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Secure Developer

NCC Group

NCC Group

Software Engineering
Cheltenham, UK
Posted on Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Thanks for checking out our job opening; we are excited that YOU are interested in learning more about NCC Group.

We are on a mission to make society a safer and more secure place. Our people are the ones who make that possible; a global community of talented individuals working together towards a safer future.

We aim to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential. We work together, we are brilliantly creative, we embrace difference, and we want you to join in our mission, as a Secure Developer.

Take a look at our website here to learn more about why we’re one of the leading global Cyber Security and Risk Mitigation business… https://www.nccgroup.com/uk/

The Opportunity

Our team in the UK is growing - we are looking for people with strong programming skills who are used to working in an Agile environment. You would be working on long term engagements helping clients solve interesting problems.

This role will be primarily based out of our Cheltenham or Manchester office, with a small amount of travel to a customer site for team collaboration and face to face meetings.

With our dedicated lab facilities and break out areas, continuous training and variety of work and regular tech team/research events, we are positive that we can offer what you are looking for next in your career.

The Challenge

As a security- focused developer on long term engagements, you will be expected to work with our clients as part of a hybrid team to help them solve complex software engineering challenges.

This includes:

  • Integrating new features into an existing codebase.

  • Porting existing code to work with new systems.

  • Develop robust software using unit testing and automated testing,

  • Using software engineering skills to solve complex and interesting problems.


Some of the key skills we look for are:

  • C development experience

  • C code review

  • Python development experience

  • Use of pytest and pyunit (or similar testing frameworks)

  • Familiarity with Jenkins or other CI/CD pipeline tools

  • Knowledge of git and working on multi branch projects

  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology

  • Knowledge of Linux operating system and standard networking protocols

At NCC Group we are passionate about passionate people; someone who wants to join in our mission of making the world safer and more secure, whilst learning new skills and advancing their career forward.

Please do not hesitate to apply.

About NCC Group

The NCC Group family has over 2.500 members located all around the world, providing a trusted advisory service to 15,000 customers. Born in the UK, we have now have offices in North America, Canada, Europe, Asia- Pacific and United Arab Emirates.

We are passionate about helping our customers to protect their brand, value and reputation against the ever-evolving threat landscape. We fuel that passion with investment in our people and our business.

Our values and code of ethics are at the heart of how we operate – we work together, we are brilliantly creative, and we embrace difference. We treat everyone and everything with equal respect.

We want to create an environment where all colleagues feel psychologically, emotionally and physically safe to be authentic, sharing their personal experiences to represent the diversity of the world they live in, and have equal opportunity to achieve their best.

About your application

We review every application received and will get in touch if your skills and experience match what we’re looking for. If you don’t hear back from us within 10 days, please don’t be too disappointed – we may keep your CV on our database for any future vacancies and we would encourage you to keep an eye on our career opportunities as there may be other suitable roles.

If you do not want us to retain your details, please email global.ta@nccgroup.com. All personal data is held in accordance with the NCC Group Privacy Policy. We are committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please tell us at any stage. This role being advertised will be subject to BS7858 screening as a mandatory requirement. This role being advertised will be subject to BS7858 screening as a mandatory requirement.

Please note that this role has background clearance as mandatory due to the nature of the work NCC Group does. To apply, you must be willing and able to undergo the vetting process.