Software Engineer, Windows

Perugia, Italy

Who We Are:


Malwarebytes is the next-gen cybersecurity company that millions worldwide trust. Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware, and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. The company’s flagship product combines advanced heuristic threat detection with signatureless technologies to detect and stop a cyberattack before damage occurs. More than 10,000 businesses worldwide use, trust, and recommend Malwarebytes. Founded in 2008, the company is headquartered in California, with offices in Europe and Asia, and a global team of threat researchers and security experts

We’ve created a fantastic culture that our employees love and were recently named in the top 10 of Fortune Magazine’s “Great Place to Work” list.   We’re growing fast and are looking for some great people to join us.



 Who We Need:


We’re looking for a talented software engineer who loves developing new software for Microsoft Windows, with some experience in Windows internals and willingness to incredibly improve his/her Windows kernel/user development skills.



What You’ll Do:


  • Software development under Microsoft Windows platform (C/C++)
  • Maintaining existing software solutions and implement new technologies
  • Joint development of user mode and kernel mode software
  • Collaborate with existing engineering team



Skills You’ll Need to Have:


  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of Windows software development
  • Some knowledge of Microsoft Windows internals
  • C/C++ knowledge
  • Knowledge of how to develop using Windows APIs
  • Excellent written and spoken Italian (you will be part of an Italian team)
  • Fluency in English & Italian are essential
  • Team player and excellent self-learning and problem solving skills
  • This role will be based at our Perugia office



Nice to Have Skills:


  • Experience in malware analysis
  • Experience in reverse engineering using IDAPro or alternative technologies
  • Experience in Windows driver development and debugging using WinDbg and alternatives
  • Experience with Windbg or equivalent debugging software 



What We Offer:


  • An opportunity to do something great for yourself and the world
  • A great work environment that supports growth and development
  • Competitive compensation and benefit packages
  • Parking
  • Stocked kitchen with healthy (and some unhealthy) drinks, snacks, fruit and lunch options
  • A company who enjoys having fun; holiday and summer parties, sporting events and lots of other great stuff

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