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Cyber Security Engineer (m/f/d)

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Cyber Security Engineer (m/f/d)
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Information Technology
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Description & Requirements

Job Description

PAYBACK is the world’s leading multipartner loyalty program. As an international player, we operate in German, Italian, Mexican and Austrian markets. We have a broad range of products, which we plan and implement in the heart of Munich. They cover a wide spectrum, including, but not limited to:
  • Mobile App starring PAYBACK Pay, Germany’s #1 mobile payment solution
  • Angular based web frontends, which reach millions of customers over, embedded sections of our partner’s websites and over kiosks our partner’s stores
  • Realtime rating engine, which allows us to reward our customers in the blink of an eye

Our guiding principles
Two words: Continuous improvement
Two areas: For our customers and in our code


  • Develop, execute, and track the performance of security measures to protect information and network infrastructure and computer systems.
  • Identify, define, and document system security requirements and recommend solutions
  • Configure, troubleshoot, and maintain security infrastructure software (e.g., Crowdstrike).
  • Install software that monitors systems and networks for security breaches and intrusions.
  • Monitor systems for irregular behavior and set up preventive measures.
  • Identify, assess, investigate, and manage professional attacks.
  • Take initial measures and countermeasures
  • Coordinate teams during cyber security attacks
  • Conduct and document root cause analysis and lessons learned
  • Define, integrate, and review Indicators of Compromise.
  • Support our information security activities in the cloud by developing, implementing, and operating controls to secure cloud-based systems


  • Several years of professional experience in the field of IT or cyber security
  • Analytical mindset and ability to work independently
  • Understanding of the current threat situation
  • Structured and organized problem solving
  • Concise, fact-based, and structured communication of results
  • Team player who can contribute and share insights well
  • Good written and spoken German and English skills
  • Good programming skills (ideally in Python)
  • Knowledge of cloud security (GCP, AWS, Azure).
  • Good knowledge of cloud-based security products such as Crowdstrike Falcon


  • Grow like a Pro: Continue learning through individual professional development, grow with us to shape our future together
  • Tasty Breaks: Every visit to our ESSZIMMER tastes like like a short visit to Italy – also for vegetarians and vegans
  • Do it your way: In- house KINDERZIMMER, flexible working hours, 30 vacation days and up to 3 days working from home per week
  • Move it, move it: Our bonus program for your well-being - have fun in our 24/7 TURNHALLE and enjoy our goodies for your body and mind during our health weeks
  • Get Together: Meet and spend leisure time with colleagues – in our SPIELZIMMER at a Mystery Coffee, be part of our popular Social Days, ski events and seasonal highlights such as Christmas parties, summer parties and team events
  • Easy Going: Coming to the office is not only fun, but also affordable choosing between a MVG job ticket or travel allowance