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Senior Software Engineer – Security

Location: Cambridge | Cambridgeshire | United Kingdom
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £65000 – £80000
Sector: Computer Software,Computer Hardware

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Name: Sam Finn

Are you a seasoned Software Engineer with experience of C/C++ & Cloud technologies? Do you want to work for an organisation working on the cutting-edge of technology? I am working with one of the most exciting organisations in the Quantum Tech space looking for a Senior Software Developer to join their growing Cyber Security team, working predominantly on Cryptographic Solutions.

Job Responsibilities for the Senior Software Engineer

  • Developing bespoke Cyber Security & Machine Learning solutions in C or C++
  • Collaborating with a small but growing team you will have an input into the entire development process from research, design, programming and testing
  • Lead on the development of Cloud related platforms and technologies
  • Develop new solutions for clients working with Solution Architects and Developers
  • Working heavily in the implementation of cryptographic protocols and solutions for clients
  • Support and develop security platforms
  • Review Audit Code, resolving issues identified by penetration tests and other identified vulnerabilities
  • Involvement and enhancement of the software development lifecycle


Desirable Skills & Experience for the Senior Software Engineer

  • Significant software development experience in C and C++
  • Python experience is desirable
  • Knowledge of Azure (Desirable) or AWS is essential
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Linux in a secure environment
  • Keen interests or commercial experience working in the Cyber Security or Machine Learning space
  • Experience with collaboration and general programming tools such as Git
  • Ability to understand technical and advanced research material and transfer new ideas into code
  • Strong code documentation and writing skills
  • Familiarity with quantum computing is desirable
  • Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Science or other related discipline is desirable