Milan - Italy Senior Security Engineer


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Is it a thrilling opportunity in a dynamic environment which is constantly evolving what you are currently looking for?

Are you curious to see how a company that operates in the Insurance sector provides a great experience at a great price to its customers using cutting-edge technologies to create and sell its products? Then, we are happy to inform you that you have just got a ticket to the fast lane!

IT technology lies at the very core of everything we do and our Engineering and Product departments are composed of passionate and innovative people who never stop learning and developing their skills employing the latest stacks and methodologies.

At Prima, you could take on a whole new challenge. As part of our global community, you’d be in the driving seat of your career; learning and growing with a top-tier team around you. Prima is a place where no matter who you are or what your role is — your voice is valued. 

Back in 2015, we embarked on a mission: to provide great value car insurance that is designed for everyone. And we’ve come a long way, we’ve created a culture where we can fuel each other’s success. But we need your expertise, as we steer things in a new and exciting direction. 

You’re probably thinking… ‘That sounds pretty good’. We agree. 

As well as great colleagues and engaging projects, there are loads of ways we can help you do the best work of your life. We’ve shaped our offering to place a focus on wellbeing, autonomy and development. We see benefits as the fuel that will empower you to succeed, if you decide to embark on this journey with us. 

🤸🏽‍♂️ Working in a way that works for you We believe in work-life balance and flexibility. Whether you like working from the office, home or a mixture of both. We’ll help you find a balance that works best for you. We even have a policy that means you can work from any location for 30 days a year. We trust you to steer us forward. 

🏁 The freedom to explore the possibilities We may move fast at Prima, but we move together. We’re invested in your growth; so we’ll give you access to a teaching and learning marketplace. And you’ll have regular sessions with your manager to establish a personal growth plan. 

🌈 Our winning formula: happy and high-performing From private medical insurance to discounted gym memberships and wellbeing initiatives: we’re here to support you. We know how important your health and well-being is, so we’ll go the extra mile to help you when we can.

The role:
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senion Security Engineer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for implementing and managing security controls in our AWS environments, as well as championing DevSecOps practices across our organization.
You will play a crucial role in enhancing our overall security posture and ensuring the protection of our cloud infrastructure and applications. The ideal candidate will be a proactive problem-solver with a passion for cybersecurity and cloud technologies. You should be able to balance technical expertise with strong interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with various teams and stakeholders.
  • Implement and manage security controls and best practices in AWS environments.
  • Develop and enforce security measures for cloud infrastructure, ensuring robust protection against threats.
  • Champion DevSecOps practices by integrating robust security measures into CI/CD pipelines and infrastructure as code, while addressing security considerations within Domain-Driven Design frameworks to ensure end-to-end security and compliance throughout the software development lifecycle.
  • Improve application security practices across the development lifecycle.
  • Enhance security measures for Kubernetes environments.
  • Conduct advanced penetration testing on AWS to identify vulnerabilities and improve our security defences.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to improve overall security posture and awareness.
  • Conduct threat intelligence and research to stay ahead of emerging threats.
  • Key requirements::
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
  • Experience with Kubernetes, including security best practices.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of AWS, including security services and best practices.
  • A clear understanding of the dynamics of software delivery in an agile, microservices-based environment, inclusive of aspects such as planning practices and ceremonies, design flow, SSDLC, operations and observability, platform engineering, identity, and data governance.
  • Proficiency in using CI/CD systems and Infrastructure as Code (Python Pulumi), including GithHub Actions.
  • Knowledge of Cloud Control Frameworks (e.g. CIS, CSA, NIST)
  • Excellent communication and coordination skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
  • Nice to have::
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, OSCP, paCSP, AWS Certified Security – Specialty, AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate/Professional, or similar are preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of scripting languages (python, bash)
  • Threat modelling experience
  • Prima is a community made up of talented and ambitious individuals. We offer equal employment of any kind based on race, colour, gender, religion, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or other protected personal characteristics, as defined by national laws.

    If it sounds like we’d be a good fit for each other, join us in the fast lane!



    Possibilità full-remote
    Milan -Italy
    Funzione di lavoro
    permanent employment