Application Security Engineer


Application Security Engineer

Software Engineering Madrid, Spain

We are currently seeking an Application Security Engineer to be part of the front-line defense against the cyber attackers and threats.

Do you like finding security vulnerabilities in existing software? Do you want to discover, learn and try attack vectors? Is it a challenge for you to create cracker-proof applications? Do you believe in open source and want to protect those who cannot afford it?

We are looking for an individual with independent thinking, proactive and who has a sixth sense for security vulnerabilities.

Our client is a multinational company that develops software that helps organizations create digital experiences on the web, mobile and all kinds of connected devices.


· Determine ways to close security vulnerabilities reported by security researchers, customers and community
· Create and review code that will secure thousands of deployments

· Cooperate on designing and implementing new security features

· Build trust in open source security

· Have the back of your colleagues, customers and community

· Work on a software solution with over 2M Java SLOC

· Participate in the security education

· Work with Product Engineering, QA, Release Engineering, Product Management and other teams to help create a secure enterprise open source product.


· Very good understanding of web-app Java code and related web-app technologies
· Understanding of common application security issues
· Experience in exploiting and / or fixing security issues and penetration testing
· Proven track of responsible disclosure
· Ability to identify risks related to found vulnerabilities
· Understanding and finding out a balance between usability and security
· Demonstrated ability to work in collaborative, dynamic, team-based environments
· Good verbal and written communication skills in English

For more information you can write or call to our Specialist  Fernado Rivas; [email protected] / 669 351 378

Fernando Rivas, Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Fernando joined e-Frontiers, Spain in June 2017 as a Technical Recruiter continuing his career in IT Recruitment. He has recruited across multiple sectors seeking technology experts, particularly in the areas of SAP, Salesforce and Business Intelligence. Fernando has worked with Multinational Companies and has successfully sourced and placed candidates inside and outside of the EU. Part of his success he attributes to his ability to build strong relationships with his extensive network of candidates and contacts. He holds a Bachelor in Industrial Relations and Human Resources Management from the University Complutense of Madrid and Master in Labour Law.

Specialises in: Systems Engineers, Systems Security, Security, QA, DevOps, Data, Mobile