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Application Security Engineer Cloud Python

Job Title: Application Security Engineer Cloud Python
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/14743/A/KS/100120_1578650438
Contact Name: Information Security Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Application Security Engineer (Cloud AWS GCP Python Golang DevOps). Would you like to work on complex and interesting systems within a diverse, supportive environment whilst gaining valuable knowledge of banking applications?

You could be joining a growing FinTech that are developing a complete retail banking platform that is capable of being configured to suit the needs of any bank. The product has been engineered from the ground up as a Cloud Native, microservice API architecture platform.

As an Application Security Engineer you will help drive improvements to the product security through strategic planning and collaboration with both software development and infrastructure teams. You will produce production web scale grade application security design; review and produce data privacy and financial regulation functionality; carryout vulnerability assessments; security testing and provide subject matter expertise on all areas of security across the software development lifecycle.

You'll be working in a technology driven environment with regular tech talks and will have your voice heard on suggestions for improvements and the introduction of new technologies, working with a team of senior security technologists.


*Strong coding skills with Python, Golang and / or Java
*Experience of designing security controls within a DevOps environment
*Experience in web application penetration testing and security tooling (Burp proxy, Web/Network Scanners, Static code analysers, etc.)
*Good knowledge of Cloud technologies (AWS or Google Cloud Platform GCP preferred)
*Experience of performing security design reviews, threat modelling and risk assessments
*Collaborative with a genuine enthusiasm for security technologies
*Desirable: professional security qualifications (e.g. CISSP, Offensive Security, Sans Institute, etc.); contributions to the security tech community (e.g. blogging, meetups); awareness of the Data protection Act, ISO27001 and PCI-DSS

As an Application Security Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £100k) plus benefits including pension and private medical care as well as perks including onsite gym, a huge range of snacks and drinks as well as weekly food pop-up.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Application Security Engineer opportunity.