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Application Security Analyst - Portugal

Checkmarx is a global software company that measures and manages software risk of our customers. This platform serves five of the world’s top 10 software vendors, four of the top American banks, and many government organizations and Fortune 500 enterprises, including SAP, Samsung, and 

As global leaders, we provide the tools for big enterprises to operate secure by integrating their applications with our solutions that support dozens of the most popular programming languages.

The AppSec Team

We are looking for an Application Security Analyst to join our team. This is an unique opportunity to start a career in one of world’s leading companies in Application Security Testing.

You will have the chance to learn from experienced security researchers, challenge yourself with daily security problems, be part of a cooperative and talented team that delivers high quality security research and analysis.

We work everyday in an outstanding startup environment, based on team spirit and cooperation.  

Be part of it!  

We are looking for an Application Security Analyst that will be

-performing security source code analysis and review SAST results;

-conduct white box and black box testing in applications;

-support developers to understand vulnerabilities;

  • Requirements:

    • -Highly motivated and eager to learn

      -Computer Science Degree or related field, or equivalent experience

      -Great analytical and critical skills

      -Proficient in English

Application Security Engineer - Portugal

Checkmarx is a global software company that measures and manages software risk for its customers. The Cx Platform serves five of the world’s top 10 software vendors and Fortune 500 enterprises, including SAP, Samsung, and  

As a global leaders, we provide the tools for big enterprises to operate secure by integrating their applications with our solutions that supports dozens of the most popular programming languages.

The Delivery Team

Delivery team mission is to deliver manage services to customers and ramp their AppSec programs. The team also specialized in delivery on mass scale to large organizations.

We are looking for Application Security Engineers that

-are motivated, open minded, like to explore

-are able to read code upon first sight

-willing to learn and catch up with new technologies

-are able to identify security vulnerabilities using Checkmarx tools

  • Requirements:

    • -At least 3 years Software Development experience in one of these programming languages: Java / .net / JavaScript / Python / Android / iOS;

      -Ability to understand distributed applications architecture/layers as also messaging protocols such as SOAP, REST, Web Sockets;

      -Good English.

      Get advantage if:

      -You have background in application security (penetration testing / security code review / SCA tools);

      -You have already worked with real-time or progressive applications;

      -Availabilty to travel (up to 15%).

Dev QA Engineer -Portugal

Checkmarx's SAST R&D group is the team behind Checkmarx's flagship CxSAST product, the #1 security static code analysis solution on the market, used by thousands of developers and security experts worldwide. The group is responsible for developing high quality, scalable, enterprise-level product, using advanced software engineering methodologies, innovative technologies and advanced algorithms.

We are looking for a talented Dev QA Engineer to join the SAST – engine languages and frameworks group.

The team focuses on the areas of code analysis and security;

We are looking for talented Dev QA Engineer that:

  • Being a key player in the definition, implementation, and integration of quality principles into the design, development and deployment of software processes for the group;
  • Crafting\Developing solutions\tools for QA, working to existing standards or driving new ones;
  • Design, create and execute manual and automatic test plans;
  • Conduct root cause analysis of identified bugs, providing required information to understand, replicate and resolve them;
  • Manage bug tracking and resolution processes so that a consistent, documented process is used and followed;
  • Deliver a high quality product in defined timelines;
  • Monitor debugging process results;
  • Track quality assurance metrics;
  • Requirements:

      • Bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent;
      • Code oriented – be able to programming and understanding given code in various languages;
      • Knowledge in C# programming and Script languages;
      • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools;
      • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing;
      • Software/Product testing and writing automation tests (frontend, backend);
      • Strong analytical skills.
      • Enjoy learning new technologies.
      • Good English skills.
      • Excellent team & autonomous work capabilities.


      • Knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes;
      • Experience working in of Agile/Scrum development process;
      • Knowledge in performance testing;
      • Designing and automating on CI (Jenkins);
      • Knowledge/understanding micro-services is a plus;

Regional Sales Manager – Germany and Austria

Checkmarx is expanding and growing quickly worldwide as well as in the DACH region. As part of that growth, we are seeking a highly driven, hunter-like, well-connected and self-motivated Regional Sales Manager Germany and Austria.

Playing a key role in growing Checkmarx`s business across Germany and Austria the successful candidate will be responsible for selling into and developing new business within key and strategic accounts across all sectors of the economies in Germany and Austria. The successful candidate will therefore have an extensive network of business connections (also at CISO level) in many enterprises and corporations as well as channel partners.

Location: ideally Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Essen, Düsseldorf, or a location near to these cities. Other locations might be considered. The position is home-based.


  • Penetrate and sell into new organizations /accounts and develop new business within existing customer base in large enterprises in Germany and Austria
  • Work with Checkmarx`s partners and system integrators to generate Checkmarx`s value propositions
  • Continuously and tenaciously build and maintain a pipeline of sales activity through prospecting using a variety of methods
  • Build a business plan for the assigned territory and accounts, team and partner to drive achievements of business goals aligned to the overall strategy, across all business departments at Checkmarx
  • Accurately maintain opportunities in SFDC pipeline to drive reliable and realistic forecasting.
  • Requirements:

      • Successful in cyber software solution sales to large enterprise customers and larger Mittelstand companies
      • Relationships with key customers and partners also at CISO level, a strong network of key decision makers and experience working/partnering with large technology organizations. 
      • A deep understanding and familiarity with companies and their cybersecurity plans as well as partner & channel development in Germany and Austria.
      • Worked in sales teams with multiple stakeholders involved, working collaboratively to complete a task
      • Proven track record account quota achievement and hunting new accounts
      • A strategic sales individual from the cybersecurity sector, able to quickly identify business needs and deliver results
      • Delivers accurate and reliable forecasts
      • Strong communication and persuasion skills (English & German are a must)
      • Ability to travel 50%

Sales Engineer Germany

Checkmarx is seeking talented Field Sales Engineer to support its Sales and Business Development activities in Germany and the DACH region.

In this position, the primary responsibility would be to act as a technical adviser and product expert working in tandem with the sales team and drive the technological evaluation stage of a sales process.  The ideal candidate must be able to articulate technology and product positioning to both business and technically oriented prospects, and ensure customer satisfaction throughout the sales cycle. Checkmarx is looking for a self-motivated individual who is comfortable working in a fast pace environment, and is accustomed to extensive travel.


  • Act as a technical adviser and product expert for Checkmarx prospects and customers.
  • Manage and coordinate all technical requirements in the Sales process.
  • Perform technical demonstrations of the Checkmarx solution in face to face meetings, conventions and web sessions.
  • Responsible for presenting the Checkmarx solution to prospects at field events, Conferences, seminars etc.
  • Able to respond to functional and technical elements of RFXs.
  • Able to convey customer requirements to the Product Management teams.
  • Design implementation of solutions according to customer’s technical requirements.

Location: Germany or Switzerland

  • Requirements:

      • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or any correlating degree; Master’s Degree and/or CISSP certification preferred.
      • At least 3-5 years’ experience with application /software development with C#, .NET, JAVA, PHP etc. programming languages.
      • At least 3 years of successful enterprise software Pre-sales experience.
      • Project management Experience would be an advantage.
      • Technical Writing experience a plus would be an advantage.
      • Excellent face to face presentation skills, business partners and large audiences.
      • Excellent team / autonomous work capabilities.
      • A background in the software security industry including penetration testing and code review is highly preferred.
      • Travel required (up to 35% or more at peaks).
      • Languages: German – native, English - Fluent (writing and spoken), additional languages are an advantage.

Senior Application Developer - Portugal

Checkmarx is a global software company that measures and manages software risk for its customers. The Cx Plaform serves five of the world’s top 10 software vendors and Fortune 500 enterprises, including SAP, Samsung, and  

 Checkmarx, a leader in the application security testing market, is actively seeking talented Software Developers to support Checkmarx Technical Services and our customers. The perfect candidate has a robust application development background and is interested in moving into the application security space.

As a Solution Architect, your responsibilities will include:

-Conduct code-reviews with customers from a security perspective using output from the Checkmarx application security testing suite;

-Identify gaps in Checkmarx products and provide sound recommendations to resolve those gaps in our products while also deriving viable work arounds that may be implemented from the field;

-Consult on pre-sales engagements during POCs to demonstrate Checkmarx capabilities and provide guidance on successful implementation/roll-out strategies;

-Troubleshoot complex implementations of solutions with the Support teams, Professional Services, and customers in order to provide satisfactory resolution;

-Provide advanced training on Checkmarx-related topics including CI/CD integrations, languages and frameworks, Checkmarx APIs (REST), and other advanced, technical topics;

-Add Checkmarx query support from the field for (parseable) frameworks or constructs which are not supported by Checkmarx out of the box;

-Develop custom integrations on behalf of customers;

-Document in detail, lessons learned, viable solutions to problems, work-arounds, feature requests, defects, and other knowledge so that it may be shared with appropriate teams within Checkmarx;

-Work closely with R&D to do design reviews and share field experience to help shape design requirements that will alleviate challenges and problems

encountered by our customers;

-Consult with enterprise customers to promote implementation strategy which will be successful, sustainable, and in line with customer goals and KPIs and which also considers the strengths and weaknesses of our existing solution(s);

-Strive to be an expert on every aspect of Checkmarx and the technologies with which we integrate;

  • Requirements:

    •  The skill set we’re looking for:

      -Robust programming experience with many different languages. Java, C#, and JS experience a must other languages a plus; significant preference given for Go, Scala, and mobile languages;

      -Enterprise software development experience particularly as it pertains to using SCMs, CI/CD tools, defect tracking solutions, and best practices for enterprise software development;

      -Good communication skills – both verbally and written; these positions are customer-facing;

      -Strong technical aptitude – being able to pick up technical concepts rapidly is required;

      -Application security experience not required but is preferred; security champion experience a significant plus;

      -Highly-motivated self-starter;

      -50% travel, some international travel required

      -good french and english knowledge

      If you have the skill set we’re looking for, we will:

      -Train you on application security and application security testing

      -Get you up to speed on Checkmarx solutions

Senior Channel Sales Manager

Checkmarx is expanding and growing quickly worldwide as well as in the DACH region. The channel community and its partners, system integrators are a strategic focus for our company.

As part of that growth, we are seeking a highly driven, hunter-like, energized and self-motivated Security Channel Manager in Germany, who will be responsible for building the DACH channel and driving channel revenue for the region.

We are looking for someone who really understands:

  • The German, Swiss and Austrian corporate and government sectors and their security needs
  • The channel sector and geographic specifics in Germany, Switzerland and Austria and brings with him or her established contacts in medium sized and large partners.

Location: ideally Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Essen, Düsseldorf, or a location near to these cities. Other locations might be considered. The position is home-based.


  • Recruit, onboard and develop committed, capable and scalable channel partners to generate new business in existing accounts and in new markets in the DACH region
  • Create business plans with the individual partners, review these plans regularly and ensure achievement of plan
  • Provide consistent partner management and leadership to ensure that our partners are developing their sales, pre sales and delivery capabilities in line with the Checkmarx strategy.
  • Work with partners to develop and tactically execute GTM plans which will include lead generation activities, sales events, training/education and development of joint offerings
  • Work closely with sales, pre-sales, product management, marketing and business development leadership to align the GTM of Checkmarx DACH and Checkmarx EMEA activities in specific industries and territories eg key cities in the DACH region
  • Lead & Sell through partner organizations to end users in coordination with partner sales resources
  • Drive, develop and enable Checkmarx's channel partners
  • Build a strong pipeline based on existing customers and new business creation
  • Meet assigned targets for sales volume and strategic objectives in the territory
  • Help achieve the revenue goals of the region
  • Lead & Sell through partner organizations to end users in coordination with partner sales resources
  • Ability to travel 50%
  • Requirements:

    • The ideal candidate will have:

      • Reliable network of contacts in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
      • Proven success building and driving business through resellers and system integrators.
      • At least 10 years of experience in the corporate channel partner sector in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
      • Experience working with the German, Swiss and Austrian corporate and government sectors and understanding their security needs.
      • Good understanding of cyber security sector and solution selling
      • Experience in managing large national, local and international channel partners
      • Experience of C level engagements at enterprise and partner levels
      • Larger Mittelstand experience
      • Result oriented and action driven
      • Project planning- and project management skills
      • Ability to work autonomously and in virtual teams
      • Strategic thinker able to blend technology and business strategy to develop compelling plans for new partner initiatives.

Solution Architect-UK

Checkmarx is looking for a Solution Architect who is passionate about helping customers implement integration solutions and services at scale. Ideal candidate is experienced technologist with technical breadth and depth coupled with strong interpersonal skills. As a solution architect, you will work directly with some of our largest customers to enable successful integration of Checkmarx products and services into customers SDLC.

You will partner with Sales, Professional Services, and several other Checkmarx teams to craft highly scalable, flexible and resilient architectures that address customer business problems and accelerate the adoption of our services. Our solutions architects build architectures and provide prescriptive guidance across various SDLC approaches. 


  • Comprehend business strategies and requirements and develop custom solutions and designs to ensure successful implementations of Checkmarx products in to customer’s SDLC.
  • Act as a contributing member of the project team from project inception to completion
  • Develop and own ad hoc projects for internal or external use from design through implementation and deployment.
  • Focal point for other departments such as R&D, Pre-Sales, Sales and Product
  • Contribute to corporate knowledge base
  • Plan and lead activities with customers (through email, on-line meetings, telephone calls and on-site visits) and ensure customer satisfaction with the Checkmarx services and solution
  • Travel to customer sites for meetings and technical activities
  • Requirements:

      • Degree in Software Engineering
      • Proven experience designing software architecture
      • At least 4 years of software development experience in one or more of these languages: Java / C# / PHP / C++
      • Customer facing skills
      • Proven experience working with big enterprise/fortune 500 companies - Big advantage
      • Deep understanding of large scale development life cycles and experience working and integrating with it (Source Code Repositories, Build Systems, Bug Tracking Tools).
      • Writing and presentation skills with a high degree of comfort speaking with executives, IT Management, and developers.
      • Background in the application security (penetration testing / code review) – significant advantage
      • Any security certification – an advantage
      • Travel required (up to 30%)
      • Experience working with BSIMM or Open SAMM standards – significant advantage
      • Strong communication skills. Fluent English – mandatory. Other Spoken languages – an advantage​

Technical Customer Success Manager – France

Checkmarx is an agile and innovative startup and we are proud to say that each employee contributes directly to our continuous success and growth. We have the best group of people and we are currently looking for a Technical Customer Success Manager to join our team.

Our Customer Success Managers (CSM) are critical to our relationships with our customers. They are responsible to ensure that our customers successfully on-board, adopt, and maintain Checkmarx solutions and continue to renew their licenses year-over-year. CSMs are highly motivated and skilled customer relationship builders who drive adoption of our solutions, generate referrals, drive customer loyalty, and secure long term relationships. Our CSM serves as the customers' advocate within Checkmarx, and strives to understand their needs and how Checkmarx can help them achieve their goals.


  • Lead and manage the deployment and adoption of Checkmarx products for the France and Belux customers.
  • Drive customer awareness of product features and Checkmarx services to maximize the adoption and realized value of their purchased solutions.
  • Understand and formalize customer requests, needs, requirements and escalations
  • Proactively and consistently engage customers to positively impact customer loyalty.
  • Maintain accurate view of health of assigned customer segment
  • Work closely with Product management, R&D and support teams to promote customer’s requests
  • Proactively anticipate customer needs and effectively manage reactive customer requests.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with each customer.
  • Ensure that the Checkmarx solution continuously supports the ongoing needs and security objectives for each customer.
  • Develop and maintain strong cross-departmental relationships.
  • Requirements:

      • Minimum 3 years of experience in Customer Success Management, Technical Account Management in a software company or Technical Support – MUST
      • Background in the application security (penetration testing/code review)- MUST
      • Proven technical skills with the ability to understand customer's challenges/needs and advise on best practices
      • BS.c – Computer Science/Industrial Engineering or equivalent
      • Creative problem solver.
      • Ability to discuss the Checkmarx product and overall SAST environment at a business & technical levels
      • Detail-oriented – able to capture proper information correctly and accurately.
      • Exceptional multi-tasking abilities and organization skills.
      • Ability to connect and build long-lasting relationships with customers
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Excellent presentation skills
      • Proficiency with is an advantage
      • Ability to adopt and effectively use other platforms and solutions, as needed
      • Fluent in French and English.