Data Security Engineer (m/f)

Berlin, Germany Full-time

About us

With Gesundheitscloud, the Hasso-Plattner-Institute (HPI) is establishing a patient-centric platform for digital health data. The project addresses the current deficiencies in the healthcare sector by giving patients ownership and full control over their data, at the same time enabling digital health applications to provide highly personalized healthcare. You'll work with us to build a cloud-based system that interconnects the different areas of the digital healthcare landscape through cutting-edge technologies all the while maintaining the highest levels of privacy and data security.

This is an opportunity to join a lean team with significant strategic and financial backing from widely regarded organizations, and to work on a project that has the potential to become a major driver of societal change. The HPI itself holds a unique position among the German universities in the area of IT systems engineering. It offers research and teaching programs with the highest standards and has significantly contributed to the advances of computer science on an international level with partners in academia and industry. 

www.gesundheitscloud.de (in German)

Who You Are

  • You love security engineering and designing architectural solutions that reduce security risk
  • You are a clear thinker who is able to see the big picture behind systems architecture
  • You hope to be part of cutting edge, high profile projects
  • You’re living in or willing to move to Berlin, DE

Requirements

  • Extensive, proven experience implementing and deploying real-world secure application architectures
  • Expert knowledge of encryption technologies, cryptography and key management, as well as authentication and control of application permissions
  • Strong track record of identifying common application layer vulnerabilities and the ability to explain these risks to developers
  • University degree in cryptography, cyber security, computer science, or related engineering discipline
  • 5+ years of cyber security engineering and software systems development experience
  • Experience in a technical leadership role is a plus

Our tech stack

Scala, Java, Go, Finatra, Play, ES6, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Ansible, Azure, PostgreSQL, SAP Hana

We offer

  • A competitive salary and a workstation of choice
  • Flexible work schedules and a start-up mindset
  • The opportunity to have an impact on improving peoples' lives with innovative technology
  • Working with cutting-edge cloud and data management technologies
  • Opportunities to keep learning: we encourage the participation of trainings and conferences
  • An inspiring atmosphere on the HPI campus and excellent connection to public transportation
  • World-class Espresso and soft drinks are on the house

Contract: full-time 
Start date: immediately