Security Engineer / Researcher



Location: Germany & Netherlands

Level: Mid - Senior, 3+ years experience

Mondoo is creating a new way that helps companies keep their users and data safe from hackers around the world. We believe that a great user experience and visual design will help our users to love and enjoy our product and make it easier to take action against attackers.

Your impact

We believe in finding simplicity in an increasingly complex industry and bringing some joy back to our users’ work. To achieve this, we are building a dedicated security engineering/ researching team that works closely with our users, customers, and the product team to build the security content. As a Security Engineer/Researcher, you will be part of an experienced team that works together to develop new security recommendations using common hacking techniques and transfer them into policy-as-code to provide our customers with better security knowledge against hacking attacks. If you like the idea of working on a wide range of technologies at the core of modern cloud systems, and joining a supportive team that shares this passion, we’d like to hear from you.

Your role

  • Investigating and blog about new attack techniques
  • Creation and Maintaining of Mondoo’s technical IT Security recommendations
  • Penetration Testing of Mondoo’s Infrastructure and Software
  • Design and run IT security workshops at Webinars or Conferences
  • Build up and contribution to our own Hacker Lab

Your experience

  • Playfulness, creativity and passion for IT security
  • Strong and demonstrable affinity for IT security
  • Solid technical basic knowledge of IT as well as confident handling of TCP/IP, Linux and Windows
  • Experience with common pentesting tools, e.g. Kali Linux, Nessus, Burp Suite, NMap, OpenVAS, Metasploit
  • OSCP or similar certificate is an advantage
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in computer science, IT security,  electrical engineering, or related discipline


Note: Applicants must already be legally allowed to work in Germany or The Netherlands.