Information Security Software Engineer (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

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

The Group Security department directly contributes to execution of the Deutsche Börse Group information security strategy. As a central service provider for the Group entities, Group Security is responsible to protect information assets, incl. suppliers, in terms of safety, integrity, confidentiality, authenticity and availability by enforcing information security controls based on the relevant regulatory requirements and follows the international standard ISO/IEC 27000-series on the Information Security Management System.



Your area of work:
In your new position, you will become a member of the Cyber Security Automation Team, part of Group Security. In the advertised position you will be advancing the technology and functionality of the automatic reporting system. This includes, but is not limited to, review of specifications, design and implementation of automatic reporting services. The integration of external systems for retrieving data is a basis for reporting. Thereby you will be working with different teams in the organization to obtain the data and align the outcome of reporting. Our requirements in terms of complex functionality, high reliability and accuracy will thoroughly challenge your development skills and provide ample opportunities for continuous improvement. 

Your responsibilities:

  • Fostering the automation of security from data collection and processing to reporting
  • Design, planning and code development for the deployment of new security reports while maintaining existing reporting streams to meet business needs of the organization
  • Integration of different data sources into the reporting system working with REST APIs to build connections to different applications
  • Evaluation and analysis of data for the creation of new reporting streams
  • Troubleshooting and debugging to eliminate any kind of errors
  • Keep the code base testable, create unit tests and conduct integration tests
  • Proactive collaboration with other units of Group Security
  • Ensure that security reports are regularly generated and published on time


Your profile:
Technical Skills:

  • Programming expertise in Python 3 (Groovy, Java or Go as a plus), ideally experience with openpyxl
  • Confident working with REST APIs
  • Experienced using SQL databases (PostgreSQL and MS SQL) for data management
  • Strong ability to understand and modify existing codebases
  • Skilled in the usage of software design patterns (GoF & Co)
  • Knowledge about agile software development lifecycles
  • Experience with workflow tools, preferably Atlassian Jira
  • Familiarity with Git and GitHub (or similar) for repository management, pull requests, code reviews etc.
  • Diligent in unit testing, preferably applying TDD
  • Familiar working with Linux and Windows systems as well as command line shells
  • Performing Security by Design using security best practices
  • Experience with major cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP) is a plus
  • Knowledge of CI/CD pipelines with Jenkins, Docker and Kubernetes would be a plus

Personal skills:

  • Very good communication skills in in written and spoken English (German as a plus)
  • Flexible, independent, and self-motivated
  • Effective organizational skills

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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