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AWS Application/API Security Specialist

AWS Application/API Security Specialist

Posted 9 July by Modis Easy Apply Ended

Skills: AWS, Security, API security, Application Security, SOAP/REST, Java, API, JWT, JWS/JWE, JOSE, OAUTH, OIDC, SAML, SSO, MFA, PAM, DLP, IDS, NCSC Cloud, Cloud, Azure, Monitoring, Firewall, Audit, SSL/TLS, API Gateways, AV, IDS/IPS/HIDS, Central Government, Public Sector, SC Cleared

Position: AWS Application/API Security Specialist

Start date: ASAP

Duration: 12 months renewable, 2 year project

Rate: £500-£650 per day

Scope of work

  • Hands-on specialist required to work with multiple teams developing public/private API, Web Interfaces utilising AWS products, to identify security requirements, design/develop and document the required security controls and components, provide in-depth technology input to other technology stakeholders, and be responsible for low level security design.
  • Hands-on specialist to identify the security needs working with multiple teams developing public/private API, Web Interfaces utilising AWS products.
  • Design/develop and document required security controls and components in collaboration with Tech Leads and Architects.
  • Provide in-depth technology input to other technology stakeholders and be responsible for low level security design.
  • Evaluation and implementation of the new products from security perspective
  • 50/50 Code and Security Documentation split
  • Detailed design and implementation of the PAM, IDS, DLP in AWS
  • Prepare and present necessary security governance documentation in collaboration with Security Architect
  • Define the counter measures for security risks and actively implement.

Essential skills and experience

  • Have demonstrable experience of of AWS services and AWS security best practices.
  • Have demsontrable experience of implementing prevention and proactive monitoring of advanced security attacks and emerging attack vectors.
  • Have demonstrable experience in API security (SOAP/REST) and industry standard best practices to secure a public/private API hosted in cloud.
  • Have demonstrable experience of implementing security aspects of application development cycle CI/CD.
  • Have demonstrable experience of successfully delivering digital solutions that collect and manage personal and/or sensitive information with appropriate controls and protection.
  • Have demonstrable hands-on development experience utilising Java, API Gateway/Management & Policy frameworks, SOAP & Resful APIs, JWT, JWS/JWE, JOSE..
  • Have demonstrable experience of documenting low level security design and ability to work in a established design and governance process.

If you're interested please send me your updated CV and I will be in touch.

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Required skills

  • Application Security
  • API
  • AWS
  • SOAP/REST
  • API Development
  • JWT
  • SOAP & Resful APIs
  • JWS/JWE
  • JOSE..

Reference: 35580121

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