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Security Researcher

Abu Dhabi | United Arab Emirates

Software Security Researcher

You have the experience, education and drive to lead. What you’re missing is the freedom to create your dream. When you join DarkMatter, you’ll find that freedom and build the future of cyber security in the UAE.

As a Software Security Researcher, you will:

  • Analyze applications to understand how they work, where they have weaknesses and demonstrate how identified vulnerabilities can be exploited by developing Proof-of-Concepts
  • Conduct research in new techniques, mitigations and identify zero-day vulnerabilities
  • Produce accurate security advisories to vendors, write technical blog posts, present at conferences or create white papers
  • Deliver security reports by performing security audits
  • Mentor and coach colleagues on technical topics
  • Improve testing methodologies
  • Development security tools
  • Collaborate with a great team of security experts and work in a lab environment
  • Enjoy all the cultural, educational and travel opportunities Abu Dhabi offers

Your personal dream could be the world’s reality

At DarkMatter we believe that “impossible is only the beginning.” That’s 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, you’ll 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, we’ll connect you with like-minded colleagues ready to create what’s 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, you’ll need:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering or obtained relevant security certifications.
  • 3+ years of experience in Security Research.
  • Deep understanding of various software security vulnerabilities, threats and attack vectors on different environments, and reverse engineering.
  • Research experience in software and/or devices such as Operating Systems, ICS, smart cards, web servers, RF, Smartphones, email servers, web applications, clients and readers etc.
  • Software development experience in at least three of these languages: C/C++, C#, Java, Swift, Objective C).
  • Proficient in one or more assembly languages (x86/64, ARM, etc…).
  • Expertise in one or more scripting languages (e.g., Python, GO or Ruby).
  • Strong foundations in computer architecture, network, web technologies, Operating Systems or embedded systems.
  • Proven participation in responsible disclosure of vulnerabilities, blog, Capture the Flag events, presented at known security conferences and Bug Bounty programs would be an advantage.
  • A desire to innovate in the UAE.
  • Sufficient in English speaking and writing skills.

About DarkMatter

The impossible is just the beginning at DarkMatter. An agile startup with a global mindset, we’re innovating for our clients and securing them from tomorrow’s 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 world’s most secure smart phone and communications suite, and we’re 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.

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DREAM ENVIRONMENT

At DarkMatter, you’ll find a fast-paced environment where you can shape our product roadmap. We’re a young company with the agility of a startup, but the experienced talent and resources of an established firm. With a sense of adventure and drive to succeed, you can make your dreams a reality in the Middle East.

A hub for innovation

  • The Middle East is one of the fastest moving economic regions on the planet and the UAE plays a largerole in this growth. In 2014, the government launched its National Innovation Strategy, which aims to transform the UAE into one of the world’s most innovative countries through a seven-sector plan.
  • The plan includes creating innovation incubators and technological infrastructure and supporting the private sector in building research centres, innovation communities and more. 
  • Additionally, the UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda aims to shift the nation to a knowledge-based economy. Smart cities such as Dubai and the technologies they employ are examples of how the UAE has set these goals in motion.
  • This connectivity and investment in innovation can lead to exciting career opportunities for you in an expanding economy.

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