We took an unobvious approach to starting a payments company, building a platform from scratch. Today, we're the payments platform of choice for the world's brightest companies. Speed is the foundation of our company. We think fast. We work fast. We launch fast. We are honest, direct, and try to have some fun too. We're creating our own path, with a global team driving sustainable growth. To maintain our momentum, we need people to join us in finding new ways of solving our unique challenges - people like you.
Infrastructure Security Specialist
We are looking for an infrastructure security specialist who can help the company in making the right choices while keeping up our speedy growth. In this role, you will help the Infrastructure team to define and implement the appropriate security controls, supporting them to prioritize their efforts and to apply automation when required. You will propose technical solutions to solve complex problems in a fast-growing environment, to keep our platform secure and resilient. Someone who can make informed decisions in a fast-paced environment, being able to assess risks properly, and communicate them to the appropriate stakeholders in a way they can understand. Understanding compliance implications of the decisions you make will be just your day to day and you will understand how to translate high level requirements to specific technical solutions.
What you'll do
Help defining the appropriate technical controls that our System Engineers will have to implement, creating an overview to report on current security status
Analyze and identify gaps in systems designs and provide the appropriate recommendations
Solve enterprise security challenges in a practical and future-proof way
Engage in deep technical discussions about implementations and their associated risks and mitigations
Test proof of concepts for implementations applicable to help solving and automating specific problems
Who you are
Knowledge, experience and skills in one or multiple of the Infrastructure Security domains: Network security, Encryption and Key management, System hardening (Unix/MacOS), Monitoring, Authentication, Incident management, Vulnerability management, etc.
Experience in automation with scripting or programming languages such as Bash or Python.
Ability to learn new technologies quickly and with minimal guidance
Thrives on technical challenges and takes pride in solving them
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Who we are
Adyen is the payments platform of choice for the world's leading companies, delivering frictionless payments across online, mobile and in-store channels. It is the only provider of a modern end-to-end infrastructure, connecting directly to Visa, Mastercard, and consumers' globally preferred payment methods. With offices around the world, Adyen serves nine of the 10 largest U.S. internet companies and many worldwide retailers. Customers include Facebook, Uber, L'Oreal, Casper, Bonobos, and Spotify.
Ready to meet us?
If this role looks like your next challenge, apply by clicking the below link. We can't wait to meet you!