DevSecOps Engineer


We're growing and we're hiring!
Due to our continued and rapid growth, we are now looking to hire a DevSecOps Engineer to join our team.

As an Application and an InfoSec Ops Engineer you will mainly help us build features that protect our users (both internal and external) and support the business with design, testing and implementation of secure applications, systems, networks, database products as well as create and implement tooling and services that help Altaro safeguard the integrity of data. This position will report to Altaro Head of Technical Operations and is a full-time post based in Malta, EU.

What you will do?

  • Champion security within the software development lifecycle and collaborate with Dev and QA teams to make our codebase more secure through automated tools, architecture, third-party libraries and code reviews
  • Assist with threat modelling and create secure product features during planning and architectural stage
  • Design, build and operate security tools and products including reviewing security event logs and alerts to maintain our production systems
  • Perform vulnerability testing, risk analysis and security assessments of applications, internal systems and hosted services
  • Provide subject matter expertise on Altaro Managed Services, Web portals, Internal networks and corporate systems
  • Audit and improve existing software products
  • Provide first response, remediation, analyse root causes and develop mitigations including automation scripts for security-related incidents
  • Assist with security and compliance policies
  • Participate in security audits
  • Evaluate new technologies and processes that enhance our security posture
  • Engage and participate in the security community and keep abreast with the latest developments
  • Develop and provide practical security training to our internal user base
  • Assist with overall team operations and other duties from time to time

Who you are?

  • Solid InfoSec engineering experience with solid technical security education and background
  • You have experience in defending against several areas of InfoSec
  • Experience in exploiting vulnerabilities, grey / black box and penetration testing using different security tools and solutions
  • Experience with OWASP Top 10 web-based security vulnerabilities
  • You have a good in-depth technical knowledge of security engineering, authentication, security protocols and applied cryptography
  • Ability to analyse code, including .Net and PHP
  • You understand security in distributed systems
  • Good knowledge of GDPR, PCI, NIST, ISO 27001/2 and potentially health compliance e.g. HIPAA
  • Ability to work in a team environment with management, operations, dev, compliance, regulators and customers

Are you interested in this position? All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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Join a fast-growing developer of user-friendly backup solutions

Altaro’s headquarters are located in a state of the art building on the island of Malta, in the ‘heart’ of the Mediterranean. Our culture is driven by open discussion, collaboration and respect. We employ an enthusiastic team who understands that one way to innovate continuous data protection (CDP) technology is by taking a step back from the implementation details to understand the customer's objectives, requirements and resources.

The perks that we offer if you join Altaro

  • Prestigious clients
  • Autonomy and flexibility
  • State of the art offices
  • Work with a talented, enthusiastic team
  • Personal development programme
  • Health Insurance
  • Additional leave entitlements – Paternity/Maternity/Adoption leave

Work on an award-winning backup solution that is helping more than 50,000 customers worldwide!

Through great design, technology, innovation and support, Altaro creates backup solutions for small and mid-market businesses and large corporations.

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