Senior Security Engineer – Product Security

  • Full Time
  • Cambridge
  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: $45,000 - £60,000 per annum

Senitor Associates

Our continued presence in the IT recruitment marketplace has been underpinned by our commitment to the principles of Best Practice across all our business functions. When Senitor Associates started out in 1999, we had the sole aim of championing the field of IT Recruitment through our delivery of effective permanent and contract recruitment solutions. This core value is ever-present 18 years on and has enabled us to build strong and enduring business relationships industry-wide.Our growth has been dependent on securing talented individuals that appreciate the intricacies of business, technology and people. With an exceptional in-house knowledge base stemming from years of perfecting our trade in the fields of software development, support and senior appointments, Senitor intends to remain at the fore of it’s field for many years to come.

This globally successful business are looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join their Product and Application Security team in supporting Software Engineers in creating one of the world’s most widely used platforms. As a Senior Security Engineer, within the Product Security team, you will be involved with every stage of the product lifecycle and working closely with the Software Engineers on incredibly complex C and C++ applications. You will be involved with the scope and execution of application security reviews, architecting application security reviews and threat models, secure code reviews and application penetration testing of enterprise C and C++ solutions.

This role will be suitable for a Senior Security Engineer who loves breaking code and has solid analytical security knowledge! You will need to have enterprise level experience with C / C++ Software Engineering, application security testing, automation testing and will have a passion for outlining security flaws and identifying vulnerabilities.

***Key Competencies for Senior Security Engineer – Product Security***

* Security reviews of low level C / C++ systems
* Experienced in application level security
* Knowledge of complex distributed systems
* Risk Assessment
* Low level insight into architecture
* Security mechanisms and boundaries
* Kernel / user level API’s of at least one OS – Beneficial
* Ability to identify and improve potential security weaknesses
* Knowledge of supporting Hardware – Beneficial
* Awareness of Virtualization technologies – Beneficial
* Knowledge of networking protocols – Beneficial

If you love a challenge and want the opportunity to work for an internationally recognised tech supergiant then do not delay – apply today by submitting your CV to this advert, email Megan at or call me for more info on: 01223 309 300

Senior Software Engineer – C / C++ ( Application Security ) – Cambridge

KEY SKILLS: C / C++ / Software Engineer / Application Security

LOCATION: Based in Cambridge which is easily commutable from Peterborough / Northampton / Bury St Edmunds / Luton and other locations across Cambridgeshire / Suffolk / Northamptonshire / Bedfordshire / Buckinghamshire / East Anglia / Home Counties / The East Midlands

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