Qualcomm SoC Architecture Specialist/Lead (Security/Access Control) in Bangalore, India

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Job Title

SoC Architecture Specialist/Lead (Security/Access Control)

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


India - Bangalore

Job Overview

  • Hardware Security Engineer is responsible for assisting product development teams throughout the company to apply secure HW design principles to individual blocks, computing cores, and at the SoC level. SW/HW co-design, HW development experience, and familiarity with debug architectures such as JTAG and ARM CoreSight are a plus.

  • Successful candidates will be able to engage with product teams independently with minimal supervision to detect and mitigate security vulnerabilities in hardware architecture and implementations.

  • All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

  • 4+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry or academic experience in hardware security are required.

  • Additionally, applicants must have expertise in two or more of the following areas:

  • Computer architecture and hardware based or assisted access control and security

  • Mobile platform security

  • Design and assertion languages: SystemVerilog, VHDL, Verilog, SystemC - FPGA/ASIC design

  • Side channel attacks, power analysis and timing attacks on crypto elements

  • ARM Trustzone, Virtualization

  • HW implementation of public and symmetric key cryptography primitives and computation.

  • ARM architecture SoC security design

  • Applied Cryptography Trusted Computing

  • DRM or conditional access systems.

  • Knowledge of the internals of mobile or embedded operating systems

  • Teamwork across various teams and geolocations.

  • Able to communicate in English, both verbal and written.

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.