Security Engineer



GetMega is one of the first skill based Real Money Gaming platform for the smartphone generation of the world. We are building a platform where players are pitted against each other to compete in various games requiring skills like Reaction, Attention, Spatial and Logic Reasoning, Visual and Auditory Processing etc. We haver games accross various categories including some of the well known cards and casual game. You should definitely checkout our app at

GetMega is founded by two Computer Sciences Undergraduates from IIT Kanpur who have previously run and sold VC funded startup in the logistics domain. We are based out of Bengaluru, India and have raised multi-million dollar funding from Top-Tier Institutional Venture Capitalists to disrupt the multi-billion dollar skill based gaming market around the world.

Values of the Engineering A-Team:- 

Product-Minded - We believe in a mix of data-led and intuitive/Player Focus Group Discussion (FGD) based product decisions. You will have to work closely with our Players, Data and Design teams to understand their psyche, so we can create a more secure experience for Mega players.-
Ownership & Delivery - We work in small cross-functional teams, making a large impact on the products we create from idea to launch. Security would be your responsibility.-
Iterate Quickly - We have a bias to build MVPs and collect direct feedback from the users of our software for faster iteration.

As a Security Engineer at GetMega, you will have a rare opportunity to shape GetMega's security systems, infrastructure, SSDLC, apps and deployment practices while evangelising a strong security engineering culture across all teams. Your work will have a direct impact on the business. We are a fast-growing company with leadership opportunities available to you as the team continues to expand.

What would you be doing?

    • Perform security testing of web applications, Android, and iOS mobile applications
    • Work on new product features to make GetMega users and data more secure by involving right from the walkthrough of the product features and practicing secure SDLC
    • Think out of the box in building attack scenarios
    • Come up with the threat landscape right from the inception of the idea to product solution to the architecture and implementation of the solution
    • Proactively identify vulnerabilities across our platform and recommend fixes
    • Voluntarily taking up the ownership of the tasks and completing them in-time
    • Inclination towards learning multiple areas of security and build competency to deliver a wide spectrum of security like cloud security, operating systems etc.
    • Adapt to technologies/languages/platforms/frameworks of the time
    • Innovate to identify the security vulnerabilities as fast as possible in the lifecycle
    • Promote the culture of security first at GetMega
    • Identifying the problem statements which upon solving will increase the security posture of GetMega

Superpowers you’ll need to be a success in this role?

    • In-depth knowledge of security vulnerabilities not just limited to OWASP Top 10
    • Experience in doing security assessments on web applications, Android and iOS mobile applications in micro service architecture
    • Experience in using the security tools to carry out the manual as well as automated security assessments
    • Experience working with common product flows like payment gateway, integration, authentication etc.
    • Knowledge of how applications get built which may help in multiple scenarios to break the very things
    • Knowledge and understanding of Python, Java, PHP, C, C++, SQL, JavaScript, Ruby, NodeJS, Go etc. is a huge plus
    • Passion for security, and a practical and balanced approach to security issues
    • Ability to visualize the root cause of the behavior of the applications or systems setup
    • Curiosity in knowing how things work in different conditions
    • Independent, self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with teams ranging from product to engineering teams
    • Contributions to the security community is a huge plus
    • Lazy, so that could make machines work for him/her [automation]

    • NOTE: We need people who are curious, willing to learn and are not tool junky

What would you get from GetMega?

    • The rare opportunity to join one of the hottest Indian startups with multi-million dollar funding. We are not just another gaming studio, but are creating the largest skilling platform in the world.
    • Obvious sweet perks like daily catered breakfast and lunches, endless coffee, and dry snacks. We believe in enabling our employees by removing trivial tasks like packing breakfast/ordering lunch/going out for coffee etc.
    • Swanky custom-built office space. It's a fact that any individual spends a major portion of their lives in office. There's no reason to cut corners in providing the best office space ever.
    • Reimbursements. The company will reimburse any expense made by an employee to reach our goals. Period.
    • We are open to giving out any benefits which will further empower our employees to create the GetMega which we collectively envision.
GetMega is committed to building a diverse and inclusive company that celebrates and develops individuals of all backgrounds. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all applicants. 
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Location: Bangalore

Date posted: 2022-01-20