F-Secure delivers research-led cyber security to defend organizations, society and people from real-world attacks and build resilience into their approach. Our people are a mix of technical and creative experts – diverse, talented, and passionate people – working tirelessly to help us advance the industry with new ways of thinking. They lead their own development, in and out of the office. They call the shots when it comes to building a place to call home in our organization.
Are you hoping to shift gears into cyber security? This could be exactly what you are looking for! Our consulting team is growing, and we are looking to recruit systems engineers or software developers with a keen interest in security, to work alongside our security consultants to lend engineering expertise to better resolve our client’s security problems. This position is open in our London, Manchester and Basingstoke offices.
We solve complex cyber-security problems on daily basis and encourage our team to push the boundaries of what is possible! In addition to their work supporting our clients, our consultants get involved in a variety of exciting external and internal research projects - investigating new software, hardware or protocols, or developing new tools and techniques. Just check out our labs page – https://labs.f-secure.com/
To succeed at F-Secure and help our clients with their challenges you will need to be geared up with the following:
A passion for security! You love computers, you love security and you love hacking things and solving problems. If this weren’t your job it would be your hobby.
Self-motivation! You’re not going to be told what to do all the time. You are capable of figuring out what is of benefit to F-Secure and our clients and then run with it. We will give you the tools to succeed, but it is up to you to apply them.
Communication skills! How can we add value to our clients’ organizations unless we can communicate what they need to do to improve their security? But communication also extends to sharing your knowledge with your colleagues and the wider industry.
What we need…
We are looking for someone with a keen and demonstrable interest in security, with experience architecting, developing or implementing systems and solutions in the real world. You’ll have experience overcoming engineering challenges, helping the business make sensible compromises to achieve the core business objectives, and collaborate with others to achieve that.
We’re looking for someone who’s a fast learner, who gets excited by getting stuck into new tools and technologies, and who enjoys applying their experience to new problem spaces. As part of your role, you’ll be working alongside a passionate and dedicated team, including collaborating on new and exciting projects for a wide range of clients. You’ll also have the freedom to explore your own personal research projects on bleeding edge technologies.
Design programmes of work for our clients to meet their security objectives.
Contribution to research and tool development, both internally and across the broader security community
Translating that research and tool development into internal and externally facing output, such as blog posts, conference talks, open-source tool releases and so on.
Who we think would be a great fit…
We are looking for someone with a strong background in engineering real-world solutions:
Any of the below will be a bonus, but are not required:
What you will get from us
We will invest in your development, by offering you a variety of training and tools in the areas you are particularly interested in:
Over 1,700 amazing colleagues in nearly 30 offices
Possibility to protect the world
Work with best of class experts who care
Relaxed, open and fun working environment
68+ of nationalities
Global with the spirit of a small company
You can’t design culture!
The F-Secure team is diverse, fluid, fun-loving, and full of energy. It’s our job to preserve that, so we’ve made it our business to help individuals traverse from passion to passion, from specialism to specialism, from the flavor of today to tomorrow’s. We move with their needs, and help them build Pathways, always focusing on the things that make them happy in and beyond of the office.
See yourself here? Bring your best self and apply now.
1988F-Secure established under the name Data Fellows
1992First public hysteria about a computer virus
2002First Antivirus for mobile phones
2004F‑Secure Labs launches first antivirus industry blog
2009F‑Secure’s next step into the cloud
2015F-Secure aims to become the leading European cyber security company
2018MWR InfoSecurity joins F-Secure
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