Contract-to-Hire Qualifications Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information SecurityCyber Security or equivalent. 3+ years previous experience in information security. 2+ years experience working within software development. Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills including the ability to articulate to both technical and non-technical audiences. Firm understanding of enterprise class application architectures that are highly scalable and reliable and the ability to secure them. Experience of security architecture and design reviews. Experience with multiple languages such as Java, Go, Python and Perl etc. and understand how to detect and remedy related security issues such as OWASP top 10. Desired Experience Excellent analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities. Experience with securing host, database, and application solutions for multi-tier systems. Experience with Penetration Testing. Knowledge of automated attack tools and developing mitigation techniques. Hacker mindset and always strives to think like an attacker. Experience with AWS and Akamai technologies. Technical certifications within information security are a plus (CISSP, CCSP, GIAC or equivalents).