Senior Principal Information Security Software Engineer
Melbourne, Florida

Job ID: 11206
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Direct Hire
Job Industry: Information Technology / Telecommunications

Onsite: On location at the Client’s site 100% of the time. No telecommuting or remote work.

Additional Information: Full-time benefits and relocation assistance are available, interview travel will be reimbursed.

Description: Our Client, an international communications and information technology company, is hiring a Senior Principal Information Security Software Engineer in Melbourne, FL.


• Utilize code scanning tools to identify risks in applications prior to deployment. Work on development teams to address risk and mitigation;
• Develop Security architecture for Web Applications, including Web design and selection of Web Application Firewalls (WAF). Create rules, exceptions and mitigate known risks;
• Review deployed architecture logs and reports to identify potential exploits. Work with applications teams to repair exploited code;
• Work on Merger and Acquisition teams to identity all Internet facing web applications and integration / migration plans for acquired assets;
• Lead external third party security testing / penetration testing;
• Work with Incident Response Team (IRT) to analyze code (executables, JavaScript, PDF, etc.) to determine purpose and impact to computing resources;
• Work with Product Line engineering resources to ensure all of customers delivered products are secure;
• Work with DBAs to identify data fields for encryption and architecture for deployment;
• Build out training program for developers and serve as application Security “evangelist” for the corporation, implementing security practices in our product line SDLC.


• Experience programming and debugging web applications in either Java, ASP, or C# (9+ years);
• Experience in Information Security (3+ years);
• Experience with HTTP protocol;
• Experience analyzing intelligence information and technical data to identify exploitation opportunities to develop real-time solutions to mitigate immediate issues and interpret results to guide long term security architecture;
• Experience engineering maturity models;
• Experience architecting defensive countermeasures and mitigation strategies;
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field;
• Ability to obtain a US DOD Security clearance;
• Experience reversing engineer malware and questionable executables (preferred);
• Experience with Oracle and/or SQL (preferred);
• Experience with CISSP or GIAC (preferred);
• Experience with FISMA, NISPOM, NIST, PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27000 and SOX (preferred);
• Master's of Science degree (preferred).

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