NEWS FROM THE LAB - Tuesday, March 6, 2007

Come Join the Good Fight Posted by Sean @ 13:12 GMT

There have been several Q&A submissions asking:
How does one get to work for you?

Well – we're hiring.

Our Helsinki based careers page has a number of European positions listed. We're also hiring in Malaysia. You can find those positions here.

Two of the Helsinki positions are directly related to the Security Labs.

Helsinki Careers

The Malware Analyst opening is part of Response.
Contact A-P

And there is a System Developer position as well. The LabDev Team are the ones that create and maintain many of the applications and systems we use.
Contact Olli


The Malaysian openings also include two within the Security Labs team. We're looking for an Analyst and a Security Labs Administrator.

Kuala Lumpur Careers


Related Q&A Questions:
It sounds like you have a lot of fun there. How do go about getting a job with you. btw I can't speak Finnish, is that a problem?
What is the best way to get a job at F-Secure? What kind of people you need?
What skills are required to be in your line of work?
I suspect that many people who read this blog would like to work doing virus/malware research or something similar. Would you have any advice for people who would like to pursue a career in this area?

Language – We're a very international organization and English is the official business language of F-Secure.

Kind of People – In Response, those with code analysis and debugging skills. Our past challenges have introduced us to good candidates. Keep your eyes open for future challenges. They're fun, but also serve a practical purpose.

We'll address the types of skills we'd advise for anyone wanting to work in the industry in a future post.