Infrastructure Security Engineer

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Job details

  • Full-time
  • calendar
  • map markerPorto, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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Blip was founded in 2009 and in 2012 became part of a Group of Companies with Headquarters in London called Betfair and in February 2016 of a bigger group that resulted of the merger of Paddy Power and Betfair (online Sports betting). We are in the API Billionaire’s club alongside Twitter, Facebook, eBay and Google more than 2.5Bn API calls being served every second of the day, every day of the year. Blip is growing to become the best place to work in Porto and already are 300 Blippers!

Mission: Created with the purpose of making a difference in the web application world, we thrive to make our contribution count every day.

What can you expect from Blip? At Blip we care about people and their development. We have a sense of humor and an open minded style, always waiting for new ideas to improve our processes. We use state of the art technologies, languages and frameworks and try to always keep updated about the best ways to make beautiful code.

We are looking for a passionate and talented Security Engineer to join our Infrastructure Security Engineering team. This is a technical, hands-on role that will work with a variety of security tools and technologies protecting enterprise and production environments. This role is responsible for helping to secure systems, network infrastructure, endpoints, services, in a cutting-edge private cloud environment.


  • Provide security requirements into the operations and engineering functions
  • Work with the wider technology teams to define infrastructure security standards and policies
  • Ensure enterprise security within AWS for our industry-leading technology company and platforms
  • Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls to known risks and threats
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of existing security controls in meeting a defense in depth security model
  • Responsible for maintaining anti-DDoS Solutions and working with SIEM
  • Provide leadership to team members within security function
  • Recommend, develop, deploy, maintain and support security controls that meet defense in depth goals and improve efficiency and capabilities through automation and machine learning

Main requirements

  • +2 years of proven information security experience, ideally in a large enterprise

  • Strong understanding of Cloud services, architectures

  • In-depth knowledge of networking, preferably including experience with software-defined networking

  • Strong technical knowledge of operating system security (Linux/Unix and Windows)

  • Broad experience of infrastructure security core disciplines such as vulnerability management, intrusion detection. Experience with SDN, infrastructure as code


  • We believe we’re at our best when you’re at yours, that’s why we consider Blip as a Second Home!
  • We are committed to your development so we enjoy sharing and learning;
  • Here success is contagious and we want to celebrate it with you!
  • In the Porto city heart, we value relationships and friendship, that´s why we have breakfast together!
  • You will emerge in state of the art technology and IT challenges!
  • You will live and share our values: Collaboration, Relentless Will to Win, Agility, Integrity and Low Ego.

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