Application Security Analyst

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Date: Jan 7, 2023

Location: Lisbon, PT

Company: Springer Nature Group

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The Cyber Security Team are responsible for the monitoring, vulnerability management, assurance, security architecture, infrastructure, and the secure development lifecycle within Springer Nature. The purpose of this role is to monitor analytics tools relating to security events within the Springer Nature ecosystem to enable the business to execute proactive countermeasures to and reactive remediation of cyber threats.


Application Security Analyst:

  • Integrate and manage application security tools within the Springer Nature ecosystem.
  • Perform security testing and reviews of applications.
  • Provide solutions that mitigate vulnerabilities. 
  • Maintain supporting documentation.
  • Develop, implement, and review application security policies.
  • Drive the security champion model within the application security area.
  • Nurture intra-team relationships.
  • Manage 3rd party relationships.


  • At least 5 years of working experience. 
  • Good working knowledge of: 
    • CI/CD;
    • secure development lifecycle;
    • programming languages


  • Able to articulate the strategic goals of the team.
  • Able to work within a diverse team.
  • A genuine interest in cyber security.


  • Computer Science degree.
  • Security related certification.

In addition, we offer:

  • Food allowance, € 7,63 EUR per working day via meal card;
  • 10% time, or ‘hack day’;
  • Access to LinkedIn Learning via our internal learning and development platform; 
  • Free access to all SN Publications;
  • Private health insurance for you and your partner and children if applicable – Medis TOP + serious illnesses;
  • Personal accidents insurance for you;
  • Possibility of 4 days per week working from home;
  • Mobile device;
  • Travel costs for commute card up to max. € 40 per month.

At Springer Nature we value the diversity of our teams. We recognize the many benefits of a diverse workforce with equitable opportunities for everyone. We strive for an inclusive workplace that empowers all our colleagues to thrive. Our search for the best talent fully encompasses and embraces these values and principles.

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