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  • Posted: Aug 6, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    We use only behavioural data from mobile usage to create financial identities for SMME’s. Our customers can then access a world of choice where Banks compete to provide the best savings product or working capital to grow their business. For 80% of our customers it is the first time that they are interacting with a bank. We believe technology provides t...
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    Application Security Specialist

    Application Security Specialist 

    At JUMO we believe that we have the opportunity in our lifetime to connect every entrepreneur to the financial products they need to grow and prosper. We need exceptional people in key roles to make that happen. Joining JUMO requires boldness, resilience, and innovation. You will need to embrace change and operate comfortably in uncharted territory.

    As Application Security Specialist you will be proactively contributing to building and maintaining secure platforms. We run a modern, cloud-native technology stack built for scale. You’ll work closely with our development, infrastructure and engineering teams to bring the Sec to DevSecOps and increase the velocity of secure development and deployment. You will be based in Cape Town and will report to the Chief Information Security Officer.

    If you join us, you’ll

    • Hack the planet – get your hands dirty and pull apart code, whether it is application, mobile, platform, container or cloud infrastructure - and look for bugs.
    • Secure application development – integrate security practices into the software development lifecycle, verify the security of internally and externally developed applications and services during and after development and deployment. Actively participate in the SDLC though guidance, education, input and facilitation. Create standards aligned to BSIMM and ISO.
    • Threat model – enhance and optimise infrastructure, platform, application and mobile security by identifying threats, vulnerabilities and associated countermeasures.
    • Respond to incidents – participate in the identification and response to security incidents, including containment and investigation.
    • Train and raise awareness – create and manage learning and reference materials and exercises to formally educate JUMOnauts on application and cyber security. Help define and implement policies and standards. Work with other members of the team to raise awareness of, and give context to, the threats facing JUMO, our systems and information assets.
    • Maintain and enhance toolsets – manage the relevant tools required for mature application security that include pen testing, secure coding, source code analysis and vulnerability management. Investigate new approaches, technology and automation to challenge traditional thinking and raise the level of security.

    What you’ll need

    • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in penetration testing, threat hunting and red teaming
    • Experience with tools such as Burp Suite, Checkmarx, Cobalt Strike and Metasploit
    • Knowledge of Rails, Python, Android and iOS
    • Demonstrated track record of applying technical knowledge to help improve security
    • Ability to adapt and take on new tasks and challenges
    • Able to break stuff in a nice way for the greater good
    • Ability to translate deeply technical content for various audiences
    • Ability to integrate bug resolution into CI/CD processes
    • Ability to get your point across and get bugs fixed without wordy reports
    • Strong planning and organizing skills
    • High attention to detail
    • Relentless pursuit of bugs
    • Ability to engage with and contribute to the Information Security community

    Bonus if you have

    • Relevant qualifications and certifications such as OSCP, OSWE, SANS and CREST

    We ask a lot of each other at JUMO, but we give a lot too.

    Things you’ll love

    • Collaborating with smart, engaging people
    • Working for impact
    • Growing and learning continuously, with loads of encouragement and support
    • Boldly taking risks as we navigate new challenges
    • Flexible work practices enabling your best delivery
    • Being autonomous and empowered to lead
    • A stack of leading-edge technologies

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to JUMO.WORLD on to apply
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