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JavaScript Expert (m/f)

Position Summary

As a member of the Distributed Protection Systems and Research Team you will design and implement new security technologies. You constantly interact with an international team of open-minded computer scientists located in Romania, Germany and The Netherlands to find the very best solutions to a diverse set of interesting problems. You evaluate requirements with other teams within the Avira Protection Labs in order to react to the newest malware trends when designing new products.

Keys to hiring

Your ability to think out of the box and your strong will to pursue the right solution through extensive research inspires others and invigorates projects. Your independent solution finding skills are complemented by your ability to learn from others and your open-mindedness to open source solutions. With pride in your work and a sense of urgency to deliver the best possible solution, you persist to see your work completed in a product.

You have a degree in computer sciences, an excellent understanding of JavaScript, JavaScript frameworks and modern web applications. Ideally you have prior experience with cloud computing, JavaScript test frameworks and HTML5.

Performance objectives

  1. Starting from day one you will familiarize yourself with our vision of the “secure web”-projects. Within one month you understand the soft- and hardware architecture of the existing cloud-based system, so that you can start improving and deploying new product features.
  2. In addition, within the first six months you will develop new features, which work seamlessly in all common web browsers to secure millions of customers.
  3. A year into the job you will support our browser plugin/extension developers with your excellent JavaScript knowledge during the development of a new browser security suite.

If you are enthusiastic about broadening your technical expertise and have a desire to work in an environment that promotes creativity, research, innovation and fun, we would love to hear from you!

 

This position is based in Tettnang, Lake Constance.

Please submit your application including your salary requirements and availability by clicking on the “Apply now” button. Online applications preferred.