AboutWeb is in need of a contract Security Specialist with experience specifically related to XML gateways (Layer 7 or IBM DataPower) for a client in Columbia, MD . The Security Specialist interacts with team members and clients on security projects and production support efforts regarding scanning, vulnerability assessments, penetration tests, authenticated/unauthenticated application assessments, logical security reviews, line of business and vendor assessments.
The Specialist will provide both technical and non-technical support for a broad range of IT security programs and processes related to Information Security and entity assessments. The candidate will possess experience in planning, conducting and directing research and/or development work on complex vulnerability projects. Past experience should include origination and application of new and unique approaches to application and infrastructure security in relation to identified risk issues, coordinating/liaising with diverse departments, divisions, and organizations. The best fit candidate will have strong application focus with good understanding of network based-security.
CISSP Certification, CEH, OSCP, GPEN, and a Masters degree in related IT or Security Awareness field preferred Three (3+) years' experience in professional web application development of source code review (Java/J2EE) Knowledge of web architecture and protocols (HTTP(S), TCP/IP, ARP, SMTP, DNS, etc.) Understanding of how data flows through an application and connected components (SMTP, LDAP, Database Servers) and common software security issues and remediation techniques (OWASP top 10, SANS top 25, etc.) Must be able to use SOAP UI to test the web services Must have prior knowledge on security testing on JBoss middleware like SOA-P, JBoss AS, JBoss EWS, JBoss BRMS/Drools, ESB, HornetQ, BPM, jBPM, and SEAM Familiarity with 508 compliance Familiarity with RedHat Linux Ability to work in agile process framework including SCRUM and Sprints Understanding of WS-Security, including SSL/TSL, addressing, SAML, JAAS/LDAP Understanding of XML gateways and configuring policies for SOAP based and REST based services Please send all resumes with salary requirements to email@example.com for immediate consideration.
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