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Senior Security Engineer, Offensive Security

V4P FEB19 014

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Technology & Development

Job Description:

Your Role Within Our Kingdom

The Offensive Security team is looking for an experienced penetration tester to join the team in the Barcelona office. This person will be working together with the rest of the global team, ensuring that all the software developed at King is tested for vulnerabilities. You’ll be part of the team in charge of performing penetration testing, red team exercises and finding all kinds of vulnerabilities inside the Kingdom.

Skills To Create Thrills

You have a self- starter attitude so you’re able to take direction and execute tasks on your own while working in a team. Other skills include:

  • BS in computer science or related field or equivalent experience

  • Strong knowledge of all sorts of vulnerabilities and the technical insights behind them

  • Deep knowledge of common web application technology stacks and the vulnerabilities that can be exploited in all the different layers of the application

  • Willingness to learn and work on other disciplines apart from web application security

  • Extensive technical experience, performing web application penetration testing and mobile application security

  • Ability for reviewing source code, being able to understand pieces of code in any major language so you can leverage that knowledge to exploit a vulnerability

  • Experience writing vulnerability reports for different audiences (security engineers, developers, managers,…)

  • Familiarity with Google Cloud services (GCP)  services and understanding the vulnerabilities that such environments may suffer from

  • Must be willing to travel occasionally

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (fluent in English)

Tasty Bonus Skills

  • Experience in planning and executing red team exercises

  • Experience reviewing Java applications

  • Hands on experience on network penetration testing

  • Familiarity with cloud services (AWS and Azure)

  • Experience with devops culture and the systems development life cycle (SDLC)

About King

King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications need to be in English.
Discover King at careers.king.com

King in Barcelona

“Even if you came to Spain to try and become the next Messi, there may still be a job in Barcelona for you.”

Barcelona is energetic, avant-garde and has the self-confident swagger of an ever-growing city. Our Barcelona Kingdom fills 6 floors in the heart of the 22@ district – a district that’s at the centre of innovation in the city.

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V4P FEB19 014

Technology & Development

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