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Lead Application Security Engineer Remote

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Lead Application Security Engineer Description


We are in search of a Lead Application Security Engineer to become a part of our team. The preferred candidate should possess a background in software development along with substantial experience in application security.

In this role, you will be accountable for overseeing the application security program for a worldwide investment company. In addition to enhancing security practices, you will be required to conduct root-cause analyses on identified issues.

It is a fully remote position offering you the flexibility to work from any location in Poland, whether it's your home or one of our well-equipped offices in Gdansk, Katowice, Krakow, Lodz, Warsaw, or Wroclaw.

What You’ll Do

  • Oversee the Application Security program
  • Conduct threat modeling activities
  • Collaborate with teams to prioritize issues and provide explanations regarding the nature of problems
  • Manage processes such as remediation, mitigation, reporting, and cadence
  • Address troubleshooting needs when tools encounter issues or when the team faces onboarding challenges
  • Perform SAST, SCA, IaC, DAST, and API security scans on internally developed code using tools such as Checkmarx, CheckmarxOne, and SonarQube
  • Evaluate scan results to distinguish between true positives and false positives
  • Work closely with developers to understand results and determine optimal patch options
  • Provide guidance on the intricacies of configuring pipelines in Azure DevOps (ADO) for automating the scanning process

What You Have

  • 5+ years of experience in Application Security
  • Expertise in OWASP Top 10
  • Strong understanding of Security Programs
  • Knowledge of Python, which would be considered as a plus

Nice to have

  • Familiarity and experience with scripting languages (Bash)
  • Background in Vulnerability Management

We Offer

  • We gather like-minded people:
    • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment
    • Engineering community of industry’s professionals
    • Flexible schedule and opportunity to work remotely within Poland
    • Chance to work abroad for up to 60 days annually
    • Relocation within our 50+ offices
  • We provide growth opportunities:
    • Outstanding career roadmap
    • Leadership development, career advising, soft skills and well-being programs
    • Certification (GCP, Azure, AWS)
    • Unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning
    • Language classes on English and Polish for foreigners
  • We cover it all:
    • Stable income (Employment Contract or B2B)
    • Participation in the Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    • Referral bonuses
    • Benefits package (health insurance, multisport, shopping vouchers)
    • Strategically located offices featuring entertainment and relaxation zones, table tennis and football, free snacks, fantastic coffee, and many more
    • Corporate and social events
  • We may contact chosen candidates only

About EPAM

  • EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture, where you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential


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