Information Security Engineer

We are driven by passion, innovation and creativity - and we distinguish ourselves by excellence and commitment. Those are our values. If you would like to be a part of a Team, committed to your development and that of our client’s, then apply here:


  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • 5 years of experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer.
  • Must have a solid understanding and experience with security controls/mechanisms and threat/risk assessment techniques.
  • Strong knowledge of Cloud security controls, cloud computing concepts, and cloud architecture security.
  • Strong knowledge of cryptographic concepts leveraged in modern applications and systems.
  • Strong knowledge of UNIX and Windows operating systems with an emphasis on security features.
  • Strong knowledge of static and dynamic code analisis.
  • Strong knowledge of identity & Access Management, PKI, Intrusion Prevention, and vulnerability assessments.
  • Strong knowledge of network security components such as firewalls, routers, intrusion detection, anti-virus software.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office software skills.
  • Must have advanced verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Knowledge of Agile, Lean, Rapid Labs, and other accelerated project frameworks would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of databases (Oracle or SQL Server).
  • Certifications in CISSP, CEH, CCSP, CISA, CRISC (Plus).


  • Career plan (training and certifications).
  • Competitive Salary.
  • Excellent work environment.
  • Private medical services.

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We are Novacomp!

A 100% Costa Rican IT Outsourcing & Nearshoring company, with more than 400 employees working together from more than 5 locations around the world. Our purpose is to transform organizations through know-how and innovation. We are looking for the best talent, ambitious, creative professionals, passionate about technology, who want to make a difference.

We have created a company with people who believe that technology should and can be used to deliver great experiences. We also have a culture of continuous learning, providing training and certification opportunities in state-of-the-art technologies for our people, to stay up to date and offer our customers the highest quality standards.

We are an experience, a community, a knowledge hub.

Learn more about Novacomp!

Our Values define us:


Founded in Costa Rica in 1998, the company

offers IT Outsourcing & Nearshoring services,

including software analysis, design, development,

testing, implementation and maintenance services

on multiple platforms and with Agile methodologies.

Technological and strategic alliances, both

national and international, have also contributed

to the growth and expansion of the company in

recent years. Currently certified in ISO 9001:2015;

ESSENTIAL Costa Rica - Country Brand, ITSQB Global

Partner, Scaled Agile Bronze Partner, Microsoft

Gold Partner and Oracle Gold Partner.

Novacomp currently employs over 400 professionals

in Costa Rica (Headquarters / Delivery Center),

Chile, Guatemala, Panama and the United States

(Miami, Florida).