Senior Security Engineer - Cyber Defense

Barcelona, Spain

Full Time Senior level / Expert
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About Glovo:

Glovo is a Barcelona-based startup and the fastest-growing delivery player in Europe, Western Asia, 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 +500 cities worldwide.
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:

Glovo’s success and constant growth is introducing new challenges in securing our assets. Among such challenges is also robust cyber defense. For this reason, Glovo is seeking a talented and motivated security engineer to contribute and drive cyber defense initiatives. The role involves building and designing solutions that improve security monitoring, incident response and proactive threat intelligence. Additionally, you will work closely with other members of the Security Team to support security tasks, awareness campaigns, and internal security projects.

Be a part of a team where you will:

  • Participate, coordinate and perform incident response globally
  • Improve our defensive intrusion detection and incident response capabilities
  • Develop and apply defense mechanisms across Glovo environment
  • Propose and create new standards and tools to improve security posture of Glovo environment
  • Provide security expertise while working across the company on critical security initiatives
  • Contribute to improving overall security of Glovo as a whole by participating in Security Team’s initiatives
  • Support Security team in fostering security culture and designing awareness campaigns
 You have:
  • At least 6 years of experience in the defensive security area (such as SOC, Threat Hunting or Incident Response) or similar field such systems security or network security
  • In-depth technical knowledge of networking, applications and operating system security
  • Experience with monitoring, analysing and understanding log sources for threat hunting
  • Solid experience with SIEM and/or IDS/IPS technologies and advanced knowledge of detection rules/signatures creation
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language such as Python or Golang
  • Experience with security tooling and features in AWS or other cloud providers
  • Proven problem solving, analytical and investigative skills combined with the ability to develop creative solutions and navigate through ambiguity in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Proven team player, collaborating well with others to tackle problems in a team-focused dynamic
  • Excellent written and communications skills, as well as strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • See computer security and its challenges as a game and enjoy it


  • Experience with security tooling and features in AWS or other cloud providers
  • Understanding of DevOps culture and what are implications for defensive security

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.   Wanna 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 C Cyber defense DevOps IDS Incident response IPS Network security Python SIEM Threat intelligence
Job region(s): Europe
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