Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Security Project Engineer – San Diego, CA

Post Date



Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering – Systems


California – San Diego

Job Overview

A world leader in smart mobile technologies, QCT offers complete solutions that enable continuous innovation for today’s smart connected devices. Our vast expertise in wireless technology, combined with our unique systems approach to developing solutions, puts QCT at the forefront of the rapidly expanding mobile industry. QCT offers solutions for CDMA, UMTS, GSM and LTE technologies, providing support for both 3G, 4G and now 5G networks and devices. Qualcomm also offers a broad portfolio of additional wired and wireless technologies for the mobile, networking, computing and consumer electronics product segments. All of our solutions and products are elegantly engineered for optimal performance and power consumption. Our system-on-chip solutions like Snapdragon bring together CPU, GPU, connectivity, security, multimedia and GPS technologies in a way that is redefining mobile possibilities for people everywhere. Because of its unsurpassed performance and capabilities, Snapdragon is enhancing the mobile experience and fueling an ever-expanding array of new connected device categories, ranging from smartphones to tablets to e-readers and beyond.

In this position you will join the team responsible for the Security Project Engineering of Qualcomm Snapdragon processors. Your role will encompass activities that come from providing the primary SoC Security Point of Contact function across multiple orgs and throughout the lifecycle of a security technology product. Your team will work at a project level, spanning across hardware, software and infrastructure while striving to provide industry-leading SoC security solutions. Your role is considered a primary technical leadership role within the Qualcomm product development teams and your work will be highly visible across multiple QCT and Qualcomm Corporate organizations.

This work will expose the candidate to all aspects of Hardware and Software Security design including architecture, IP development of cryptographic and other Security IP, security counter measures, and certification requirements.

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.

+ 5+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

+ The successful candidate has a strong background and experience in architecting, developing, or validating SoC security technologies, methods, techniques and processes required to integrate security technologies and cores into large SoCs.

+ Strong familiarity with cryptographic algorithms (SHA, AES, DES), their implementation and use models within high level protocols, is expected.

+ This is a high level, high profile position, requiring interaction with cross-functional teams.

+ The candidate should have strong knowledge of ASIC design including architecture, Verilog/system Verilog for Design, verification of integrated system, RTL design, synthesis, and timing closure.

+ Experience with certification of Security Hardware is a plus.

+ Experience with complex SOC integration and IP development process from architecture spec to qualified silicon

+ Design experience and background in low power, high volume applications are a plus

Education Requirements

Required: Master’s, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Doctorate, 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.

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.