Senior Application Security Engineer Location: Seattle, WA Duration: Perm Compensation: $160,000 - $200,000 base salary + package peripherals Start Date: ASAP Our Seattle client is seeking a Senior Application Security Engineer who will oversee the security efforts on our client's suite of applications, track issues with content security, and assist with network security. The Engineer will work within a team of security analysts to assess application and 3rd-party security strength, review content and network security, and help cover any gaps/weaknesses therein. The Engineer will build relationships across all technology teams to ensure that appropriate security measures are implemented within internally developed applications, purchased applications, as well as Cloud/SaaS efforts. The Engineer will work in a hands-on software development and testing capacity with assorted teams, but will also be required to assist with other security-related activities such as cyber-incident response, security investigations, infrastructure security assessment and remediation, etc. Job Responsibilities: Application Security Testing Perform application security assessments early and often, assist in appropriately addressing any weaknesses, and ensure that products are free of known security holes. Work with security partners to conduct security assessments and penetration tests of key systems. Security Architecture and Development Participate in the development of new application & infrastructure architecture, design, and introduction of new technologies. Create security technical standards to guide engineering teams on installation and configuration of new technologies. Incident Investigation & Response Participate in the cyber security incident response process Work with application teams to build instrumentation, repudiation, and resiliency into internal and external applications and services. Qualifications: 5+ years of software development experience Excellent working knowledge of C or C++. Strong understanding of secure coding & secure application design Experience in OS security, cryptography, and hardware security Solid understanding of computer architecture, operating systems, algorithms and security Hands on experience with network based analysis and forensics Familiarity with network traffic and packet analysis including in-depth understanding of common protocols Strong understanding of a wide variety of attacks in different technology areas Familiarity with digital rights management, encryption, certificates Great problem-solving skills Great software testing skills Deep passion for system security Strong analytical, communication, and collaboration skills Experience with popular operating systems and their vulnerabilities Education & Skills CS degree required Security certifications such as CISSP, GIAC, Ethical Hacker are a plus Interested candidates - Please select "reply" and send us your resume for consideration Keywords: Application Security, C, C++, OS Security, Cryptography, application design, Hardware security, CISSP, GIAC, Ethical hacker, Network Security, DRM, encryption, certificates