Application Security Engineer

Region Stuttgart area
Job category Information Technology
Language requirements English (C1)
For graduates no
Salary by agreement

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  • Dita Konupčíková

Over 2 billion people use our client's software! Do you want to work for a very hip medium-sized company in a great international atmosphere? Apply NOW for the position of Senior IT Security Expert (m/w/d) in the Stuttgart area.

Description and responsibilities

  • Automating existing manual processes on security testing and documenting processes and workflows
  • Taking care of the manual verification of web application vulnerabilities
  • Providing advice on prioritizing vulnerabilities fixes and close them within SLA
  • Consulting on automated deployments of web server stacks, using Apache/nginx/php-fpm/Redis/MySQL on Linux and IIS/ASP.NET on Windows
  • Extending existing vulnerability management for OS and applications to the entire web service hosting environment
  • Developing, Improving, optimizing security standards of our existing pipelines
  • Deploying product updates and security fixes
  • Writing and maintaining automated tests for web applications
  • Working in an AWS and Microsoft Azure environment
  • Utilizing GitLab and Jenkins

Your profile

  • University Degree (or equivalent work experience) required, preferably in computer science, security, engineering or related area of study
  • Several years of experience in Application Development and Security
  • Experience in secure development lifecycle and Web Application standards like OWASP
  • You are familiar with Web Application Scanners like Qualys- WAS, Burp suite, Nikto, OpenVas, Nexpose, Appspider, Metasploit etc
  • You have a strong web security background
  • Familiarity with threat modelling and attack surface reduction is a plus
  • Additional experience in Secure Code Auditing, as well as bug bounty acknowledgement, is advantageous
  • Vulnerability management specific to web portals as well as Linux and Windows operating systems experience is required
  • Ideally, you have worked in PHP, WordPress or Magento 2
  • Reliability, accuracy, sense of responsibility, independent way of working & ability to work under pressure round up your profile
  • Proficiency of git and git workflows is required
  • Fluent English


  • Indefinite working contract
  • 30 days of holiday
  • Work-from-home solutions
  • A nice job in a prosperous and dynamic company in Germany with high social security as well as in an international environment and atmosphere
  • Learning opportunities – internal and external
  • Working in a pleasant and highly motivated team that interacts with respect and trust
  • Attractive, spacious workplace with state-of-the-art equipment
  • First-class on-the-job training
  • Lots of room for creativity and the chance to influence the development of a company
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