Posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 3:55 PM
New York Life Insurance Company ("New York Life" or "the company") is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States*. Founded in 1845, New York Life is headquartered in New York City, maintains offices in all fifty states, and owns Seguros Monterrey New York Life in Mexico.
New York Life is one of the most financially strong and highly capitalized insurers in the business. The company reported 2016 operating earnings of 1.954 billion. Total assets under management at year end 2016, with affiliates, totaled 538 billion. As of year:end 2016, New York Life's surplus was 23.336 billion**. New York Life holds the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from all four of the major ratings agencies: A.M. Best, A++; Fitch AAA; Moody's Aaa; Standard and Poor's AA+. (Source: Individual Third Party Ratings Report as of 8/17/16).
Financial strength, integrity and humanity-the values upon which New York Life was founded-have guided the company's decisions and actions for over 170 years.
Job Function and Key Duties and Responsibilities
The Senior Software Security Advisor is skilled software security/risk professional who enjoys security / privacy / risk related work and is an expert in application security, secure coding practices, software security testing methodologies; as well as secure application architecture and design. This highly visible role within the CISO's organization will provide software security advisory, consulting and at times remediation expertise for ongoing development of the New York Life Software Security Center of Excellence.
The well qualified the candidate will drive and overall software security program design/build/run for the software that NYL develops and/or uses. In addition, the candidate will apply his/her detailed risk expertise to provide guidance in, risk remediation, with regards to architecture, development, testing of the software that NYL uses.
Role and Responsibilities
:Lead the Application Security function and the enterprise application security framework development, compliance, strategy and governance for the CISO Organization (2nd line of defense) which services all business units and corporate groups across NYL.
:Leads 2nd l line software security consulting efforts to support various NYL application development teams : includes application security reviews, requirements, threat modeling, analysis of software vulnerabilities, remediation prioritization, and other key 2nd line software security program deliverables.
:Supports the oversight of software security testing and vulnerability remediation for new, legacy, hosted/SaaS and COTS platforms across the NYL environment.
:Supports the review of 3rd party software that NYL may acquire.
:Helps to set requirements that drive the engineering, analysis and performance of application security technologies; as well as reviewing the output of these systems and processes.
:Lead the development of security policy and standards that effect application security across the enterprise
:Manages the delivery of software security policy and standard that affect the lifecycle of coding practices, testing methodologies and other key software security related practices.
:Provides guidance to the evaluation and development of emerging application protection technologies at New York Life.
:Consulted on Technology Security engineering deliverables as part of coordination and delivery of application penetration testing, architecture and design review decisions for assigned areas of expertise; contributing an expert understanding of vulnerable conditions and remediation prioritization approaches.
:Provides education and coaching to less experienced staff to encourage quality and consistent approaches with regard do application security.
:Maintains contemporary knowledge of current and future application security technologies, concepts and architectures.
• Location: New Jersey
• Post ID: 148662717 nynj