Application Security Engineer

Company Description

We are Netcompany-Intrasoft, a leading European IT Solutions and Services Group with strong international presence and expertise, offering innovative and added-value solutions of the highest quality to a wide range of international and national public and private organizations. More than 500 organizations in over 70 countries worldwide have chosen the company's services and solutions to fulfill their business needs.

For more information regarding our company, current projects, and openings around Europe, please consult our website:

Job Description

A day in the life of a Senior Application Security Engineer

As a Senior Application Security Engineer, you will be part of the Information Security Department and you will drive the design, implementation, operation, and monitoring of the Secure Software Development Lifecycle roadmap of Netcompany-Intrasoft according to the business strategy and selected information security standards and best practices. Moreover, you will lead projects for the adoption of security by design principles in Netcompany-Intrasoft products and software development services, and enhance security assurance levels related to application security through DevSecOps culture and automation.

Your main duties will be:

    • Define secure architecture patterns and secure design specifications together with software architects to guide software implementation
    • Perform threat modeling in software architecture and software design artifacts prepared by software architects
    • Lead research and investigation activities to propose implementation of application security controls at the code level
    • Lead the execution of manual secure code review to identify and report security issues and weaknesses
    • Lead the review of output from automated application security testing (e.g., SAST, DAST, SCA) and perform triage activities to assess relevancy of discovered vulnerabilities, rate their security impact and propose mitigation actions
    • Lead scoped manual security verification assessments with specialized tools (e.g., Burp, ZAP Proxy, Postman and other) and prepare reports describing issues towards development teams
    • Develop and deliver application security training activities and workshops
    • Give presentations on technical application security topics towards internal development teams
    • Evolve the implementation and configuration of scanning policies in DevSecOps tooling (e.g., SAST, DAST, SCA)

    By joining Netcompany - Intrasoft, a leading IT company, you will be part of a hub of 1.700+ tech enthusiasts in Greece. You will work using cutting-edge technologies that contribute to the design and delivery of solutions and products for challenging, large-scale IT projects, that affect the lives of millions of citizens around the globe



    If you have

      • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering field;
      • Master Degree in Information Security field or related work experience of 3 or more years
      • Advanced skills in understanding workflows written in programming languages such as Java, C#, JavaScript and/or Python;
      • Extended experience with identification and mitigation of OWASP Top 10 risks and CWE Top 25 vulnerabilities;
      • Hands-on experience with secure design and security controls implementation in software applications that follow the micro-services architecture pattern;
      • Practical experience performing threat modelling using relevant methodologies (e.g., STRIDE, PASTA, OCTAVE)
      • Advanced technical knowledge in the following domains: HTML, CSS, URLs, DOM, Browser/Server Communication, Web & Application Servers;
      • Technical knowledge in  the following domains: Operating System Internals, Cloud Architecture, Container technology, Networking, Cryptography, Authentication mechanisms, Authorization controls, Input validation and DevSecOps;
      • Good knowledge of security verification tools such as Burp Suite, ZAP, SonarQube;
      • Good knowledge of risk measurement frameworks (e.g., CVSS, CWSS);
      • Excellent command of the English language (C2 level).

      …then this position is suitable for you!

      It would also be a plus if you had

      Any of the following qualifications will also be considered a great additional asset.

      • Any Application Security certification, (e.g. CASE, CSSLP, CASS, CSP, GIAC Certified Web Application Defender).
      • Any Information Security related certification, (e.g. CISSP, CEH, ISACA’s CSX, Microsoft AZURE Security Associate, AWS Certified Security Specialty).
      • Any other Application Security Micro-Learning certification, (e.g., Burp Suite Certified Practitioner, Online Course Completion certifications by Udemy, HackTheBox,  etc.)
      • 2 or more years hands-on experience in Software Development
      Additional Information

      We ensure equal opportunities, treatment, and consideration to all candidates. Discrimination based on sex, racial or ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation or marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other factor protected by applicable laws and regulations is prohibited. At Netcompany-Intrasoft we respect human rights as part of our culture, and we focus on creating a positive workplace in which all employees are valued and where diversity and inclusivity are welcomed.

      The safety and well-being of our employees remain our top priority. Please note that Netcompany-Intrasoft’s recruitment process is being conducted virtually due to preventive measures against the Covid-19 pandemic.

      Our culture

      Our people are the most important element of our success. Our work life is well defined by our set of fundamental Values 


      *Please submit your CV in English

      All applications will be treated as strictly confidential.


      Athens, Greece

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