210000KD Requisition #

Cloud Application Security Engineer

Genesys is seeking a Cloud Application Security Engineer to become an integral part of the Platform Security team. The information security professional we seek has a passion for discovering vulnerabilities in cloud-based web applications and infrastructure, with expertise in a variety of security scanning tools. Strong communication and organizational skills are key in this role, and candidates will work closely with security operations, development, and penetration testers.



  • Perform security scans using vulnerability, web application, static code analysis, and third-party library scanners.
  • Review and evaluate environmental risk of new security vulnerabilities.
  • Open bug reports with development teams, and track remediation progress.
  • Work with penetration testers to demonstrate proof of compromise for critical issues.
  • Track platform API changes, and ensure scans provide adequate coverage.
  • Work with Security and DevOps to integrate security tools into CI/CD pipelines.
  • Implement new security services and solutions as directed by Cloud Security leadership. 



  • 2-5 years of experience in an Information Security capacity.
  • Expertise with vulnerability scanning tools such as Nessus, Qualys, Snyk, Codacy, SonarQube, Burp Suite.
  • Experience with OWASP and common vulnerability classes.
  • In depth experience with at least one area of Information Security such as Vulnerability Management, Penetration Testing, etc.
  • Sound understanding of Information Security fundamentals and best practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively or independently to accomplish high profile or time-sensitive tasks.
  • Successful history of troubleshooting & problem solving.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Innate curiosity and initiative. 


Other Desired Experience:

  • Coding experience with a scripting language such as python
  • Experience working with a ticketing/workflow management system like JIRA or Service Now.
  • Experience in a Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery or DevOps environment.
  • Experience in a SaaS, IaaS, or PaaS environment.



Safety for our employees and our communities is a key priority for Genesys. We continue to experience rapid growth during the Covid-19 pandemic and are conducting remote hiring and onboarding processes. All hiring and onboarding processes are being conducted remotely at this time. We utilize Zoom video meetings and phone calls during the interview process. We will be working remotely through at least June 30, 2021, in most locations, and we are re-evaluating the opening date of all the Genesys offices on an ongoing basis. 


About Genesys:

Every year, Genesys® delivers more than 70 billion remarkable customer experiences for organizations in over 100 countries. Through the power of the cloud and AI, our technology connects every customer moment across marketing, sales and service on any channel, while also improving employee experiences. Genesys pioneered Experience as a Serviceā„  so organizations of any size can provide true personalization at scale, interact with empathy, and foster customer trust and loyalty. This is enabled by Genesys Cloud™, an all-in-one solution and the world's leading public cloud contact center platform, designed for rapid innovation, scalability and flexibility. Visit www.genesys.com.


Genesys is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, domestic partner status, national origin, genetics, disability, military and veteran status, and other protected characteristics. #LI-VL1

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