Cyber Security Malware Detection Engineer - Group Security (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

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Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work:
As part of the Cyber Protection – Detect & Prevent unit, you will be working in a team of engineers distributed between three locations, Eschborn, Luxembourg and Prague. Your time will be divided between driving detection of malware and side projects to improve the company products. In addition to malware detection, the team provides top-level service for Database Activity Monitoring (DAM), Host/Network Intrusion (IDS/IPS), Web Application Firewall (WAF), and Security Information Event Management (SIEM).


Your responsibilities:

  • Continuous development and testing of detection and response content and tooling
  • Drive the improvement of our detection and response framework, methodologies and lifecycles
  • Analyse malicious events and campaigns to determine attack vectors 
  • Expertise in Reverse Engineering and Malware Analysis is a plus
  • Guidance and support for analysts in release, implementation and tuning phases
  • Contribute to the planning, review and lessons learned of Blue, Red and Purple Team engagements
  • Conduct knowledge-sharing sessions 
  • Contribution to the improvement of environmental detection and response pre-requisites


Your profile:

  • University degree in IT, business informatics, or comparable education
  • Experience in malware detection, analysis and reverse engineering 
  • Experience with TrendMicro Deep Security, Microsoft security products (e.g. Microsoft Defender)  and Illusive 
  • Development experience with malware analysis automation, such as IDA plugins, sandboxing, triage tools, etc...
  • Coding (Python preferred) and debugging
  • Experience with public cloud platforms, e.g. Google Cloud Platform (preferred) and Microsoft Azure
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Strong analytical skills, reliability, and direct responsibility
  • Ability to firmly present complex topics in an understandable manner
  • Identifying current and emerging technology issues including security trends, vulnerabilities and threats
  • Conducting proactive research to analyze security weaknesses and recommend appropriate strategies
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English, same in German is a plus
  • Additionally, you need to be a team player with good communication skills, highly motivated and flexible.

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

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