Job Summary:

Design, develop, and promote embedded systems security for multiple domains and applications such as home automation, automotive, medical devices, industrial control systems and smart grid; lead research efforts in embedded security; seek out funding opportunities in embedded security; interact with clients and make technical presentations; perform all phases of the system lifecycle, including applied research, requirements generation, design, implementation, testing, integration, installation and documentation.


Requires a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or similar with focus in security for embedded systems, with at least a 3.4 GPA and 0-5 years of related experience. Must be an embedded security researcher with strong software skills and networking/socket programming; must be trained and experienced in both hardware and software skills; must have demonstrated, practical understanding of computer architectures; must have working knowledge of at least one compiled programming language and one interpreted or scripting language (such as assembly, C/C++, python, Java, .NET, C#); must be able to think critically and creatively; must have a willingness and ability to learn new systems and technologies quickly; interest and/or experience in areas such as tamper protection, anomaly detection, cryptography, intrusion detection, wireless communication, secure boot is a plus; interest and/or experience in working with hardware is a plus; must have excellent verbal and written communication skills required; must be willing to promote to clients and develop new business areas through research; must be able to work independently and in project team environments; must have good organizational skills and attention to detail; aptitude for continuous learning and leadership potential. Must be able to travel. A valid/clear driver's license is required.

Special Considerations:

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Job code: 10-00932

Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas