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Federal - Application Security Engineer

Washington, DC 20020


Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC


We are:





Accenture Federal Services, implementing the latest security
frameworks tailored to our federal clients. Cyber security challenges are
different for every business in every industry. With customized plans, we
prepare, protect, detect, respond and recover along all points of the security
life cycle. Whether were defending against known cyber attacks, detecting and
responding to the unknown, or running an entire security operations center, we
help build cyber resilience so our clients can grow with confidence in
security.





You are:







A Cyber security guru.
Your superpower? An expert on
guarding all of information systems undergoing authorization. Driven by
curiosity, you explore how new technologies can be applied to solve challenging
business problems. You thrive in a collaborative, creative, and productive team
environment. You have top-notch
communication skills and youre in your element managing projects and juggling
priorities in a fast-paced setting where results are everything





The work:





Application Security Engineer will perform vulnerability scans and security testing on
public-facing, Cloud-hosted web and mobile applications using Burpsuite Pro,
other dynamic code analysis tools, and manual testing.







+ Review the scan and test results to provide analysis,
validation and remediation steps.


+ Classify and prioritize the risk of new vulnerabilities and
flaws according to the specifics of the environment's risk level, and assess
the impacts of internal and external threats.


+ Deploy, configure and run tools to aide in assessing the
security of the applications in dev, test and production environments.


+ Lead efforts to establish and improve secure SDLC activities
and identify tools to integrate in the SDLC to aid in evaluating the security
of the applications.


+ Assist security engineering team in configuring and
deploying web application firewalls to protect applications and mitigate
security flaws.










Here's what you need:

+ 2+ years experience deploying, configuring,
and/ or running application security tools (i.e. Burp Suite Pro, HP Fortify,
AppSCAN (IBM), WebInspect (HP) ) to identify security flaws in web and mobile
applications



+ Experience with full vulnerability management
process (i.e Discover, Assess, Report, Remediate, Verify)




Bonus points if you have:

+ Experience
with vulnerability assessment in AWS cloud infrastructures



+ Experience
with Linux Operating System


+ Experience
with Ansible

+ Experience
with SonarQube


+ Prior experience working in fraud operations





Important Eligibility Requirements:




+ United States Citizenship required (no dual citizenship)







An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for
this role.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated
Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.


Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not
now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization
in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN
visa or any other non-immigrant status).


Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of
Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed,
color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran
status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information,
marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal,
state, or local law.


Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of
conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.


Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our
service men and women.


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Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-15

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