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Information Security Consultant

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3-6 Years


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Job Description

Job Description

• Strong knowledge of the OWASP, SANS top 25, WASC security Standards and detailed knowledge of common web application attack vectors such as SQL injection, CSRF, XSS, Session Management issues, Direct Object reference, Click jacking, buffer overflows, etc. 

• Experience in manual application penetration testing of thick client applications, mobile applications, web services, API’s etc. 

• Thorough understanding of common web technologies like .NET, PHP, Java, XML, SAML, SOA, SOAP, web services etc and protocols including HTTP(S), DNS, FTP, SSH etc. 

• Had performed manual mobile application penetration testing on platforms like Android, IOS etc. 

• Should have knowledge on Risk Rating Standards like DREAD, CVSS etc. 

• Good understanding of web application architecture and Secure development life cycle(SDLC).

• Experience in threat modelling and risk analysis. 

• Experience in automated web application vulnerability scanners (e.g., AppScan, Web inspect, Accunetix, Burpsuite Pro, etc) is desirable.

• Should be ready to travel within and outside the country.

• Preparing audit reports and findings tracker sheets for each application in the provided template.

• Communicate with customer teams to explain and demonstrate vulnerabilities to application/system owners, and assist with the mitigation of the identified vulnerabilities. 

• Researching the latest security best practices, staying abreast of new threats and vulnerabilities and helping to disseminate this information within the group as well as the organization.


Skills required/Expertise:

3-5 years of proven experience in application security domain

Education has to be either M.E./M.Tech/M.C.A or B.E./B. Tech. in Computer/IT / Electronics or equivalent from a recognized university.

Expertise in web application security testing.

Expertise in mobile application security testing.

Strong organizational, team-work, multi-tasking and time-management skills.

Lead at least a team or two to three consultants. 

Manage a team during project execution as needed for the smooth execution of the project.

Experience in banking domain will be added advantage. 

Experience in VA/PT of networks, servers, devices  will be added advantage

Experience in static and dynamic secure code review will be added advantage