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Automotive Hardware Security Engineer

Plymouth, MI · Architecture/Engineering
Bob Jones & Associates, Inc. is a U.S. based staffing solutions company providing, recruitment outsourcing options and permanent placement services through contingency or retained search.

My client is a start-up culture that has secured funding by one of the largest auto-makers in China. They're looking to build L4/L5 autonomous vehicles and bring their vehicles to the US market. You will have the opportunity to drive the technical vision for autonomous vehicles, develop state of the art software for production vehicles, and solve difficult problems every day. They are looking for talented engineers and researchers that have strong software development skills, and are hungry to learn everyday, and are excited to build real world autonomous systems. 

1. Work with security engineering team to map the system security requirements to hardware requirements
2. Define security software and hardware partitioning requirements
3. Perform design and implementation reviews of autonomous driving platform hardware
4. Work with automotive OEMs and Tier1 suppliers to gather requirements ensuring future changes to platform security strategies are practical
5. Audit current and proposed infrastructure and software management processes, identifying possible threats and security weaknesses, and formulating/driving improvements necessary to enhance security posture
6. Conduct penetration tests and risk assessments in an automotive environment
7. Define future security needs ensuring Apollo remains at the forefront of technologies required to maintain a strong security posture
8. Document vulnerabilities and mitigation action plans

1. BS degree in EE or Computer Science, 5+ years similar technical field practical experience
2. Excellent hardware security fundamentals, with 5+ years of experience
3. Broad knowledge in embedded hardware security for various types of devices ranging from micro-controllers to power graphic processing, and various running environments such as Linux, RTOS, and no operating system
4. Knowledge of the CAN, FlexRay, MOST, and Ethernet serial data communication systems
5. Basic knowledge of major automotive subsystems
6. Excellent teamwork and customer facing communication skills
7. Capable of working in a rapidly changing environment and have the passion to learn the new technologies
8. Experience working with automotive platform architecture or similar field architecture
9. Familiarity with information security best practices
10. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
11. Experience providing guidance and leadership to novice engineers

Also worth mentioning my client offers:

●    Free lunch provided daily! There are ample drinks, snacks, and coffee as well!
●    Highly competitive salaries to bring the best talent to their team 
●    Full benefits package that includes health, dental, life, and vision insurance
●    401K Matching to help meet your long-term financial goals
●    Spacious work spaces -- they do not believe in noisy open offices or shared office spaces
●    Flat management structure where managers are expected to work as engineers day-to-day themselves
●    State of the art vehicle garage onsite (under construction) 
●    Gym for exercise and showers onsite (under construction)
●    High end developer laptops for your workstation
●    Flexible Vacation (10+ days) and a generous number of company holidays. The company shuts down for 1 full week during 4th of July and during Christmas.

Sound interesting and like to hear more?  Send updated resume for quick and confidential consideration.   
Bob Jones
Professional Recruiter/Owner
Bob Jones & Associates, Inc.

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