Financial services

Application Security Specialist (Financial Services)

Application Security Specialist (Financial Services)

This position is restricted to BBBEE candidates, due to BEE requirements.
Location: Pretoria

Job overview:

A reputable financial services firm based in Pretoria is seeking to appoint an Application Security Specialist.

The Application Security Specialist will be responsible for ensuring that the integration environment is secure and non-vulnerable.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Identify security risks and vulnerabilities, analyze their impact, and engage relevant stakeholders.
  • Provide advice regarding the design and implementation of software components in support of the establishment of an advanced security posture.
  • Participate in application security audits.
  • Participate in Information Technology (IT) security projects as an Application Security Expert (SME) ensuring compliance at every stage of the project development lifecycle.
  • Identify security risks and vulnerabilities, engage relevant stakeholders.

To be considered for this position, you must have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in information technology.
  • Certified Application Security Engineer (CESA)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • 5-8 years of experience in SDLC frameworks and solutions
  • 3 years exposure to global security governance best practice frameworks and design

Desired skills:

  • Application Security Specialist
  • Application Security
  • Integration environment
  • Design and implementation of software components
  • Security audit
  • Computer security projects
  • Application Security Expert
  • SME
  • Security risks and vulnerabilities
  • CESA
  • Certified Application Security Engineer
  • CEH
  • Certified ethical hacker
  • SDLC frameworks and solutions
  • Global security governance best practice frameworks and design

Desired work experience:

Desired level of qualification:

About the employer:

A reputable financial services company based in Pretoria

Employer and Benefits:

  • medical aid
  • Provident funds
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Group life insurance
  • Unemployment insurance fund

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