Overview

Job Description:

**Job Id**

E1973524

Job Title

Staff Systems Security Architect

Post Date

11/01/2019

Company

Division

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Standards Engineering

Job Area

Engineering – Security

Location

California – San Diego

Job Overview

We seek a Systems Security Architect with demonstrated experience in systems security and trusted computing platforms. This position requires a strong understanding of the wireless systems architecture and protocols and/or secure platforms such as smartcards/secure elements and secure execution environments.

**Responsibilities:**

+ The candidate is expected to directly participate in threat analysis, secure systems architecture, protocols development and standardization.

+ The candidate is also expected to develop technical contributions based on those designs and give high quality presentations of them to promote adoption of those designs in standards/industry foras.

+ Attendance in relevant standards/industry working groups with specific focus on security technologies is expected. Consequently, the candidate is expected to be available to travel for week-long meetings (on average 4 to 6 meetings per year are to be expected, distributed between Europe, North America and Asia).

+ The candidate will operate in collaboration with different business units, research projects and product teams within Qualcomm.

+ The candidate will work in an exciting environment with a team of some of the brightest systems and security experts in the industry and will have frequent interaction with other engineering disciplines. **Location:** Preferred location for the position is San Diego, USA.

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

**Must possess excellent SKILLS/EXPERIENCE in one or more of the following areas:**

+ Wireless systems security and protocols such as 3GPP (4G to 5G), WiFi, Bluetooth

+ Embedded platform security

+ Applied Cryptography and security protocols such as IPsec, TLS, PKCS

+ Knowledge of Cryptography is a plus

+ Hardware security, side channel attacks

+ Security assessments and certifications: FIPS, Common Criteria, EMVCo

+ Participation in standards organizations such as 3GPP/IEEE/IETF **Additional Skills:**

+ Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills is required.

+ Ability to work independently

+ Candidate should highlight any published security research in renowned conference or journals

Education Requirements

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

+ Preferred: Master’s, Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering with at least 5+ years experience or equivalent experience

+ Doctorate, Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering with at least 5+ years experience or equivalent experience

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.