Senior Security Engineer

Eindhoven HQ

This is what you will tell people at parties 👋

At Sendcloud we have an all-in-one shipping solution, where we automate the shipping processes for e-commerce. With more than 25,000 customers throughout Europe, and soon beyond, Sendcloud is aiming to become the leading shipping solution worldwide. We have a high performing environment and we get rewarded for all of our wins.  Together with Sendcloud, I am on a mission to empower businesses with world-class shipping.

What you will do in this role 🤩

By integrating application security principles and practices into software development and operations, teams can deliver new software and services at agile speed without compromising application security. You will be a part of platform engineering with reach and impact towards our engineering department and practices. 

In this role you will:

  • Help the teams build secure software solutions by pushing left on security tools (such as security and data scanners).
  • As a lead engineer you will be hands-on (80% of your time), but also help manage the performance of the security engineers and help recruit and shape more junior security engineers. 
  • Perform triage on reported vulnerabilities.
  • Do proof of concepts providing detailed analyses on security vulnerabilities and possible solutions.
  • Help develop and drive a security roadmap and drive prioritization together with our agile lead
  • Be hands-on and work with DevOps and platform engineering in understanding infrastructure and automation when it comes to security implications.   
  • Conduct security research and vulnerability scans on our platform.
  • Conduct source code and configuration security audits.
  • Provide solid secret management and security monitoring.
  • Raise security awareness within the organization.

Our perfect match💗

  • At least 5 years of experience as a security engineer, in either cloud / networking / application related fields.
  • At least 5 years of experience working as system / DevOps / infrastructure engineer. 
  • Strong experience working in AWS and its native services.
  • Strong experience in having everything as code, working with Terraform and python as a glue language.
  • Strong in communication, interaction with other engineers, and team / cross-team work.
  • Strong influencing skills, being able to translate security threats into business impact.
  • Hands-on experience with pushing left of security tools.
  • Background in software engineering, preferably as a Python backend engineer.
  • Experience working in an agile environment with multiple teams developing, testing, and deploying many times a day.
  • Experience in large environments where you need to maintain quality at an ever-increasing scale.

You share our core values;

💩  No bullshit: we don’t like big egos, we like honesty, transparency & openness. Share your mistakes with us and learn from them!

🎯  Grow & Win: Keep on learning and improving, from each other, mistakes and by actively searching for ways to keep on developing your skills.

🎠  Have fun: you are not afraid to be yourself and you love to be surrounded by your awesome colleagues!


  • Work within a vibrant, evolving, young and International company certified Great Place to Work! 📌  
  • A flexible hybrid working model (1-2 days in the office per week) and a dedicated 500€ budget to set up your home office.
  • A good salary that grows with the company and your accomplishments
  • After 3 years of employment, you get a sabbatical of 4 weeks from us
  • Keep growing with a study budget of €2000,- per year!
  • Stay fit in our Sendcloud gym!
  • Pension scheme
  • Discount on a health insurance 
  • Access to many different discount programs, shop til you drop! 🛍
This position is open to worldwide candidates.  We offer (in-house) relocation assistance, which will make sure that you have a smooth relocation process.🏠
  • A relocation allowance of €3.000 (net) to help you cover the costs of your move to the Netherlands.
  • A flight ticket to the Netherlands for you (and your partner and children moving with you, if applicable);
  • Transfer from the airport to your first accommodation
  • We will help you out with your work VISA (and legal fees) and applying for the 30% ruling (if applicable). Read here more about the complete process.
Curious about the application process? Check it here!


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