Application Security Lead

Senior Application Security leader - Critical role leading key security engineering initiatives - Perm
Your new company
Leading Irish Financial Services organisation who are invested significantly into their Technology function, in order to develop and deliver the latest cutting edge products & services. With a newly established Tech Hub being established with over 250 technologists across multiple disciplines, this is an excellent opportunity to join a leading business and be part of significant investment into tech with exposure to latest cutting edge tools & technology.

Your new role
This is a key role where you will play a critical role, development, establishing and leading the application security function. You will have responsibility initially to be hands on in developing critical architecture, tools and tech whilst also building a team that will have responsibility for leading key initiatives across the Security Engineering function. You will play a key role in developing DevSecOps practices and partner with application services team to develop and implement application security standards, patterns and guidelines that support on-going deliveries and embed secure-by-design security into the software development life cycle as the overall business continues to develop and deploy cutting edge financial services applications. Overall a key role combining technical acumen with people management capabilities.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to success you will be a passionate security professional, with experience in application security/security engineer/DevSecOps environments and securing cloud-native architecture. You will be technically strong, with ability to liaise with multiple stakeholders across the business. Development/Scripting experience would be required, ideally in a Java environment with a solid understanding of end-to-end SDLC. You will also be happy in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

What you'll get in return
In return for your experience and expertise, you will have to chance to take your career to the next level, by leading application security initiatives across a leading financial services group. You will be hands on technical, but also operational,l building and leading a key team to support enhancements of key securing activities. Fully remote, strong benefits and competitive salary.

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Job Type
Banking & Financial Services
Dublin City
Cyber Security

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Matthew Cotton, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin
26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin

Telephone: 015710019

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