Security Application Engineer


Help us protect AaDya Security and its customers from the most advanced threats! AaDya’s Application Security team breaks the mold of traditional application security and thinks like the attacker to help design secure applications. As a Security Application Engineer, you will develop agents that run on Windows, OSX, Linux and mobile platforms. You will also perform technical security assessments, code reviews, and security testing to highlight risk and help the engineering team to improve the overall security of our products.


Develop application agents for all major operating systems

Help ensure software and systems are designed and implemented to the highest security standards

Develop threat models and test plans for new and existing platform components

Create tools and automation to help test and monitor product security

Test technical system components from module subsystems to entire frameworks

Develop system design and coding best practices for engineering team


Bachelor’s Degree (minimum) in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Minimum of 2 years of experience working in the field of Application Security, Network Security, Mobile Application Security, or Cloud Security

Programing knowledge in at least 2 languages (Go, Python, C/C++, Go Preferred)

Experience in vulnerability identification, assessment, and remediation

Strong communication (written and verbal), interpersonal and problem-solving skills

Knowledge of networking principles and applications, including protocol level

Knowledge of theoretical and applied Cryptography

Exposure to Windows, OSX, Linux iOS and Android operating systems

Experience with at least two of the following: Application Security testing methodologies, Reverse Engineering (User-mode, Kernel-mode), and Penetration Testing techniques

Familiarity with frameworks and tools such as Security Onion, Wireshark, Kali, IDA Pro, Hopper, Radare2/GDB, BurpSuite, Nmap – others

Bonus Points:

Strong debugging skills. Ability to spot design flaws, race conditions, performance bottlenecks in complex architectures and simple misconfigurations.

Experience testing Restful APIs

Familiarity with secure coding concepts

Vulnerability Research, Fuzzing, Exploit Development.

Experience writing custom plugins

Familiarity with OWASP Top 10, CWE, SANS Top 25

You’re a clear thinker and efficient communicator

Other technical security certifications or academic background

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