IT Security Specialist

Job description

Are you interested in working on a website that has 35 million unique visitors per day? Does the thought of working with Scalable Web Architecture intrigue you? Over 200 developers are working around the world always ensuring that our service maintains its highest standard at all times. If you would like to join a diverse international team and work on interesting projects that challenge your knowledge and expertise, you’re the kind of person we want!

What you will really be doing

  • Ensure that we are always ahead of potential threats
  • Penetration testing of our infrastructure and development of scalable test strategies
  • Vulnerability research on our systems, including exotic ones
  • Development of security tools automating complex tasks
  • Take a hands-on role in building security solutions and improving existing ones
  • Proactively working with product teams throughout the development cycle integrating security best practices
  • Share knowledge with peers and mentor less experienced team members

Requirements

Expectations

  • Degree in security field or equivalent experience (2+ years)
  • Experience in Ethical Hacking of web applications and networked infrastructure
  • Knowledge of attack vectors, threat tactics and attacker techniques
  • Familiarity with common toolkits used in penetration testing
  • Experience in systems engineering with Linux systems (2+ years)
  • Experience in programming (Python, PHP, JavaScript) (2+ years)
  • Innovative thinker and problem-solver
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • Interpersonal skills sufficient to work with both technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organizations
  • An open mind, willingness to be challenged and strong desire to learn
  • Experience with OpenStack technologies is a plus
  • Experience with Agile Secure Development Lifecycle and Threat Modeling is a plus


What we are offering

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Relocation package and moving assistance from HR if relevant
  • Meal vouchers
  • Private health insurance
  • Additional holiday entitlement based on length of service with the company
  • Free gym membership

Company culture

  • Dynamic and friendly atmosphere
  • A multi-cultural environment made of 30 different nationalities, with English as the official language
  • Daily breakfast in the office
  • Free coffee, tea, and fresh fruit every day
  • Fantastic events, including Christmas Parties, Family Days, Hackathons and other surprises
  • Chill rooms, creative areas, and LAN parties
  • Company branded merchandise (goodies)
  • High quality of life offered by Luxembourg

Professional growth

  • Opportunity to attend conferences, certifications, technical workshops, trainings, and meetups
  • Free language courses in the office
  • Enthusiastic professionals to learn from
  • Possibility to advance in the company