We Are Hiring
Senior Application Security Specialist
7715 Chevy Chase Building - Austin, TX
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Technologies leverages technology to create collaborative solutions that improve everyday health decisions. The technology enables seamless access to data across all applications transforming the customer experience when interacting with technology and enhancing our ability across Ascension to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. It is used to provide insightful use of automation and data-drive improvements to enhance the provider, patient and consumer experience as well as keeping cybersecruity with a strong posture to protect data and other valuable assets.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
The Senior Application Security Specialist will lead the evaluation of the security posture of Web Applications, Mobile Applications, API’s and Web Services hosted both on-premises and in the cloud. The specialist will work jointly with Product Development Teams and Architects to review application code, identify potential security issues, and suggest/track remediations for applications and back-end systems. Conduct web and mobile application security vulnerability assessments using Static Application Security Testing (SAST), Software Composition Analysis (SCA), and / or Dynamic Application Security Testing (DAST) using scanning tools and manual checks to provide visibility to the appropriate development teams in order to coordinate follow-up. An understanding of modern web application development languages is necessary to communicate mitigating controls and potential remediation activities. Familiarity will Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) is also required.
What You Will Need
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