Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Posted on: September 7, 2021
CGI Federal's Enterprise Solutions Group (ESG) seeks a
highly-motivated Application Security Engineer/Tester to join their
Cyber Security team. The candidate will join a multi-disciplinary
team of security specialists, engineers, project managers and
delivery professionals responsible for supporting various Defense
and Civilian contracts.
Your future duties and responsibilities
• Application security testing techniques, using automated tools
and manual testing
• Creation of exploit proofs of concept
• Discovery of application security weaknesses, and writing
recommendations for preventing or fixing them
• Analyze and Respond to vulnerability inquiries and vulnerability
• Research and implement new threats and attack vectors that impact
web applications and infrastructure
• Assess new and existing applications and system deployments for
vulnerabilities and design flaws, and prioritize remediation
efforts based on risk
• Hands-on experience with one or more tools like BurpSuite, Kali,
OWASP ZAP, Fuzzers, MetaSploit, HP Fortify, Checkmarx. Appscan,
AppDetective, Netsparker, Nessus is desired
• Be able to adjust to working in a fast pace environment,
multitask and switch between priorities
• Be able to learn new technologies, security trends and help build
new capabilities and services
• Collaborate with team members on a daily basis, while working on
the same projects
• Follow team's established processes and procedures, adhere to due
dates and deliverable
• Deliver high quality work at all the time
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Application development or security experience will be required to
perform the role well
Knowledge of secure development principles in at least one
environment (i.e. Java or .NET)
Minimum 2 years experience in system development in technologies
Strong knowledge of security-related best programming practices for
J2EE and .NET
Experience designing and executing web application security
evaluations, solo and as part of a team
Knowledge of the SDLC and experience working with development teams
(waterfall, Agile, etc.)
One or more certifications like CISSP, CEH, Security +, OSCP
Ability to document and explain risks and vulnerabilities to
technical and non-technical stakeholders
Knowledge of Microservices and Container Technology such as
Kubernetes, Docker, etc. Understand how to implement best security
aspects to the above mentioned technologies.
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital
transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of
this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering
our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our
professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards
that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of
ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and
business services firms in the world.
Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
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- Security Assessment
- Vulnerability Assessment(IAVA)
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