Application Security Engineer


Industry: Software / SAAS / PAAS | Round Rock, TX, USA

2 year's ago

Primary Skills Required
Experience as a security engineer with Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud

Resource Type
Direct Hire

110,000.00 to 15,000.00 Salary - Total Comp


Job Description

Our client is seeking an Application Security Engineer. The Application Security Engineer will interact with stakeholders across Engineering, QA, DevOps, IT, Operations, and Product Management. 


  • Design and implement public cloud Security architectures in AWS, Azure, and on-premise data centers.
  • Design and i mplement security controls that support NIST, SOC2, and SOX frameworks.
  • Deliver strategic and tactical Security guidance for IT and Engineering initiatives.
  • Incorporate Security products and processes into existing and new systems.
  • Bake Security controls into Engineering and DevOps pipelines (e.g., build automation and configuration management ).
  • Design, implement, and administer network-based and host-based Security tools.
  • Design, implement and integrate disparate Security solutions into an Analyst-friendly platform.
  • Review and critique Security designs and implementations as part of design reviews.
  • Identify problem areas, bring multiple solutions to the table, and educate stakeholders on the possibilities.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Security, Information Systems, or related field.
  • Linux or Windows System Administration experience.
  • Automation and scripting via PowerShell, Python, Perl, or Bash.
  • Configuration management (Ansible, Chef, and/or Puppet).
  • Implemented Security solutions in public clouds ( AWS, Azure, or Google ) 


  • CCSK (Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge)
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
  • CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional)