Information Security Engineer

Experience: 4 - 9 yrs

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Our Purpose and Challenges

With over 47% market-share, MakeMyTrip is India’s first and biggest travel company. In fact, one in every four passengers at an airport is our customer. Driven by the desire to provide an exceptional travel experience for our customers, we have continuously stayed ahead of the curve by developing technology and products to meet the ever-changing demands of the rapidly evolving travel ecosystem.

We are currently solving multiple challenging problems, including -
  • How to bring the next 100 million users to our platform?
  • How to leverage customer insights to create a truly personalised experience for users?
  • How to create a delightful experience for our users, to make travel synonymous to MMT?

If this excites you, join us for a rewarding, fulfilling and enriching career.

“Not only do we make the best trips for our customers, we also promise the trip of a lifetime to our employees! Everyday, our teams solve challenging problems for millions of users by leveraging the latest technology, while having loads of fun. Every day is a new trip for them, and that is precisely why we call them Trippers!”

- Sanjay Mohan, Group CTO, MakeMyTrip

About the opportunity

What you’ll be doing:
  • You’ll manage security tools such as WAF, SIEM and VA / DLP scanners.
  • Accurately maintain security processes such as application security, vulnerability management and incident responses.
  • You’ll review and moderate assessment reports to highlight risk to stakeholders.
  • You’ll coordinate with internal teams and third party vendors to carry out application security assessments.
What you’ll bring to the team:
  • You’ll bring the compulsory and essential experience of working with relational database physical design.
  • You’ll bring demonstrated expertise in Ethical Hacking / Application Security.
  • You’ll bring critical experience in scripting and automation. Experience in Big data / machine learning would be an added advantage.
  • You have know-how of web application architecture and networking concepts.

Interview Process & Prep Notes

  1. Technical Assessment

    Ethical Hacking, Application Security
    Application security is key to the sustainable survival of an online business, and you are our first and last line of defence. So gear up! Your mettle as a security expert will be assessed on your knowledge on web application / network vulnerabilities and practical exploitation techniques. Your understanding of end to end application security concepts, process management / governance. Your zeal to solve mundane problems using automation!
  2. Past Project Assessment

    Implementation, Learnings, Ethical Hacking
    After thoroughly assessing your security skills, we will now deep dive into your previous projects and understand their synergy and relevance with the projects at MMT. We will also challenge you with some real time simulation exercises. Brace up to stop any breach, folks!
  3. Team Fitment

    Behavioural Assessment, Culture Fit,Role Operation
    Be yourself. It works out better for everyone if we're genuine and can see if we're a cultural fit for each other. Everyone here is focused on our mission, so you should figure out what it is.

Learning & Growth

All Trippers get instant access to learning academies, e-learning portals like Udemy, Codeacademy etc. ,education loans, sponsorships for conferences, skill development programs, and much more. Not to mention the incredible learning opportunity you will undoubtedly receive from working with leaders and colleagues that are at the top of their game!

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Sanjay Mohan

Group CTO, MakeMyTrip

With extensive engineering leadership experience in established firms as well as startup/incubation setup, Sanjay brings over 20 years of solid, technical/managerial experience, across US and India geography.

Venkatesh Bhardwaj

Senior VP Engineering

A senior technology leader with 17+ years of experience in software development for e-commerce and enterprise market in startup as well as large organisations, Venky is a technology evangelist and is currently responsible for software development, Quality assurance, program management and support/operations at MakeMyTrip.

Jaipal Deswal

VP Engineering

With over 17+ years of extensive, proven experience leading site monitoring, managing platform Infrastructure, live site operations and software QA, Jaipal's expertise in strategic management of technical areas gives him the distinction of launching and driving new IT & operational development initiatives, and contributing towards the achievement of organizational objectives.

Rajesh Dalal

VP Technology

A Senior Technology leader with 21+ years of experience in infrastructure, networks and security operations for e-commerce and enterprise market in startups as well as large organizations. Rajesh Dalal has vast experience in managing large infrastructure setups and is currently responsible for IT infrastructure operations, networks and security operations at MMT.

Vikram Mehta

Associate Director Information Security

A security professional with 14+ years of experience in ethical hacking and automation, Vikram is responsible for information security at MMT. Under his leadership, the info-sec team has spear-headed multiple cutting edge implementations such as ML based anomaly detection, one-click incident response, next-gen SOC to detect and respond to threats in an effective manner.

Dhruv Kalaan

Deputy Manager Information Security

Dhruv leads automation with respect to Security, cloud security, SOC, endpoint security, fraud investigations using technologies such as Python, DataShark, Blitz, AWS Lambda, Apache Metron, Puppet, WAF, Akamai and is responsible for improving the overall Cybersecurity Hygiene of the enterprise. He also takes care of the Application Security charter using Python and Linux scripting and other Open-Source technologies.

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Top Benefits

  1. Open leave policy

  2. Flexi working

  3. Stock options

  4. Team Offsites

  5. Own Your Car Program

  6. Life Insurance

  7. Maternity / Paternity Benefit

  8. Comprehensive Insurance Benefits for Self and Family

  9. Holidays at Attractive Prices

  10. Volunteer at MMT Foundation

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Call us selfish - but we really appreciate people who book travel on MakeMyTrip. This will give us a lot to talk about during our meeting. Book travel here and will also get to learn a lot from the comments and ratings, what is working and where can we improve and be better. Feel free to ask us questions! We will be happy to answer anything.

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