Cyber Security Specialist

Algiers, Algeria


We’re unrelenting in our pursuit of the most detailed data sets, measuring every consumer transaction to deliver the knowledge that every business needs to drive growth.

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Company Description

Data-Impact: Unleashing the Power of Data in the E-Commerce Universe

Are you excited by the surge of e-commerce data and the opportunity to shape strategies that lead to meaningful impact? At Data-Impact, we empower our clients to do just that! With a collection of over 60 billion data pieces daily, we transform raw data into innovative monitoring tools designed for industry professionals.

Data-Impact is a rapidly growing startup at the forefront of e-retail and omnichannel analytics. We have a global presence in more than 40 countries, and our team - a vibrant mix of 30+ nationalities - is looking for new colleagues to contribute to our mission.

With us, you can look forward to:


  • Working in a dynamic start-up atmosphere with a team that is both young and experienced.
  • Developing your career in a diverse and international environment.
  • Enjoying a friendly, relaxed work atmosphere that fosters autonomy, trust, and challenges.

Job Description

The Role:

As a vital part of our Security Team, you will work closely with our Scraping Team to address anti-bot countermeasures implemented by retailers or third parties. Your tasks will span across:

  • Analyzing and legally bypassing existing or new anti-bot countermeasures.
  • Developing and maintaining tools for effective bot obfuscation.
  • Assisting in the creation and maintenance of new or existing spiders.
  • Offering guidance and assistance to the Scraping Team as needed.


Who You Are:

We are seeking a highly analytical and structured individual, who is ready to bring at least 2 years of experience to a similar role.

Key competencies include:

  • Advanced proficiency in C++ and Python.
  • Instrumenting Android applications.
  • Familiarity with Web Application Firewalls (WAF) and client-side web security.
  • Deep understanding of networking, particularly STACK, HTTP/HTTPS/TLS.
  • Ability to think outside the box and approach problems creatively.
  • Significant experience in hacking/security.
  • Competence in Javascript (5/10 is enough to understand client-side security)
  • Code source de-obfuscation skills.
  • General knowledge about browsers and web drivers.
  • Proficiency in Linux.

Preferred tools of the trade:

  • Burpsuite for intercepting mobile or web traffic (or any HTTP proxy such as mitmproxy or Wireshark)
  • Frida for bypassing mobile network security or spoofing location
  • Postman for API communication

Capture the Flag (CTF) Experience:

Having participated in CTF security events is a plus for us. If you've ever joined this thrilling race against the clock, your skills in identifying vulnerabilities, devising solutions, and working as part of a team would make you an invaluable asset to our team.

Data-Impact is not just a place to work – it's a place where your work will be making a substantial difference. We offer real opportunities to grow and challenges to overcome, which makes every day an achievement. Join us, bring your expertise, and let's revolutionize the e-commerce industry together!

Additional Information


About NIQ

NIQ, the world’s leading consumer intelligence company, reveals new pathways to growth for retailers and consumer goods manufacturers. With operations in more than 100 countries, NIQ delivers the most complete and clear understanding of consumer buying behavior through an advanced business intelligence platform with integrated predictive analytics. NIQ delivers the Full View. 

NIQ was founded in 1923 and is an Advent International portfolio company. For more information, visit 

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Our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

NIQ is committed to reflecting the diversity of the clients, communities, and markets we measure within our own workforce. We exist to count everyone and are on a mission to systematically embed inclusion and diversity into all aspects of our workforce, measurement, and products. We enthusiastically invite candidates who share that mission to join us.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class. Our global non-discrimination policy covers these protected classes in every market in which we do business worldwide.

Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do by visiting the NielsenIQ News Center:

NIQ or any of our subsidiaries will never ask you for money at any point of the recruitment or onboarding process.

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Tags: Analytics Android APIs Burp Suite C CTF E-commerce Firewalls JavaScript Linux Monitoring Network security PostMan Python TLS Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Equity Startup environment Team events

Region: Africa
Country: Algeria
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