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Security Engineer

Vancouver, BC
7 days ago
Our client is looking to add a contract security engineer to their growing team.
  • 6-month contract Security Engineer role 
  • Very high-profile team to join
  • Full remote work capability for the duration of the contract
What & Why:
You will be responsible for performing application security reviews, performing or managing vendors to perform application penetration testing. Security tool development and the documentation of security guidance and standard will also fall under your purview. You should have good experience with building tools and processes to reliably identify security issues and logic flaws across large code bases as well as solid understanding of security challenges in services architectures or large distributed systems.  This is a very high profile program team to join. 
This client has a global presence and is one of the most recognizable Canadian brands. They are well known for their corporate culture and won major awards for their accomplishments in 2019. 2020 remained a very strong year for them which included a major strategic acquisition. 2021 has them investing majorly in bleeding edge technology as they looking to be a global leader in retail technology. They have an all-star leadership team who keeps you accountable and provides support while still affording you tremendous autonomy. They are located close to rapid transit in newly renovated offices in downtown Vancouver and have full remote on-boarding capability during Covid19. This role is full work remote. 
You will bring the following education, skills and experience to the role:
  • Experience building tools and processes to reliably identify security issues and logic flaws across large code bases
  • Understanding of security challenges in service architectures or large distributed systems
  • Expertise with web application security best practices
  • Working experience one or more programming languages: Java, Python, JavaScript, preferred
  • Experience communicating security concerns and issues to non-technical audiences
  • An understanding of AWS cloud services and concepts such as S3, EC2, Lambda, and VPC
  • Experience with common web application testing tools for IAST, DAST and SAST, and analysis tools
  • Exposure to E-commerce / Web Content Management System platforms (Like Salesforce Commerce cloud, ATG, AEM)
  • Exposure security analysis and best practice recommendation in micro service landscape.
Next Steps:
If the sound of this opportunity excites you, and you’re confident that it’s a good fit for your experience and career goals, then we’d love to hear from you! Please send your updated resume to us by applying to this posting and one of our awesome team of recruiters will be in touch.
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