Senior Backend Developer (f/m/x)

The Challenge

As a member of the Threat Intelligence team, you will design, implement and maintain backend systems to process and identify new emerging threats. Your projects will collect and process security-related intelligence and will then provide that data to the company as a whole so Avira can protect its users on a global scale.

The team

We are an international team of developers and researchers. We are a self-organized and result-oriented team, always looking to perfect the art of automation. Our systems and services are integrated within the Avira Protection Cloud that protect consumers and businesses around the world.

What you will do

Starting from day one you will familiarize yourself with our vision for the backend systems we want to leverage to protect our customers.

Within two months you understand the software and hardware architecture of the existing backend systems so you can start improving and deploying new components.

Within the first six months you will develop and implement new features that improve Avira’s Threat Intelligence detection systems. The systems and services you design and develop will scale easily for very large amounts of data and will provide high performance while requiring low maintenance.

Within the first year you will be truly integrated within a team that delivers the most up-to-date Threat Intelligence solutions to millions of customers. You take full ownership of cross-department projects and collaborate efficiently with other teams. You are keen to improve existing technologies and implement new and innovative features. You also play a big part in securing and supporting the digital lifestyle of our customers and making the Internet a more secure place.

Your Qualifications

  • 3+ years' experience as a backend developer, with excellent development skills in Python. Ideally, you have experience with other programming languages
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with AWS-based applications and technologies
  • Hands-on experience analyzing high volumes of logs, network security data, and other threat attacks tacticas and techniques
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases, REST APIs, Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of network security and cyber threat intelligence are a plus
  • Strong analytical, technical, organisational and communication skills

Benefits and perks:

New Work

Stylish building with roof terraces

Canteen and ChocaVira

Modern office concept

Learning & Development

Unlimited access to Udemy

Trainings & Conferences

Specialist Career

Health & Wellbeing

Gym and fitness courses

“JobRad” bike leasing

Medical checkups

Family & Living

Relocation Package

Vacation child care

Avira Prime licences


Onboarding events

Monthly Employee Meetings

Summer & Christmas parties

Location: Tettnang

How we hire

  • Online Test
  • Technical Interview
  • Practical Case
  • OnSite

  • If you want the outcome of your work to have a direct impact on making the Internet a safer place for 500 million Avira users please get in touch!

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