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Job Description

We are seeking a professional individual to join our team as a Senior Security Engineer (d/f/m).

The eBay Kleinanzeigen Tech Platform Team is responsible for a variety of tasks, like development and operation of core and shared services, configuration and infrastructure management, release engineering, supporting the enforcement of security governance policies. This includes the architectural design and implementation of solutions running on top of our Hybrid (GCP, AWS and Open Stack) Cloud Infrastructure.

As a team, we believe in continuous improvement, automation, and creating opportunities through innovation. We are eager to try out new technologies both as part of our daily work and through slack time, hackathons, and innovation initiatives.

The role:

  • You will support our development teams with guidance on and implementation of traffic filtering to protect us from malicious actors
  • You will help define overall application security strategies, procedures and operational processes to ensure predictable software development outcomes
  • You will contribute to the definition and refinement of Information Security processes and procedures
  • You will facilitate and provide technical leadership for our Security Community of Practice
  • You will develop and maintain security utilities and metrics dashboards that help team to track/report on compliance and potential improvements
  • You will handle reports from bug bounty and responsible disclosure channels.
  • You will work with compliance, legal and other partners to address interactions with related authorities and regulator entities
  • You will be part of our continuous improvement processes
  • You will be responsible for your professional growth leveraging tools and opportunity offered by the wider Adevinta organization



  • B.Sc. in computer science or a related field or relevant professional experience
  • Mastery of software security products and technologies
  • Knowledge of web related security framework
  • Proficiency with software development languages like Java or Go
  • Proficiency with public or private cloud solutions (such as GCP, AWS or OpenStack)
  • Proficiency with monitoring and alerting solutions
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Any security certification is a plus

Additional Information

  • Opportunity to shape the way we work. Your feedback and opinions are valued at all levels of the organisation
  • Benefits including stock purchase plan and annual bonus plans
  • Flexibility to work when and how you want - flexible hours, autonomy to set your own agenda, choice of phone and computer
  • Smart Working Policy - work remotely some of the time, balanced with time in the office together with your team - between 5 and 45 days per quarter in the office depending on each team. (Please clarify this for your team during your first interviews!). 
  • ‘Work from anywhere’ weeks - up to four weeks working from anywhere, including from another country, as long as you have an internet connection!
  • Additional three months fully-paid parental leave time
  • Career development, including individual training budget and language classes
  • 28 days of holidays

Adevinta is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status. 

Covid-19: We’re reviewing the situation on a regular basis to ensure that we follow all local government guidelines and put the health of our people first. All interviews are currently taking place virtually. 

Company Description

eBay Kleinanzeigen is the most-visited general classifieds site in Germany and growing at speed. Currently, we have more than 45 million live ads and 35 million unique visitors per month – with the majority on mobile devices. eBay Kleinanzeigen helps people find whatever they’re looking for and every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less.

Customer centricity and passion for our products is what helps us to develop our platform. Our agile environment, weekly usability tests, prototyping and multi-functional teams make our product better every single day. If you’re passionate about joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to building an ambitious and diverse work environment, join eBay Kleinanzeigen.

eBay Kleinanzeigen is part of Adevinta: a global online classifieds specialist and sustainability leader with 40+ products in 15 countries.