Application Security Engineer in Johnston, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Johnston, IA
  • Duration:
    64 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Application Security Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility in Johnston, IA. This is a contingent position expected to last 1+ years.  

Duties Include:

  • Provide the technical guidance and partner with JDF architecture, data, application and infrastructure areas to interpret security standards and derive appropriate solutions to manage risk and maintain compliance within the JDF application development areas.
  • Drive JDF SecDevOps and Secure Programming practices and processes including application requirements and design reviews for improving security and assist with the interpretation, prioritization and resolution of vulnerabilities identified through code scanning methodologies.
  • Identify and support the remediation of security vulnerabilities in applications, databases, middleware, operating systems, and networks.
  • Leverage a variety of methods to identify vulnerabilities, including but not limited to scanning tools, automation tools, and data analysis.
  • Partner with delivery teams across JDF IT to ensure appropriate security configurations for application development, connectivity and data exchange, middleware, etc., including participation in the development of hardening standards for cloud adoption and the application of secure coding standards to ensure confidentiality of client information and compliance with applicable standards and regulatory controls.
  • Ensure continuous improvement in the vulnerability management process by preventing vulnerabilities from being deployed to production; examples include reviewing tools and processes such as secure configuration and patch management; providing input into standards and policies; and performing retrospectives.
  • Keep current with industry trends and enterprise initiatives, to ensure that our Information Security program capabilities evolve with emerging threats, new technology capabilities, and business needs.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 4+ years of experience in Information Security focusing on security solution design, engineering, implementation and assurance.
  • 2+ years of experience working with Information Security and IT general controls, including experience defining and documenting controls using COBIT 4.1 or 5.0, the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, the ISO 27k framework, the SANS 20 critical controls or similar experience.
  • 2+ years application security experience with corresponding SecDevOps technologies (e.g. Jenkins, GitHub).
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS security and application deployment best practices. • Understanding of code scanning and application vulnerability discover technologies and methodologies (e.g. DAST, SAST, penetration testing)
  • Strong knowledge of the OWASP Top 10 and other common software security knowledge indexes.
  • Understanding of the regulatory environment and experience with regulators. • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Comfortable delivering tasks and assignments in an evolving and a maturing environment.

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Experience in Financial Services and or Banking industries.
  • Deep understanding of Information Security technologies including firewalls, IDS/IPS, Password Vaults, CASBs, SIEM, IT GRC, DLP, etc.
  • Experience with the FFIEC Cyber Security Assessment Tool.
  • Applicable certifications (e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC).

***This position is located in Johnston, IA.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense.***

Must be available to work W2 for Volt, No C2C or 3rd party vendors.

Submit your resume today!

Contact Lorie at for immediate consideration.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer