Open position at Manta

Application Security Lead

Work schedule
Rua da Tabaqueira, A2, 1950-256

We are currently looking for an Application Security Engineer to join our brand new location - Lisboa!

Job is closed for applications

About your Team: 

The Engineering Team is the largest of all our teams with around 70+ colleagues. We have eight teams working on 8 million lines of code split into 1000 modules and delivering over 1000 new features per year. Feels like a challenge? Good!

Our stack is in Java 11, Spring, Jenkins, Tomcat, Neo4j, Antlr, H2 DB, Mybatis, ActiveMQ Artemis, React, Swagger, Javascript, C#, Maven, Git, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes and Openshift.

What you'll do:

  • Manage and enforce security coding guidelines;

  • Design and review design of security related product features such as user management and access rights, module communication, data encryption and protection etc.;
  • Manage processes for vulnerabilities discovered in the product and third-party libraries;
  • Manage penetration testing activity done by external companies;
  • Document security standards;
  • Work with customers and partners on security reviews and recommendations;
  • Cooperate with DevOps team for secure product deployment;
  • Create and managing threat models, inspecting data life-cycles and attack vectors;
  • Cooperate with testers to create new test cases focused on security issues;
  • Prepare the product for security certifications. 

What you should have:

  • University degree related to Information Technology, Cyber Security, or other technical degree;

  • Preferable at least 2 years of Information Security expertise in operations of the following domains – vulnerability management, threat analysis, risk assessment and dev security;
  • Familiar with coding and designing Java a JavaScript based web applications;
  • Familiar with common security flaws and security coding practices (such as OWASP);
  • Familiar with security requirements and certifications (such as ISO 27001, SOC 2, GDPR, HIPAA etc.);
  • Familiar with current authentication and encryption algorithms and processes;
  • Passionate about discovering and mitigating vulnerabilities;
  • Passionate about educating colleagues, customers and partners about security practices;
  • English language at least B2 level - If you were able to read this so far you'll be fine;
  • Familiarity with security requirements for application deployed in cloud environment (AWS, Azure etc.) is a plus;
  • Knowledge of containerization, Kubernetes and related technologies are an advantage;
  • Written and verbal English language skills. 

          Tomáš Krátký


          Founder and CEO
Tomáš Krátký
Founder and CEO

What you'll get: 

  • Health & Life insurance;
  • Stock options;
  • Self-Care days - 3 days per year;
  • Workplace Flexibility. Work From Home when you feel the need to focus. Come to the Office to promote collaboration. It’s up to you to decide together with your manager what will work best;
  • Referral bonus;
  • Annual bonus;
  • Superior training and professional development;
  • Regular team building activities;
  • Strong ties to leadership to progress your career sooner rather than later;
  • Gain experience working with Fortune 500 companies to solve complex data management challenges;
  • Mobile communications;

  • 25 time off days;
  • Flex benefit (150€ monthly that can be allocated to several options).

What I always praise and what I think is a benefit of working for MANTA is that you can talk to anyone in the company. There are no hierarchical issues or people you can't write to or give constructive feedback to. There are people here who listen to that feedback and always work on it.

Eva Žežulková, Marketing Manager

Closing Note:

At MANTA we know that professional superheroes are not born - they thrive when they are given space for self-growth, learning from co-workers, open expression, and the possibility of bringing their own ideas to the table. MANTA cultivates diversity and inclusion, regardless of national origin, age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status.

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Job is closed for applications