Senior Application Security Engineer

Senior Application Security Engineer position with asap starting in Budapest!

  • Conduct application security code reviews of applications, identify design flaws and vulnerabilities, help Engineering team to address the findings
  • Lead security reviews and threat modelling of new features, architecture changes and security tests
  • Identify security gaps in the software development lifecycle and enforce use of security practices through automation
  • Perform security assessments of the application
  • Organize and manage security vulnerabilities from identification to resolution (security vulnerability management)
  • Cooperate with various product teams to secure the build and release pipeline
  • Work with Information Security team on improving Application Security program through policies and procedures
  • Improve product protections based on new threats and vulnerabilities
  • Support team members with the best security practices, tools and procedures, documentation, raise security awareness and help with security trainings


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent
  • 2+ years security experience
  • Strong understanding and experience with security libraries, security controls implementation and security vulnerabilities
  • General security experience and knowledge of internet protocols, networking and application level attacks
  • 5+ years software development experience
  • Experience with JavaScript in both backend and frontend
  • Experience with REST APIs, GraphQL or both
  • Experience in Agile software development
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to identify repeatable processes and automate them quickly


  • Professional experience with NodeJS
  • Professional experience with React
  • Professional experience with Java
  • Professional experience with Kubernetes
  • Professional experience with cloud environment like GCP, Azure or AWS
  • Experience leading small teams (2 to 4 devs)
  • Knowledge of OWASP Application Security Verification Standard and OWASP SAMM
  • Experience with bug hunting or penetration testing


  • We provide a Premium Generali Company Health Care package to all of our employees.
  • Our colleagues enjoy a broad range of post work social activities.
  • We ensure to mark all events and enjoy office party celebrations.
  • Our working environment is very enjoyable, spacious and bright with excellent faculties.
  • We have large cooking and entertaining areas, gaming rooms, team building environments and a healthy balance of competition/social networking.
  • We are known for our fabulous team cultural meals on-site. Why not bring your culinary skills to the office.
  • Our workplace supports a hybrid system that enables Remote Work and Office Work at the same time.
  • Our office is 10 minutes walk from the Gyöngyösi utca Metro Station. We also have extensive Bicycle parking and Car Parking availability.
  • We support and contribute to our communities through our Employee Volunteering Programme.
  • You are at the right place - Liferay Hungary has won the "Best Employer" prize in 2020 by Kincentric! Check it out here .

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Job Type
Information Technology

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Kovacs Lehel, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Budapest
Budapest, Szabadság tér 7, Bank Center

Telephone: +36704122191

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