Sr. C++ Developer (Growth Team)

Position Type
Full Time
78 - Research & Engineering - ID R&D

Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK) is a global leader in digital & biometric identity authentication, fraud prevention, and mobile deposit solutions. Our verified identity platform and advanced image capture solutions are built on the latest advancements in biometric recognition, artificial intelligence, computer vision and machine learning, and trusted by over 7,500 organizations worldwide. We are headquartered in San Diego, California, with operations in the United Kingdom, Spain, France, Mexico, and the Netherlands. Visit us at

At Mitek, we believe that teams are stronger and more innovative when they have the range of opinions and perspectives that come from diversity. Very simply, we know that diversity is a foundational strength for our organization. A diverse workforce makes for stronger teams as a wider breadth of thinking and experience broadens the power of our collective mind. Building stronger teams is foundational to serving our customers comprehensively, innovating our products and solutions, and enabling more impactful decision-making across our business.   

We are Virtual 1st! Whether you choose to work remotely from your home office or in-person from one of Mitek’s offices, our practices, processes and tools are designed to enable your success. At Mitek, the Future of Work is about flexibility and preference wherever and whenever we are working.

ID R&D is a biometric technology company on a mission to deliver a new generation of “zero-effort” identity verification and authentication. Our vision is a passwordless world where users don’t have to sacrifice security to gain convenience. Imagine the ability to access personal information and perform transactions simply by using your voice or face. Through the science of biometrics and advances in AI, we’re making this vision a reality.

What do we offer you?

  • Flexible hours and the possibility to work fully remote (in Spain) or from our Barcelona office
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and challenging tasks in a highly qualified international team
  • Opportunity to contribute to the product that is used by millions of people around the world
  • An innovative, fast paced environment with a great culture
  • A diverse, inclusive, Agile-native ecosystem where everybody counts
  • A personal development: We offer access to continuous training, participation in international conferences, joining our research reading group, and protected time for you to learn and experiment alone or in collaboration with other researchers
  • Get a compensation package that includes a highly competitive salary + bonus and many perks and benefits

What you will do?

  • Develop software in the facial biometric field: cross-platform SDK written in С++ and set of auxiliary services written in Java, Python and Go
  • Conduct continuous improvement of product quality, security and performance
  • Participate in rapid prototyping of machine learning deployments

What do you need to fit in this role?

  • At least 5 years of commercial software development
  • Solid software development skills (OOP/multithreading/etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of C++ (language, ecosystem, tools, IDEs, etc) and at least one other programming language (Rust/Python/Java/Go)
  • Strong knowledge of development tools (git, Gradle/Maven/CMake, Gitlab CI/Jenkins/GitHub Actions/etc.)
  • Basic understanding of the machine learning concepts
  • Understanding of Linux system programming
  • Basic understanding of containerization technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken

Nice to have:

  • Experience with programming for mobile platforms (Android/iOS)
  • Experience with commercial implementation of machine-learning based tech or other types of computationally-intensive software
  • Experience with neural network inference libraries like PyTorch, TensorFlow, OpenVino, TensorRt, etc.

We take pride in enabling career growth in an environment of innovation and teamwork.  Our commitment to all Mitekians is to do meaningful work that matters.  Our culture is defined by delivering our best to our customers by providing high value solutions and impactful outcomes, by continuously challenging convention, and by caring for each other through collaboration and celebrating our successes.  We are committed to creating competitive, equitable compensation & benefits programs and career development opportunities. 
Benefit offerings  may vary based on geographic location

Wellness: Universal, supplemental, and private healthcare plan choices based on country specifics 
Financial future: retirement/pension plan contributions, MTK stock plan participation  
Income protection: life event & disability coverage 
Paid time off: generous annual leave, company holidays, volunteer time off 
Learning: e-learning license, tuition reimbursement, hackathons 
Home office setup allowance
Additional/optional benefits: pet insurance, identity theft protection, legal assistance 
We sincerely appreciate your interest in Mitek. We know your time is valuable and look forward to the potential of speaking with you further! 
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