Security Engineer (m/f/d)

Über uns

A healthier life is a happier life.

Vivy’s mission is to empower users in taking charge of their own health and medical narrative. With our holistic (universal) approach, our Mobile Application transforms users from being passive patients to proactive individuals to take charge of their own health. Adhering to the highest standards of data protection and encrypted technology, Vivy is the one place for users to consolidate with medical professionals, medical documents and health data at their fingertips.

As one of the first technical startups in the healthcare industry, our team is determined on creating real value that benefits our users lives by personalising user centric features. Based in the heart of Berlin as an international team we are always looking for charismatic and ambitious professionals who are ready to rattle the healthcare system.

Are you ready to join the revolution?

Your Role

Vivy is looking for a Security Engineer (m/f/d) with a deep passion for security to join our team in Berlin as part of the IT-Security department. 

This person should have experience with a variety of systems, languages, tools and architectures. For this role, you will report directly to our Head of IT Security and work closely with the development and legal teams.  

Your Role: 

  • Develop and review security concepts related to cryptography. (Especially e2e encryption, sharing scenarios and PKI)

  • Ideally bring a substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art security principles, theories, attacks and also provide robust measures to mitigate the issues.

  • Ensure product conformance to standards and specifications in healthcare industry.

  • Responsible for security in continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) process.  

  • Responds to customer/partners security requests or events as they occur.

  • Be a security advocate, represent the security of the product in-house and at online communities, interact with experts, demonstrate the product at peer events and conferences.

  • Provide trainings to developers.

Your Profile

  • Ph.D or a Master's degree in Computer Science, IT-Security, Mathematics or equivalent discipline is a plus.

  • 3+ years of experience (or equivalent) in the field of system security research, applied cryptography, computer architecture and programming.

  • Perform security code reviews but also understand the context and identify blind spots which the tools cannot simply check during static/dynamic code analysis. 

  • Advanced knowledge of encryption standards, authentication, password storage, MFA & secure protocols.

  • Conduct technical audits periodically to determine security violations and inefficiencies.

  • Experienced with forensic tools and ability to monitor and/or investigate security breaches.  

  • Responsible for white paper/presentations focusing on security including details on technical controls regarding how Vivy protects its users data.  

  • Reverse Engineering skills.

  • Fluency in English, German is a plus

Our offer

  • High degree of autonomy and crucial role in a highly motivated and talented team

  • Be part of an international, ambitious and successful team

  • A technology-focused and permanently changing and adapting environment

  • An opportunity to shape the face of a product that will enhance the life of millions of people  

  • A challenging job in an exciting startup

  • Flat hierarchies, as well as short and open channels of communication

  • Fresh fruits and snacks everyday at the office