Senior Developer with good understanding of complex Algorithms (C, C++) (m/f)

Fulltime (38,5 h/ week) for our office in Vienna

Detection Team

The role of the Detection Team is to maintain and improve the detection rate of our antivirus solutions. The main product developed here is the detection Engine which is used in our end product and the SDKs. Working on the detection engine involves everything from gathering infected or suspicious files to developing the core algorithms.

Your mission:

  • Implement effective parsers for new or updated file formats
  • Analyze new trends in viruses to capture the important features
  • Automating the analysis and signature creation; help us to build a dynamic analysis environment
  • Improve our anomaly detection systems and research better solutions

Your qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or Mathematics (FH, Uni)
  • Solid work experience as a Senior Software Developer and/or Researcher
  • Strong programming skills in C / C++
  • Big Plus: experience with machine learning and algorithms
  • 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
  • The chance to shape the future of IKARUS and the IT-Security landscape together
  • Free Coffee and fruit, beer dispenser for after work and regular team events
  • Flexible working hours – NO all-in contract

The annual gross salary starts with € 50.000, — per year (IT-KV), willingness to overpay depending on your qualifications and experience. In the end your skillset 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 Wien

Telefon: +43 (0) 1 58995-0
Fax: +43 (0) 1 58995-100
Sales Hotline: +43 (0) 1 58995-500


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Mo bis Do: 8.00 – 17.00 Uhr
Fr: 8.00 – 15.00 Uhr

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