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Senior Security Testing Engineer Budapest, Hungary or Remote

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Senior Security Testing Engineer Description

Job #: 56913
Since 1993, EPAM have been helping the world's leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world.
With software defining everything today, applications are more complex and always changing—each amplifying vulnerabilities.

EPAM has relied on our Engineering DNA to underpin our work with clients, leading to major innovations, digital transformations and business results. We have expanded geographically, as well as extended our core engineering capabilities to include business consulting, design and physical product development. We have been at the forefront of some of the most exciting technology-led transformations in the industry, and our story continues into today’s modern age of agile delivery, big data, machine learning and AI.


By tightly connecting offensive and defensive measures, we design and automate comprehensive security programs for our customers that are fit for modern software development lifecycle (SDLC) and DevSecOps. From architecting and building to assessing and testing, we enable enterprise applications to self-defend against threats. To be able to cope with the above, EPAM established its Security Practice in Hungary after other locations.


For EPAM Budapest office we are looking for an experienced Senior Security Testing Engineer to be involved in the full project security lifecycle from analysis and planning to development and deployment.

What You’ll Do

  • You will work independently being fully responsible for the results of the security assessment. Scope and tasks may vary depending on the project and customer needs
  • You will be engaged to perform penetration and vulnerability assessments of target system(s) in lawful and legitimate manner acting like an insider (internal penetration test) or external user
  • You may be involved in the full project security lifecycle from definition of security requirements till final security review and project closure
  • Create a security testing strategy to a complex project - integrated to other Testing, SecOps, Development, and CI/CD processes
  • Identify of relevant security specs and standards
  • Define security requirements
  • Vulnerability assessments
  • Define security tools and associated security checks
  • Perform Web security testing and Penetration testing
  • Scoping and estimating tasks, as well as managing multiple tasks with minimal supervision
  • Risk Management
  • Collaborate with technical and management personnel across the full security assessment life cycle
  • Document all disclosed issues using different reporting formats
  • Develop security testing trainings to project team
  • Provide remediation suggestions to correct disclosed issues
  • Collaborate with personnel responsible for writing and presenting proposals to prospective clients


  • As a Professional Security Testing Engineer, you are required to have advanced technical expertise in Enterprise Applications Security Testing
  • Several years of proven practical experience in application security testing
  • Ability to perform evaluation of requirements, processes, technologies from security standpoint
  • Ability to select, educate and communicate the right solution based on client requirements and objectives
  • Ability to explain assessment results to technical and non−technical personnel
  • Experience in development of security−related documentation
  • Experience in security assessments of Web Services (SOAP, RESTful)
  • Experience in security assessments of Web Applications
  • Hands-on scripting expertise
  • Good overview about DB testing and DB Security

Nice to have

  • Certification in security field
  • Ethical Hacking experience
  • Previous experience as Developer, xOps or Software Testing Engineer
  • Understanding and practical experience in security testing methodologies (OSSTM, OWASP, PTES)
  • Ability to develop, implement and guide security assessments’ process on the project
  • Experience in security assessments of Mobile or Network security

We offer

  • Dynamic, entrepreneurial, high speed, high growth corporate environment
  • Diverse multicultural, multi-functional, and multilingual work environment
  • Opportunities for personal and career growth in a progressive industry
  • Global scope, international projects
  • Widespread training and development opportunities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Competitive salary and various benefits
  • Sport and social teams support, recreation area, advanced CSR programs

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