Job Description :
Application Security Specialist(F2F required)
Brooklyn, NY
Duration: 24 Months

Job Description:
The purpose of this bid is to obtain the services of an application security expert who is responsible for reviewing the DOE’s most critical applications as they are developed. To lessen the likelihood of a data breach being caused by vulnerable applications the DOE must review and prevent vulnerabilities in newly developed application and legacy applications.
Daily Tasks include but not limited to the following:
1. Perform detailed source code reviews of both new and existing applications
2. Perform black box application security assessments
3. Perform application security architecture and risk assessments
4. Perform secure development lifecycle (SDL) process assessments
5. Develop application security standards and policy documentation
6. Develop and lead application security training
7. Educate developers on proper secure coding practices
Candidates should have at least 84 months experience and a majority of the following should apply:
Each candidate should fill out the months of experience they have for each item in the table:
1. 84+ months of detection, exploit, and prevention of software vulnerabilities (i.e., SQL Injection, XSS, buffer overflows) as well as emerging platform vulnerabilities (e.g., Flash, AJAX) #OF MONTHS 10
2. 84+ months of reviewing source code and assisting developers in closing vulnerabilities #OF MONTHS 10
3. 84+ months of performing active black-box penetration testing against web applications above and beyond the use of commercial products or pre-existing scripts #OF MONTHS 10
4. 84+ months of enterprise application development experience in both .NET and Java/J2EEE #OF MONTHS 10
5. 84+ Experienced at communicating with developers as well as technical and non-technical management #OF MONTHS 10
6. 84+ months of experience of secure software development life-cycle #OF MONTHS 10
7. 84+ months of work experience focused purely on application system and code-level security #OF MONTHS 10
8. 84+ This position requires a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred) from an accredited college or university #OF MONTHS 5
9. Experience in the public sector and/or education #OF MONTHS 5
In-Person Interview Only