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Cyber Security Engineer (Red Team)

Other · Lisbon, Portugal




Miniclip is looking for an experienced Offensive Cyber Security Engineer to hire in our Lisbon (Portugal) Games Development Studio. This is a full-time, permanent position.


If you feel you are the chosen one to help Miniclip defeat cyber villain, we will be glad to hear from you.



Your primary duties will include:

  • Perform SAST, DAST and IAST analysis in our Games and applications
  • Implement DevSecOps to conduct Security assessments on our development environments
  • Create automation in vulnerability scans
  • Manage vulnerability remediation lifecycles and act as an advisor creating remediation and workaround plans for server, engineering and development teams
  • Conduct hardening activities, Tabletop and Red Team exercises
  • Use your experience and security intuition to hunt for threats across enterprise and production environments.
  • Conduct Threat Intelligence operations to identify potential hacking campaigns, determine our external attack surface and reinforce our defense platforms with all IOCs and TTPs
  • Enhance our Cyber Security Incident Response Team action with intel to remediate advanced threats


Skills & Experience


We’re looking for a social, hard-working person with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, who enjoys working in a team and is passionate about his/her work. The ideal candidate should be skilled in the following:


  • Background in computer engineering or similar.
  • 3–5 years’ experience as a cyber security auditor/pentester;
  • Experience in conducting security tests in web and mobile application
  • Experience in conducting physical and WIFI pen-tests
  • Strong understanding of cybersecurity standards and frameworks
  • e.g., ISO27001, NIST, CIS, OWASP, SANS
  • Solid understanding of networking and web protocols
  • Reasonable Windows and Linux administration experience


We also expect from you proactiveness and accountability, strong communication skills, commitment, and desire to go through from start to end in your developed projects. You will be an essential pillar in building and maintaining a culture of excellence in your work, at all levels.




To apply please send your CV in English, with a covering letter explaining why you want to be part of our team through


Additional Information


You will be working in our fashionable, open plan Studio in Lisbon with enthusiasts and professionals from the games industry. We like to maintain a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere, with regular team building and social events. We understand that being tied to a desk all day is not fun and that is why there is a games area, fridge with complimentary drinks and fruit for all staff.


We also have a fantastic benefits package, which includes comprehensive medical cover, gym membership, local discount packs, Portuguese language lessons and time-off for voluntary work.


We do regular events, some of them are company-wide and abroad! We like to embrace foreign cultures, so we do monthly lunches where we welcome the different food variations from several countries.


About Miniclip


Miniclip is a global leader in digital games with a mission of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’. The Company develops, publishes and distributes highly engaging games to an audience of over 250 million monthly active users across mobile, social and online platforms. They operate in eight countries, with a global workforce of over 900 people across 13 locations.

Founded in 2001, the Company has successfully grown a huge global audience in over 195 countries and across six continents. Miniclip has a unique understanding of the digital games space and has developed a strong portfolio of over 60 high-quality mobile games, extensive worldwide distribution, and an internationally recognized brand name. To date, Miniclip's digital games, which include the franchises 8 Ball Pool™, Golf Battle™, Football Strike™, Carrom Pool™, and™ have generated more than 3 billion downloads. Miniclip has more than 45 million daily active players reaching people across the world in the pursuit of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’.

In February 2015, Miniclip was excited to receive a large majority investment from Tencent, one of the world’s largest technology companies and the world’s largest games publisher. This new chapter in Miniclip’s history strengthens the Company’s position, with Tencent recognizing its achievements to date and future potential.


In the past three years, as part of their ambitious growth plans, Miniclip have been delighted to welcome the teams from Playsport (famous for Motorsport Manager), Yakuto (creators of Darts of Fury), Masomo (home of Head Ball 2), Ilyon (designers of Bubble Shooter), Eight Pixels Square (Sniper Strike) operating as Miniclip Derby, Gamebasics (creators of OSM Online Soccer Manager) now operating as Miniclip Netherlands, Green Horse Games (home of Football Rivals), and most recently Supersonic Software Ltd., trading as (the team behind the highly successful Puzzle Page and Picture Cross) to the Miniclip Group. For more information, visit