Is there a Sherlock Holmes in you?

Are you bothered by bad e-commerce security and would you like to be the one to change that? Do you like datamining and setting up creative research plans? You can bring an influential and internationally renowned tool as MageReport to the next level. And Change the world of e-commerce! is a free tool, which gives shopowners with an e-commerce shop on Magento (one of the largest e-commerce platforms world-wide) a quick insight in the security status of their Magento shop(s) and how to fix possible vulnerabilities. is made by the Magento hosting specialists of Dutch hostingprovider Byte. On our hostingplatform, we protect performance and security of several thousand Magento shops. We created out of passion for e-commerce security and offer it to all Magento shops in the world. checks Magento shops for all known vulnerabilities in Magento and even some commonly used 3rd party extensions. The tool is used by thousands of users daily. Magento Inc. sponsors the tool and together we fight security threats.

We are looking for a (Python) developer with great interest in discovery, research & investigation.  You will investigate new threats and leaks, that come to your attention by doing research yourself and by being the Magento security go-to guy in the Magento community . You find out the scale of the risk by datamining and setting up new research. You work together with the community and Magento Inc. on solutions. You develop new scans and keep up to date.


  • Researching (the scale of) security leaks; collecting and processing of Magento related security intelligence. Discovery and research of new threat vectors
  • Develop new scans for MageReport and find, think of and develop solutions for new security threats
  • Intensive cooperation with the Magento security team in USA
  • Continuous threat monitoring & incremental mitigation
  • MageReport maintenance, extending & support
  • Malware signature maintenance
  • Be our Magento security-ambassador in the community
  • Minimum qualifications

  • 1y+ experience in professional Python development
  • Highly analytical (BSc+ level) with an urge to discover and to investigate
  • Enjoys educating other people
  • You like to organise your own workprocess. You don't just work for yourself, you know the importance of transferring your knowledge to others and to setting up a systematic way of working.
  • Ability to generalize problems and recognize patterns. Able to extract the real issue out of diffuse signals.
  • Above average written & oral communication skills in either Dutch or English
  • You're coming from the Netherlands or from another country inside the EU. There are a lot of costs and regulations to hire people from outside the EU. We're too small to cope with that.

  • Winning qualifications

  • Experience with Magento
  • Experience with e-commerce security
  • Experience with devops, CI/CD, DTAP workflow
  • You already have your own Magento blog
  • The rewards

    Challenging work that makes you proud! Relaxed shoulders thanks to inhouse massage. Lunch with healty fresh salades, or PBJ sandwiches. Fresh fruit a plenty. The coffee is so good, pretty soon you'll run around at hyperspeed. A lovely office right across Westerpark with outside terrace. Sound and light installations that require 6 people to carry by now. Weekend get-aways and hackathons. Pinball matches, skippy ball chairs, stending desks and deskbikes. A no-nonsense team of nice colleagues, and our casual Friday starts on Monday and lasts all week. If you ask nicely we'll reimburse your commute, your sportcosts and courses. Oh, and ofcourse a paycheck that makes you go 'Nice!'. Like to know more? Check this page or ask Folkje.


    We kijken graag zo snel mogelijk of er een persoonlijke match is. Overtuig HR-dame Lilyan en je toekomstige teamleider door een mail te sturen naar met een blinkend CV en stralende motivatie.

    Acquisitie naar aanleiding van deze vacature wordt niet op prijs gesteld.



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