Junior Security Software Engineer



Axway is a global leader in data flow governance. 11k clients across 100 countries use our products and services: B2B integration, managed file transfer, API and identity management, and email security– offered on premise and in the Cloud.

Axway Dublin is an autonomous R+D center - unique in offering the freedom and flexibility of a startup with the stability of a public, profitable and growing company! At Axway Dublin we develop products that manage the full lifecycle of APIs from create and govern through monitor and consume. We are in the cloud and on premise. We open up organization’s back-ends to mobile devices. We are at the forefront of digital enablement managing APIs for the Internet of Things (IoT). 5 words you hear a lot in our Axway Dublin R&D center are APIs, Performance, Automation, Scalability and Security


Axway R&D Dublin is looking for a Security Engineer based in Dublin reporting locally to Security Domain Lead and working closely with the Product Security Group (PSG), a global group that focuses on the delivery of secure products that serve numerous industries worldwide. This position will have primary responsibility for the SPOC function and guiding the secure application design, code development/review, secure product deployment (by default), secure use of cryptographic libraries, secure web applications and optimizing our use of industry leading security tools suites. This position will also play a major role helping R&D development teams in Dublin perform vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, and remediation and mitigation of findings. This position will have a role on the Privacy and Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) primarily for investigation and validating technical mitigations. The position may also provide security solutions to the OWASP open source community for projects that Axway participates in. 


Summary Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in secure web applications delivery via industry leading AppSec practices
  • Support customers, development teams, and PSG in technical analysis of tool outputs
  • Implementing security coding best practices


Experience we look for:

  • 3+ years commercial software development and automation experience
  • Understanding and experience with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
  • Knowledge of OWASP and the OWASP top 10
  • Knowledge and experience with Secure Transport Layer protocols, including TLS and SSH
  • Knowledge of PKI, and experience with asymmetric and symmetric keys cryptography
  • Technical knowledge of standards and state-of-the art capabilities for authentication and authorization schemes, including some of the following - OAuth, APIKeys, OpenID Connect
  • Knowledge of tools such as OpenSSL, Wireshark, Burpsuite
  • Good technical knowledge of security vulnerabilities and remediation
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Excellent working knowledge of Windows and Linux platforms, including shell scripting
  • Software development experience in Java, JavaScript or Jython
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field


At Away we care about everything but know our employees are our most important asset. Employee career development is an important part of the Axway culture. We strive to promote from within, helping employees to create and follow a career path that is fulfilling to them, and meets company goals. Our global presence also creates career opportunities in other countries that employees are encouraged to explore. We provide a creative and flexible working environment where people are empowered to make a difference.


Communication skills are very important for this role.  If you have the right technical and leadership skills and want to be part of a challenging journey helping us build our new Saas platform, be creative and share your ideas, we want to hear from you.


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