Software Security Architect

JOB REFERENCE NUMBER 2015 AIX – 2015
BUSINESS AREA Embedded solutions/SmartCards
FUNCTION Referent / Spezialist, Teamleitung
CONTRACT Permanent
LOCATION DACH
ABOUT OUR CLIENT
Our client is a global leader in high security identification and authentication solutions, such as ePassports, Payment, Mobole Security and others.
TASKS / AREA OF ACTIVITIES
You will be part of a team focusing on research and development for future security solutions ranging from security IP design to strong end-to-end security solutions and vulnerability analysis. A stimulative and friendly environment will help to achieve this ambitious goal and you will be part of a dedicated team.
As Software Security Architect you will be responsible for:
  • performing risk and threat analysis for secure software systems
  • creating innovative and disruptive security solutions
  • delivering specification, design and review of embedded software security architectures (e.g. of Java Applets, Java Card OS, Boot/Test OS , Crypto Library)
  • detailed attack modeling and security mechanisms specification for software blocks, such as Java Virtual Machine, RSA, ECC, SHA, AES, DES.
  • advising and training the team on design, implementation and test of software security mechanisms (e.g. control flow protection, randomization of operations, blinding)
  • performing root cause analysis of security defects found by the vulnerability analysis team
  • being technical interface of the product development team to the internal vulnerability analysis team and external laboratories
  • maintaining state-of-the-art knowledge regarding (implementation) security
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS /INTERESTS
  • are experienced in Java, C and Assembler
  • have a strong cryptographic background
  • provide a strong background in the implementation of security (i.e. side-channel- and fault-resistance)
  • have over 5 years of experience in embedded security
  • are used to an independent working style
  • have the willingness to listen and to adapt
  • show very good communication skills
  • have the willingness to travel
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • provide a PhD/Master in Cryptography, Security, Software Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent
  • have good experienc with the design and development of embedded software systems
CONTACT US

If you are interested in this position, either use

…send us your application documents to CVs@aixecutive.com, or
…call us at +49 89 99 650 750

SALARY depending on experience level