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We are looking for a seasoned IT Security Professional to join our Global Managed Services team to drive security best practices.
Working with our customers and internal teams to develop strategies, patterns and policies that enhance the integrity of the platforms and services we offer. Along with our VP of Technology, the role requires an entrepreneurial spirit to envisage process and technology into consumable offerings that enhance our services portfolio - principally concerned with maintaining long-running relationships that ensures the technology our customers entrust us with protect their reputation.
YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO: Your primary role will be to enhance and evolve the services portfolio to include security governance and optimisation offerings to our customers. You will advocate security best practices, guiding engineering teams to develop, adopt and enforce security policies appropriate to our customer’s industry and platform (software and infrastructure architecture). You will provide expertise in conducting security assessments of projects, assets and infrastructure that supplement the design, architecture of a platform for our customers. You will be actively involved in the evolution of governance platform and tooling, providing input into the roadmap and contributing to the development of our platform. You will evaluate and recommend new and emerging security products and technologies that compliment and integrate with a modern, holistic security practice.
WHO YOU ARE: You will have a strong security background, and at least five year’s experience in an information security role including a working understanding of recognised frameworks (such as ISO 270001). You have experience in performing security vulnerability assessments, penetration tests, as well as applying preemptive measures related to the Software Delivery LifeCycle (Sonar, BlackDuck, Registry Scanning etc) * You will have good working knowledge of industry regulations like PCI and SOX, and be considering working towards accreditation (such as CISSP). You will have experience in the creation, maintenance, and implementation of Information Security designs, standards and procedures. You will have a strong UNIX/Linux engineering background, an advocate of DevOps principles and have mastered one or more Cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP etc). You will be comfortable working with modern software delivery processes, and adopt an automate-first philosophy when it comes to applying controls and procedures. (Jenkins, CircleCI, Kubernetes, Istio, Bash, Python Rub, Golang etc) You have a post secondary degree or equivalent experience in a technical field (i.e. +10 years experience working in Information Technology). You have demonstrable customer facing experience, the ability to build strong working relationships with customers, drive change and see deadlines to completion. You have excellent presentation and writing skills – A good planner and communicator in both spoken and written English.
Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies! Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Appnovation is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process.