NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ : NXPI) enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better, and safer.
As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the automotive, industrial & IoT, mobile, and communication infrastructure markets.
Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has over 29,000 employees in more than 30 countries and posted revenue of $8.88 billion in 2019.
We are looking for a senior expert in security assessment of SoC / IC security architectures, specifications and implementations in hardware and / or software (depending on area of expertise).
The role is in the NXP Competence Center for Crypto & Security (CC C&S) in the CTO, working with business lines across NXP to develop secure products.
Your tasks :
Security assessment of SoC / IC security architectures and security scope specifications in hardware and / or software (depending on area of expertise)
Detailed implementation reviews (RTL, IC design, firmware, software)
Assessment of effectiveness of security mechanisms / hardenings in hardware, firmware, protocols, etc.
Work with Security Architects to innovate solutions to security-related problems
Manage the NXP Security Maturity Process applied on product developments in order to reduce security risks with products
Track Security Maturity Process security reviews and deliverables during product developments
Provide consultation on specific areas of security expertise and on the Security Maturity Process
Provide a technical interface point between product development teams and the Crypto & Security group
Support security certification, security-related ISO standards, and project management flows by application of the Security Maturity Process
Keep up-to-date with best practices and developments in the SoC / IC security industry (particularly in areas of expertise)
Your profile :
BSEE or MSEE preferred in Security Engineering, Software Engineering or Electronic Engineering
Have good experience in IC hardware design or embedded software design (depending on area of expertise)
Have 5+ years of experience in the design and development of Embedded Secure Systems such as Smartcard / Secure Element products
Have knowledge of Hardware description languages (System Verilog, VHDL) or software languages (assembly, C, Java, Javacard)
Have a strong security background and understanding of security concepts and principles. Knowledge of security certification processes would be advantageous
Are familiar with "state of the art" hardware or software tools (depending on area of expertise)
Are comfortable working independently and in teams
Are flexible and adaptable, and willing to participate in both hardware and software circles
Are willing to travel