Senior Security Engineer (m/f) - XING Corporate

For a better working life

For a better working life

Senior Security Engineer (m/f)

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! We currently have an opening at our headquarters in Hamburg.

Our security and technical risk management team tests and monitors our plattform and hardens it against potential attacks. The team works closely with our development, site operations, legal and customer facing units to assess security- and data protection risks. Use your chance to contribute to the security of our successfull web application as well as the security of our 15 million users.

A challenging task

  • You are the go-to person in all questions regarding security
  • You test and review code before new features are launched 
  • You establish an appropriate monitoring to detect attacks in time
  • You supervise security-audits and establish security relevant processes and standards
  • You are able to sensitize the development teams to secure software development, consult in new projects and conduct awareness-trainings
  • Assistance with information management

A convincing background

  • Degree or apprenticeship in computer science, software development or similar discipline
  • Several years of experience working in security engineering
  • Strong Linux-Skills and a good network in the security-community
  • You command a good understanding of coding and ideally have development or systemadministration experience
  • Certificates and first experience in network-security is a plus

An inspiring environment

XING offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Hamburg. As well as flexible working hours, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We offer a wide range of training courses in addition to German, English and Spanish lessons, regular team and offsite events, and lots of fun. We also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as a Proficard public transport ticket, restaurant vouchers and travel insurance. And let’s not forget the smartphone or iPad that you can use privately. You’ll also be provided with a high-end Macbook Pro, and our offices have table football tables. If you’re feeling really sporty, we also have great gym deals, and various other benefits….

If this profile matches your expertise, experience and aspirations, we’d be delighted to receive your full application, including salary requirements and possible starting date.

We're an Open Source contributor ( and let the world know what we're doing ( while also organising public user groups and coding events.



Karsten Krausch

Karsten Krausch

Senior HR Manager

Software Engineering 

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