Security Engineer - Application Security

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Disney+ Hotstar is leading the way as the largest and smartest video platform in the country, reaching over 300 million users today. We have set a number of world records along the way – including for the highest concurrent viewership at 25.3 million during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Disney+ Hotstar today is the one-stop destination for all your entertainment needs – from Live Sports, Indian and International Shows and Movies to all Disney content, including Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Disney+ Originals. We?re looking for the brightest minds to build the future of TV with us
About the Team
The Security team helps secure applications that run the Hotstar business, streaming product, live broadcast and social gaming. Security team helps secure platforms, application(mobile and living room) and the cloud-based infrastructure on which Hotstar services are built to handle scale nothing like any other OTT service. We need passionate hacker who derives purpose in life by revealing potential weaknesses and then crafting creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. The pace of our growth is incredible ??if you want to tackle hard and interesting problems at scale, and create an impact within an entrepreneurial environment, join us! Your Key ResponsibilitiesPerform security assessment of web applications, Android, iOS mobile applications and on different platform TV applications
Work on new product features to make Hotstar users and data more secure by involving right from the walkthrough of the product features and practicing secure SDLC
Think out of the box in building attack scenarios
Come up with the threat landscape right from the inception of the idea to product solution to the architecture and implementation of the solution
Proactively identify vulnerabilities across our platform and recommend fixes
Ownership of the tasks
Inclination towards learning multiple areas of security and build competency to deliver a wide spectrum of security like cloud security, operating systems etc.
Adapt to technologies/languages/platforms/frameworks of the time
Innovate to identify the security vulnerabilities as fast as possible in the lifecycle
Promote the culture of security first at Hotstar
Identifying the problem statements which upon solving will increase the security posture of Hotstar
What to BringIn-depth knowledge of security vulnerabilities not just limited to OWASP Top 10
Experience in doing security assessments on web applications, Android and iOS mobile applications in microservice architecture
Experience in using the security tools to carry out the manual as well as automated security assessments
Experience working with common product flows like payment gateway integration, authentication etc.
Knowledge of how applications get built which may help in multiple scenarios to break the very things
Knowledge and understanding of Python, Java, PHP, C, C++, SQL, Javascript, Ruby, NodeJS, Go etc. is a huge plus
Passion for security, and a practical and balanced approach to security issues
Ability to visualize the root cause and deep dive
Curiosity in knowing how things work in different conditions
Independent, self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with teams ranging from product to engineering teams
Contributions to the security community is a huge plus and shouldn?t be a tool junkie
Lazy,so that could make machines work for him/her [automation]
To learn more about our team, check out the following blogs : https://tech.hotstar.com/

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