Security Engineer/Developer - Consultant

Security Engineer/Developer - Consultant

New York, NY
9344494
05-22-2017
or
Intermedia Group has the following open position with our client:

TITLE: Information Security Engineer/Developer
LOCATION: Midtown Manhattan

TYPE: CONTRACT
DURATION: 6 months ++

ONLY LOCAL NY/NJ CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED 
NO H1s
 
SUMMARY:
  • 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.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • 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
 
Qualifications
  • 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
INTERMEDIA GROUP, INC.
131 Varick Street
Suite 936
New York, NY 10013
Voice: 212-248-0100

Email: sfleischner@intermediagroup.com
Corporate Web Site: www.intermediagroup.com
OPEN JOB LIST: http://intermediagroup.com/jobs
 

Recruiter Contact


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