Sep 23, 2021

Senior Application Security Engineer

  • Myob Group Ltd
  • Richmond VIC, Australia
Full time Security

Job Description

Who are we?

MYOB is a business platform. Our purpose is to help more businesses in Australia and New Zealand start, survive and succeed. Our team is continually growing, inventing and disrupting conventions. To make all this happen, we are dedicated in creating an exceptional flexible employee experience for all team members and offer a culture where you can be yourself. We don’t want you to simply ‘fit’ into our already established culture, we want you to come and add to it, and make it even better!

The role

You will join the team responsible for securing and uplifting MYOB's application security landscape, providing application security advice, tooling, and technical expertise.

Application Security at MYOB is a team focused on providing positive secure development experiences, and as such a strong sense of product and developer empathy is essential for success.

As a Senior member of the team, you will lead initiatives to improve the quality and security of our systems by evaluating patterns and best-practices. You will support, teach, and mentor in security, influence outcomes, whilst supporting and maintaining the tools within our platform.

We are passionate about making a difference to our developers, continually improving our clients' experiences using our products by providing a simple, but comprehensive security service offering. We want engaging with the security function to be easy and comprehensive.

If you are drawn to the idea of being part of a team dedicated to championing improvement and want to join us on our mission, we would love to hear from you.

What we'd love you to bring

  • You’re a hardworking engineer with proven industry experience, 5+ years in an Application/Product-focused security role
  • Excellent communication skills - You can influence, engage, and talk with ease
  • Good understanding of SDLC principles and methodologies including Agile, Lean, Kanban, Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
  • Comfortable with a range of software development languages, scripting languages, and tools such as but not limited to Go, Bash, or C#
  • CI/CD-based code security tooling such as SonarQube, GitHub Advanced Security, etc
  • Proficient in one of the key public cloud offerings, ideally AWS
  • Sound knowledge of the OWASP top 10 and CWE/SANS Top 25
  • Experience with manual and automated secure code and architecture reviews
  • Mentoring, pairing, and sharing knowledge with developers and junior application security engineers to uplift development practices
  • Ability to effectively multitask and context switch
  • Driven to learn and improve

It would be a bonus to have knowledge of:

  • Penetration Testing

If you want to work and collaborate where opinions are valued and your ideas can make a difference, you should work at MYOB.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.