Software Engineer- C++

Req ID:  25001

Hoofddorp, NL

Category:  Software Engineering / Development

Who we are:

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, protecting platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport, connected health and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime effectively. With more than 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyber-services protect more than six billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known and loved brands.


People are Irdeto’s biggest strength and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is building a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.


The Role:

In this role you will be joining our Video Entertainment team. Conditional access remains key to what we do; from managing new technology implementations, combating online piracy, offering anti-cheat methods for gaming to supporting customers' demand for high-quality multi-screen experiences Irdeto deliver to a global customer base. You will be developing and maintaining core component of Irdeto’s Conditional Access System, Windows-based application for managing and deploying security keys and entitlements of our global customers (think international TV/Broadcast Operators, Media Content Owners). 


Your mission at Irdeto: 

  • You will communicate directly with Product Owners to refine and adjust challenging requirements and play a key role in splitting the requirements into manageable user stories for yourself and the team. 
  • Most of your day will be spent on software development which involves the creation of component designs, coding, unit testing and some test automation (including the occasional performance testing and tuning). 
  • You will be adding/maintaining new/existing features in a very big code base with multiple programming languages. 
  • You will have the chance to rise to the challenge of shaping the team's processes and take active part in improving the platform's quality as we move towards writing clean, high quality code, using static code analysis, coverage metrics and pair programming.


How you can add value to the team?

  • An obtained BSc / MSc Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or similar field.
  • Extensive knowledge of C++.
  • Extensive knowledge of SQL and relational databases.
  • Hands-on experience in software development life cycle.
  • Experience working in an agile development environment.
  • Experience working in a continuous integration environment and taking initiative.
  • Previous experience with conditional access or media protection is a big plus.
  • Be an advocate for product quality.
  • Proficient English communication skills.


What you can expect from us:

Irdeto is a people first organization where you can secure your future. Our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform our culture. We believe in connecting people and developing careers with a strong focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness among our globally diverse workforce.


In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer:

  • An international & multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced 
  • Professional educational opportunities and training program
  • Innovation sabbatical
  • Volunteer Day
  • State of the art office space
  • On the job coaching and mentoring
  • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy.
  • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together!
  • Casual Friday? Casual every day!
  • US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
  • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few)


With over 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, and an exciting digital and connected future ahead of us, Irdeto is a progressive company to join. We are looking for people who will keep us at the forefront of innovation and creativity.


Welcome to Irdeto!


Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on identity or innate characteristics, instead we aim to build a diverse, inclusive culture where your talent counts.

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