**Job Id** E1957393
**Job Title** Software Security Engineer
**Post Date** 12/04/2017
**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
**Job Area** Engineering – Software
Engineering – Security
**Location** California – San Diego
The Secure Systems Group – IoT Security architecture team works on providing architecture and implementing those designs to improve chipset security from boot to cloud in the ubiquitously connected IoT ecosystem. A candidate joining this team will help enhance, implement and strengthen the software security architectures, designs and solutions surrounding Qualcomm chipsets.
The candidate should demonstrate good knowledge and interest in the different types of security and privacy threats present in the modern IoT environment and have related knowledge / experience of current mitigation strategies. Hands-on experience modeling / mitigating active threat vectors, machine learning and data mining fundamentals and/or knowledge of connectivity (Wifi/Cellular/USB/Bluetooth) protocols would be a plus. Knowledge and understanding of the operation of the Linux Kernel, Android Security Framework, Browser Security fundamentals, Android build system and application development and ability to efficiently program in C/C++/Java are essential to this Software Engineer role.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
**Minimum Qualifications** **1 – 4 years experience in the following:**
+ Programming in embedded C/C++ Linux workstation
+ Experience optimizing embedded systems and Android
+ Web applications
+ Interest in the connected security domain
+ Programming skills in Java/Android
+ Experience in security algorithms and protocols
+ Knowledge and understanding of connectivity (Wifi / Cellular) protocols
+ Knowledge and understanding of applying machine learning technology to security
+ Experience with Android Application development
+ Android GUI
+ Experience in leading teams with proven track record
+ Experience working with user interface and user experience development
+ Excellent communication skills
+ Innovative, independent and motivated problem solver
+ Prior Qualcomm experience is strongly preferred
**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering
**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**
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.