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Application Security Engineer

Hungary - Budapest | Corporate IT: development, support, testing and analytics

Application Security Engineer

ABBYY is an Intelligent Automation e company providing a platform that enables our customers to gain a complete understanding of their business processes as well as the documents and other data that fuel them.    

We’re excited to offer a unique opportunity for developers to gain vast experience in Digital Intelligence. ABBYY is the only company in Hungary solely focused on developing solutions for this fast-growing field. Join us to be part of our Hungarian team of experts developing advanced solutions for a global customer base.

Our Budapest office is ABBYY’s cross-product web development Excellence Center in Europe. The local team, made up of dozens of developers, maintains a family-like inclusive atmosphere, where everyone has the freedom to discuss their ideas and work independently while collaborating on international projects.

Join us to be part of a team developing advanced solutions for a global customer base and develop cutting-edge solutions in our local friendly, international team of experts!


  • Triage SAST and DAST scans findings
  • Analyze system services, spotting issues in code and applications
  • Provide guidance on defect resolution and control compensation
  • Act as point of contact for security during the development of a project
  • Embed security across the CI/CD roadmap
  • Develop and maintain documentation of application security controls
  • Implement software application security controls
  • Help to design technical solutions to address security weaknesses


  • Bachelor's degree in a technical/security field or a non-technical degree with combination of application security experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in application security or related fields
  • Strong  knowledge of web application security (OWASP), best practices in secure development
  • Hands-on experience in web vulnerabilities finding and exploitation
  • Experience in C#, JavaScript code security analysis. C++ is a plus
  • Knowledge of pipeline and CI/CD principles
  • Strong time management, project management and organizational skills to manage multiple tasks and changing priorities, attention to details
  • Strong ethics and understanding of ethics in business and information security
  • Ability to automate your work using PowerShell, Python or alike is a plus
  • Cloud products / SaaS experience is a strong plus

At ABBYY you will:

Be part of an innovative tech company

  • At ABBYY, we are always pushing the boundaries set by the tech market. Our developers are more than engineers. They are researchers, discoverers, and creators;
  • We use a sophisticated tech stack, including technologies such as TypeScript, ReactJS, NodeJS, AngularJs, D3.js, PostgreSQL, AWS Cloud and Next.js;
  • We have a proven track record of technological innovation with over 400 patents and patent applications. Our company invests nearly 15% of its revenue in research and development;

Work for a trusted, globally recognized brand 

  • ABBYY is a global company working with the largest enterprises in the world. More than 10,000 companies, including many of the Fortune 500, trust our technologies and products to gain a complete understanding of their business processes and content;
  • Our suite of intelligent process automation (IPA) solutions has continuously taken leadership positions in independent analyst assessments of leading analyst firms. Joining our Product Development team means being part of developing market-leading products.

Have the flexibility to work the way you work best

  • Work-life balance looks a little different for everyone, and we recognize that at ABBYY; 
  • You will collaborate with your manager to design a workday that works best for you, with flexible hours;
  • Remote work runs smoothly at ABBYY, allowing our developers to operate from various parts of Hungary and maintain their work-life balance. However, if you prefer to work from the office, you are welcome to do it from the very heart of Budapest in a hybrid setting;
  • For ABBYY, your well-being is a priority. You will be entitled to private medical insurance, your SZEP card as well as two days' paid volunteering leave per year which you can use to contribute to a cause you care for.

Join a diverse and welcoming community

  • At ABBYY, we are 1000+ colleagues worldwide, working from across 15 countries. From Silicon Valley to Japan, you will find a passionate, dedicated team of innovators, technical experts, and visionaries. We have been excelling for over 30 years;
  • The success of our employees is a top priority for us: We value a culture of trust, collaboration, and respect by fostering open communication, a continuous cycle of feedback, and recognition;
  • Our leaders work directly with their teams to establish clear goals and deadlines so that we can succeed together;
  • We enjoy learning about each employee and facilitating their personal and professional development through dedicated learning and development initiatives.

ABBYY is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace.

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