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Cybersecurity Tester/Assessor

Company: Fidelity Investments
Location: Durham
Posted on: May 8, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description:The mission of the Automated Application Vulnerability Detection (AAVD) team is to protect Fidelity's assets and our customers' livelihoods from the threat of exploitation by malicious adversaries.The AAVD team does this by providing secure software development training, static and dynamic application scanning, software composition analysis and secrets scanning tooling services aimed at preventing vulnerabilities from being introduced into code and ensuring that deployed code is scanned routinely and identified vulnerabilities are addressed, working with the software development teams in a positive, collaborative, and innovative manner.Our Vision

  • We aspire to be a best-in-class team, with fully engaged, passionate members.
  • Producing high-quality work in a consistent, effective, efficient, customer-oriented manner.
  • Providing competitive advantage to the firm and serving as a differentiator in the marketplace.
  • Serving as a role model for others across the Enterprise and wider industry.
  • And driving advancement and research in the cybersecurity space. -Fidelity has a large and diverse portfolio of products. This provides a varied and interesting role giving the team the opportunity to work on a multitude of different areas of the business. -The Expertise We're Looking For
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
    • 3+ / 5+ years of IT experience
    • Intermediate development experience with a language such as Java, .Net or Node.js would be advantageous
    • Experience working within an Agile development or DevOps/DevSecOps team would be a plus
    • Familiarity with the OWASP Top 10 Web Application / API Vulnerabilities
    • Preferred: Experience using a SAST / DAST assessment tool
    • Preferred: Hands-on web application penetration testing / ethical hacking experience
    • Preferred: OSCP, CEH, CSSLP, CISSP, CCSP, AWS/Azure or other industry security certifications -The Purpose of Your Role
      • Partner with key business units to help promote and embed security best practices within their team's development processes
      • Help to develop and deliver hands on technical training to raise awareness and prevent common web application vulnerabilities
      • Assist in developing practical security requirements that can be used by development teams to help them to build secure applications
      • Work with teams to embed Static and Dynamic Assessment tools within their build pipelines
      • Working closely with the security assessment teams, perform false negative analysis and work with commercial vendors to improve the detective capabilities of their tools
      • Contribute to the research or development of tools to assist in the vulnerability discovery process.
      • Stay current on security best practices and vulnerabilities. -The Skills You Bring
        • Understanding of OWASP Top 10
        • Intermediate knowledge of application security mechanisms such as authentication and authorization techniques, data validation, and the proper use of encryption
        • Technical knowledge of, and the ability to recognize, various types of application security vulnerabilities
        • Experience with SAST and DAST tools
        • Intermediate knowledge of a programming or scripting language such as C, C#, Python, Objective C, Java, Javascript, SQL,
        • Intermediate knowledge of Web Services technologies such as XML, JSON, SOAP, REST, and AJAX
        • Intermediate knowledge of web frameworks, including XML, SOAP, J2EE, JSON and Ajax
        • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as the desire to assist others in solving issues
        • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong interest in the application security domain
        • Excellent communication and presentation skills and a proven ability to communicate threats and facilitate progress towards long-term remediation
        • Highly motivated with the willingness to take ownership / responsibility for their work and the ability to work alone or as part of a team. -The Value You DeliverFidelity provides key financial services to a wide variety of demographics. In many instances we are managing our customers financial future and savings. This is something we take very seriously. Protecting our customers and their data is of paramount importance to us. This role plays a key part in helping to protect the livelihoods of our customers around the world and plays a significant part in preventing real-world cyberattacks.How Your Work Impacts the OrganizationThe Automated Application Vulnerability Detection (AAVD) team forms part of Application Security product line within Enterprise Cybersecurity (ECS). The goal of the application security product line is to proactively identify and remediate vulnerabilities in Fidelity's applications and infrastructure. We work very closely with key Business Units to ensure that they remain secure while they deliver key projects to advance the firm.Certifications:Company Overview Fidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money. Join Us At Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a , we have been recognized by our employees as a top 10 Best Place to Work in 2024. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity-we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you've always imagined. blends the best of working offsite with maximizing time together in person to meet associate and business needs. Currently, most hybrid roles require associates to work onsite all business days of one assigned week per four-week period (beginning in September 2024, the requirement will be two full assigned weeks). At Fidelity, we value honesty, integrity, and the safety of our associates and customers within a heavily regulated industry. Certain roles may require candidates to go through a preliminary credit check during the screening process. Candidates who are presented with a Fidelity offer will need to go through a background investigation, , and may be asked to provide additional documentation as requested. This investigation includes but is not limited to a criminal, civil litigations and regulatory review, employment, education, and credit review (role dependent). These investigations will account for 7 years or more of history, depending on the role. Where permitted by federal or state law, Fidelity will also conduct a pre-employment drug screen, which will review for the following substances: Amphetamines, THC (marijuana), cocaine, opiates, phencyclidine. We invite you to Find Your Fidelity at . Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging. Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Accommodation Team by sending an email to , or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3.
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