Software Cyber Security Analyst

Posted 01 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Software Engineering
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Our client a very exciting start-up cyber security company in France is looking for a Software Cyber security Analyst. This is a highly hands-on and technical role, with customer facing responsibilities, and is focused on code analysis, with limited development activities. You will work with cross-functional teams, mainly focused on embedded software development, for a wide diversity of market (automotive, IoT, mobile, defence,…).


  • Perform code analysis on customer source code, in project mode, reporting regularly internally and to customer her/his progress
  • Setup conference calls with customer to report progress and undefined behaviours detected
  • At presales stage, in the context of product demonstration, perform customer code analysis, prepare the restitution & presentation in collaboration with sales team and participate to the customer presentation
  • Deliver customer trainings and technical hands-on knowledge transfer to customers
  • Record project activities in the project management application
  • Build close relationships with customers at technical level
  • Contribute in customer support & pre-sales activities

Skills and Experience:

Education: B.A./B.S. degree required (Computer Science, Software development or a related field).


  • Prior experience of min 5 years as senior C or C++ software developer, preferably for embedded devices
  • Excellent knowledge of C and C++ ISO standards
  • Experience with Linux/Unix system: comfortable with shell scripting, Linux file systems
  • Comfortable with CI/CD integration and tools (Jenkins,…)
  • Experienced with versioning tools (GIT,…)

Soft skills:

  • Fluent in English
  • Excellent pedagogical skills
  • High energy, flexible, pro-active
  • Verbal and no verbal communication, listening
  • Ability to present solutions, rather than problems
  • Ability to express complex ideas in a manner befitting the audience
  • Team-working
  • "can do" attitude. Willing to accommodate and innovate to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Problem solving

Additional skills/experience:

  • Experience in Java, Python, Rust development
  • Experience in a Professional Services team
  • Other foreign language is a plus
  • Publication or contribution in Open Source software is a key differentiator

Our client offers a competitive salary and excellent long-term opportunities exist for the successful candidate in the exciting and growing business of cybersecurity and safety.