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Senior C/C++ Developer (m/f) - Development of advanced protection technologies at Avira (Tettnang, Germany)

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Position Summary It is all about the detection of malicious software -  or fighting the bad guys . We are looking to recruit a senior software developer into our “Advanced Threat Research and Protection Systems” team: Someone to undertake the development of next-generation detection systems. Every day we develop new techniques to protect our users against a world full of cyber criminals - and sometimes even three letter agencies. Starting from day one you will be part of the team which represents the core knowledge of Windows malware within Avira. Performance objectives The Avira Protection Cloud contains real-time events and data about current malware attacks towards our customers. It is the team - and your - responsibility to follow the latest malware trends and changes, to design and develop groundbreaking detection methods to tackle current and future malware variants. Customers all over the world will benefit from your work, expertise and effort put into our Protection Cloud. You will develop and work on modules of the Avira scanning engines, making them more efficient and adding functionality. You will work on kernel drivers to monitor process behavior on Windows operating systems to enable our analysis systems to deliver the best possible verdicts. You will work with our most advanced malware detection and classification systems. These include automatic malware decrypting/unpacking systems, behavioral analysis systems and a botnet infiltration system. You will integrate detection relevant technology into the Avira Antivirus solution. Only by being one step ahead, we can be prepared to beat all current and future threats. Keys to hiring We are seeking someone passionate about the whole field of anti-malware technologies and the creation of seminal protection systems. You will have: a degree in computer science and are interested in malware research you are excellent at developing fast, secure and stable code in C/C++ ideally you are also able to write code on kernel level (Windows drivers) knowledge of the Assembly language - not mandatory Working in a team full of motivated colleagues, you will be inspired and motivated every day to beat fast evolving cyber-threats. If we just described you, send us your résumé! Our Offer Flat hierarchies, fast decision-making, and open door policies Competitive Compensation Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment International like-minded team Subsidized canteen, free gym, free drinks, free ice cream, language courses English as official business language Modern IT infrastructure A friendly work environment among a team of high-performance oriented people that promotes creativity, innovation, research Learning and development opportunities in a dynamic international environment Freedom to develop innovative ideas and projects Extensive onboarding and ongoing training This position is based in Tettnang, Lake Constance. Please submit your application including your salary requirements and availability by clicking on the “Apply now” button.