing and new applications (COTS, bespoke, in-house) on a variety of systems (web, cloud, mobile, thick client) across various platforms (.NET, Java, SAP, PeopleSoft).
  • Perform technical security assessment on applications.
  • Identify risks in application code, processes and architecture and communicate these risks effectively to business stakeholders and developer teams.
  • Develop new application security policies and guidelines while improving on existing ones.
  • Educate and provide training where necessary to developer teams in aspects of secure application design and coding practices.

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent qualification.
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Background in collaborative software engineering and development practices.
  • Experience with application security tools and products such as Micro Focus Fortify, IBM AppScan, etc.
  • Experience with application security standards such as OWASP Top 10.
  • Experience with software development in at least one of the following languages: .NET, Java, Perl, PHP.
  • Experience in secure coding practices.
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS and Azure.
  • Good understanding of SDLC models such as Agile, Waterfall, DevOps, DevSecOps.
  • Good understanding of secure SDLC principles and frameworks.
  • Certifications such as CSSLP or equivalent.

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$6,000.00 - S$8,000.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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