SW Developer (RISC-V) in Abu Dhabi

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SW Developer (RISC-V) in Abu Dhabi

At the moment we are looking for SW Developer (RISCV) for team in Abu Dhabi.

Your our daily work will include:

  • Actively participate on RISCV related security Systems R&D projects, which have the purpose of improving the security of physical systems
  • Hands-on contribution on designing and creating proof-of-concepts for RISCV HW and SW as respected colleague in the team with other researchers and developers, including SW architecture design, implementation and executing experiments, performing evaluation, generating reports, and enabling the technology to be deployed on the edge and cloud
  • Development and integration around RISCV platform security – in areas like Trusted Execution Environments (TEE), hypervisors, virtualization

Please note, that we offer for all roles in Abu Dhabi:

  • Medical insurance (including family)
  • Relocation (travel expenses including family)
  • Visa processing
  • All salaries earned in UAE are free from income tax (0%)


The software professional we are looking for should be comfortable with at least some of the following:

  •  Knowledge in Trusted Execution Environments and/or hypervisors and virtualization
  • Experienced in some of the platform security area use cases like secure boot, key management, integrity
    enforcement and attestation, runtime integrity enforcement, crypto services
  • Experienced in one or more existing TEE technologies like secure enclaves, SGX, Keystone, ARM Trustzone
    (TZ), Trusted Applications, OpTEE
  • alternatively experienced in virtualized environments, virtual machine architecture, inter-virtual machine
    communications, for example with Linux/KVM, Qemu, ACRN, XEN etc.
  • Familiarity with linux kernels, microkernels, drivers, low-level memory handling, interrupt handling
  • Experience with ARM architecture and/or RISCV architecture and general development board experience,
    like board bring up and debugging
  • Solid programming skills with C/C++, optionally RUST or other equivalent languages
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Self-motivation, great communication skills and team player
  • Experience with common threat analysis models is a plus
  • Experience with seL4 OS or CHERI is a plus
  • Fluent English



At Unikie, you will get to:

  •  Build new solutions for our customers and work with cutting edge technologies?
  • Collaborate along with colleagues who are the top in their field and together with our customers to strive for understanding what they need?
  • Develop and challenge yourself and learn more from experienced software talents?
  • Work with modern technologies and be involved to solve complex difficult challenges our customers might be facing?
  • Have an excellent compensation for your work.
  • Work in a global environment that develops modern, secure solutions for pioneers in their field
  • Work in a flexible low-hierarchy organization that looks after its own
  • In addition to our customer deliveries, we focus on our own R&D, where you can bring your own expertise to if you want to

How to Apply

If this sparked your interest, please send your application to jobs@unikie.com

Our recruitment team is happy to share you more information about Unikie and our open positions, so please drop us a line if you wish to discuss with us before sending your CV or have any questions in mind!


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Other locations are also negotiable.


C, C++, Linux, ARM, Linux kernel, RISC-V, Qemu, Embedded Linux, XEN

About Unikie

Unikie, founded Unikie in 2015, is one of the fastest growing technology companies in Finland. We are Finnish forerunner in intelligent, real-time decision-making applications for vehicles, cars and industry. We develop technology that connects sensor data with steering and decision-making based on constant awareness over secure connections. Additionally, we offer consultation for developing customer-specific solutions.

Our annual revenue in 2021 was MEUR 44. Our numbers are growing 500+ software professionals and enthusiasts with a deep internal flame for developing the best technology solutions together with our customers.


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