Linux Software Security Engineer, Senior Staff at Qualcomm (San Diego, CA)

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Company:
Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.

Job Area:
Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Engineering

General Summary:

Develops, creates, and modifies general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyzes user needs and develops software solutions. Designs software or customizes We are looking for a talented, motivated and experienced software security lead. In this role, you will be leading a team of security engineers and drive software security strategy to continuously improve security of Qualcomm products and achieve industry leading position. Your role includes defining and executing Linux/Android security roadmap and initiatives, collaborating with and influencing cross functional teams in the organization to achieve the security goals. You will work with various cross-functional teams as well as open source community, OEMs and partners. This position is with Qualcomm's fully-owned subsidiary, the Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC). QuIC is focused entirely on open source software development. In particular, QuIC will concentrate on Linux Kernel and Android software code development and will actively participate in the open source community.

Job Responsibilities Include:• Lead software security strategy and initiatives to continuously improve security of Qualcomm products • Define and execute security roadmap and initiatives, collaborating and influencing cross functional teams in the software organization • Implement software security techniques in compliance with Linux Kernel and Android software architecture• Enable counter measures to help mitigate exploitation of security vulnerabilities• Perform threat modelling, implement attack surface reduction and hardening features• Drive security vulnerabilities detection initiatives and security campaigns• Perform design review and code review of Linux user space and kernel drivers to improve software security• Debug and fix security issues in Android and Linux user space/kernel software• Implement tools and security tests to identify security vulnerabilities• Support customers on security related issues and assist them in meeting their security goals

The Ideal Candidate will have:• Embedded Linux software development • Strong C /C++ programming skills • Experience in Linux Kernel and Android Software Development• Experience with ARM processors and/or embedded software development on mobile devices • Software Security Experience (security principles, threat modelling, exploit mitigation, vulnerability detection, etc.) or related work experience• Experience managing software engineering teams providing technical direction and performance management

Minimum Qualifications:• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 7+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
OR
Master's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 6+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
OR
PhD in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 5+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
• 3+ years of experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Qualcomm is committed to hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities. Although this role has some expected physical activity, an inability to perform one or more of the listed physical requirements should not deter otherwise qualified applicants from applying. We will work with you throughout the application and onboarding process to provide reasonable accommodations. Examples of expected physical activity include: frequently transporting between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile; frequently transporting and installing equipment up to 5 lbs; performing tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting); monitoring and utilizing computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day; and continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.

Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application/hiring process, please call Qualcomm's toll-free number found here for assistance. Qualcomm will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, to support individuals with disabilities to be able participate in the hiring process. Qualcomm is also committed to making our workplace accessible for individuals with disabilities. Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.

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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.

If you would like more information about this role, please contact Qualcomm Careers.
More Information on Qualcomm
Qualcomm operates in the Mobile industry. The company is located in San Diego, CA. Qualcomm was founded in 1985. It has 40619 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 83 open jobs at Qualcomm, click here.
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