Dell Principel.Softare Engineer - Security-Expert in Shanghai, China


• 1.Lead SDL(Security Development Lifecycle) engagement with projects;

2.Conduct assessment and provide technology risk/requirements to the requestor. Areas covered:

a.AAA Authentication, Authorization, Auditing

b.Application Security Session Security, Vulnerability/Pen Testing items, Input Validation

c.Secure data transport and storage

3.Periodically review security feature design and conduct updates/enhancements

4.Participate in various Operational and Technology Risk governance processes

5.Assist in identifying new areas and opportunities of technology investment for the firm


Soft Skills (Required)

1.Excellent communication skills: written, oral, presentation, listening

2.Ability to influence through factual reasoning

3.Time management: ability to handle multiple concurrent assessments, plan based deliverable management, strong follow up and tracking

4.Strong focus on delivery when presented with short timelines and increased involvement from senior management

5.Ability to adjust communication of technology risks vs business risks based on the audience

Security Architecture Skills

1.Required In depth knowledge of application, network and platform security vulnerabilities. Ability to explain these vulnerabilities to developers

2.Required Experience in conducting Information Security, IT Security, Audit assessments. Presenting the outcomes of the assessment and obtaining buy in.

3.Required Strong focus on reviewing technical designs and functional requirements to identify areas of Security weakness.

4.Required The candidate must have working experience in the following application/network security domains:


b.Entitlements and identity management

c.Data protection, data leakage prevention and secure data transfer and storage

d.App Security - validation checking, software attack methodologies

e.Cryptography encryption and hashing

5.Desired Knowledge of standard network model and the risks that present at each layer, the functions of network equipment such as switches, routers, firewalls, proxies, vpn, and load-balancers, and to understand network architecture.

6.Desired - The candidate must have working knowledge of the primary operating systems (Unix, Windows, z/OS, Mac OS), the configuration and management of that platform at an enterprise scale, the security risks to that platform, and how to mitigate those risks.

7.Desired - experience in testing tools, at least one of Veracode, Fortify, OunceLabs, AppScan, WebInspect, Burp

Development Experience

1.Required Even though the role is not a development role, the candidate must have previous background in programming, design and application architecture.

2.Required working knowledge of programming and scripting languages: Java, JavaScript, Python, Shell scripts

3.Desired In-depth knowledge of web technologies such as Web Browsers, Web Servers, Web Services

Other Areas of Expertise

1.Frameworks, protocols and subsystems: J2EE, .NET, Spring, RPC, SOAP, MQSeries, JMS, RMI, JMX, Hibernate.

2.Knowledge of JSP /Servlet/EJB or ASP.NET, HTTP/HTTPS, Cookies, AJAX, JavaScript, Flex / Silverlight.

3.Database design and programming experience

4.Experience in conducting and / or reviewing penetration tests, dynamic vulnerability assessments and static vulnerability assessments

5.Understanding of geographic regulations and their impact on Security assessments

6.CISSP or other industry qualification

7.Desired experience working with global organizations

Educational Requirements

Bachelors Degree with minimum 5 years relevant work experience in high-paced, enterprise environment