Application Security Analyst

We believe that the passion and talent of our employees is our strength – it is what drives us towards outstanding performance. We offer a dynamic, motivating and sophisticated work environment with a culture that is both open and innovation and performance oriented. Our scale, scope, commitment to people, and high standards of integrity make a great place to work.

As a Security Analyst you will work as a member of the Application Operations team which is responsible for detecting, analyzing, assessing and mitigating the impact of application level attacks against systems, partners and customers. As a member of the Application Operations team, you will participate in the defense of one of the world’s leading e-commerce organizations and have the opportunity to learn, and develop skills in a truly world leading and innovative security practice.


  • Maintain and operationalize detection and response technology to allow for improved prevention and reduced threat impact
  • Lead incident response according to established guidelines, working closely with Incident Managers to document, mitigate, and communicate impact with necessary stakeholders including legal, privacy and other security teams
  • Facilitate retrospective analysis in order to ensure incident response encompasses lessons learnt and a state of continuous improvement is maintained
  • Analyze large and complex data sets to identify both new and established threats and conduct investigations
  • Respond to alerts in a timely fashion and assist in the implementation of new detection methods
  • Provide an operational response to phishing attacks against our accommodation partners and customers by mitigating impact and communicating with affected parties
  • Sharp focus on ensuring operational excellence, maintaining SLA for core responsibilities and where gaps exist, working towards innovative solutions
  • Actively participate in our goal of continuously improving our technology and techniques to enhance detection and response capabilities with data driven insights


  • Experience of working with large data sets in order to identify new patterns and trends
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in order to share knowledge, mentor peers, and to communicate effectively with different stakeholders
  • Good level of commercial awareness
  • Ability to prioritise tasks based on both customer and business impact
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent experience with web application security is a plus
  • Intermediate to advanced level of understanding regarding computer security concepts at both technical and procedural level
  • Ability to read and understand Perl or Java is a plus
  • Strong Understanding of leading industry guidelines on secure programming practices from organizations such as OWASP and SAN

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