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Senior Information Security Engineer

São Paulo, Brazil · Information Security

Senior Information Security Engineer

As a Security Engineer, you will improve the security posture of SumUp, assist with streamlining security toolsets, engineer security controls and take charge of the various security topics. You will serve as the primary contact for security operations in the South American region and ensure that all employees are educated on the latest security threats.

What you'll do 

  • Analyze and prioritize incidents and determine root cause and thereafter effect resolution of issues in a timely manner

  • Collaborate with internal teams to ensure the security of our Merchants

  • Develop and maintain various security tools and initiatives, create and maintain detection signatures, and continuously improve documentation of policies and procedures.

  • Automate integration of tools, workflows and runbooks to support our DevSecOps initiative and expand team capabilities

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders on various topics and the alignment of goals and objectives, in accordance with company priorities and the security operational activities;

  • Perform and organize security audits of network, services and applications 

  • Develop and deliver Security Awareness Training Sessions

  • On-call availability where required to respond to security incidents

You’ll be great for this role if you have:

  • Proven knowledge and experience in different areas of information security: Infrastructure security, Incident Management, Vulnerability management, Threat Intel, Security hardening; 

  • Experience as a Security Engineer in a fast changing environment, with knowledge of engineering, SecOps and DevSecOps concepts including automation experience with automation of tools, workflows and runbooks 

  • Knowledge about well-known security best practices (OWASP, SANS, NIST, CIS Benchmarks, etc.);

  • Experience in development and deployment of various security tools

  • Experience managing multiple projects in a fast paced environment, constantly looking for improvements 

  • Ability to clearly communicate proposed improvements to various stakeholders;

  • Experience in mentoring other team members together with strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience in securing cloud environments (AWS, Google, Azure);

  • Professional security certifications (e.g. Security+, SANS,);

  • Advanced or Fluent level of English

Why you should join SumUp

  • We’re a truly global team of 3000+ people from 60+ countries;

  • You'll have the opportunity to make an impact as we work in flat hierarchies;

  • You’ll receive a budget for your individual development, attending conferences, and external training;

  • You can truly create your own path here and help us shape the future for small merchants;

  • SulAmérica health insurance plan, Caju benefit (multiple possibilities: meals, culture, health), partnership for mental health activities with Zenklub, optional dental assistance, private pension plan, Gympass, life insurance and more.

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we create powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love. 

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.

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