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C++ Software Engineer (26995)

Cambridge (central)
to £75,000 DoE + Benefits

Working on security features for Windows OS using micro-VMs

This dedicated, enterprise software development group are looking to hire a C++ Software Engineer to join their growing team. Their projects are focused on cyber security solutions for everyday businesses and customers. Their products monitor and keep out cyber threats through the use of micro-virtual machines (VMs).

As their next software engineer, you would work on both development and core maintenance, improving performance and optimising security features. You’ll work closely with product managers to implement and develop the next generation of features.


  • Degree in Computer Science or similar.
  • Demonstrable project experience programming in C++ including development on Windows and knowledge of Windows OS internals.
  • Additional experience of COM would be desirable.
  • Team player – the company works collaboratively, and good communications are expected.

The role is based at their offices in central Cambridge. Flexibility is available through hybrid working (up to 2 or 3 days in the office depending on experience). On offer is an excellent salary and benefits including bonus scheme and career development opportunities.

Keywords: Cambridge / Hybrid, C++, COM, Windows Internals, Security, VM

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