Static Analysis Vulnerability Specialist

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1375396

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Static Analysis Vulnerability Specialist based in Belfast

Role: Static Analysis Vulnerability Specialist

Short Description

The Static Analysis Vulnerability Specialist will join the Static Analysis Security Testing (SAST) team to review source code from hundreds of applications, in a variety of languages, and validate common web/mobile application vulnerabilities reported by the WhiteHat Static Code Analysis Engine.

What we’re looking for:

The Static Analysis Vulnerability Specialist is an entry level role. This person will join the Static Analysis Security Testing (SAST) team to review source code from hundreds of applications, in a variety of languages, and validate common web/mobile application vulnerabilities reported by the WhiteHat Static Code Analysis Engine. The Static Analysis Vulnerability Specialist will report directly to the Static Analysis Supervisor.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Review source code of Java, .NET (C#), PHP, and Objective C web/mobile applications for common security flaws
  • Communicate the impact and likelihood of validated vulnerabilities and suggested remediation strategies
  • Configure WhiteHat Static Code Analysis Engine to checkout and scan customer code thoroughly and efficiently
  • Evaluate the accuracy of the WhiteHat Sentinel Static Analysis Scanner and provide feedback for possible improvements

What we value:

  • Quickly learn new languages, frameworks, and security controls through self-study
  • Effective communication with team members and customers
  • Detail oriented problem solving
  • Intermediate to expert knowledge of one or more of the following languages: Java, C#.NET, PHP, Objective C
  • Intermediate to expert knowledge of HTML and JavaScript
  • Understanding of SAST concepts
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of the basic concepts of programming (object-oriented, functional patterns, etc.)
  • Passion for the advancement of web security
  • Familiarity with the OWASP Top 10

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