Malware Analyst (m/f)

Junior/Senior, part or full time position based in Vienna

As one of the industry leaders in Software Security Products, IKARUS has restructured the whole product-development lifecycle and is even more on the right track to shape the international IT security landscape. To support our clients to stay safe and to improve the detection coverage of our software we are looking forward to add your talent to our team.

Your mission:

  • Find effective ways for detecting new malware
  • Analyze new trends in viruses to capture the important features
  • Automate the analysis and signature creation
  • Help us to build a dynamic analysis environment
  • Improve our anomaly detection systems and research better solutions

Your qualifications:

  • Understanding of malware intrusion vectors and different file formats
  • Experience with analysis tools (hex editors, debuggers, IDA Pro)
  • Expertise with Python and SQL
  • Big plus: knowledge of machine learning, algorithms and C++
  • You are driven by challenges and have an endless curiosity concerning problem solving

Your benefits:

  • A young, international and agile working environment with 13 different nationalities
  • Free coffee and fruit, beer dispenser for after work and regular team events
  • Flexible working hours
  • Option of working from home
  • NO All-In-contract!

The annual gross salary starts with € 33.000,- per year (IT-KV), based on the collective agreement (IT-KV), overpayment is possible according to experience and qualifications. In the end, your skill set counts, let’s talk!

We look forward to meeting you in person. Please email us your application to!

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IKARUS Security Software GmbH
Blechturmgasse 11
1050 Vienna

Phone: +43 (0) 1 58995-0
Sales Hotline:
+43 (0) 1 58995-500


Support hotline:
+43 (0) 1 58995-400

Support hours:
Mon – Thu: 8am – 5pm
Fri: 8am – 3pm

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