Security Engineer/Developer - Consultant

Security Engineer/Developer - Consultant

New York, NY
Intermedia Group has the following open position with our client:

TITLE: Information Security Engineer/Developer
LOCATION: Midtown Manhattan

DURATION: 6 months ++

NO H1s
  • Join our client’s Infrastructure & Operations team, reporting to the Director of Architecture & Security and will work across a variety of security functions supporting the internet-facing aspects of our online businesses.
  • The ideal candidate will be either a talented security engineer who has learned back-end web development frameworks and tools or a seasoned back-end developer who has strong skills and experience in security.
  • Will be charged with maintaining and improving our security profile for thousands of sites and services involved in delivering engaging and robust user experiences.
  • Work alongside a talented team of colleagues and quintessentially creative individuals who are building next-generation mobile, web and back-end applications and services
  • Development and implementation of web and mobile applications using PHP, Java and MVC frameworks in a Linux-based environment
  • Writing clean, fast PHP to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way. Experienced with ZendPHP and Laravel
  • Bring security considerations and requirements to product design and implementation for award-winning digital comics subscription products used by millions of fans
  • Assess the fit for new and emerging technologies and design patterns from a security perspective that maintains a high degree of awesome
  • Work with traditional software development lifecycle methodologies as well as newer agile-based approaches to design, code, peer review and troubleshoot services delivering millions of digital assets
  • Participate/lead regular security reviews for deployments, pen-testing of the environment and vulnerability remediation
  • 3+ years hands-on experience with server-side web and MVC development
  • 3+ years hands-on experience with SOAP, REST and XML-RPC web services
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in a security role
  • Solid understanding of networking, storage and sysadmin best practices
  • Demonstrated experience securing high-traffic properties (cloud and on-prem)
  • Critical thinking skills with a high attention to detail when assessing severity and impact of security issues
  • Expert at web application firewalls and web server security configurations
  • Knowledge of Web Inspect, Fortify and/or other security testing tools
Preferred Qualifications
  • Familiarity with open source and commercial security testing and QA tools
  • Deep understanding of security protocols, exploits and mitigating technologies
  • Track record of delivering hardened, fault-tolerant, high-availability designs
  • Experience with ansible, chef or puppet
  • Lazy enough to automate tasks, smart enough to document them well (L7 diagrams)
  • Deep understanding of OWASP best practices and static code analysis
  • Knowledge of Federation technologies including SAML, OAUTH, OpenID connect
  • Bachelor’s degree required

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
• Full MS WORD Resume
• Current and required compensation
• Contact information
• Availability
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss in full

Steve Fleischner
Managing Director
131 Varick Street
Suite 936
New York, NY 10013
Voice: 212-248-0100

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Recruiter Contact

Steve Fleischner | Managing Partner
Intermedia Group Inc. | New York, NY
Main: (212) 248-0100
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