Anti-Cheat Software Engineer

Anti-Cheat Software Engineer

Vancouver, British Columbia  - Permanent

Job Description

Our global software client delivers products, content, and online services across a wide spectrum of platforms. They've made their name in the gaming domain, and are seeking a Software Engineer to be a part of their team to keep games safer, more secure, and free of cheaters!

Work with other security software engineers, data scientists, fraud analysts, game developers, and many others to work on some of the most challenging and complex security/anti-cheat problems available. You'll be responsible for researching, designing, and implementing solutions for some of the most premier game titles in the world. Millions of lines of codes and billions of events every day needing your help to prevent and detect cheating, botting, and integrity tampering.

You will:

- Research, design, develop, support, and integrate anti-cheat and anti-bot solutions that detect and protect against malicious behavior.
- Reverse engineer exploits and software used to cheat and bot.
- Design, develop and execute exploits to test the game Security posture and the existing solutions.
- Analyze, assess, and respond to various Security threats impacting Game Security.
- Perform technical security assessments, code audits and design reviews.
- Communicate Security risk to technical audience and propose pragmatic mitigation options.
- Partner with other security software engineers, data scientists, and security product managers to contribute towards the continuing security posture improvements.

Must Have Skills:

- BS/MS degree in Computer Science
- 3+ years of progressively complex experience in game security and/or reverse engineering
- Working Knowledge and understanding of security best practices pertaining to at least one of the following: Windows and Kernel low level, Android/iOS security research
- Excellent Assembly and/or C/C++ programming skills, Java and/or Scala knowledge an asset

Nice to Have Skills:

- Game Security experience
- Worked on online games with virtual economy
- One or more of the following certificates: CISSP, CEH, SSCP, CCSP


Starting: ASAP