Information and Data are some of the most important organizational assets in today's businesses. As a Security Consultant, you will be a key advisor for IBM's clients, analyzing business requirements to design and implement the best security solutions for their needs. You will apply your technical skills to find the balance between enabling and securing the client's organization with the cognitive solutions that are making IBM the fastest growing enterprise security business in the world.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The Managing Consultant in the Application Security competency should be a pragmatic advisor and consultant that can speak to the application security landscape and have the ability to communicate effectively with senior members of a client's executive teams. The consultant should have in-depth knowledge and experience in Application Security, plus should be able to speak to the breadth of the security landscape as well. The successful candidate will help sell, lead and grow our application security consulting services organization. They will serve as an 'Application Security Champion' for the client in establishing and expanding the base of client knowledge in the area of application security. Must be willing to travel 75% on average, depending on client requirements.
Effective consulting, leadership and selling skills
The ability to lead large groups and be a primary facilitator
Comfortable working in a project based / client serving model
Help drive pursuits and engage in complex deals, matching outcomes to expectations
Ability to work easily with diverse and dynamic teams
Experienced in Application Security domains - Threat Modeling, DevSecOps, Security Champion, Secure by Design
Project work will include:
Advising, Selling and Leading Threat Modeling Programs
Establishing DevSecOps and 'Secure by Design' processes
Developing and delivering application security training
Creating gap analysis and client improvement program recommendations
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience as an Application Security Champion
Experience large scale consulting and systems integration
Experience in application development and coding
Experience in OWASP TOP 10 vulnerabilities, tools and methodologies
Experience in common application security requirements
Experience in standard Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) practices
Experience working across diverse teams to facilitate solutions
Experience with Threat Modeling frameworks and tools
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience in management consulting and systems integration
Experience in Application Security
Experience with Application modernization and Cloud application development
Familiarity with Cloud Computing architectures, design patterns and security vulnerabilities
Familiarity with Security Requirements Management process and automation
Familiarity with DevSecOps process, toolchain and tool integration
Certified in CISSP, CEH, and/or CSSLP
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