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Web Security Engineer

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About the job

Would you like to be part of building the most sought-after streaming service in the Nordics – with the ambition to become the European streaming champion? Launching our fantastic product in new markets is a NENT corporate strategy and a top priority. 

We are now looking for a Web Security Engineer to help us secure our web platform, make sure that our service is always up and running and create the next generation of streaming services. Are you our next colleague?

The position   

During 2021, we will bring Viaplay to the Baltics, Poland and the US. With expansion in mind, our top priority is to have a secure, scalable and resilient platform that is always up and running. Now we need additional resources with expertise within the field of cloud-based web and application security - and here is where you come in! With your knowledge and experience using industry best-practices you’ll help us define security strategies with a hands-on role developing technical solutions. You’ll work in a close collaboration with the Cloud Platform team, the TOC Engineering team and other relevant developers. 

Your solutions will ensure the continued availability and integrity of our product and platform focusing on security surrounding websites, applications and services such as APIs. You will be responsible for providing observability, monitoring and automation to detect, identify and mitigate threats, vulnerabilities and risks. If you are all about Cloud, Web and building security solutions - we have an offer you cannot refuse!  

The challenge ahead   

With your experience you will help to define our strategy and choice of security systems, tools and services and implement them in a brilliant manner. Some of your daily challenges will include:  

  • Using a wide array of security tools and services to monitor our web traffic. 
  • Setting up infrastructure that supports the analysis of our web traffic
  • Implementing state of the art WAF:s.  
  • Developing automation solutions for data collection and infrastructure as code.  
  • Using AWS solutions to monitor, identify and mitigate threats in our Cloud platform.  
What we are looking for   

We believe you are currently working as a Web Application Security Specialist, SecOps or DevOps Engineer, Cloud Developer or Site Reliability Engineer with relevant experience. You are an analytical problem solver at heart, quick to find solutions and with an active interest in tech and security. You should be a communicative individual that thrives in a collaborative team environment where knowledge sharing is the key to success. 

Candidates should have demonstratable experience in the following areas:     

  • Web, application and network security using defense-in-depth strategies. 
  • Mitigating web base attacks such as SQLi, Cross-site Scripting and credential stuffing. 
  • Hands-on programming skills in Python
  • Vulnerability management and incident response processes. 
  • AWS, especially security solutions and services, cloud infrastructure and implementing infrastructure as code. 
  • Data collection and aggregation using solutions such as ELK, Splunk or Datadog. 
  • Metrics collection, storage and visualisation using Prometheus, Grafana, etc.  
  • Docker and service containerization. 
  • Linux. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.   
  • Sharing knowledge and experience to others.

Bonus experiences that will make you stand out from the rest:   

  • Site Reliability Engineering (SRE). 
  • AWS WAF, Shield and DRT. 
  • CDN integration. 
  • Knowledge in other development languages such as JavaScript and Golang. 
  • Frontend development in HTML/CSS, etc. 
  • Code auditing and vulnerability detection. 
  • Understanding of writing automated test suites.   
We offer you
  • Freedom to try out new things and independent decision-making by our autonomous teams.
  • We build everything in-house with cutting edge technologies.
  • We inspire others and share knowledge openly.
  • A place to grow and learn from our mistakes. We have a learning and development focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training and regular internal technical talks.
  • An innovative environment with hack days two times a year.
  • An international and diverse environment with people from all over the world working here. We have 35+ different nationalities in the office coming from different backgrounds. 
  • An attractive offer with a beneficial occupational pension plan, insurance plan, health care, 30 days of paid vacation, flexible work hours and parental leave pay lift. 

Our HQ is in Stockholm, but our market is the Nordics. You will become part of an amazing company with great people, content and culture. If this feels like your kind of challenge, please apply and attach your CV or LinkedIn profile. This is an ongoing recruitment and the position might be filled before the last apply date. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact our recruiter Max Moen at  

Open to relocate? No problem! We offer relocation services.  

Nordic Entertainment Group AB (publ.) (NENT Group) is committed to equality and diversity and we welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and marital status. We want to make sure your recruitment experience is the best it can be – so, if you’re selected for an interview, please let us know if there are any adjustments we can make that would be helpful for you.  

Nordic Entertainment Group AB (publ.) (NENT Group) is the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider. We entertain millions of people every day with our streaming services, TV channels and radio stations, and our production companies create content that is experienced around the world. We make life more entertaining by telling stories, touching lives and expanding worlds – from live sports, movies and series to music and original shows. Headquartered in Stockholm, NENT Group is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (‘NENT A’ and ‘NENT B’).  


  • Perk: New technologies New technologies
  • Perk: Team work Team work
  • Perk: Hackathon Hackathon
  • Perk: Wellbeing allowance Wellbeing allowance
  • Perk: Competent and fun colleagues Competent and fun colleagues
  • Perk: Parental leave premium Parental leave premium
Who are we

Streaming services, radio networks, TV and production companies. It's our mission to create compelling stories that reach beyond media outlets and touch people's lives.

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