Details of the offer for OS Security Engineer H/F at FAMOCO in Paris

Company description

FAMOCO has developed the world's first Android transactional solution. We help companies meet their digital transformation goals by providing a fully integrated, mobile, business-centric and secure end-to-end solution.

We designed three components that help us to change the world:

  • our hardware: a secure and affordable NFC mobile device

  • our OS and apps: a modified enterprise-ready Android OS

  • our cloud service: an online service to manage remotely our fleets of devices

It is a turnkey solution for large scale deployments: devices are delivered ready-to- go and require no further configuration. FAMOCO targets the transportation, cashless payment, field service management and access control markets.

In 3 years time, with offices in Paris, Brussels, Rennes, New Delhi and Singapore, we have deployed +100,000 devices in over 30 countries and work with international groups like Orange, Gemalto, AliPay, PayPal, AccorHotels. We believe that adventures are a team effort that draw on the unique strengths of each member.

Position description

We are searching for a passionate and software engineer to join our “OS Security” team. You will help to audit, maintain and harden our Android based software in Brussels, Paris or Rennes.

Your mission, if you accept it:

  • Perform ongoing security testing and code reviews to improve software security

  • Manage vulnerabilities (find vulnerabilities, estimate severity, fix or mitigate)

  • Design new solutions to help mitigate vulnerabilities

  • Evangelize other teams on security topics and good practices

  • Monitor security news (vulnerability, exploitation techniques, security features)

  • Participate in security events (conferences, ctf, etc)


  • You have a proven work experience as a software security engineer in the context of embedded software (preferably Android/Linux)

  • You also have a software development experience in one of the following core languages: JAVA, C, C++

  • You know everything about Android's architecture and security concepts (Verify boot, app sandboxing, SELinux, Kernel hardening, etc)

  • You thoroughly understand the latest security principles, techniques, cryptography concepts, network security and operating system security

  • You have a self-starter and strong teamwork spirit

  • And of course, you speak English fluently

Why join us?

To join our team means:

  • Working in a stimulating and dynamic environment with great challenges every day and a real opportunity to witness the impact of your work on FAMOCO’s development

  • Take part to a real human adventure with passionate, talented colleagues among whom you will grow and work on exciting projects

  • The pleasure of working and innovating with a technology with which the usages are booming

  • The unique opportunity to work on state of the art technology with multiple applications across countless markets and customers

  • The possibility to reveal your skills, enhance them and fulfill yourself greatly

  • Working in an incredible coworking space with events organized each week as well as comfortable and pleasant spaces

  • Be among a multicultural community always in search of new ways to enhance each individual’s potential

  • A salary in line with the market and the experience of the engineer.