Safeguarding the digital economy

Senior Developer

Helsinki Apply before: 2020-12-08

We are looking for a can-do senior software developer to join our R&D team in Helsinki. 

You will be developing Tectia SSH Client/Server, a multi-platform client/server for secure remote access, file transferring and tunneling. We have a great team of highly experienced and motivated people, and a focused but relaxed international working environment where everyone is encouraged to take initiative in developing our products and working methods. We use agile methodologies and continue investing heavily on test automation and continuous integration. 

We Expect: 

  • Five or more years of experience in doing secure C/C++ development 
  • Experience in POSIX, multithreaded and event-based programming 
  • Understanding of IT security, network technologies and protocols 
  • Good communication skills in English, and good team skills. 

We value: 

  • Qt framework knowledge and UX design 
  • Windows programming experience, especially Win32 APIs and Microsoft Foundation Classes 
  • Sysadmin level Linux, HPUX, AIX, Solaris, IBM z/OS and/or Windows knowledge 
  • Unix tools, shell scripting, Perl, Awk, Makefiles, GNU Autotools, Git, Python 
  • Familiarity with SSH protocol, SSH public key authentication, and x509 certificates 
  • Knowledge of CI systems and test automation tools like Robot framework 
  • Agile development methods like Scrum, and Kanban 

We Provide: 

Chance to work in a team of highly experienced and motivated engineers to build world-class security software. 

How to Apply: 

We aim on filling in this position quickly, so please send your application right away. If you have any questions, please contact 


Founded in 1995, SSH Communications Security is the company that invented the SSH protocol - the gold standard protocol for data-in-transit security solutions. We enable and enhance business for thousands of customers in multiple industries in the private and public sectors around the world with our core SSH technology, key management, and auditing solutions. We operate in the Americas, Europe, and APAC regions, with headquarters located in Helsinki, Finland.

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