Python/ C++ Developer - EMV

Software Engineer C++/ Python - Contract to Perm - Oldham - £50-60k


We are currently looking for an experienced Software Engineer with experience with EMVCo.


This role would be a fantastic contract (transitioning to perm after 1 year) for a self-starter and someone who loves carving out their own path with lots of freedom within their role


You will be an essential part of a team responsible for spearheading the development of new payment processing solutions that blend traditional and modern financial systems, ensuring their security, efficiency, and compliance with global standards.


As an EMVCo Software Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining software solutions that adhere to EMVCo specifications for secure and interoperable payment systems.

You will play a crucial role in ensuring compliance with global payment standards, facilitating secure transactions, and contributing to the advancement of payment technology.



Key Responsibilities:



  • EMVCo Software Development:

  • Design, develop, and maintain software solutions that comply with EMVCo specifications for secure payment transactions.

  • Implement and enhance EMV payment protocols, cryptographic algorithms, and security features.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate EMVCo standards into existing systems and applications.

  • Work closely with hardware and software teams to integrate EMVCo-compliant solutions into payment terminals, mobile applications, and other payment processing systems.

  • Ensure seamless interoperability with various payment networks and platforms.

  • Security Compliance:

  • Stay up-to-date with the latest EMVCo specifications and industry trends related to payment security.

  • Conduct security assessments and implement measures to enhance the security of payment systems.

  • Develop and execute test plans to ensure the reliability, functionality, and security of EMVCo-compliant software.

  • Collaborate with quality assurance teams to identify and address software defects and vulnerabilities.

  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation related to EMVCo specifications, software architecture, and implementation details.

  • Provide technical documentation and training materials for internal teams.


Essential experience:



  • 3+ years' experience with EMVCo standards and payment systems

  • Strong C++ or Python experience

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.

  • Proven experience in software development, with a focus on payment systems and EMVCo standards.

  • Strong understanding of EMVCo specifications, payment protocols, and security requirements.

  • Experience with cryptographic algorithms and protocols used in secure payment transactions.

  • Familiarity with payment industry regulations and compliance standards.


This would be an excellent opportunity for an experienced Engineer to join a fast-growing company that is at the forefront of their industry.


You'll have freedom in terms of creativity and working with an excellent team.

This role will initially be a contract position, transitioning to perm after 1-year.




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