Application Security Architect-Various Locations
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.Application Security Architect ? Various locations This is an exempt level position. Position Summary:The Application Security Architect will be responsible for creating and managing the process, procedures and tooling of the application security program. This is a leadership, as well as hands-on, role requiring an application security professional who has a solid background in application development and coding experience, combined with an understanding of Information Security and Secure Coding / Secure Software Development principles. As the Application Security program is built, this role will be responsible for driving the buildout of standards and collaborating with the business units to implement those standards and tools. This position can be in any Global IT hub in North America, South America, AMEA or APAC.Job Responsibilities: Develop and implement the application security program in-line with industry best practices and compliance globally.Serves as highest-level technical architecture expert for software development / infrastructure teams at the program level.Determine and develop architectural approaches and solutions, conduct business reviews, document current systems, and develop recommendations of how to proceed with the applications.Work with development teams and IT leadership to build, execute and track a roadmap of Application Security maturity.Provide guidance on and oversee secure application coding practices conducted by other technical teams.Develop appropriate risk treatment and mitigation options to address security risks identified.Translate technical vulnerabilities into business risk terminology for business units and recommend corrective actions to customers and project stakeholders.Participate as necessary as a subject matter expert in the incident response program as well as other enterprise wide application programs.
Bachelor?s degree in related discipline with 5+ years? experience.Programing background and working experience in SDLC and software development tools including DevOps, Micro Services and Agile SDLC processes.Command of application security principles.Experience with application assessment tools (SAST and DAST) and application security tools. Excellent communication skills and the ability to develop and leverage effective relationships with developers, business leaders, stakeholders, and externally.Solid problem solving and analytical skills; able to quickly digest any issue/problem encountered and recommend an appropriate solution.Ability to develop relevant metrics and KPIs to communicate status, demonstrate progress and build awareness of application security program performance.Able to work at high level of autonomy in a dynamic environment.Experience working in a complex, distributed enterprise environment.Relocation assistance is available with this position.
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.
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