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Technical content writer

Codified Security needs a content writer with high level technical understanding of client side mobile app security in the following areas:
  • iOS mobile app security
  • Android mobile app security
  • OWASP Mobile Top 10
  • Understanding of OS internals
  • Network security (incl. WiFi, Cellular and Bluetooth)
  • (bonus Xamarin/.NET knowledge)
The role requires you to work with our content team to help produce long form and in depth content.
 
You will need to be able to communicate complex technical concepts in clear and fluent written English.
 
The work will range from editing or improving existing pieces to writing your own original content according to editorial guidelines.
 
Please show understanding of required knowledge areas and proof of writing ability.
 
Please email me using the email address below with i. a brief cover letter ii. a sample of your writing.
 
You will be required to do a brief test task.
  • SALARY: In line with experience & quality.
  • REMOTE WORK? Yes
  • LANGUAGES: Excellent level of written English
  • WHEN DOES THE ROLE START: ASAP
  • EMAIL: [email protected]
Please reply with subject line ‘Technical content’, otherwise your application will be ignored.
 
STRICTLY NO RECRUITERS/AGENCIES – ANY RECRUITER CONTACTING WILL BE OBLIGED TO MAKE A £100 DONATION TO THE LITERACY TRUST

We’re Codified Security, a London-based company that is growing quickly. Our mission is to answer the question ‘Are our mobile apps secure?’ for our clients, by using cutting edge technology building on our years of mobile and cybersecurity experience.

After launching around a year ago we’re seeing rapid growth and an increasingly demanding product roadmap.

You’ll be responsible for developing new features and ensuring our platform is as stable and performant as possible through good quality code & best practice development methodologies.

Our stack is primarily Node.js-based. You’ll be detailed orientated and excited to get stuck into a big problem and take ownership over it. If you’re interested in cyber security, that’s also a big plus.

Technical skills we expect:

  • 4+ years experience developing web applications and backends
  • 3+ years experience with Javascript
  • Relevant experience with Node.js
  • Experience using both NoSQL and SQL databases
  • Front end experience in a relevant framework (ideally React)
  • Experience in cloud deployments
  • Help us automate everything as much as possible: deployments, QA, etc

What we can offer you:

  • Central London office location
  • Possibility of some flexible/remote working
  • Good salary
  • Generous options in a fast growing startup in a booming industry
  • Ability to really make a difference

STRICTLY NO RECRUITERS/AGENCIES – ANY RECRUITER CONTACTING WILL BE OBLIGED TO MAKE A £100 DONATION TO A CHARITY OF OUR CHOOSING.

Codified Security is a mobile application security testing startup based in London.

Codified Security integrates with the product development cycle to provide pre-launch audits of mobile codebases and backend infrastructure, with further tests for each product release.

We aim to eliminate mobile application vulnerabilities, help mitigate risk, show CTOs and developers how to secure their code, and protect the investment, reputation, and data of digital businesses from enterprise to startups.

We’re looking for people to who want to fix the broken state of mobile application security and who will grow with us as a company.

Role

The role is to research mobile application vulnerabilities and work with the Codified Security engineers on integration into the rules based engine.

Experience is required in the following areas:

  • iOS mobile security
  • Android mobile security
  • Backend API security
  • Network security (incl. WiFi, Cellular and Bluetooth)

Essential skills:

  • Communication of high level technical concepts to non-technical people
  • Understanding of OS internals.
  • Binary reverse engineering.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team