Application Security Architect – REMOTE POSITION

Company Name: NTT DATA, Inc.

Location: Louisville, KY, US - 40201


Req ID: 100599 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Application Security Architect – REMOTE POSITION to join our team in Louisville, Kentucky (US-KY), United States (US).



Role Overview:
Application Security Team Lead is responsible for leading the Security Scanning and Transformation teams building solution offerings of Application Security as a service comprising of Vulnerability Assessment, Monitoring, Secure Code Review for client and remediations.
Candidate will be responsible for application security solution roadmap, implementation as a consulting and delivery stream. Build a relationship with NTT client with an aim to increase client satisfaction scores, be a face of delivery team, liaison with account mining team and act as a COE for application security area. Understand existing and forthcoming security technology consulting services from both a business and technical perspective. Provide leadership on workflow, work assignments, client communication and reporting.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Provide overall technical leadership for complete spectrum of security vulnerabilities activities for client application portfolio
  • Manage client expectations of technical service being delivered
  • Interact with customer stakeholders to resolve technical challenges being faced
  • Oversee and own up the application vulnerability testing activities being conducted by team co-located with client
  • Conduct reviews to ensure testing activities conform to quality norms
  • Interact with offshore contacts to understand status, bottlenecks faced by extended team
  • Conduct hands on application vulnerability testing and aggregation using tools like CheckMarx, AppScan, Burpsuite, ThreadFix and triage the scan results and report
  • Review findings with appropriate stakeholders followed by categorize the findings (True findings, False positive, etc.)
  • Provide remediation guidance for each release after FP analysis
  • Evaluate the risk and communicate with Application Security teams across geographies , Stakeholders.
  • Contribute in daily and monthly reports which includes scan description, impact, status, affected areas and recommendation on how to remediate findings.
  • Generate report which includes risk description, impact, risk rating, affected areas and assist stakeholders with recommendation on how to remediate vulnerabilities
  • Re-test to confirm remediation of findings and closeout with stakeholders.
  • Document critical issues in internal assessment tools


Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of security experience involving testing and remediation of application vulnerabilities and including the following:
    • Managing application portfolio for security compliance
    • Application security
    vulnerabilities testing and remediations
    • Experience using scanning tools – CheckMarx, AppScan, ThreadFix, Burp Suite,    Postman, SOAP UI, etc.
    • Remediation experience on Java, Jscript, JavaScript, or Microsoft
    .Net, ASP, Scala etc.
     Application development/ enhancement
  • 5+ years client stakeholder management experience
  • 5+ years people management – setting objectives, evaluating performance reviews, keeping tasks of a team on track.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of ETL reporting tools
  • Knowledge of ITSM Systems
  • Good command over MS Office utilization in day to day activities
  • Degree in Computer Science / Engineering

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.