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Principal Security Engineer

Job Title: Principal Security Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, London
Salary: £550 - £700 per day + Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: PrinSec2016
Contact Name: Harry Glover
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Principal Security Engineer

Montash are working with a leading eCommerce company seeking to bolster their security capability.

The role is for a Principal Security Engineer specialised around product development. As such we are seeking an individual with a strong software and application security background with experience working on full stack, end to end product development within an online business.

A good understanding of secure coding principles is key, detailed knowledge of software vulnerabilities and how to bake security into the software & product development lifecycles is key.

This role is business facing while remaining very technical, the successful candidate will be able to consult on secure architecture & work with engineering teams throughout all phases of product development to enhance the security throughout the development journey.

This is a great long term contract opportunity to shape and mature a business critical application security function and develop leadership experience by building a small team of dedicated software security engineers.

Key skills include:

  • Knowledge of OWASP Top 10 vulnerabilities
  • Source code review
  • Web Development/Software Engineering skills

Beneficial Experience:

  • CREST Registered/Certified Penetration Tester - Applications or similar web app penetration testing qualification

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