Software Engineer (C/C++) - Mobile Protection

Req ID:  29761

Salzburg, AT

Category:  Software Engineering / Development

Who we are:


Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform cybersecurity, empowering businesses to innovate for a secure, connected future. Building on over 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s services and solutions protect revenue, enable growth and fight cybercrime in video entertainment, video games, and connected industries including transport, health and infrastructure. Irdeto is the security partner dedicated to empowering a secure world where people can connect with confidence. 
With teams and offices around the world, Irdeto’s greatest asset is its people - our diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and contribute to Irdeto's success. 


The Role:

As a Software Engineer (C,C++), you will design and implement security features for mobile platforms. You will also reverse engineer existing cheats or cracks and research vulnerabilities in mobile apps to gain an understanding of attack vectors and to be able to design appropriate countermeasures. In this role, you will be joining our Mobile Protection team. Our main goal is the become the #1 provider for anti-piracy and anti-cheat solutions on mobile platforms. We are providing technology that enables our customers to make sure everybody is able to enjoy a fair playing experience in their games. 

This role could be based in either Austria or Poland. 


Your mission at Irdeto:

  • Be a part of a small, international agile team in an English-speaking environment where your opinions and ideas are encouraged and heard.
  • Acquire extensive know-how and skills in the newest technologies in video gaming security industry.
  • Research new security technologies, document and present finding to the team.
  • Implement security features and integrate them into our protection framework.
  • Analyze cheats and cracks to gain new knowledge about hacking approaches.
  • Participate in planning of our road map and decide on the next features to be added to our solution.


How you can add value to the team?

  • Bachelors or Masters’ degree in Computer Science or have relevant work experience.
  • Programming experience in C / C++.
  • Good understanding of mobile operating systems (Android, iOS).
  • Practical experience in reverse engineering on mobile platforms.
  • Good understanding of LLVM assembly and the ELF/MachO format.
  • Analytical thinking, appreciation for high-quality code, and enjoy solving complex problems using clean, simple solutions.
  • You can comfortably communicate in English (written and verbal)


What you can expect from us: 

Our people and culture are the heart of our business, and our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform what we do, and how we work. We believe in investing in our talented employees and promote collaboration, creativity and innovation, health and well-being across our global workforce. 
In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer: 

  • An international and 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) 


Irdeto encourages applications from people with disabilities, as we provide accommodation on request of the candidates that take part in all aspects of the selection processes.

Welcome to Irdeto!

Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 

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