Sr. Software Developer – Specialized in Data Security, DLP (CTH)

Plano, Texas



$58/hr - $75/hr

Sr. Software Developer – Data Security, DLP

Operating within the Cyber Fusion Center, the Global Data Security Team is responsible for safeguarding the confidentiality and integrity of Company's data assets and our client seeks a Sr. Full Stack Software Developer / Data Security individual for a 6+ month contract opportunity in Plano, TX. This role is dedicated to developing scalable full-stack solutions, middleware, and automation to accelerate and enable global risk reduction initiatives while proactively mitigating Company's exposure to cyber risks. 

Contract Duration: 6+ month Contract; Contract to Hire
Hybrid, onsite 3 days/week

Required Skills & Experience
  • Proficient in at least one programming language (Java, C#, C++) and scripting language (Python, bash, PowerShell)
  • Proficient in developing full-stack applications and rapidly prototyping solutions to support automated data collection, aggregation, and analysis.
  • Experience in SQL, data modeling, and ETL development.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines and development tools like Git, Jenkins, Artifactory, etc.
  • Experience with public cloud services (Azure, AWS, Alibaba).
  • Knowledge of foundational IAM concepts (Authentication, Authorization, RBAC, JIT) and Encryption.
  • Experience in one or more security domains (e.g. Data security [DataSec], Network security, Application Security, Cloud Security) is a plus.
  • Experience with Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions is a plus.
  • Experience with Microsoft APIs is a plus.
  • Experience with algorithms, predictive ML models, NLP, or AI is a plus.

Differentiating behaviors
  • Ability to lead globally dispersed teams to achieve a unified outcome.
  • Experience driving large-scale risk reduction initiatives across Fortune 500 organizations.
  • Ability to weigh the relative costs/benefits/trade-offs of potential actions and identify the best resolution.
  • Information Security certifications such as CISSP, OSCP, GPEN, GWAPT, GXPN, GSE are a plus.
  • Ability to organize tasks, manage time, and prioritize actions to meet business needs.

Years of experience
  • 5+ years in software development; or master’s degree in computer science/engineering or related cyber field, and 2 years of relevant experience.

Non-technical Skills
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to autonomously make high-judgment decisions and take calculated risks.
  • A proactive and positive team player who is impact-focused, driven, curious, analytical, and a self-starter.
  • Ability to establish trust relationships and influence others to positively impact the security posture and the business.
  • Flexible and adaptive to support a dynamic and global environment with diverse stakeholders and ambiguity.
  • Solid customer orientation with excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Must be able to operate extremely well under pressure.
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus.

What You Will Be Doing
  • Design, develop, test, and deploy scalable solutions to enable data protection and risk reduction initiatives.
  • Develop technical documentation (i.e. system design, architecture diagrams, data flows, functional specifications).
  • Contribute to defining the future state of cybersecurity within the organization by conducting technical assessments between the current state and the desired state across security tools and services.
  • Develop program metrics, continuously measure progress and Impact, and drive improvements.
  • Collaborate with the Senior leadership and cross-functional team including security operations, legal, privacy, data and analytics, enterprise architecture, Platform team, and sector functions.
  • Execute projects, objectives, and deliverables in alignment with the team's vision, mission, and goals.
  • Create and deliver training sessions; mentor junior team members; and engage in knowledge transfer sessions, technical design reviews, security reviews, and business review meetings.

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental & Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

Posted by: Theresa Schermer

Specialization: Software Engineering