3:00-3:50 PM - TRACK 3, ROOM 1420/1430
HOW TO AVOID POTHOLES WHEN SCALING YOUR APPLICATION SECURITY PROGRAM
Have you ever wondered what it is like to build an Application Security program at a very large organization? Or how to build it at an organization that had experienced hyper growth and the security team’s hiring was not at the same pace as Engineering? What about an organization that had acquired a lot of different companies with vastly different tech stacks?
Jeevan Singh will show you how to build an Application Security program and avoid pitfalls at a hyper growth organization. The talk will cover topics such as hiring, tooling, metrics, vulnerability management, security champions and setting yourself up for success.
Jeevan Singh is the Director of Product Security at Twilio, where he is embedding security into all aspects of the software development process. Jeevan enjoys building security culture within organizations and educating staff on security best practices. Jeevan is responsible for a wide variety of tasks including architecting security solutions, working with development teams to resolve security vulnerabilities and building out security features. Before life in the security space, Jeevan had a wide variety of development and leadership roles over the past 20 years.