IT Security Engineer (m/f)

Vienna, Austria
Who we are
Bitpanda is Europe’s leading digital asset platform (Bitcoin & Altcoins) and one of the fastest growing FinTechs. We have the vision of creating an ecosystem that allows a simple entry for beginners and an optimised usability for the advanced users. For this, we constantly work on new innovations and see ourselves as pioneers for the future financial and payment industry. To achieve our visions of the future, we work closely with financial services, banks and several trading platforms. Bitpanda is a visionary and rapidly expanding Start-Up, which is why we are looking for highly motivated and tech-savvy team members, who share our vision and choose to help and shape the future of the emerging FinTech industry.

Field of activity

    • Contribute to all levels of the architecture from a security perspective
    • Serve as security expert during the whole development process
    • Advice and research best practice security solutions
    • Work with Product Management and UI/UX to drive security by design
    • Staying up to date with latest testing and ethical hacking methods
    • Planning and performing penetration tests on web-based and mobile applications
    • Ability to perform system analysis of investigations after breaches or incidents, including impact analysis and making strategic recommendations for avoiding similar vulnerabilities
    • Develop procedures to automate security tasks during code builds and deployments

What you should offer

    • Solid technical skills in information security architecture, vulnerability testing and penetration testing
    • Up-to-date with the latest web trends, techniques and technologies
    • Fluent in German and English
    • Security Leadership experience in institutional financial services
    • (Nice to have) Experience with AWS security
    • (Nice to have) Experience with digital asset technologies
    • Analytical and problem solving approach
    • Experience with common threat modelling and risk analysis framework

What we offer

    • A chance to get involved in one of the leading FinTech Start-Ups and thereby help shape a growing, forward-looking and innovative field
    • An ensured salary according to the collective agreement and a possible overpayment depending on the qualification
    • Learning in the FinTech field
    • Flat hierarchy and short communication channels
    • Exciting and challenging projects, which offer room for your creative ideas
    • Prompt takeover of self-responsibility
    • Diversified and challenging tasks
    • Very good working atmosphere in a young and motivated team
    • Free soft drinks in our office in Vienna 1070