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Security Engineer

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We are The Mobile Bank.

Our vision is to build a bank the world loves to use.

Technology and design empower everything we do.

N26 is Europe’s first Mobile Bank with a full European banking license. We redesigned the banking experience to be simple, fast and contemporary. Founded in 2013 by Valentin Stalf and Maximilian Tayenthal, N26 has more than 430 employees and more than 1 million customers in 17 countries. N26 has raised more than $215 million from renowned investors including Allianz X, Tencent Holdings Limited, Li Ka-Shing’s Horizons Ventures, Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures, members of the Zalando management board and Earlybird Venture Capital.

Once here you will

  • Use penetration testing skills and methodology to strengthen our internal and external applications and services.

  • Use software engineering skills to build services for security related topics such as: access management, continuous security testing, intrusion detection, fraud and abuse detection.

  • Use systems engineering skills to architect and build out solutions and frameworks that address current and future threats.

  • Use your knowledge of security architecture to help software engineers build secure products and services.

  • Perform application security design, threat modeling and code reviews.

  • Improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes.

  • Delve into large datasets to find significant features, anomalies and patterns.

  • Enable other engineering teams to find flaws before they are introduced into production.

  • Perform reactive incident response when a security event occurs.

  • Perform proactive research to detect new attack vectors.

  • Educate technical and non-technical staff through our security awareness training program.

  • Improve our customer education program.

What you will bring along

You have some of the following skills:

  • Be passionate about information security

  • Deep technical knowledge in:

  • Cloud and network security

  • Web application security

  • Mobile security

  • Strong understanding of microservice architecture and working with scalable software.

  • Software engineering experience in at least one of the following languages: Java, Kotlin, Go, Python.

  • A knack for finding flaws in software and you can effectively communicate how to fix them

  • Familiarity with fuzzing as a way to find bugs

  • Strong knowledge of secure coding best practices, the OWASP top 10

  • Correctly balance security risk and product advancement

  • Adversarial thinking and you love fighting the bad guys

  • Ability to be hands-on and drive solutions to completion.

  • Excellent communication skills

What we offer

  • High degree of autonomy
  • Working with international, highly engaged peers
  • Flat hierarchy and open communication
  • Getting things done attitude
  • Keep up to date with our InsideN26 Magazine
  • A stack of the most modern technologies
  • Exciting challenges
  • Find a career path. Not just a job. Some of our benefits and rewards can be found on our careers website

Sound good? Send us your application online, and we’ll get back to you soon.