Lead Security Engineer

Job description

About You

In this fast-changing, high-paced market it is of the utmost importance to remain a stable and secure factor. Awareness for security challenges is therefore a core value that runs through the veins of all our team members. This is why we are looking for an experienced, ambitious and open minded Lead Security Engineer. 

So you.. 

  • Help us define security requirements;
  • Do risk assessments and identify actions to take;
  • Identify attack vectors;
  • Assist in securing our architecture and infrastructure;
  • Help us improve our security process;
  • Integrate People, Process en Technology (ISO 27001);
  • Execute pentests, in collaboration with external parties;
  • Assist in managing our responsible disclosure program;
  • Have a great interest in one of the subjects below:


Got to Haves

  • Proven work experience in comparable roles (information security);
  • Relevant experience with cloud security and web technologies;
    • IDS, IPS, WAF
    • Network topology and segmentation
    • DNS, VPN, BeyondCorp, DDoS mitigation technologies
  • Understanding of authentication systems and protocols;
  • Familiarity with a JVM language and Python
  • Strong hands on experience with relevant tools;
    • Nessus/Burp Suite, Metasploit, packet sniffers, etc
  • Experience with SDLC, secure coding practices, ethical hacking and threat modeling;
  • Familiar with microservices architecture and secret management, specifically in Kubernetes;
  • Strong organizational and communication skills;
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written in English and/or Dutch);

Nice to Haves

  • Experience within FinTech companies
  • Experience with Scala and/or C++
  • Experience leading a team through security incidents including and updating management and product teams