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Application Security Specialist

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Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Alpharetta, GA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 184798 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.


We are currently seeking a Application Security Specialist to join our team in Alpharetta, Georgia (US-GA), United States (US).



Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead Security Architecture deep dives with the requestor of the assessment
  • Prioritize risks identified in relation to business risks
  • Developing configuration-as-code models that align to CICD Pipelines and SRE best practices
  • Periodically review security reference architecture (security blueprints) and conduct updates/enhancements
  • Participate in various Operational and Technology Risk governance processes
  • Author and review security reference architecture (security blueprints)


Basic Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Cloud (Azure, AWS, etc.) and CI/CD (Git, Jenkins)
  • In depth knowledge of application, network and platform security vulnerabilities.  Ability  to explain these vulnerabilities to developers
  • Strong focus on reviewing technical designs and functional requirements to identify areas of Security weakness.


Experience in at least two of the following domains:

  • Authentication: Multi-factor authentication, Risk based authentication, Federation
  • Cloud Security, Cloud computing architecture
  • Network security and proxy
  • API management platforms such as APIM, Apigee, AWS API gateway or others.
  • Zero Trust security model
  • API gateway
  • Cloud Security, Cloud computing architecture


Preferred Skills:

  • Previous background in API management, networking, programming, design or application architecture.
  • Excellent Azure DevOps skillset
  • Experience in implementing complex systems in an enterprise environment
  • Prior experience administering systems for version control (Bitbucket, Github), issue tracking (Jira), continuous integration (Jenkins, Github Actions)), or release management.
  • Database design and programming experience
  • Experience in conducting and / or reviewing penetration tests, dynamic vulnerability assessments and static vulnerability assessments
  • Understanding of geographic regulations and their impact on Security assessments
  • Previous experience in Financial Services is preferred







About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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