Mobile Security Engineer

The JM Group Ltd
£70k - £80k pa + Bonus + Benefits
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen with a global technology firm who are looking to hire a Mobile Security engineer to be based at their offices in Cambridge.

With the rapid mobile application development, security solutions of mobile system with features such as mobile payment, DRM, Secure storage, Kill-switch and so on, are increasingly important. My client is looking for candidates with strong lab-based security experience spanning both hardware and software, especially for mobile devices.

If you enjoy and have expertise in discovering, analyzing, addressing complex security issues, risk assessments, and security architecture, this could be the opportunity for you!

1. Track and analyze latest Secure Element, i.e. SE development and trends including software, chipset, physical attack, etc.
2. Design and develop my clients' Secure Element solution based on Java Card system and GP specifications.
3. Analyze and determine mobile product security requirements ; evaluate business strategies and requirements; research information security standards; conduct system security and vulnerability analysis and risk assessments; Research architecture/platform;
4. Identifying security gaps; find the solution to enhance security systems.
5. Analysis of HW and SW attack mechanisms and architect attack mitigations (HW and SW).

1. Typically 8+ years of experience in mobile security solution engineering or a PhD graduate with a maximum of 1 year of industrial experience.
2. Hands-on experience of design and development of Secure Element solution based on Java Card system and GP specifications.
3. Hand-on experience of Mobile platform security, threat models and mitigation techniques
4. Understanding of symmetric and asymmetric algorithms (RSA, DES, AES, SHA-1, etc.) and security analysis.
5. Knowledge of ARM TrustZone technology is preferred.
6. BS, MS, or Ph.D. in CS, EE or related area.

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