Senior Cyber Security Engineer for Ciklum Digital

Gdańsk, Islamabad, Málaga, Remote

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Ciklum is a leading global digital services and software engineering company, serving Fortune 500 and fast-growing organisations. Headquartered in the UK, we unite 3,500+ software developers, designers, product managers and data scientists around the world building tailored digital solutions that leverage emerging technologies.

We are enabling digital transformation for some of the largest household names and platforms in the digital economy. Ciklum is the place to make your tech ideas tangible and join the global projects redefining industries.

We are looking forward to seeing you as a part of our team!

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Description

On behalf of Ciklum Digital, Ciklum is looking for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to join our team.

About Quality Engineering Team:

Quality Engineering Center of Excellence is an international award-winning Quality Engineering department that has rapidly evolved over the past 7 years to become a mature Quality Engineering service provider with 250+ professionals working in 7 main directions: QA Consulting and Management, DevOps, Manual, Automation, Support, Performance, Cyber Security and Robotic Process Automation.

Our main principles are:

  • People are over processes and hierarchy.
  • Flat and open collaboration/communication increases creativity and brings more value to the business.
  • Investing in people and innovations ensures your future.
  • Reuse and share your experience – Develop best practices, publicize and follow them.

Quality Engineering  Center of Excellence is an optimal environment for your professional involvement and growth.

Project Description:

Our client is an online food ordering company founded in Kuwait. It operates in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Oman, Qatar, Jordan, and Egypt. It is the largest online food ordering company in the Middle East.

Technology background: Main application hosting is established in AWS, some applications are in physical datacenter in the UK. Applications are developed on .NET platform.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the in-house security team to drive wide security initiatives
  • Patch management
  • Support in compliance and audit project
  •  Executes architecture reviews
  •  Security projects estimation, participation in analysis of security team efforts
  • Guide middle and junior engineers through projects
  • Vulnerabilities discovery in Manual and Automated ways as part of Penetration testing and Application Security reviews
  • Evaluation of security risks and recommendations for risks mitigations
  • Documentation of security findings, security testing report preparation and review
  • Communication with clients
  • Presentation of the team’s work results and reports to clients
  • Security training and knowledge sharing for internal QA and Development teams

Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science or related field
  • At least 4 years of relevant work experience including but not limited to: Web and Mobile Application Security, Penetration testing, Vulnerability assessment, and Code-level Security Auditing
  • Experience with defensive and offensive security tools and techniques
  • Good understanding and independent application of cloud environment, CI/CD, testing, and validation
  • Independently applies best practices for information security (frameworks, standards, controls, architecture, privacy, anonymization, monitoring, alerting)
  • Ability to work as part of the Security incident response team
  • Ability to manually find and exploit at least OWASP Top10 Web vulnerabilities
  • Ability to manually find and exploit at least OWASP Top10 Mobile vulnerabilities
  • Familiarity with OWASP Testing guide
  • Experience with various penetration testing tools (e.g. BurpSuite, Metasploit, OWASP ZAP) on Linux and Windows
  • Ability to operate by vulnerability assessment tools like Tenable Nessus or Rapid7 Nexpose
  • Experience with HTML, XML, JavaScript, CSS, SQL, and JSON
  • Experience with one or more scripting languages: Python, Ruby, PHP, Bash, and Perl.
  • Ability to read source code and find issues using tools or manually in .NET or Java
  • Knowledge and understanding of Application Security, System and Network Security, Authentication and Security protocols
  • Upper-intermediate English level

Desirable

  • Relevant work experience in one of the following: Development, QA Automation (Web, Mobile, etc.), and Security consulting
  • Professional certifications. For example, issued by: Offensive Security, eLearn Security, SANS, CREST, Mile2, SecurityTube, ISACA, (ISC)2 and EC-Council.
  • Experience with Bug Bounty programs (e.g. BugCrowd, HackerOne)
  • Security related publications, blog posts, and/or participation in tools development

Personal skills

  • Good team player motivated to solve complex tasks
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated, self-disciplined and result-oriented
  • Strong attention to details and accuracy
  • Independent, Self-starter, Initiator
  • Excellent communication skills for work with different groups within the project

What's in it for you

  • Career growth opportunities
  • Realization of your innovative ideas in building new Ciklum Solutions and Services
  • Friendly collaborative teams and enjoyable working environment
  • Professional skills development and training programs
  • Variety of knowledge sharing, training and self-development opportunities
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions Gdansk or Wroclaw
  • Work from home/100% remote
  • Private medical healthcare fully covered by Ciklum with a possibility to cover family members
  • Fully covered life insurance – 100 000 PLN
  • Fully covered drug insurance – up to 2 000 PLN/year
  • Multisport card 100% covered by Ciklum – Benefit Systems, Plus package
  • Parking space 50% covered by Ciklum