Senior Security Engineer

Barcelona, Spain

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Posted 7 months ago

About Glovo:

We’re a Barcelona-based startup and the fastest-growing delivery player in Europe, Hispanic America and Africa. With food at the core of the business, Glovo delivers any product within your city at any time of day. We currently deliver over +100M annual orders and operate in 22 countries, and in +300 cities. 
Our vision and ambition are not only to make everything immediately available in your city but it is also to offer our employees the job of their lives. A job where you'll be challenged and have the most fun working in through tech-enabled experiences.

Your work-life opportunity:

We are looking for an engineer with a passion for finding security holes and system vulnerabilities to join our Security team as a senior security engineer.   In this hands on role, you will collaborate with other security, system and backend engineers developing security systems, analyzing current systems for vulnerabilities and handling any cyber attacks in an efficient and effective manner.

Be a part of a team where you will:

  • Implement cloud security measures following AWS guidelines.
  • Apply security and hardening solutions across all Glovo infrastructure and applications
  • Take part in security on-call rotation
  • Develop internal security tools
  • Consult, evangelise and teach product teams on how to protect their assets 
  • Manage security incidents and mitigate them
  • Work on compliance requirements e.g. PCI
  • Build internal tools and products for satisfying security needs of our stakeholders and the company
  • Improve our intrusion detection and incident response capabilities.
  • Continually improve your technical and collaboration skills.
  • Engage and participate in the security community.
  • Maintain, operate and improve the team's services.

You have:

  • Good communication skills, verbal and written, in English.
  • 5 or more years of experience in a similar security position.
  • Experience working in a cloud-based environment (preferably AWS).
  • Proficiency in at least one programing language (preferably Java, Python or Golang) and one scripting language (Shell scripting, Python) 
  • Experience with SIEM systems and incident handling.
  • Expertise in at least two of the following domains: System and network hardening, Computer forensics, Incident handling, Intrusion detection and prevention, Security Testing and Vulnerability management & Penetration 
  • Proactive attitude


  • Experience working and running code in the cloud and using laaS and PaaS solutions, espeically AWS
  • Certifications like OSCP, OSCE, OSWE or equivalent 
  • Experience with GDPR and PCI

Experience our Glovo Life benefits:

  • Enticing Phantom Shares plan
  • Attractive Relocation package
  • Comprehensive Private Health Insurance
  • Cobee discounts on kindergarten, transportation, and food
  • Free monthly Glovo credits to spend on our restaurant products (and zero Glovo delivery fee on all Glovo orders!)
  • Cool perks such as fresh fruit and healthy snacks every day, beers on Fridays, Culture Days every 2 months!
  • Discounted Gym memberships
  • Flexible working environment

What you’ll find when working at Glovo:

  • Gas: We work hard with energy and passion for what we do.
  • Care: We act in the best interest of a sustainable future.
  • Good vibes: We always see the positive side in every situation and act with fairness and honesty with everyone.
  • Stay Humble: We embrace mistakes and feedback to learn from them.
  • Glownership: We roll up our sleeves and get work done no matter our position and level.
If you believe you match these values, we look forward to meeting you!   At Glovo we believe that diversity adds incredible value to our teams, our products, and our culture. We know that the best ideas and solutions come by bringing together people from all over the world and by fostering a culture of inclusion where everyone feels heard and has the chance to make a real impact. It's because of this that we are committed to providing equal opportunities to talent from all backgrounds.
Want to take a peek into what it's like to work at Glovo? Follow us on Instagram and like us on Facebook!

Glovo is transforming the way consumers access local goods, enabling anyone to get almost any product delivered in minutes. Our on-demand logistics connect customers with independent local couriers who acquire goods from any restaurant or store in a city, as well as deliver urgent packages for a variable fee. As of September 30, 2019, we’re currently present in more than 22 countries across Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Asia. 

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Job tags: AWS Forensics GDPR Incident response Java OSCE OSCP PaaS PCI Python SIEM Vulnerabilities Vulnerability management
Job region(s): Europe