SUSE Security Engineer

  • Software Development
  • Full-time

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SUSE is a growing company, with great products, a culture that fosters openness and friendship, and where many opportunities exist.

Product security is the most important building block of the global IT ecosystem.

Our SUSE Security Team has over two decades of experience working on pro-active and reactive security to make our products and solutions outstanding. Using the latest technologies allows us to respond to hyped and very urgent vulnerabilities like ShellShock or BootHole. The race is still on-going and we need you to stay ahead and win.

Location: EMEA (Remote)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Product security for our enterprise and community products

  • Security incident management, evaluation, assessment, fixing of vulnerabilities

  • Secure product and tools development, supporting development teams

  • Security testing, manual and automatic

  • Writing patches

  • Working in projects and teams

  • Communication with external and internal customers

Candidate Profile:

  • An academic degree (Master/Bachelor or comparable) or IT specialist (Fachinformatiker)

  • Self-motivated and self-organised

  • Very good understanding of the Linux operating system

  • Programming skills in C and at least one scripting language (bash, perl, ruby, python, ...)

  • Experience with application security

  • Familiarity with basic security concepts (e.g. code analysis, binary formats, encryption)

  • Familiarity with security analysis tools is a bonus (e.g. IDA, gdb)

  • Knowledge of network security (TCP/IP, SSH, TLS/SSL) is a plus

  • Pronounced quality awareness, customer-oriented approach - Enthusiastic about security and improving knowledge in this area

  • Good communication skills and meticulous working style

  • Good knowledge of English

What makes us different:

  • You will find and can connect to highly skilled engineers at SUSE

  • We provide many different products and endless opportunities to learn

  • We help our employees to develop

  • Our work environment is creative and productive

  • You can work with and within an international team

  • Our working hours are as flexible as possible

  • We organize regular events (hackathons, workshops, outdoor events, ...) to build up relationships and friendship within and across teams

  • At SUSE the opinion of the employee matters!

If you are successful for this position you'll have to pass pre-employment checks before joining us. The content of these checks may vary by country and position.

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