virginiabeach | Lead Security Engineer (DAST, AWS) in Hayes, VA

Lead Security Engineer (DAST, AWS)

  • STEM IT
  • $110,450.00 - 163,060.00 / Year *
  • 3301 Low Ground Rd
  • Hayes, VA 23072
  • Full-Time
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A budding data analytics firm that specializes in the healthcare arena, is seeking a seasoned Security engineer for their Mclean office. This person will work in tangent with the infrastructure team, application team, and cloud engineer group with the shared goal of evaluating and enhancing security features within the SaaS platform. The ideal candidate will be coming from a commercial company(non-government) ideally as the go-to security person having extensive experience with developing security controls within a cloud infrastructure, modern vulnerability testing tools and code analysis tools, designing solutions to support certification needs, and the AWS shared security model. This is an excellent position for anyone wanting to be the Security SME for an established startup that has brought on some top software and infrastructure talent from the likes of Amazon, Palantir, Carvana, Verisign, Disney, and various other well known entities. Required Skills Experience 4+ years experience with either application security, network security, andor cloud security but ideally all two of the aforementioned fields. BSMS in CS or related field Hands on experience with web application pen-testing Knowledgeable with the AWS shared security model and experience with securing AWS environment within the network, application and service layers Experience working with OWASP and DAST tools (XSS, SQL Injection, Command Injection, etc.) Experience that is a plus Experienced with cloud security, application security and network security although 2 of those 3 fields would be good to see Background working in a startup or small to mid-size commercial company, ideally in the healthcare sector Knowledgeable with the AWS shared security model and experience with securing AWS environment within the network, application and service layers Experience working in the healthcare field specifically handling protected health info (PHI) Related certifications AWS security certs, security +, CISSP, CEH, CIPP, SANS, etc. Compensation Package 140-170K+ base (DOE) 401K with 4 match 4-5 weeks PTO and casual work environment Monthly happy hours and company events Yearly bonuses Flexible work schedule
Associated topics: attack, cybersecurity, iam, information security, information technology security, leak, phish, security, security engineer, vulnerability


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.