Security Architect

Wroclaw Poland / remotely

About us

At Aptitude Software we provide software solutions that create a world of financial confidence.

We uniquely combine deep finance expertise and IP rich technology to enable finance professionals to run their global businesses, forecast decision outcomes and comply with complex regulations.

We are proud to have served the offices of finance for over 20 years, delivering financial control and insights to empower our clients achieve their strategies and ambitions. Aptitude Software supports businesses with combined revenues approaching $1 trillion and over 500 million end customers.

Headquartered in London, Aptitude Software is an operating company of Aptitude Software Group plc. ​


What you’ll do

The key responsibilities are:

  • Design, implement, maintain and operate controls including tools, policies and procedures, in cooperation with Information Security and Operations team, for on-prem and SaaS applications, in DevSecOps operating model across portfolio of products
  • Perform security scans of applications, including web applications, assessment of security reports generated by tools (DAST, SAST, SCA, etc.)
  • Review and assess software architecture and components including OSS of portfolio products
  • Design, implement, maintain and operate security risk assessment suitable for DevSecOps realse process
  • Update job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards, participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, and participating in professional organizations
  • Enhance security team accomplishments and competencies by planning the delivery of solutions and answering technical questions
  • Respond to, and investigate security incidents and provide thorough post-event analyses

What we’re looking for

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, attributes & experience:

  • 2+ years working experience in Cyber Security
  • Well versed in internet architectures, including web, application, and database components
  • Experience in security architecture specific to software design and review
  • Practical skills in examining the security of applications, in particular web applications, detecting vulnerabilities, using appropriate tools (e.g. Burp Suite), analysing the security of source code and external components
  • Knowledge of programming techniques and languages, technologies and frameworks for applications, in particular web applications, to the extent necessary to test and assess their security
  • Skills and experience in penetration testing of applications
  • Experience with analysis of security threats and events and able to perform vulnerability scans, analyze results and assist with remediation
  • Knowledge of and experience with Cyber Security standards, risks, threats, prevention measures, and best practices (e.g. OWASP, CVSS, etc.)
  • Experience with CI/CD processes and secure SDLC
  • Understanding of key emerging network and security technologies
  • Experience with different cloud solutions, especially AWS and/or Azure
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Advantageous Skills:.

  • IT security or risk assessment certifications are advantageous

What you’ll get

  • Competitive Salary
  • Profit related bonus
  • Ability to purchase company shares on preferential terms
  • Private healthcare
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Social Fund (multisport card, gift card for Christmas & Easter)
  • EAP24 support
  • English language lessons during working hours
  • Training budget
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Hybrid work model for Wroclaw based and telework for other acities
  • Social Committee activities
  • Wellness acitivites

How to apply

Please click on the ‘Apply now’ button below and include your CV and any other relevant information that will help us get to know you better.

Security Architect

Wroclaw Poland / remotely

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