Security QA Analyst

  • Job Reference: 00000385-1
  • Date Posted: 16 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Stratospherec
  • Location: Horsham, Sussex
  • Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Automation Tester
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Danny Guy
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  • Telephone: 01798 874447

Job Description

Security Test Engineer – IT Security - Horsham - up to £60k + Benefits

Key skills: Test Analysis, OpenID Connect, OAuth2.0, OWasp, Burp Suite.

A highly innovative global software development company based in Horsham have a fantastic opportunity for an IT Security Test Engineer (Junior, Mid or Senior Level) to join their newly established IT Security team. This company is a market leader in the development of highly innovative and integrated end to end software systems for the global Financial Industry. As such, the company employs a team of highly experienced technical experts who are adept at working and keeping up to date with the latest technological innovations in the world of software development.

This role will therefore suit an ambitious QA Engineer who understands core IT Security principles and who is seeking a new challenge and rapid career progression.

The successful QA Analyst will be joining a newly formed, dynamic IT Security Development team where you will be ensuring the quality and security of the company’s applications, built in .NET or React. Js & Typescript. This tester will play a key role in the general system and application security of the company. My client is open to most skills levels and is actively looking for someone with a solid understanding of the core principles of security protocols combined with some knowledge of Automation testing.

Key Skills:

· Proven background in IT Security (6 months minimum)

· An interest in moving into a QA Position within the security team

· Experience with application security concepts such as OWASP Top 10

· Some knowledge of automation testing using C# & SpecFlow would be beneficial

· Some financial services experience (Not essential but would be a bonus)

· Strong interpersonal skills

· Excellent organisational skills

You will work from the company’s beautiful modern office in Horsham which have a canteen, free gym and has free onsite parking. This role comes with a generous salary and benefits package as well as a good training budget to help expand your technical skills.

We welcome applications from Junior, Mid or Senior Security Test Analysts who wish to expand their IT Security knowledge and become a subject matter expert for this global Fintech development company on IT Security tools, processes, practices and technologies.

If this role sounds interesting, then please apply as the client are looking to recruit this role as soon as possible.