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Leader, Cyber Security - Application Security

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Leader, Application Security – Denver, CO, USA

Are you an energetic change agent, able to adapt policies and procedures to meet constantly evolving technical and regulatory requirements? Would you like to lead a team of information specialists? Join Western Union as a Leader, Application Security.


Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

We’re a FinTech that’s using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. We’re a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.


Better requires process, discipline, and simplification

We’ll look to you to lead the team of talented engineers on assessments of the new products and features that Western Union delivers to its customers. You ensure the program can adapt to changes in the technology environment, adopting agile methodologies and cloud deployment. You’ll also provide clear guidelines and management for issues, remediation and security risk ratings. Using your leadership skills, you will drive the team and manage initiatives to enhance the continuous monitoring of application security.


We need you to have a minimum of 8 years of progressive experience, with demonstrated knowledge of modern application security techniques, including application penetration testing and mitigation. You’ll use your advanced technical knowledge and extensive experience in the development of secure coding policies, procedures, and standards including tests to be executed before and after code commits.  You are familiar with Checkmarx, Synopsis, or other similar code-scanning tools. You are motivated, resolute, process-orientated and can steer your team successfully with your customer-centric mindset and service-orientated attitude. Previous experience of agile working methodologies is also desirable.


Join us, and let’s move money for better

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. It’s an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world.  If you’re ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.


We’re a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.


Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or any other protected category.


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