Application Security Manager in Jersey City, NJ at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 12/26/2019

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Job Description

A leading American financial services company providing settlement and clearing services is seeking an Application Security Manager in Jersey City.

You will manage the daily activities for application security governance - isolating vulnerabilities, defining testing strategies, and determining application security tools and protocols.


  • Work with application development teams, championing security ptocols
  • Evaluate risk processes for pentests, FOSS, Fortify SCA and providing process governance
  • Work with customer relation teams, handling external AppSec requests
  • Coordinate the firm's security training for development staff
  • Manage security meetings and integration with Maven security
  • Manage KPIs for security requirements
  • Manage threat modeling team and application threat models against new applications
  • Manage new projects and initiatives related to application security
  • Present on application security topics for management and senior staff
  • Provide status updates on assigned tasks and deliverables


  • 10+ years' related application development and security experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS or comparable (Master's preferred)
  • Strong grasp of SDLC in Waterfall and Agile methodologies
  • Exposure to Application security Vulnerabilities via OWASP top 10
  • Knowledge of security testing best practices and tools (Fortify, WebInspect, BurpSuite)
  • Hands-on programming experience, ideally in C/C++, Java or web development (JavaScript, PHP, etc)
  • Good knowledge of Windows and Linux OSs
  • Project Management certifications are a plus (PMP, PMP)
  • Technical certifications like CISSP, CISM are a plus
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • C++
  • Cybersecurity
  • Application
  • Manager
  • Java