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Employment Type:
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Software Security Engineer - MK-11237
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Job Description

(2) Software Security Engineer


Location: Plano, TX

Position Type: Direct-Hire

Salary: BOE


GTN Technical Staffing is looking for (2) Software Security Engineers for Direct-Hire opportunities in Plano, TX. This is a great opportunity to work with an industry leader and be a part of a software used by millions globally. The Software Security Engineer will work closely with Product Engineering teams to identify, document, and remediate vulnerabilities in code. The Software Security Engineer will join a mid-size security team tasked with building, maintaining, and executing security strategy for customer-facing software, as well as developing future requirements and stores, as needed. The Software Security Engineer will address security issues and provide best practice guidance on development processes that embed security in the SDLC. This position will work across several different application development teams and must be comfortable utilizing different security tools.

We are looking for candidates passionate about Software Security! This is an in-office position, so candidates requiring remote need not apply.


3-5+ years of experience in the following skill sets

  • Software Security
    • Threat modelling, abuse case analysis, risk assessments, design and architecture review.
    • Proven experience to develop security process that embed security into the SDLC
    • Previous experience working with product teams to secure enterprise-software
    • Working knowledge of database technologies including AD services, relational databases and NO-SQL.
    • Working knowledge of software exploitation - Penetration testing, reverse engineering
  • Code security - Static and dynamic code scanning
    • Static code review tools - Veracode/Fortify/CheckMarx/Coverity
  • Security testing tools
    • Appscan (currently in production)/Burp suite/WebInspector/SQLMAP/Kali
  • Web Application Security
    • Web API Security - REST
    • IDM - Internet Download Manager
    • IAM - Identity Management
    • AAA - Authentication, Authorization and Accounting
    • SAML - Security Assertion Markup Language
    • Internet Protocols - OpenID/Oauth
  • Network Security
    • Working knowledge of networking protocols
    • Cryptography
  • Software development and/or QA - Extensive knowledge or hands-on experience
    • Full stack engineering highly desired, but not required
    • Knowledge of programming languages and application infrastructure/Servers


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About GTN Technical Staffing

GTN Technical Staffing maintains a core team of project and technical leaders that oversee the delivery of high quality solutions. Our consultants include PMI certified project managers, legacy and web application developers, database architects, business analysts, technical architects, security specialists, systems administrators, training and documentation specialists, and more. GTN Technical Staffing has a global presence, with a proven ability to source and hire consultants for IT jobs internationally in such diverse countries as Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Germany, and more. Are you interested in a recruiting career? If so take a look at some of the characteristics of a successful recruiter, and contact us if you think you are a fit.