Application Security Engineer

Department: Engineering
Experience: Middle Senior
Technologies: JavaScript Perl TypeScript
Special referral bonus: No
Hot position?: Hot
Work model: Remote
Engineering technical flow: System/Security Engineers
We are looking for an engineer for our Global engineering team, which is responsible for the technical functionality of our products, with a focus on application security.
    We promote the leader-leader model of leadership and an agile way of working so you will have an opportunity to impact projects. We’re unique in having a Developer Experience team who exists to make sure our developers get the tools and processes they need to get the job done.

      WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED

      • Be language agnostic and agile to pick up new languages and skills and deliver new solutions to unexpected problems.
      • Be willing to learn, follow the trends within the technology space, and be able to help future-proof solutions.
      • Be able to dedicate time for self-investment through training, certifications, and research.
      • Be open-minded and actively ask questions, listen, and adjust your points of view accordingly and respect other people’s opinions.
      • Be able to communicate effectively with different stakeholders.
      • Be able to stay focused on the tasks, prioritize them, and control your time effectively.
      • Be able to work closely with other teams and independently.

      WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

      • Implementing software application security controls.
      • Analyzing system services, spotting issues in code and discovering security exposures.
      • Developing mitigation plans and designing technical solutions to address security weaknesses.
      • Participating in and supporting application security reviews, including code reviews, third-party integration reviews, and dynamic testing.
      • Supporting product and development teams in the area of application security, providing hands-on remediation guidance and direction.
      • Assisting in the development of automated security testing to ensure that secure coding best practices are being used.
      • Building and deploying performant and secure code to production following the coding standards and set KPIs.

      TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

      • Relevant experience in e-commerce, SaaS, or similar.
      • Technical experience in JavaScript/TypeScript and Perl (knowledge of Java is a plus).
      • Technical expertise in secure software development.
      • Strong knowledge of secure design practices and common software vulnerabilities such as OWASP Top 10 and CWE Top 25.
      • Knowledge of common and emerging security threats.

      About AgileEngine

      Founded as a dev tool vendor with a 2-person team

      2010

      Opened a dev center in Ukraine

      2012

      Pivoted into outsourced product development

      2014

      Launched mobile and UI labs

      2015

      Got our first Inc. 5000 award

      2016

      Opened a dev center in Argentina

      2017

      Became a top-3 ranked custom software developer in DC, Ukraine, and Argentina

      2019

      Became the #1 software development company to hire in 2020

      2020

      Opened new dev centers in Mexico and Colombia, counting 500+ experts

      2021

      How we lead

      A company where experts grow, hone their skills, and do what they love, AgileEngine is guided by these principles:

      Stay agile and embrace changes

      Thrive in a results-driven culture with individual autonomy

      Innovate with fellow experts in a no-blame environment

      Learn from mistakes and move on

      Foster mutual trust and support

      Our geography

      UTC-5
      WASHINGTON DC USA
      UTC-5
      MIAMI USA
      UTC-6
      MEXICOMexico
      UTC-5
      ColombiaColombia
      UTC-3
      BrazilBrazil
      UTC-3
      ArgentinaArgentina
      UTC+2
      UkraineEurope
      UTC+1
      PolandEurope
      UTC+0
      PortugalPortugal
      UTC+5:30
      IndiaIndia

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