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Application Security Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
London, England SW1A 2

Who We Are

Cisco Cloud Security Group is at the forefront of developing cloud-delivered security needs and challenges of our customers. With annual revenue exceeding $200M, it is one of the fastest-growing businesses at Cisco. As Cisco is redefining its business model aggressively to software and recurring revenue model, our cloud security business is leading this journey with 100%+ YoY growth in software recurring revenue.


What We Do

The Cloud Security group focuses on developing solutions that provide Security as a Service to our customers. Our vision is to build the most comprehensive security solutions that are both easy to deploy and simple to manage. We are at the initial.


We have a highly scalable cloud infrastructure spread across 30 data centers where we run our cloud security applications that operate at massive scale - 100B+ requests per day from > 90M daily active users.


What Youll Do


We are looking for a Security Software Engineer who will be responsible for implementing DevSecOps best practices across multiple engineering teams in the London site, as well as collaborating and communicating with security expert peers across multiple sites to help implementing best practices across the engineering organization providing security subject matter expertise and education, and fostering security mindset within engineering. This is a hands-on role also responsible for implementation of security tools and resolving vulnerabilities.


Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Implement consistent DevSecOps best practices for Cisco Cloud Security organization
  • Lead threat modeling and security design reviews with engineering teams, provide subject matter expertise in resolving complex security problems
  • Identify opportunities for automation, partner with engineering and security team on implementing automation
  • Develop and support development of security testing and validation tooling
  • Resolve and review resolution of security vulnerabilities as needed
  • Improve secure coding practices, application security requirements, automation, training, and metrics
  • Contribute to, and assist in updating relevant application security training for engineering teams
  • Help to continuously improve our penetration testing strategies

Who You Are


You have experience with implementing secure software lifecycle practices within an agile engineering organization. You successfully established relationships with Engineering based on collaboration, emotional intelligence, and pursuit of excellence.


  • Significant experience in cloud security architecture and infrastructure
  • Experience with Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes and AWS
  • Strong Python skills
  • Familiarity with microservice architecture and networking
  • Hands-on knowledge of information security processes such as security design review, threat modeling, OWASP Top 10, risk analysis, and software testing techniques
  • Excellent understanding of web applications, web servers, layer 7 application technologies, frameworks and protocols with respect to application development and deployment
  • Experience with code analysis tools
  • Ability to effectively present and communicate security threats and risks to any audience and impress upon them the mitigation techniques and strategies

Why Cisco Cloud Security


Cisco Cloud Security enables you to securely adopt the cloud and better manage security for the way the world works today. It protects users against threats anywhere they access the internet and secures your data and applications in the cloud. You can also leverage the cloud to enhance security through simplified policy management and dynamic threat intelligence. With Cisco Cloud Security, you gain complete visibility into internet activity across cloud applications, all office locations, and roaming devices, plus faster threat detection and response. Cisco Cloud Security provides an effective security platform that is open, automated, and simple to use. And its backed by industry-leading threat information delivered by the Cisco Talos security intelligence and research group.


Why Cisco


#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all.


We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!


But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)


Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, give our egos a break, and give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, bold steps, and take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a dedication to equality for all, there is no moving forward.


So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us! 

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Posted: 2020-10-12 Expires: 2020-11-15

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