Vantiv Sr. Application Security Engineer in Durango, Colorado


  • Lead the effort to document secure coding techniques, including via standards, best practices, and patterns.

  • Collaborate with engineering and QA teams to ensure secure development standards and secure coding best practices are followed.

  • Assist Security Architecture and Engineering teams with the architecture and design of security solutions for internal organizations, focusing on application-level security and secure software development.

  • Provide technical advice to internal organizations in the area of information security, specializing in application-level security and secure coding techniques.

  • Develop and deliver training around secure development lifecycle and secure coding practices.

  • Evaluate and prioritize newly discovered or reported software and implementation vulnerabilities by severity and risk.

  • Participate in evaluation processes for application security tools and services.

  • Maintain static and dynamic security analysis tools.

  • Monitor trends in information technology and application security that could have an impact on the security of products, processes, infrastructure or customers.

  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.

  • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or equivalent work experience.

  • Minimum 5 years experience in application development and/or in an information security role focused on application security

  • Security certification (CISSP, CSSLP or relevant SANS GIAC) desired.

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) required.