• Application Security Manager - R&D

    Ascensia Diabetes CareParsippany, NJ 07054

    Job #857596852

  • Ascensia Diabetes Care is a global specialist diabetes care company, dedicated to helping people living with diabetes. Our mission is to empower people living with diabetes through innovative solutions that simplify and improve their lives. We use our innovation and specialist expertise in diabetes to develop high quality solutions and tools that make a positive, daily difference for people with diabetes.


    Manage Ascensia's R&D Application Security program - Perform technical assessments of applications and infrastructure and meet with operations and development teams to assess risk and remediate findings - Document and implement application and operation security best practices throughout the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and change management process - Perform vendor reviews and manage remediation activities - Partner with application delivery and technical operations teams to develop, implement and monitor cybersecurity controls throughout the department - Report and document identified risks thorough the ADC IT GRC process - Create and deliver training materials to educate developers and other stakeholders about key security concepts using a variety of media - Serve as Incident Manager for R&D security incidents.


    B.S. Degree in Computer Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or equivalent education and experience - Deep knowledge of application security and secure DevOps practices - 7-10 years of experience in application and infrastructure security best practices and standards (such as OWASP, CIS, CSA, SDLC, ) - Experience with security testing tools for SAST, DAST - Experience in programming languages such as Java, JavaScript, C# and mobile app development - Ability to work independently - Excellent organizational and time management skills - Ability to interact with company personnel at all levels and across all business units and organizations, and to comprehend business imperatives - Existing CISSP, CSSLP, CASE, GIAC or similar preferred or willingness to acquire security-specific certification.



    Ascensia offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and are driven by innovation and the desire to improve the lives of our patients, we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of five business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.


    Ascensia does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

    Ascensia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Updated 05/13/2019