min. 45000
Vacancy Type:
23 (Entain)
About The Role

Entain is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. With offices across five continents and licences in more than 20 countries, we operate some of the most well-known and iconic brands in the industry with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.

The Role in a Nutshell:

As an application security engineer you will work closely with the development and operations teams to implement, rollout and support the operation of security controls at the application layer. This role detects new security needs, evaluates the best controls to integrate in the applications, develops and tests proof of concept, supports the engineering implementation and the rollout as required.

We are looking for a passionate application security engineer with a hands-on experience in the area of applications security.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Support the operation of application-level security controls.
  • Develop tools to improve the security of our applications.
  • Incorporate security best-practices in development, testing and DevOps, then mentor and train developers and DevOps management on them.
  • Test and improve the security posture of our Products.
  • Execute projects to implement the group Application Security strategy.
  • Support the investigation of incidents related to application security weaknesses, gaming platform anomalies & integrity compromises.
  • Conduct application-level penetration testing/vulnerability assessments and independent reviews of source code repositories.
  • Occasional travel to Development centres

What we need from you:

The role requires a person with outstanding technical foundations, that has information security background and very good problem-solving skills, been able to have a peer relationship with developers and DevOps.


  • At least two years of experience in a similar Information Security position
  • Design and development of security tools
  • Vulnerability research
  • Customer-oriented person, with the ability to educate and influence a technical audience on Application Security matters
  • Experience in relevant development languages (at least one of Java, C/C++, Perl, PHP, C#, Python)
  • Experience in the following areas:
    • Knowledge of major frameworks and support libraries (SPRING, OSGI, .NET, etc.)
    • Application-level penetration testing


  • Software engineering background
  • Web-Application Firewalls (WAF) experience
  • Online Gaming security experience
  • Regulatory and industry standards work: ISO27001, PCI-DSS, etc.
  • Experience in DevOps

Relevant professional qualifications will be considered, although not a requirement, e.g. GIAC, CISA, CISM, CISSP, OSCP, CEH, etc.

Ready to bring it on? Bring your resilience to Entain and you can be bold. For the good of entertainment. Apply now!
About The Company

We’re Entain. Powered by our very own technology and building products that push boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands and over 24,000 people, but we all play for the same team. When we win, we win together. Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment by bringing moments of excitement into people’s lives. We will achieve this through our focus on sustainability and growth, driving change in the fast-paced world of entertainment.

Diversity and inclusion at Entain

As a global employer, Entain is committed to providing a safe, fun, and inclusive culture where our people feel like they truly belong. We are a multicultural business that values, celebrates and respects individual differences, so whatever your sexuality, gender, gender identity, ability, age, race, religion or belief, you will have a voice here, and the space to do your best work. Our diverse internal networks provide the support for you to express your views and make a positive difference.

Wellbeing at Entain

We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That's why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Our Culture As real as it gets

At Entain we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success.

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and benefits package that we're extremely proud of.