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Security Team Lead – Dead by Daylight
Department and team
Behaviour Digital / Product Management
Status
Permanent - full-time
Location
Montreal, QC
About Behaviour Interactive
Celebrating its 30th year, and with more than 1,000 full-time employees, the studio has enjoyed immense success with its original IP Dead by Daylight, which now has more than 50 million players around the world and across all platforms. Behaviour holds co-developer credits for some of the gaming industry’s largest titles (such as Assassin’s Creed, Gears 5, Call of Duty and Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 & 2) and developed an unparalleled, award-winning culture within the gaming industry. Winner of Deloitte Canada’s Enterprise Fast 15 and Best Managed Company awards and listed as one of the Best Places To Work – Canada by GamesIndustry.biz in 2021, Behaviour is a leading development studio, cultivating career growth and talent development within the gaming industry. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world’s most renowned brands, including Microsoft, Sony, EA, Warner, 2K and many more.
The Role
The Game Security Team Lead is an exciting new role within Behaviour, and we are looking for an exceptional individual within security space to take the lead. The Game Security Team Lead is responsible for providing guidance and direction for game security effort and reducing security risk by providing technical expertise to help guide the larger development team. This role involves team leadership, strategy, and provides an exciting opportunity for the right person to shape the future of Game Security within Behaviour Digital and ensure great player experiences within Dead by Daylight and Dead by Daylight Mobile! 
In this role you will :
  • Hire and mentor a team of Security Analysts;
  • Document and propose technical solutions to security exploits and vulnerabilities;
  • Prioritize security exploits and vulnerabilities in partnership with tech teams;
  • Drive the development of tools & processes to support game security efforts across multiple games and internal projects; 
  • Establish best practices and KPIs for game security in partnership with development teams across the larger organization;
  • Monitor and report against metrics and KPIs that impact game health and security.
What we're looking for :
  • 2+ years of experience as a team lead, 5+ years of experience as a game security specialist/engineer;
  • A deep knowledge of Node.js and C++;
  • You are a true team player and know how to collaborate with partner teams across the organization to drive positive results;
  • Demonstrated experience with anti-cheat and anti-piracy technology;
  • A solid understanding of common vulnerabilities and exploits in multiplayer games;
  • Demonstrated experience with reverse engineering;
  • Ability to multitask and perform under strict deadlines;
  • Experience with Easy Anti-Cheat and Unreal Engine would be an asset;
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services would be an asset;
  • Experience with mobile free-to-play titles would be an asset;
  • Has previously worked with outsourcing vendors and/or WFH staffing arrangements;
  • A background working in, or in close partnership with Player Support, QA, and/or Community Management teams.
Joining Behaviour means being part of a company that believes in equity and diversity. We base all employment decisions on merit, qualifications, and competence. We will never discriminate on the grounds of national or ethnic origin, health, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or disability. The masculine is used without any discrimination and for the sole purpose of lightening the text.
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About Behaviour Interactive
Celebrating its 30th year, and with more than 1,000 full-time employees, the studio has enjoyed immense success with its original IP Dead by Daylight, which now has more than 50 million players around the world and across all platforms. Behaviour holds co-developer credits for some of the gaming industry’s largest titles (such as Assassin’s Creed, Gears 5, Call of Duty and Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 & 2) and developed an unparalleled, award-winning culture within the gaming industry. Winner of Deloitte Canada’s Enterprise Fast 15 and Best Managed Company awards and listed as one of the Best Places To Work – Canada by GamesIndustry.biz in 2021, Behaviour is a leading development studio, cultivating career growth and talent development within the gaming industry. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world’s most renowned brands, including Microsoft, Sony, EA, Warner, 2K and many more.
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