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Application Security Analyst in Whitehouse Station, NJ at Chubb Group of Insurance Companies

Date Posted: 8/21/2018

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Job Description

The Chubb IT Vulnerability Management department seeks an individual to perform application security testing against Chubb’s global application portfolio.  This position is located in Chubb’s Whitehouse Station office, reporting into the Application Security group, and working closely with the application development teams.  
Responsibilities are mainly operational, including application vulnerability testing using automated and manual testing tools, analysis and categorization of findings, and providing development teams with support for remediation efforts.  The position requires real world experience with configuring and performing security scans, and analyzing scan results.
The position roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Set up and run application vulnerability scans using IBM AppScan
  • Perform IBM AppScan solution administrative tasks
  • Identify false positives, false negatives
  • Resolve issues/challenges faced on abnormal scans
  • Engage application development teams, schedule application vulnerability scans, and ensure that schedule is met
  • Advise and guide application development teams in the successful remediation of identified vulnerabilities
  • Keep detailed records of scanning operations, and support regular reporting of metrics to IT stakeholders
Technical Experience:
Expertise and direct support experience with the following technologies:
  • Strong background and experience with IBM AppScan on premise and cloud solutions
  • Experience with Web application manual penetration testing techniques
  • Experience with web proxy tools used for manual validation of findings, such as Burp Suite
  • Strong understanding of common Web application vulnerabilities and how to remediate them
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Maintain current knowledge of Web application vulnerabilities as reported through OWASP and other industry sources
  • Strong organizational, analytical and customer service skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills