Software Engineer – improve IT security by joining the National Security team

Oct 27

We are looking for highly motivated persons with a passion for software development in the IT security field with a focus on windows development. You will join our National Security team and work closely with other developers and testers in one of our agile product development teams. We are currently expanding the pc app team and several positions are available. You will work on various levels ranging from network protocols and interfaces to high-level application features, both design and implementation/test. You will be challenged to solve complex problems and find it easy to deploy and use solutions, always with security in mind to help us contribute to a safer society.

For this position, we require you to have Swedish citizenship.

In this position, you will:

  • Solve complex and interesting problems with driven colleagues
  • You will get a chance to use different programming languages and frameworks on the Windows platform (primarily .Net & C#)
  • There will be many opportunities to work with the integration of some not so common hardware devices
  • Enhance our way of working – we can always improve!

 

What’s in it for me?

Our developers get to work with cutting edge technologies to meet the high demands on security, usability and availability, expected from our secure communication solutions. You will play a key role in bringing value to our products by making sure the customer’s expectations are exceeded.

You will also:

  • Work with highly skilled co-workers that always want to improve
  • Be a part of a small agile self-organizing development team supporting multiple product lines, with great focus on usability and quality
  • Contribute to a safer society by making sure information can be transferred between those who shall have access to it
  • Be part of our learning journey – we are eager to excel and learn even more
  • Have fun!

We hire people for who they are and for their willingness and ability to learn, rather than for their previous experience. If you are a fast learner and the right person for the job, we will train you to meet the requirements of your new position.

For this position, the following requirements apply:

  • Swedish citizenship and fluent in both English and Swedish
  • You are curious about new technology and a strong problem solver
  • Like working in agile teams and with continuous improvement
  • At least one of the following programming languages: C#, C++, C
  • Windows platform/.Net Framework
  • Unit testing
  • Source control management: Git or Mercurial

 

Assets

Most of all, we are looking for an open, passionate person who shares our values, is a true team player and will enjoy working with the rest of us at Sectra.

In addition, we consider it an asset if you also:

  • Speak more languages than those required above
  • Have experience with other cultures
  • Have interests besides school/work, such as sports, sports leader, music, horseback riding, singing or flying as examples
  • User interface design, user interface frameworks (primarily WPF)
  • Cryptography/secure systems
  • UNIX based operating systems
  • Hardware integrations/low-level programming

 

Please make sure to attach your CV, cover letter and grades from both university and gymnasium/upper-secondary school in your application. 

 

Our goal is to start interviews at the beginning of October and for the right candidate to start this position as soon as possible.