Anti-Cheat Operator & Analyst

Posted: May 25, 2024

Location: Salzburg, AT

Company: Irdeto

Who we are:

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform cybersecurity, empowering businesses to innovate for a secure, connected future. Building on over 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s services and solutions protect revenue, enable growth and fight cybercrime in video entertainment, video games, and connected industries including transport, health and infrastructure. Irdeto is the security partner dedicated to empowering a secure world where people can connect with confidence. 

With teams and offices around the world, Irdeto’s greatest asset is its people - our diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and contribute to Irdeto's success. 


The Role: 

As an Anti-Cheat Security Analyst and Operator, You will be a part of our small, international agile "anti-cheat" team in an English-speaking environment. 

You will analyze bots and cheats, working closely with client- and server-side developers, perform integration and QA tasks, operate our fleet of servers in the AWS cloud. 

Over time, you strive to replace mundane tasks with automation. 


Your mission at Irdeto:

  • Detect suspicious behavior, analyze bots and cheats 

  • Perform integration and QA tasks 

  • Operate server environment in AWS cloud 

  • Ability to create reports and clearly communicate findings 

  • You have a passion for video gaming and are excited about the opportunity to create solutions that promote fair play and enjoyable gaming experiences 


How you can add value to the team: 

  • You’re a gamer. 

  • Familiarity with cheats and bots: you have a solid understanding of cheating and botting (mobile and/or PC gaming) 

  • You’re a team-player, analytical, customer-centric, self-motivated, and driven by quality 

  • Technical IT background: Windows & mobile applications, Linux shell 

  • Experienced with setting up operating systems, using firewalls, tools such as Wireshark, git, Hexeditors 

  • Software engineering basics: experience in Javascript, Python (or Java, C/++, Go) 

  • Database basics: write / update sql select statements 

  • Fluent written and verbal English communication skills 


What you can expect from us: 

Our people and culture are the heart of our business, and our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform what we do, and how we work. We believe in investing in our talented employees and promote collaboration, creativity and innovation, health and well-being across our global workforce. 
In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer: 

  • An international and multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced  
  • Professional educational opportunities and training program 
  • Innovation sabbatical 
  • Volunteer Day 
  • State of the art office space 
  • On the job coaching and mentoring 
  • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy. 
  • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together! 
  • Casual Friday? Casual every day! 
  •  US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
  • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few) 


Irdeto encourages applications from people with disabilities, as we provide accommodation on request of the candidates that take part in all aspects of the selection processes.

Welcome to Irdeto!

Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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