Application Security Manager at an Indigenous Financial Institution – PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria

PricewaterhouseCoopers is a multinational professional services network of firms headquartered in London, United Kingdom, operating as partnerships under the PwC brand.

Job Title: Application Security Manager

Reference Number: 130-PEO01134
Location: Nigeria
Department: People & Change Nigeria
Job type: Permanent

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain application security baseline and standards across all applications within the Organisation.
  • Responsible for enforcing application security controls in line with PCI DSS and ISO 27001 standards.
  • Conduct risk assessments on in house and third-party applications.
  • Responsible for ensuring all newly deployed applications into production environments are adequately tested and critical vulnerabilities observed are properly addressed before Go-Live.
  • Conduct Static Code Reviews and security testing from design stage of new application development to ensure vulnerabilities are identified and corrected at the early stage of the development lifecycle.
  • Conduct regular dynamic application security testing on production applications to identify and facilitate remediation of vulnerabilities.
  • Responsible for integrating security tools, standards and processes into the software development lifecycle (SDLC) and DevOps frameworks.
  • Provide security framework for application related projects and liaise with stakeholders to improve secure coding development standards across the organisation.
  • Develop a framework for testing third party Application programming interfaces (APIs) and their integration with applications within the organisation’s environment.


  • A minimum of a degree in Computer Science / Engineering , Information Technology, Electrical Engineering or a related field from a recognized University.
  • Professional Certifications in CISSP or CISM will be an added advantage.
  • A Second degree is an added advantage
  • Minimum of Eight (8) years of relevant IT work experience which may include Information Security, IT Infrastructure Management, IT Vendor Assessment and over two (2) years in a managerial role
  • A must have experience in writing and testing web applications and web services in the following programming languages – C++, Java and JavaScript.

Application Closing Date
10th July, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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