PKI/Cryptography Engineer

Brussels, Belgium

Posted:29 days ago
Location:Brussels, Belgium
Job Ref:BH-33269
Job Type:Contract
Salary:Rates DOE
Expiry date:12/6/2022
Contact:Jacob Pattenden
Contact Email:
PKI & Cryptography Engineer

12 month rolling contract (3-4 years minimum)
Hybrid (Remote/Brussels - couple of days per month onsite) 

Working with a leading Financial Services organization you will join the Security & Anti-Fraud product team as a PKI/Crypto Developer and will be working on the core security systems: Apache based authentication server, CA/PKI infrastructure and smartcard drivers and OS (PKI, CA, SSO).The technology stack for these components is mainly based on C & C++ for Windows and MacOS. Overlying applications are typically based on Java and SpringBoot.

You will be responsible to ensure that these security components, born decades ago but still vital to our business, are future proof. 
- gathering & absorbing knowledge from your colleagues
- building an in-depth understanding of the architecture
- adapting the existing systems where needed
- contributing to the definition and implementation of future solutions to succeed the current ones
- applying & sharing best practices in the design, development & quality assurance of security systems

Would you like to join a cross-functional and self-organizing Scrum team?
Do you have a proven track record in software development on secure Identity & Access Management (IAM) systems?
You know the ins and outs of authentication, authorization, certificates, encryption, and the likes?
Have you been developing 'close to the heart of operating systems' & are you known to have an affinity with kernels, drivers, middleware and even hardware?
Would you be fearless & interested to dive into a years old Private Key Infrastructure and tailor-made Certificate Authority?
Do you want to leave your mark on a system securing billions of euro’s worth in transactions every day?
Will you challenge our choices, present and past, and openly suggest improvements?
Do you get a kick out of sharing your knowledge and engaging with your colleagues to find the best possible solution to any problem you encounter?
Are you fluent in French and/or English (adding fluency in Dutch too would be a plus)?

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