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DevSecOps Engineer

Help us keep our product reliable and secure!

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Slido, now part of Cisco, is the industry-leading audience interaction platform. It helps users to get the most out of meetings and events by crowdsourcing top questions and engaging participants with live polls and quizzes.

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Slido is quickly growing, and we are dedicated to maintaining reliable, secure, and compliant applications while preserving our agile release cadence. Our mission is to continue delivering high-quality applications to our hundreds of thousands of users worldwide. Our success depends on the expertise of our DevOps and security teams, who ensure excellent availability, scalability, and security for our applications and infrastructure.

Position Overview:

We are seeking someone who can seamlessly integrate security practices into our development and operations processes. The ideal candidates will have a background in security engineering, a solid understanding of DevOps tools and concepts, and thrive in a collaborative and dynamic environment. If you’re passionate about security, eager to learn and grow, and excited about helping others along their journey, this role is for you.

What will your job be like?

  • Ensure Security and Availability: Play a critical role in ensuring the security and availability of our systems and applications.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate closely with development, operations, and security teams to design and implement secure development practices.
  • Automation: Develop and maintain security automation tools to streamline security practices.
  • Security Assessments: Conduct security assessments and provide recommendations to enhance the overall security posture.
  • Vulnerability Management: Support vulnerability assessments and penetration testing activities to address potential security risks.
  • Project Leadership: Lead projects related to secure software development, infrastructure security, and incident response.
  • System Crafting: Craft and document systems, write and review code, automate problems within your team’s domain, and contribute to improving the team’s CI/CD processes.
  • Incident Support: Participate in Tier-1 production support for internal systems in the event of an incident.

Are we a match?

  • Cloud Proficiency: You are comfortable working in Cloud environments, with a preference for expertise in AWS.
  • UNIX Mastery: You have a strong knowledge of UNIX fundamentals and a solid understanding of networking concepts, such as TCP/IP, HTTP, WS, and TLS.
  • Security Expertise: You demonstrate a deep understanding of secure software development practices and principles.
  • Scripting Skills: You are proficient in writing your own tools and scripts, such as expertise in Bash, Python, and TypeScript.
  • DevOps Competence: You have experience with DevOps tooling, including CI/CD, and Infrastructure-as-code, preferably with Terraform.
  • Security Toolbox: Your experience extends to security tools, such as vulnerability scanners, static code analysis tools, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Monitoring and Logging: You have practical experience with logging and monitoring systems.
  • Adaptability: You thrive in a dynamic environment and can gracefully react to high-priority requirements with little or no notice, providing clear documentation and follow-through.
  • Reliable and Trustworthy: You are known for your excellent reliability, dependability, and trustworthiness.
  • Effective Communication: Your strong communication skills enable seamless collaboration with cross-functional teams.

Why join us?

Slido is a team of 270+ people who are passionate about what we do and care about each other. You’ll have a real impact on a product being used by thousands of people globally. You will be part of the team who is building something extraordinary.

We are a company that is strongly led by our values and believe in a culture of freedom and responsibility for our people, which is why we support a fully remote or hybrid work setup.

Slido / Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Salary Range for Employees Based in Slovakia*: €2400 – 6500
* salary will be adjusted based on seniority and location

Are you curious who will you be
working with?

Feel free to connect with our Head of Engineering:

Lubo Drobny
phone: +421907752226 (CET)
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