Who we are? KitRUM is a one-stop custom software development company headquartered in sunny Florida with development centers in Ukraine and Poland.
31 мая 2021

Web Application Firewall Engineer

Киев, Харьков, Львов, Днепр, Ужгород, удаленно

Необходимые навыки

— 5+ years of Linux system administration experience, in mission critical environments
— A proven track record in the WAF arena using open source technologies to engineer innovative solutions
— High level of proficiency in Web Application Firewall technologies, including ModSecurity
— High level of proficiency in open source Web server design and management
— High level of proficiency in database design and management
— High level of proficiency in Linux system engineering
— High level of proficiency in backend software development & scripting
— Passion for system engineering and open source technologies and mindset
— Passion for transparency, candid feedback and sharing ideas and innovation
— Level of English: Upper-Intermediate

Будет плюсом

— Debian Linux administration experience
— A degree or diploma in Computer Science and/or Cyber Security
— Experience working within large scale operations
— Current subscription to malware and Internet abuse mitigation mailing lists
— Experience with anti-spam solutions and spam mitigation


— High compensation according to your technical skills
— Long-term projects (12m+) with great Customers
— 5-day working week, 8-hour working day, flexible schedule
— Democratic management style & friendly environment
— WFH mode
— Annual Paid vacation — 15 b/days + unpaid vacation
— Paid sick leaves — 6 b/days per year
— Ukrainian official holidays
— Corporate Perks (external training, English courses, corporate events/team buildings)
— Cozy office in the center of the city
— Coffee, cookies and other goodies
— Professional and personal growth


— In collaboration with the Product Owner and stakeholders, understand the needs of the customer in order to deliver innovative, robust website security solutions
— Build and design tooling to support and evolve our Trust & Safety team, e.g. dashboards, scripts and automation
— Trend monitoring, analysis and development of mitigation strategies for website vulnerabilities
— ModSecurity rules for managing web application vulnerabilities
— False positive detections and patching

О проекте

Client’s company is a leading player in the South African web hosting environment. Established in 1999, the company has grown in stature and expertise, currently powering over 500 000 websites. Inspired by its brand promise ‘Trusted in Hosting’, client delivers a web hosting service that is reliable and consistent, focusing on infrastructure stability, good value and consistent service delivery. Services include shared web hosting, managed and self-managed dedicated servers as well as colocation rack hosting.

Joining the team, you will put your skill, experience and innovative energy into making the Web a safer place for client’s growing Web hosting customer base. Providing WAF services at scale, with a „hands off” approach for customers spanning over half a million websites is a challenge worth your investment!

Сompany description

KitRUM is a one-stop custom software development company headquartered in sunny Florida with development centers in Ukraine and Poland.
With a pool of 300+ top-notch engineering resources, we help CxOs of VC-backed startups and fast-growing tech companies in the US, EU and Australia to custom build software engineering teams packed with top-tier talent.

Why us?

We realize that one of the most crucial things for developers — adequate clients and fascinating projects. So we qualify our clients to make sure that they:
— have an idea that they believe will make the world a better place;
— think long-term and looking for a trusted-tech partner;
— want to rely on and avoid micromanaging;
— are not f$%$ing jackasses :-)
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