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Application Security Engineer


Location: Cincinnati, OH; open to candidates within our territory of IN, MI, OH, KY, TN, and western PA

Role Summary
The Application Security Engineer will work closely with the current security services team to lead post-sales consulting projects and pre-sales engineering services, reporting directly to the Vice President of Professional Services In addition, this position will  focus on working closely with multiple territory account managers to build Cadre’s applicaton security business.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Provide application consulting services to customers on a variety of application security products including web application firewalls, application authentication, application load-balancing, application optimization, and data leak prevention
  • Assess and design application architectures to provide application security recommendations to clients
  • Perform sales engineering for security products along with facilitating and supporting these product demos and evaluations 
  • Expected to be 60% revenue billable with the remaining time devoted to administration and ongoing education and professional development
  • Support the sales process of professional services including assessment, consulting, and support services. This includes responding to RFPs, creating statements of work, and other technical sales documents
  • Manage and execute an entire consulting engagement and/or execute discrete tasks in a larger engagement with guidance from senior staff members, including documentation and report writing
  • 40% to 50% overnight travel will be required
  • Provide weekly time and status reports

Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • Experience on both Microsoft & Unix operating systems
  • Experience with TCP/IP networking and troubleshooting
  • Experience with IIS and Apache Web Servers, Databases and SharePoint applications
  • Experience with virtualization solutions such as VMware
  • Advanced knowledge of computer and network security techniques and methodologies
  • Solid knowledge of applications and security systems; including web applicaiton firewalls, application authentication
    systems, application optimization and data leak prevention 
  • Advanced security, application, and  system troubleshooting skill
  • Solid report writing skills with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Knowledge of application security controls (e.g. web application firewalls)
  • Experience with the following vendor product lines is required: F5 and Imperva


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience and practical security knowledge
  • 2-4 years in industry experience and strong security exposure
  • CISSP certification preferred
  • Vendor product certifications preferred from the following vendors: F5 and/or Imperva

Desired Characteristics

  • Dedication to 100% customer satisfaction
  • Ability to work well alone or as part of a team
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with public speaking ability

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