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(Jr.) Embedded Security Developer

Laura Seppä / aTalent Recruiting
Företagets adress: 
Otaniemi, Espoo
+358 40 557 93 89
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Type: Full-time, 6-months, possibility to combine with a Master’s Thesis
Preferred background: Experience with embedded software development (own/school/work projects)
Work hours: 37,5 hours per week
Starting date: ASAP
Location: Otaniemi, Espoo
Application deadline: 24.10.

Xiphera is a startup company founded in 2017 focusing on developing hardware-based security and cryptography solutions. Our technology is based mainly on FPGA (Field Programmable Gate Array) devices.

Xiphera Oy is looking for a motivated Embedded Security Developer to join their team for approximately 6 months to work on an interesting project. Your responsibilities will include for instance:

- Studying the secrets of the Linux kernel and deepening your knowledge on it
- Software development for a reconfigurable SoC (System on a Chip)
- Development of Linux drivers for controlling IP (Intellectual Property) blocks
- Working on an information security -related project
- Other software development related to the project

We can offer you:

- A position to complete your Master’s Thesis in
- Opportunity to work in an exciting security startup
- Possibility to learn really cool things
- Flexible working hours and an informal atmosphere
- Excellent office location at the Aalto Campus

We require you to:

- Have some experience with embedded software development, preferably in the Linux environment (own/school/work projects)
- Bachelor’s/Master’s level studies in electronics, software engineering, computer science or related fields
- Natural curiosity and eagerness to learn new skills
- Be interested towards cyber security
- Capability to work independently and take responsibility of your own code
- Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English

We consider as a plus:

- Experience working with Linux drivers
- Excellent skills in C / C++
- Skills in Python
- Skills in Finnish
- Interest into and knowledge of cryptography

Sounds like you? Please submit your application letter and CV in PDF by latest 24th of October here: Also, if you have projects in GitHub/Bitbucket/etc., please link them to your documents. Please mention your salary request and possible starting date in your application documents.

You can familiarize yourself with Xiphera here: For more information about the recruitment process contact aTalent’s Recruitment Manager Laura Seppä (+358 40 557 93 89, laura.seppa[at]