Application Security Engineer

As an Application Security Engineer you will be crafting the tools that will enhance the security of our products, and help our development teams in creating uncrackable codes
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops incredible software for the online gaming industry. Living by the motto “Fearlessly Forward,” innovation is at the centre of everything we do, whether it’s our games, new products and technologies. We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes.Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills, and that comes from the diversity of our people. 

The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof,) and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a pleasant, supportive place to work – whoever you are. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and move Fearlessly Forward.

What you'll do

As an Application Security Engineer, you will join our newly formed Application Security team to help design, enhance and build our Application Security Tools and Services in addition to supporting TWS’ Product Development teams in writing secure code in an agile development environment. You will build and maintain security tools, perform code reviews and assist embedding security practices into our continuous delivery pipelines.

Responsibilities:

  • Help define consistent secure coding practices for all TWS technology projects throughout the planning and delivery cycles 
  • Assist developers with the triaging of security finding and ensure that application security risks are mitigated where necessary
  • Help development teams reproducing exploits and mitigating vulnerabilities in software products
  • Assist in the definition and uptake of security requirements based on the Application Security Verification Standards 4.0 
  • Collaborate with product and architecture teams to embed “bullet proof” OKRs into TWS’ development practices
  • Develop, optimise and maintain automation techniques and processes to improve scale and efficiency of application security at TWS

What you'll bring

  • Hands on experience with Java, JavaScript and Python 
  •  Deep understanding of OWASP Top 10 with proven track record and experience in implementing and integrating remediation strategies 
  • Excellent understanding of web application technologies, frameworks and protocols with respect to applications development and deployment 
  • Well versed in web application design and penetration testing 
  • Experience in implementing enterprise level secure SDLC frameworks  
  • Ability to effectively communicate security risks to a technical audience and impart knowledge around mitigation techniques 
  • Experience in implementing security testing tools (e.g. SAST, DAST and IAST) 
  • Solid problem solving and analytical skills, able to digest technical issues and recommend appropriate solutions 
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently

What's in it for you

  • Challenging and fulfilling work at an innovative, global company that uses cutting-edge tech
  • Global work experience in an agile methodology
  • International, friendly and inclusive multi-cultural environment (over 35 nationalities that speak altogether almost 30 languages!)
  • Competitive salary and relocation packages for you and your family
  • Flexibility of working from home/office to stay both safe and collaborative
  • Flexible working hours, well-being programs, learning and growth opportunities
  • Team building events, learning labs, Hackathons/Designatons 
  • Opportunity to shape the tech community inside and outside of The Workshop, mentoring and sharing knowledge with others
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Málaga

Calle Severo Ochoa, 16
29590 Málaga Directions View page

Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.


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