Junior Software Engineer



hackajob partnered with BeyondTrust, a place where you can bring your purpose to life through the work that you do, creating a safer world through their cyber security SaaS portfolio. Their culture of flexibility, trust, and continual learning means you will be recognized for your growth, and for the impact you make on their success. You will be surrounded by people who challenge, support, and inspire you to be the best version of yourself.

The Role:

As a Junior Software Engineer, you will play an integral part in their company’s product development process and focus on kernel-level software development for our native Windows Desktop Application. You will play a key role in creating stable and scalable software security products that protect global companies from growing cyber threats. If you're passionate about continual learning and have a creative mind that thrives on the challenge of solving valuable problems, then this role could be a great match for you!

What You’ll Do:

  • Play a key part in the design and development of the BeyondTrust product suite
  • Use agile tools and techniques to contribute to an effective software development lifecycle
  • Collaborate with multi-functional teams in various locations
  • Own features from design to delivery
  • Use advanced debugging techniques to diagnose and fix problems
  • Confidently communicate with small groups
  • Troubleshoot issues with the product as reported by customers responsively

What You’ll Bring:

  • Ideally, you will have experience in developing high-quality code in at least C++11 – They’re currently upgrading to 20 from 17.
  • Able to communicate, collaborate, and work effectively in a distributed team
  • Curious, inquisitive and passionate
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming
  • Knowledge of debugging and troubleshooting techniques
  • Knowledge of Unit testing

Nice To Have:

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Visual Studio
  • Familiarity with software build tools, issue tracking and Git
  • Experience writing multi-threaded code
  • Familiarity with Peer reviews
  • Familiarity with CMake, Qt, gtest/gmock, Boost, C++ templates, Windows Services, Active Directory, LDAP, COM, ADSI, Windows Device Drivers, Smart Cards, WHQL testing, SQL, and PostgreSQL, ATL, Windows IOCP
  • Knowledge of Windows APIs and RESTful APIs
  • STL
  • They are exploring Rust at the moment so any skills here are a bonus.
  • Experience with client/server architectures, RPC, IPC, and Named Pipes
  • Experience in developing security software
  • Secure coding practices, and knowledge of operating system security architecture
  • Experience in developing enterprise software
  • Advanced knowledge of macOS and Linux environments

Benefits & Perks:

  • 25 days’ holiday which increases with the length of service
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Vitality Private Healthcare for you and your family
  • Medicash Benefit (including Dental cover)
  • Life Insurance (4x annual salary)
  • Income Protection if you are unable to work due to ill health
  • Paid parental leave
  • Sabbatical leave
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Co-investing opportunity

 How to apply:

  • Click the "Apply now" to access the company page.
  • Press the button "GET MATCHED" where you will create an account for the chance to get matched to this role, and similar opportunities.

You need to be eligible to work in the UK:

-Candidates must have been based in the UK for 5 years

-Candidates must hold a UK passport or ILR or settlement in the UK

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