Application Security Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Av Andalucia, 30

Your mission
We are looking for an Application Security Engineer with a strong passion for problem solving and attention to detail to join our team in Malaga.
What you'll do:
  • Research, learn and work with the newest tools!
  • Work as part of the Fortris Security Team with a focus on application level security
  • Implement a software assurance model designed to address security defects early in the delivery pipeline
  • Perform security architecture design reviews for new features and product releases
  • Perform code reviews and advise developers on remediation techniques
  • Be an advocate for secure coding practices across all engineering teams
  • Facilitate internal training on various security topics to raise awareness and interest
  • Manage  external-  and  perform  your  own-  penetration  tests,  and  lead  remediation projects to enhance existing security features
  • Improving  the  Secure  Software  Development  Lifecycle,  working  with  and  keeping development teams up to date with secure coding practices
  • Create documentation and presentations for security champions on the development team
What you bring:
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • At least 5 years in Cybersecurity and Application development
  • Advanced level of English
  • Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Computer Science or an equivalent degree
  • Experience  in  Security  Engineering,  Threat  Modelling,  Penetration  Testing  and Security Code Review
  • Deep  knowledge  of  common  web  application  vulnerabilities  (e.g.  Injection  Attacks, XSS, CSRF, etc.) and their mitigation strategies
  • Experience in OWASP ASVS Implementation and verification
  • Experience in developing web applications and Java programming
  • Deep knowledge of standards and methodologies OWASP, PTES
  • Experience with security assessment tools like Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP, etc.
  • Experience with secure coding practices and automating security checks in pipelines
  • Hands-on experience implementing and tuning SAST/DAST
  • You have the ability to exploit security flaws on web applications and APIs manually

What we offer:
  • Work from home or from our office in the centre of Málaga
  • Challenging and exciting projects at an innovative international company that uses cutting-edge tech and Apple equipment
  • Collaborative teams and agile multicultural environment
  • Competitive salary with flexible compensation plan
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 paid vacation days + public holidays
  • Private health insurance
  • Relocation Package for you and your family, including soft-landing service to help you settle in
  • Free English/Spanish lessons
  • Free parking provided if needed
  • Amazing office in Málaga city centre
  • Team building events, learning labs and corporate events
  • Ongoing learning and professional development opportunities
  • Office perks including games console, football table, books; fully stocked kitchen with unlimited coffee, organic fruit, ice-cream, etc
  • Great Place to Work certified - Málaga Best Workplaces
About us
We integrate digital assets into enterprise and institutional treasury operations. 

From payroll to cross-border transactions, Fortris was built from the ground up to slot right into your existing financial tooling.

Founded in 2017 by a team of payment and security veterans, we’ve designed a platform that links directly into a company’s infrastructure, making the adoption of digital assets simple.

As the world changes, we are ready to help your organization transition to the next step in financial technology.
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