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Application Security Specialist
Cognizant Tech Solutions

Application Security Specialist

Cognizant Tech Solutions
Type of work
Employment Type
B2B, Permanent
Operating mode

Tech stack

    Software Development

Job description

Online interview
Friendly offer

Location: Poland, Kraków

What we do:

As Top Employer, we are dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses — helping them go from doing digital to being digital. Cognizant Poland offices are in Gdansk, Wroclaw, and Kraków. With the capacity to support various clients, we offer a world of opportunities for both professionals and graduates. You can expect five-star training, a chance to realize your career goals, and a range of benefits. Be Cognizant!

About the role:

We are seeking for Application Security will work with in-depth knowledge of both strategies and acceptable risk tolerances across a broad scope of applications


  • Report to the Global Manager of Application Security with responsibility for implementing AppSec technology
  • Maintain knowledge of Company systems, applications, and security process and services.
  • Develop findings based on application security principles, deliver findings to application teams
  • Threat model applications and advocate for controls that protect the business against financial loss occurring from application exploits, data exposure, fraud, & social engineering.
  • Provide escalation path for security inquiries, issues, and incidents across the scope of applications.
  • Conduct research on industry trends and maintain knowledge of competitive landscape and digital innovations.
  • Develop subject matter expertise of GPC’s brands, product lines, customers, and industries


  • Vulnerability management + VAPT + Application security + DAST + SAST+ Threat Modeling + Development Background
  • Application Development & Security roles including experience in vulnerability management
  • Demonstrated experience with application security penetration testing and toolsets.
  • Demonstrated experience software threat modeling & application architecture review.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills commensurate with a senior experience level.


  • Degree in Computer Science or Engineering fields, or equivalent experience

What we offer: 

  • Opportunity to be part of a global organization focused on development.
  • Open-minded and multinational environment
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Professional development and clear career path
  • Employee referral program in place
  • Extensive benefits package: Multisport Card, Lux Med medical healthcare including dental care, life insurance, cafeteria benefits.

For more information about us, visit Cognizant Poland.

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