Cyber Security Engineer

  • Full-time

Company Description

About Us

Meet slice - the simplest way to pay! ⚡

We are a one-stop payment app for all your spending needs. Our goal is to make money management simpler & faster for you. We provide an easy & transparent app to help our members transact seamlessly using card or UPI and manage all their spends at one place.

We have 12Mn+ registered members with an average age of 27, making us a market leader for the Gen-Z and millennials. 💪

Oh, btw, our users get up to 2% cashback on all card spends and enjoy new offers every week with spark. They can also scan & pay in a flash and easily send money to friends using slice UPI. 💥

We are backed by leading investors such as Tiger Global, Insight partners, Advent International, Blume Ventures, and Gunosy Capital. 🖖

We believe in equality. Period.

At slice, we are committed to building a diverse and talented workforce. We never discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, colour, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by the applicable law.

We consider all qualified job-seekers with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the applicable law. Additionally, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities in order to participate in the job application or interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

Come join our crew!

Job Description

About the role

As a Cyber Security Senior Engineer at slice, you’ll contribute technically to advance the Cyber Security program at slice and help the company in Compliance related tasks. You will anticipate and identify risks within projects and share any issues with senior members of the team. You will confirm that work is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer.

What You will do

  • Review Software applications for potential security vulnerabilities by conducting application security reviews i.e. Secure Design review, Threat Modeling.
  • Conduct Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Tests on identifying the vulnerabilities in the application, build the strategy for mitigation, and track the security fixes. 
  • Liaison with Developers, Architects, Project Managers to understand the working of an application, how effectively they are implemented and where security mechanisms are employed. 
  • Identify risks across the IT estate, including assets, applications, databases, network and other infrastructure components. 
  • Contribute to process, procedures, and tool identification/development. 
  • Assess new technology products and projects utilizing security technologies pertinent to the department. 
  • Understand the business requirements, evaluate security of the potential products / solutions, and provide technical recommendations.
  • Ensure the application and infrastructure is in compliance with the security requirements and industry standards.


What you will need

  • 2+ years of experience
  • Solid understanding of security vulnerabilities in Web, Android and iOS and APIs
  • Hands on experience on penetration testing of web, APIs and mobile based applications
  • Current knowledge of security best practices, common exploits, and threat landscape
  • Knowledge and understanding of secure SDLC (System Development Life Cycle) methodologies
  • Effective communication skills to deal with stakeholders (engineers, product, business teams) on anything related to Application Security
  • Experience in automation and scripting
  • Familiarity with AWS services and AWS concepts, Github, etc.
  • Good understanding of Linux related concepts
  • Experience in Bug Bounty programs is a plus
  • Any contribution to the open source community is a big plus

Additional Information

Life at slice
Life so good, you’d think we’re kidding:  

  • Competitive salaries. Period. 
  • An extensive medical insurance that looks out for our employees & their dependants. We’ll love you and take care of you, our promise. 
  • Flexible working hours. Just don’t call us at 3AM, we like our sleep schedule. 
  • Tailored vacation & leave policies so that you enjoy every important moment in your life.    
  • A reward system that celebrates hard work and milestones throughout the year. Expect a gift coming your way anytime you kill it here.  
  • Learning and upskilling opportunities. Seriously, not kidding. 
  • Good food, games, and a cool office to make you feel like home. An environment so good, you’ll forget the term “colleagues can’t be your friends”.