Security Field Application Engineer

Due to the fast growth within the security area with a growing number of connected products, evolving legislations and increasing security threats, we are looking to expand our FAE team with a security expert. Keep reading to find out if you are our match!

Location: Uppsala/Stockholm, Sweden

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Field Application Engineer to support technical initiatives of the EMEA sales organization in order to grow revenue primarily within our security tools and services offer.

The Field Application Engineer is a member of the Sales organization of IAR Systems, located in Sweden at our Uppsala or Stockholm office. As a technical expert of our Embedded Security Solutions, you are responsible for developing professional relationships with customers and partners, perform pre- and post-sales support, conduct technical presentations, and participate in key strategies aimed at growing business in the embedded systems segment. You are also expected to maintain a high standard of technical knowledge of our portfolio of products and our technology alliance partners’ products and services.


We are looking for someone with several years of experience in hardware, software, or applications engineering who possesses the following skills:

  • BS or higher in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science.
  • Knowledge of C and C++ languages in Embedded Applications.
  • Experience developing firmware in embedded systems is a plus.
  • Experience with cryptography (hashing, encryption, signatures, etc.)
  • Understanding of communication protocols e.g. Sockets, TCP/IP etc.
  • Knowledge of IoT and Security Marketplace

IAR Systems is a global company in a worldwide market, thus you need to possess strong communication skills (both oral and written). Since you will have a great deal of interaction with customers and partners, you should be a people-person with a natural commitment for building relationships, and you should have a positive attitude and the ability to inspire confidence. You should also possess the ability to conduct a well-constructed presentation.

It is a bonus but not a requirement if you also have knowledge of the RISC-V architecture and standard extensions as well as knowledge regarding security legislation and best practices, and have experience with secure boot/devices. IAR Systems is a curious, knowledge-sharing and inclusive company and being a team-player will help you to be successful in this role.

What are we offering?

You will get to be part of a multi-cultural and global business in a fast-growing industry, an organization where every co-worker’s individual role is very important in the big picture. We are welcoming, open to new ideas, and take pride in our achievements. We work together as a team, in each specific office as well as globally. We are problem-solvers and take on new challenges with excitement and energy. This is why we will place great emphasis on your personal qualities and their alignment with our values.

If you feel this might be the right fit for you, please email us your application with cover letter and resume/CV today and indicate “Security FAE” in the subject line. Selection and interviews will take place on a continuous basis and the post may be filled before the closing date, so apply as soon as possible.

About the company

IAR Systems is a knowledge-intensive and value-driven company, operating in a fast-paced, technology driven environment. A truly global company at the top of our industry, providing world-leading software for building embedded applications for more than 38 years and today over 150,000 developers are using our software. We supply the tools and services that make embedded systems development fast, efficient, and reliable, enabling our customers worldwide to deliver better products to their markets faster. Working with us, you will be part of a dedicated team of more than 200 employees worldwide, all proudly working together to provide the most competitive customer solutions.

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If you are interested in this job, we look forward to see your application. Please apply through email!

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