• Location: USA, New York
  • Salary: Up to US$160.00 per hour
  • Technology: AWS Jobs
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 5th Nov, 2019
  • Reference: HE11319JF_1572955209
Application Security Lead (AWS) - New York City - $160 / Hour

Location: New York City, 100% Onsite

Length of Contract: 12 Months + (Contract to hire)

Pay: $160/Hour or MORE based on experience

The Application Security Lead will lead, develop, test and recommend solutions on matters relating to Application Security.

This role focuses on automation, process, architecture review, and building/monitoring necessary tools to support a Secure SDLC

The role requires a strong grasp of application security principles and practices and a background working in an application development and coding environment within a large DevOps based enterprise.


* Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field
* 5+ years of experience designing, developing, and testing of software applications and/or infrastructure
* 3+ years of hands on security experience with AWS/Azure/GCP Cloud Architecture - Experience with writing secure and functional AWS IAM Roles, Policies, and Procedures.
* Strong experience with writing secure and functional AWS/Cloud IAM roles and policies.
* Strong Experience with building secure pipeline tools like; Jenkins, Jira, Sonatype Nexus, Veracode
* Strong Experience with secure code development using OWASP principles, static and dynamic code scanning and remediation
* Understanding of application threat modelling and Agile SDLC security practices
* Experience in developing secure code and application security standards
* Experience working with/patching open-source code/libraries
* Experience conducting application security testing and source-code reviews
* Certification in CEH, CISSP, CISM, CompTIA Security, CISSP, or GSEC (similar)

If interested in applying for this position, please e-mail your CV/Resume directly to h.echols@jeffersonfrank.com. ***Please include subject: "Candidate Submission: Application Security Lead" If you are someone who is interested in AWS-DevOps roles available in the future, I can be contacted at h.echols@jeffersonfrank.com. ***Please include subject: "Future Roles: AWS-DevOps"


Jefferson Frank is a leader in Niche IT Recruitment with a focus on AWS cloud technologies. We deal with AWS Partners & End Users throughout North America. We have open positions and relationships with some of the top partners and end users throughout the US and offer some excellent opportunities in the AWS space. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any AWS candidates considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of the utmost importance. For more information on available AWS jobs, as well as the AWS market, I can be contacted at h.echols@jeffersonfrank.com.

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