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Software Engineer

full-time DarkMatter Bucharest

DarkMatter is developing a suite of communication applications covering encrypted voice, instant messaging, email and other in-transit data. Working in a fast paced environment, the successful Server Engineer will be responsible for software design, implementation, testing, debugging, and deployment of security-focused products and services.

As a Software Engineer, you will:

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software
  • Produce architecture, design and implementation that is secure, reliable, robust, modular, maintainable, scalable and efficient
  • Adapt quickly to different technologies and platforms
  • Consistently deliver on commitments on time
  • Research emerging trends and recommend new software technologies for adoption
  • Interest in learning about security and cryptography
  • Enjoy all the cultural, educational and travel opportunities Abu Dhabi offer

Your personal dream could be the worlds reality

At DarkMatter we believe that impossible is only the beginning. Thats why we empower our employees to create, not just their future at our company, but also the future of cyber security around the world. As a member of our growing team, youll take your vision and use your creativity to produce the technology solutions of tomorrow. With the agility of a startup and the talent of an experienced firm, well connect you with like-minded colleagues ready to create whats next in the field. When the only constant in tech is change, shift your focus to the UAE and lead the next development at DarkMatter.

To bring your dream to life, youll need:

  • A desire to innovate in the UA
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • 4+ years of professional programming experience in C, C++ and/or Java
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, concurrency, modern design patterns, object-oriented software engineering best practices
  • Familiarity with development and configuration tools (Git, Jira, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with mobile application development on iOS and/or Android and desktop application development for Windows and/or MacOS
  • Familiarity secure development practices


About DarkMatter

The impossible is just the beginning at DarkMatter. An agile startup with a global mindset, were innovating for our clients and securing them from tomorrows threats today. We work across teams, geographies and industries to provide holistic, secure, trusted and integrated protection services in areas such as:

  • Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Cyber Network Defense
  • Managed Security Services
  • Secure Communications
  • Infrastructure & System Integration
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Test & Validation Labs
  • Cryptography

We created KATIM, the worlds most secure smart phone and communications suite, and were looking ahead to what comes next. Our rapidly developing digital reality demands we look at and implement cyber security in a different way than we have in the past, and we are at the forefront of this sea change.
Our people define us. They are talented adventurers who are shaping the tech landscape from Abu Dhabi with their considerable expertise and experience. For them, DarkMatter is a place where they can make their cyber security dreams come true. We embrace and foster the entrepreneurial spirit that propels our people and our company forward. Our industry is ever evolving, and so are we.

Working in Abu Dhabi

Just off the Arab Gulf and right at the edge of your imagination, is a place where geniuses make their cyber security dreams come true.
At DarkMatter, were turning our biggest ideas into reality in the fastest moving and most dynamic city on the planet. Working here, youll lead technical innovation in the region while taking advantage of all Abu Dhabi has to offer. From first class healthcare and education, to superior living accommodations and cultural attractions, youll find your ideal career and more in this global crossroads. The UAE is one of the safest and most secure areas in the world. And with its location between Europe, Africa and Asia, youll expand your worldview in just a short flight. But you wont have to venture far from the city to experience its diversity. Youll find people of over 50 nationalities working at DarkMatter. Join us and see that while far away from the concrete tech jungle, Abu Dhabi is an oasis where your latest innovations will thrive and grow.

published: Sept. 14, 2017

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