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Senior Software Product Security Engineer

Req ID:  3378


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

The Senior Software Product Security Engineer will identify security related requirements, analyze our software designs and implementations from a security perspective to identify and resolve security issues. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, appropriate security analysis, defenses and countermeasures at each phase of the software development lifecycle, to result in robust and reliable software for on-premises and cloud based systems.

Job Duties

* Plan, test and implement advanced software security techniques in compliance with technical reference architecture.


* Organize on-going security testing and code review to improve software security.


* Detect, troubleshoot and debug issues that arise.


* Prepare engineering designs and implement software solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities.


* Lead and document threat analysis and software security risk assessment.


* Participate in the agile team's work at all levels of the architecture, development, testing.


* Serve as subject matter expert to the development teams, be security minded evangelist to raise the level of understanding and compliance.


* Develop and document processes and work instructions.


* Provide help and consulting to team members on secure coding practices.


* Stay informed about new tools, regulations, standards, and best practices of the industry.


* Other duties as required.

Job Requirements



* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area required, or minimum of 5 years’ experience in a relevant industry.


* Minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a Software Security Engineer position or minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Software Engineer required.


* Occasional travel may be required.




* Experience in using Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SSDLC) within agile framework.


* Experience and/or knowledge of application security and code analysis tools such as Veracode, SonarQube, Cyberspect, Nessus or similar.


* Experience with security techniques, standards and methods for authentication and authorization, applied cryptography, security vulnerabilities and remediation in Windows .NET and Azure environments.


* Experience as a software developer in one of the following core languages: .NET, C#, Javascript, Angular framework.


* Experience or knowledge of web related technologies (Web applications٫ Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols.


* Experience or knowledge in threat modelling, failure modes identification and security risk assessment and management.


* Experience or knowledge of government and industry standards, guidance’s and frameworks applicable to product software development such as NIST Cybersecurity Framework, OWASP, HIPAA, SANS/CWE and/or CERT.


* Solid technical background and understanding of all aspects of security research and development.


* Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.


* Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.


* Excellent communication skills, oral and written.


* Able to work in a multi-discipline collaborative environment to include international colleagues and Olympus partners.


We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit

Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Westborough || 

Nearest Major Market: Worcester

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