App Security Engineer - Intern (Tempe, AZ)

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Job Description

The Application Security Engineer Intern will assist in integrating security into the development of Allstate's applications. You will work closely with the product and software development team to threat model, vulnerability scan, and pen test the early software, system, and network architecture and identify required control points in the application stack. You will also work with developers to diagnose, document, and remediate application security vulnerabilities.

  • Work closely with application development and platform teams to implement software security that is tailored to the specific risks facing the organization, including threat modeling and applications security advisement services.
  • Assist in conducting application security assessments / penetration tests and implement tools for dynamic/automated code reviews
  • Work with development teams to help instruct them in secure application development and provide guidance on the development of web-based training for ongoing awareness.
  • Assist in conducting code reviews and penetration testing
  • Develop and maintain unit and integration tests designed to ensure security controls are tested on every build

Job Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related technical field
  • Knowledge of the OWASP Top 10
  • Must have an understanding of agile and software development practices
  • Academic experience in application development
  • Proficient in at least one development languages such as Java, Groovy, Ruby.
  • Strong self-starter who has the ability to operate independently.
  • Oral/written presentation skills
  • Understanding and Passion for learning about Agile/XP/Scrum/Kanban methodologies
  • Understanding of Test Driven Development built on User Stories
  • Understanding of Continuous Integration/Testing/Delivery
  • Basic familiarity with Metasploit, Burp Suite, Fuzzing, Gaunlt, and Jenkins is perfered

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Benefits and Perks

  • Pension plan plus 401K
  • Career path/succession planning
  • Mentoring programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Generous paid time off (with option to purchase additional days)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Health and wellness benefits, including: nutrition/weight management, smoking cessation program, stress management, lifestyle coaching, financial resources, healthy choice/subsidized meals at corporate cafeterias, on-site fitness center / doctor / pharmacy / massages
  • Corporate discount programs (insurance, automotive, childcare, mobile phone plans, fitness centers, retail)
  • On-site services: convenience store, doctor, pharmacy
  • Employee Resource Groups including Allstate Women's Information Network (AWIN), Professional Latino Allstate Network (PLAN), Allstate Asian American Network (3AN), Allstate Network of Gay and Lesbian Employees and Supporters (ANGLES), African American Working Network (AAWN), Young Professional Organization (YPO), Parents Working Together (PWT), Allstate Adoption Network (AAN) and Allstate Veterans Engagement Team and Supporters (AVETS)

Join our award-winning team!

Diversity, balance, innovation and providing an environment where employees can thrive. These are all core values at Allstate, and we have the awards to prove it:

  • #8 on InformationWeek 250 Most Innovative Users of Business Technology 2015 – Information Week
  • Best Places to Work for Recent Grads 2013 – ConnectEDU
  • Top 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2012– Computerworld magazine
  • 50 Happiest Companies in America 2013 - CareerBliss

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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