As Synopsys engages with clients in the application of our software security improvement methodologies, the Security Services Associate joins in the execution and delivery of planned project deliverables and milestones that assist clients in learning, understanding, and applying Synopsys's secure software development methodologies. You will be responsible for applying software engineering skills to assist teams in the completion of client engagements. You will employ sound communication skills interacting with clients to understand problems and provide solutions. Typical tasks span activities include translating client security requirements, conducting penetration testing and vulnerability assessments of applications and delivery of detailed written results in sections of final reports as part of deliverables to clients.


  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Ability to collaborate with project team members, take direction from the project lead and execute tasks consistently
  • Understanding of application security guidelines/requirements from OWASP Top 10 2017
  • Basic understanding of web application vulnerabilities, automated and manual testing, auditing and remediation techniques
  • Basic knowledge of Network security concepts
  • Basic knowledge of DBMS
  • Knowledge of at least one scripting language (Perl, Ruby, Python and JavaScript)
  • Ability to learn new upcoming security attacks & tools

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent. Master’s Degree preferred
  • Relevant security industry certifications will be an added advantage