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Wells Fargo Technology sets IT strategy; enhances the design, development, and operations of our systems; optimizes the Wells Fargo infrastructure footprint; provides information security; and enables continuous banking access through in-store, online, ATM, and other channels to Wells Fargo's more than 70 million global customers.
Information and Cyber Security group within Wells Fargo is seeking a Cyber Research Scientist / application pentester to support application security for Wells Fargo. One of the control in the Application Security Program is to perform Dynamic Application Security Testing as part of the Software Development Lifecycle. In this role, you will work with software development partners to identify and mitigate the security vulnerabilities in the applications identified through DAST in test environments. Communication with the business security team, enterprise security group, and development technology partners is critical in this role. You will also act as an application security SME for the development and security communities within Wells Fargo. The Cyber Research scientist will:
Conduct penetration testing / dynamic application security testing using both manual and automated testing tools.
Build attack model
Ensure that automated tests are completed successfully
Configure tools as required to be successful in evaluating applications
Validate all defects identified through testing
Triage & Disposition results and enforce a Bug Bar
Verify/validate defect fixes
Provide application security consulting SME support to developers
Assist developers with understanding of security defects and risk
Assist in defining acceptable solution to fix defects
Clearly document and Communicate Security risk to the business
Help maintain Security Coding Standards and Bug Bar as required
Assist in the Development of standards as required
Provide training and mentorship for other testers
Stay up to speed on 3rd party (inside and outside Wells Fargo) known security vulnerabilities
Develop and review malicious use cases/threat models
Maintain a broad understanding of security technologies and products
Actively participate on improving the security culture and education throughout the organization
5+ years of information security experience in converged testing (red teaming)
1+ year of experience in network, social, and physical domains
5+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: creating proof of concepts, creating exploits, or reverse engineering
5+ years of DAST (Dynamic Application Security Testing) experience
3 + years of security architecture and artifact development experience
Expert Information Security technical skills
Proficient in working with systems, networks, and application vulnerability testing
Ability to manage complex security scenarios and develop innovative solutions to address the most recent cyber threats
Experience working in a large enterprise environment
Ability to manage multiple and competing priorities
Ability to take on a high level of responsibility, initiative, and accountability
Ability to work with limited supervision
Good attention to detail and accuracy skills
Knowledge and understanding of banking or financial services industry
Knowledge and understanding of information security industry standards and government regulations
Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
Strong collaboration and partnering skills
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All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.
Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women. Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.
Internal Number: 5532047-13
About Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, investment and mortgage products and services, as well as consumer and commercial finance, through 7,400 locations, more than 13,000 ATMs, the internet (wellsfargo.com) and mobile banking, and has offices in 32 countries and territories to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 260,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 29 on Fortune’s 2019 rankings of America’s largest corporations. News, insights and perspectives from Wells Fargo are also available at Wells Fargo Stories.
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