Do you have proven experience leading application security and secure development practices? Are you looking to use your exemplary communication and leadership skills? We are seeking an Application Security Engineer for a permanent fully remote role. Candidates can be based anywhere in Canada. If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, apply now! AdvantagesWhat’s in it for you?• Working with talented co-workers • Highly Competitive Salary• Comprehensive benefits• Paid vacation days and bonusesResponsibilitiesKey Responsibilities:• Foster and maintain a culture of security excellence throughout the Engineering organization through a combination of hands-on delivery, executing security code reviews, and evangelizing best technical and development practices• Build security test cases and mentor others in developing positive and negative security test cases throughout the development lifecycle• Provide specific and detailed training in the delivery of security best practices (aligning with OWASP Top 10, Mitre and other frameworks) throughout the product• Develop, publish and mentor team members on the use of secure coding patterns• Author/select, adopt, and maintain standard libraries to achieve common and repeatable security patterns to ensure systematic and consistent adoption throughout the organization; such as parameterization, encoding, validation, and secrets protection • Develop and integrate additional security tooling and third party products into the automated CI/CD pipeline, including tools to generate SBOM, code analysis tools and other advanced automation• Work within agile development Scrum teams to ensure that best application security practices are embedded across the entire application development organization and lifecycleQualificationsSuccessful candidates will have:• B.S. or preferably M.S. in Computer Science or equivalent• 8+ years of relevant experience• Excellent and professional communication skills (written and verbal) with an ability to articulate complex topics in a clear and concise manner• Proven experience of leading Application Security and Secure Development practices within a modern Agile environment, closely partnering with developers• Experience with OWASP, static/dynamic code analysis, SBOM, and common security tools, such as Burp Suite and Qualys• Experience of developing, delivering and training development teams on security patterns and best practices.• Demonstrable experience of mentoring and influencing diverse development and test teams in the prioritization and adoption of secure coding and testing methodologies• Experience building, maintaining, and educating others in the development of positive and negative security test cases - through unit testing to integration test stages of the SDLC• Experience delivering secure authentication, secrets management, database security, and web application controls in distributed cloud based environments• Hands-on development and code review expertise in Python, React, API development• Familiarity with the adoption of cloud security controls and best practices (including Kubernetes, Cloud IaaS, cloud networking, and SDLC toolchains)SummaryIf you are interested in this Application Security Engineer fully remote role, apply online or reach out to Nash.Geng@randstad.ca today!Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.