Application Security Architect

Princeton, New Jersey

Open to Remote

Full Time

$160k - $180k

Job Description This educational platform company is currently looking to stand up their application security department. Headquartered in Princeton, NJ, this company has a focus on creating a service that models curriculums based on student needs. It collects data to generate reports to give comprehensive feedback on progression. In short, they have a small team responsible for vulnerability management and day to day operations, but with the platform continuing to grow, they are seeing a need for an application security architect to join their team to lead the initiative of securing this application.

This person will be responsible for application security initiatives within the company. They are looking for someone who will be able to run SAST/DAST scanning but also be able to implement and set it up. The focus on the role will be on application security specifically and working with development to ensure their apps are secure. This person will also play a role in the information security department in coordinating with the team to ensure all cylinders are firing effectively and cohesively. Experience with general blue team tools/procedures is necessary for a role like this. Required Skills & Experience
  • At least 5 years experience in application security
  • Previous experience in information security
  • Knowledge of trends and security best practices
  • Ability to lead a team and be hands on
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Relevant security certifications
  • Development background
What You Will Be Doing Tech Breakdown
  • 70% application security
  • 30% blue team security
Daily Responsibilities
  • 40% Hands On
  • 30% Management Duties
  • 30% Team Collaboration
The Offer
  • 10% annual bonus
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) {including match}

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.


Posted by: Michael Beck

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