We are a young and fast-growing start-up from Utrecht focusing on the e-commerce and online marketing sectors. Channable was founded 7 years ago and developed into a company with an international team of 150 innovative and enthusiastic professionals. While you can still benefit from the start-up vibe, working at Channable also means being part of a professional company with a highly skilled Development team. We are now looking for a Security engineer who likes the challenge of a continuously rescaling environment.
We have a strong engineering culture with a focus on correctness, reliability, and maintainability of our code. We have a number of services written in Python and in Haskell. Each service exposes a REST API and our services are composed together in a service-oriented architecture in which we can continuously improve each service.
We employ a continuous integration pipeline that allows us to quickly and safely deploy features, updates and fixes several times per day. Our infrastructure is running on Google Compute Engine and we strive to automate each part of the software development process as much as possible.
You will work on maintaining and improving the security of our infrastructure and applications. You will also help us respond to immediate threats and vulnerability reports, assess them, and either implement solutions yourself or design how they could be implemented. You are familiar with OWASP and related security terminology.
Summarized, your tasks will include (but will not be limited to) the following:
If you want to read more about our development adventures, check out our tech blog: https://tech.channable.com/
You can also take a look at some of our open-source work at https://github.com/channable to get a feeling of how we work together and what our code looks like.
Ideally, you have extensive experience in (web) application security and Linux security. You should be interested in operations and in keeping a complex distributed application running and secure at all times. And you can identify yourself with our core values. In more concrete terms, we expect you to have the following:
And then there are some things that are ‘nice to have’:
Candidates of all levels are encouraged to apply. Our preference is to hire a candidate with at least a few years of experience, but we’re also open to applications from recent graduates.
'What’s great about DevOps at Channable is the innovation and the culture. You get to work with cool new technologies and find solutions to new challenges. It’s a quickly growing company, where engineering and people are central. Everything you hear about the great culture is true: the colleagues are super helpful, you learn quickly and the parties are great fun.'
- Tijmen de Jong, DevOps Engineer
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