(Senior) IT Security Engineer (m/f/d)

Some Unzer Locations
IT Security /
Full-time /
About us

Unzer is a leading European fintech company with a mission to simplify international payments for e-commerce and retail businesses. Our brand was formed from 13 companies that now contribute to building a unique product covering the entire payment flow.  
At Unzer, we are driven by the belief that customers should enjoy a seamless shopping experience, no matter where they choose to shop. We are a team of over 700 experts of 55 different nationalities, dedicated to creating a state-of-the-art unified commerce platform. Our goal is to enable businesses to delight their customers with a seamless payment experience.  
Whether you're a tech enthusiast, payment expert, or a dedicated support professional, we are looking for individuals who are passionate about making a difference.  
Our offices

We are based across Austria, Denmark, Germany and Luxembourg with a HQ in Berlin.  
Our values: 

Raise the bar – we begin each day by striving to do better.  
Deliver results – we want to focus on quality delivery - here and now.  
Together, not alone – we support and treat each other with respect, acting always as one team.  
Act with integrity – we are true to our word.  
Put merchants first – we solve merchants’ problems and prioritise our customer’s interests.  
Embrace accountability – we don't sacrifice long-term value over short-term results.

About the Team

The Security Engineering team is responsible for operating and monitoring security systems and using security services provided by cloud service providers to respond to security events/incidents in a timely manner to minimize business impacts. The team deals with security relevant tasks and projects such as security architecture design, security best practices creation and application, security incidents management, security vulnerability management and security solutions deployment in the business environments. 

What your work will look like:

    • Evaluate the security strategies and contribute to designing and implementing our security architecture. 
    • Adopt required security controls to protect company assets, working together with application architects and owners. 
    •  Mitigate security risks through security system operations, continuous security monitoring, threat analysis, and security incident response using the SOC platform. 
    • Discover standard security services offerings, install, and execute processes and standards for optimal use of security services from a variety of service providers.
    •  Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help manage security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks.
    •  Ensure compliance with security standards and compliance guidelines in all highly regulated environments. 
    • Ensure that the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about security incidents. 

What you need to be successful in this role:

    • You have over 6+ security operations and engineering experience. 
    • You have a good understanding of security architecture design concepts and practical experience in applying the concepts.
    • You have demonstrable experience working with security services offered by cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP) and can use them to protect organization’s information assets. 
    • You have strong knowledge of security analysis from the SOC perspectives (detection, triage, investigation, prevention, remediation, mitigation, etc.) 
    • You are familiar with DevOps environment and have required skill sets to apply cyber security principles, threat modelling and risk assessment. 
    • You are familiar with compliance frameworks or standards (e.g. NIST, GDPR, PCI DSS, ISO27001) 
    • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. 

    • NICE TO HAVE  
    • You are certified in AWS security specialty or have another relevant AWS certificate. 
    • You are a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) 
    • You have a deep understanding of DevOps tools or programming languages (GitHub, Terraform, CloudFormation, Python, Scripting languages, etc.)  

What’s in there for you:  

🏡 Work from home up to 60% of the time. We want you to keep your work-life balance.  
🚲 Mobility support, whether you choose Swapfiets, Jobrad, or a Deutschland ticket - we've got you covered.  
🫴 Explore counselling assistance, be it for professional or personal matters, through our associated platform.  
💰 Pension scheme, we want to give back and help you secure your future.  
🏖️ 15 days a year of workation from your desired destination within the EU.  
🕟 Flexible working hours – you get to choose the schedule that works best for you!  
📗 Learning budget of 1000 euros per year – you can develop your passions with us.  
🎉 Enjoy some fun moments with your coworkers – we throw a company party once a year and host several team events!  

*Unzer is an equal employment opportunities workplace, and we commit to hiring regardless of race, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, native language, religion, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other characteristic protected by law. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.