At BlackRock, we are looking for Security Professionals who like to innovate and tackle complex problems! We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and we will embrace your unique skills, curiosity, drive, and passion while giving you the opportunity to grow technically and as an individual.
BlackRock's Application Security team acts as a trusted assessor and risk advisor for the application development teams. The team comprises of security engineers with expertise in software security and penetration testing. We are the go-to team to get an attacker's perspective on any technology and constantly interacts with the numerous Engineering and Software Development teams. Your colleagues will be individuals who are passionate about technology and seek to be at the cutting edge of new cyber attacks, vulnerabilities and security technologies. We are a part of the Information Security pilar within the Global Technology organization.
Your Role and Impact
This role requires threat and vulnerability assessment capabilities, experience with securing systems and applications across a wide variety of cloud infrastructures, creative problem solving, and a passion for learning.
Being a member of our team means that you are:
Passionate about improving security
Curious and enjoy learning new things
Loves working on a team, and have strong communication skills
Interested to learn about both the business and technology sides of a fin-tech organization
Assessing security of software projects and improving cloud-based security programs
Performing threat assessments to identify possible risks and providing security recommendations and advice.
5+ years of experience in cybersecurity as a practitioner and with 2+ years exposure with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud
Familiarity with tools such as Git, CI/CD pipelines, Docker, Kubernetes, and experience with scripting languages such as Python
Familiarity with cloud and container security solutions such as Dome 9 and Aqua Security, or similar
Network and encryption experience, including SSL/TLS and public key infrastructure (PKI)
Strong teamwork, communication skills and time management abilities
Bachelor's, Master's degree or equivalent in computer science, programming, information security or engineering preferred
Financial knowledge and interest is recommended
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.
BlackRock's purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, we help millions of people build savings that serve them throughout their lives by making investing easier and more affordable.
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BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.
BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.