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Application Security Engineer - South Jordan, Ut

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Company Name:Pluralsight
Location:South Jordan, Ut
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Job Description We are seeking an experienced security and software development professional to join our Security Engineering & Operations team and be an integral part of developing our Information Security program. Reporting to the Director of Information Security Engineering and Operations, this person will work closely with many parts of the business, including Product Engineering, IT, Support, People and Places, and Legal. The primary focus will be on product security, secure engineering practices (Secure SDLC), managing risk, incident response, implementing security technologies, building tools and integrations for the security operations team, and projects for implementing security best practices across the enterprise.Who you are:A self-starter. You like to understand the expected outcome, get the context, and then work tenaciously to get it done.A critical thinker. Weighing the tradeoffs between security risk aversion and common sense.An amazing communicator and effective influencer. People trust and follow you.A lifelong learner. You are curious by nature and are constantly learning on the go and discovering better ways of doing things.You love exploring new technologies and keeping your own technical skills sharp.You possess a strong understanding of secure coding principles (E.g. OWASP Top 10) and enterprise software development.You are an inquisitive, curious, critical thinker who is always looking for better ways to tackle cyber security problems.Persistent Problem-Solver. You know what it takes to protect the business and as the business changes, you find ways to manage information security in a practical way.You are an effective communicator and influencer within the information security community and within the business.You use data, empathy and good judgement to approach business and people problemsYou enjoy researching, implementing, and teaching security best practices.You are organized, can be flexible, leverage best practices, and most importantly, create solutions for any problem with a can-do attitude.Experience you'll need:5+ years of experience in software engineering (additional Security experience a plus)Bachelors of Science in CIS/MIS/CS/CE, Engineering/Technology or related field or equivalent experience/training.CISSP, GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC), or similar security professional certification.Understand information security concepts, cryptographic methods, protocols, and “industry best practices”.Experienced in major programming languages and principles (E.g. Java, C#, Node JS, Python, etc.)Experience working with Burp, secure email gateways, and Tenable vulnerability scanning tools, SIEM systems.Familiarity with security tools such as nmap, nikto, jtr, hashcat, openssl, etc.What you’ll own:Business security risk and vulnerability assessmentsAssist with internal reviews and compliance assessmentsImplement and maintain Intrusion Detection monitoringInvestigate and handle security incidents based on event data, packet captures, reports, data visualization, and pattern analysis.Support the Head of Information Security in all areas of information security.Conduct security research to stay on top of the latest security issuesAssist with training employees, engineers, and IT staff on security tools and driving security incident resolutionManage the collection, analysis, and alerting of security event data from business systemsWorking at PluralsightFounded in 2004 and trusted by Fortune 500 companies, Pluralsight is the technology skills platform organizations and individuals in 150+ countries count on to create progress for the world. Our platform helps technologists master their craft and take control of their careers. We empower businesses everywhere to build adaptable teams, speed up release cycles and become scalable, reliable and secure. We come to work everyday knowing we’re helping our customers build the skills that power innovation. And we don’t let fear, egos or drama distract us from our mission. Our mission to democratize technology skills is what drives us and our values are at the helm of how we work together. It’s our commitment to practicing them day in, day out that enables our performance. We’re adults, and we treat each other that way. We have the autonomy to do our jobs, transparency to eliminate office politics and trust each other to do the right thing. We thrive in an environment with creativity around every corner, challenges that keep us on our toes, and peers who inspire us to be the best we can be. We bring different viewpoints, backgrounds and experiences, and united by our mission, we are one.  Bring yourself. Pluralsight is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.Additional InformationAll your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Summary Type: Full-timeFunction: Engineering

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