Sr. Software Development Engineer

Arxan Technologies   •  

West Lafayette, IN

Industry: Security Services


Not Specified years

Posted 387 days ago

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Arxan is looking for a Senior Software Development Engineer to join our EnsureIT product development team, focused on enhancing the features and platform coverage of our EnsureIT mobile and embedded application protection product.   EnsureIT protects mobile and embedded applications from software piracy, tampering and reverse engineering. EnsureIT runs as a Linux, Mac OSX and Windows application to protect software for a wide variety of target systems including Android, iOS, embedded Linux, ChromeOS, Tizen and tvOS.   Successful candidates will have opportunities to work with many different machine and software architectures. You will work with current and future advanced compilers and operating systems from Apple, Google and open source, at a deep and challenging level that will enhance your software skills and knowledge.   As part of the Arxan engineering team, you will execute your development activities using Scrum, a modern team-based rapid and agile methodology which keeps process overhead low and development productivity high.
Arxan is an energetic environment in which initiative and innovation coupled with teamwork, openness, and customer focus are valued. We welcome candidates who thrive on challenge in a fast-paced, high-tech, dynamic environment and who value success to join our team.
Successful candidates will achieve the following technical goals while working at Arxan:

  • Understand the behavior of a standard compiler, linker and loader
  • Design, develop and test object oriented systems using C++ for execution on Linux, Mac OSX and Windows
  • Document research, specifications and design results clearly, with an emphasis on explaining why decisions were made
  • Understand the LLVM bitcode intermediate representation
  • Develop software to read and manipulate LLVM bitcode using the LLVM core library C++ interface
  • Understand and manipulate the low-level format of compiled and linked ELF and MACHO binaries
  • Analyze and debug applications on a variety of different target operating systems and architectures with and without a reproducible test case
  • Write unit and system test cases that verify software functionality
  • Understand and write small pieces of code in ARM and x86 assembly
  • Research and break down nebulous requests into smaller, well-defined tasks with accurately estimated effort
  • Think like an adversary that is attempting to attack a binary; utilizing tools such as IDA Pro

Our best employees demonstrate the following behaviors:

  • Be driven and self-motivated
  • Communicate clearly and respectfully with local and remote team members
  • Collaborate with the team to meet and exceed the team goals
  • Display attention to detail
  • Find novel solutions to identified needs
  • Deliver quality software within the committed schedule
  • Focus on customer needs
  • Learn rapidly advancing technologies
  • Embrace changing needs and priorities

While working at Arxan, you will utilize the following technologies:

  • Linux, Mac OSX and Windows hosts
  • Android, iOS, Embedded Linux, ChromeOS, Tizen, watchOS and tvOS devices
  • Android Studio, Apple Xcode, and Visual Studio development environments
  • C, C++, Java, Objective-C and Swift compiled languages
  • Perl and Python scriptinglanguages

Job Id:  124