Here at Optum, part of United Health Group we'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) The Application Security Test Analyst establishes and performs procedures necessary to ensure the security of Application assets and to protect them from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction in accordance with company policies. The Test Analyst will communicate application security requirements and technical security concepts to internal and external project groups, application development teams, architects, managers and supporting customer staff. They work with business and application owners to understand business needs and establish security action plans and priorities. They carry out dynamic web application and source code scanning of customer applications, analyzing and auditing results with development and/or security teams and offering plans for remediation of vulnerabilities. Primary Responsibilities:Execute application vulnerability assessment of internal and external via automated and manual techniques to understand the risk and security posture of an application Consult Application and Development teams on vulnerability remediation efforts Have hands on experience and provide training and problem resolution support related to Fortify, WebInspect, BURP Suite PRO, SoapUI, Kali Linux etc Provide customer consultation involving validation evidence, exposure, remediation recommendations and risk posture to both executive management and technical teams Directs and consults with development teams in the remediation efforts of security findings and explain risk and trade-offs in differing methods of remediation Work with technical and non-technical teams to define and document application security requirements vulnerability validation and manual source code reviews
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in an IT related discipline OR relevant tenure working within information security Familiarity with Security technologies, including authentication and access control mechanisms, encryption, penetration testing and vulnerability assessment An understanding of ethical hacking methodologies, Secure Coding frameworks and industry resources, e.g. OWASP, NIST publications, SANS / CWE Ability to build relationships and work well with different the organizations and diverse groups in a fast moving and dynamic virtual environment Ability to communicate clearly and effectively through oral or written communication with all levels in the organization Experience with either Web Inspect and/or Fortify and one of the following Web Assessment tools: BURP Suite PRO, SoapUI, Kali Linux and other tools as needed Desired Certification in Information Security - CISSP,CISM, CEH, GPEN, GWAPT Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Job Keywords: penetration testing, vulnerability assessment , OWASP, NIST publications, SANS, CWE, Fortify, WebInspect, BURP Suite PRO, SoapUI, Kali Linux, IT, Information Technology, Optum, Letterkenny, Dublin, Ireland
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.