Senior Security Engineer (m/f/x)

  • Full time
  • Team: Security
  • Graz
  • 4.6 / 5 on kununu

DevSecOps I Security I AppSec I Information Security I Secure Architecture

Are you passionate about driving security topics for a global leader that enables digital transformation? Are you looking for teammates who appreciate open communication and face challenges together as a team? As the 1st member of our Digital Business Security team in Graz you support us in establishing security as a first-class citizen throughout all Digital Business services and will work in close collaboration with our Product Security team in Linz.
Who we are: Dynatrace is a leading software product company founded in Linz, Austria with more than 2,200 employees worldwide and we are operating out of Graz as well since 2019.
Our vision: We believe the world needs software to work perfectly.
What we do: Software Intelligence to simplify enterprise cloud complexity and accelerate digital transformation. The R&D team in Graz focuses on “Digital Business”. Digital Business is a combination of platforms, tools and services to deliver an unrivaled, world-class customer lifecycle experience. With these digital services we get deep insights into the customer journey enabling us to offer proactive support and services, identify new business opportunities, drive operational excellence and ultimately ensure customer success.

Your role

  • Act as primary security point of contact for Digital Business leadership and Software Engineering teams
  • Maintain and drive the security strategy and roadmap for Digital Business
  • Provide security guidance to R&D teams
  • Build threat models and conduct risk assessments for features and services
  • Identify, prioritize and manage security vulnerabilities and incidents for Digital Business services
  • Make security an integral part of the Digital Business software development lifecycle and CI/CD pipeline with focus on automation
  • Develop and integrate tooling to ensure secure defaults and make security frictionless for engineers

Your profile

  • Technical study related to Software Engineering or Information Security
  • Minimum five years of professional experience as security engineering or similar
  • Strong understanding of Web Application and Cloud Security
  • Broad understanding of all Information Security domains
  • Ability to explain complex security topics and risks to diverse stakeholders
  • Familiarity with secure design principles, software development best practices and security tools (e.g. SAST, DAST, Vulnerability Scanning, etc.)
  • Source Code Review skills
  • DevSecOps mindset
  • English fluent in written and spoken

You will love this job if

  • you look for new challenges with newest technology.
  • you appreciate team spirit and like swapping new ideas with your teammates.
  • you take working with agile methods (Scrum, Kanban) for granted.
  • an international environment is attractive to you.
  • you are looking for a non-hierarchical and outcome-oriented company culture with a unique team spirit and start-up atmosphere in Graz.
Seeing is believing. Check out our Dynatrace Graz Lab.
Due to legal reasons, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 50,000 gross per year based on full-time employment (38.5 h/week). We offer a higher salary in line with qualifications and experience.

Please consider, when submitting your CV, that due to the current health crisis related to COVID-19, in our Labs in Austria, we are currently limited in extending offers to residents outside the EU. We are keeping the situation under review and would adjust our position, should the restrictive measures be removed.

Benefits of becoming one of us:

Sports activities

You want to stay active? We got you! Join our running courses, yoga classes or other fitness activities and challenges, and get discounts to your local gym.

Team spirit

We help each other, mentor each other and push each other to grow, fostering a unique culture of collaboration.

Healthy snacks & Food allowance

For power during your work day, we hook you up with a great selection of cereals, fresh fruits as well as coffee and tea, free for you at any time, and chip in on your lunch with food vouchers.

Flexible working hours

You can choose from various different working time models, selecting what fits your individual needs best.

Relocation support

You are ready to pack your bags for us? Our relocation support team will make sure everything goes as smooth as possible. Followed by a great offering of German courses for you and your partner.

Play time

We believe in active breaks from work. Thus, you'll find many options to get your mind off your tasks in our labs: from table tennis, ping pong and swings to game consoles and fully equipped gaming areas.

Personal & Professional development

From conference & meet-up attendances to various internal training programs, e-learning courses, our Leadership Journey and the Dynatrace Learning Platform as well as support to get various certificates – we want you to stay on top of things and continue to develop.

Innovation Days

Great ideas, deliverables, presentations, collaboration and lots of fun: That is our quarterly Innovation Days, in which you get to spend 24 hours on a project of your liking together with your colleagues and bring these ideas to life.

Leading software

You will work on the latest technologies and innovations, and create value for millions of people worldwide with what you do.


The developer conference in the heart of Europe, Linz AT. As host and organizer of the event, we always make sure that every Dynatracer interested in joining our beloved conference can do so.
Check out all our employee benefits here.

Any questions?
Feel free to contact us!

You are thinking about moving for your new job and need help?
Check out our relocation support.