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Ready to create a smarter world? Join the future of Innovation. Join NXP.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Specification of innovative and disruptive security solutions

  • Detailed implementation reviews (RTL, firmware code)

  • Definition of security mechanisms in hardware, firmware, protocols, etc.

  • Security requirements management by definition and linking of security mechanisms to functional requirements

  • Specification, design and review of security architectures

  • Detailed attack modeling and security mechanism specification for hardware and software blocks

  • Advising and training the team on design, implementation and test of hardware/software security mechanisms

  • Root cause analysis of security defects

  • Technical interface to customers, evaluation labs and to the product development team

  • Certification support and technical interface with evaluator and certifier

  • Planning coordination and execution of pre-silicon vulnerability analysis (VA)

Your Profile:

  • Have a Master/PhD in Cryptography, Security, Software Engineering, Electronics, Mathematics

  • Experience in the design and development of Embedded Secure Systems

  • Good knowledge of SoCs and/or Secure Element products

  • Familiar to work with “state of the art” CAD tools (e.g. Cadence, …)

  • Have knowledge of Hardware description languages (System Verilog, VHDL)

  • Have a security background, ideally experience in embedded security

  • Are used to an independent working style

  • Show very good communication skills

  • Be willing to travel

  • Fluent in English

NXP provides market competitive compensation according to the benchmarking of the electronic and semiconductor industry. Due to the Austrian Equal Treatment Act we are obligated to state the employment group of our applicable collective bargaining agreement (CBA) “Kollektivvertrag für Angestellte Gewerbe und Handwerk und in der Dienstleistung“, this position (fulltime) is graded in Employment Group V. Your individual expectations and experience will be considered in the application process.

Moreover, we provide attractive benefits to our employees like home office, meal vouchers and many more.

We are proud to have received the Leading Employer Award 2020, which is presented exclusively only to the top 1% of employers in Austria

Creating Secure Connections and Infrastructure for a Smarter World

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world.

We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, NXP is solving the world’s most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live.

Ready to create a smarter world? Visit our career website and follow us on social: LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

If you’re excited about this opportunity, we kindly invite you to apply! 

Please note:
The successful candidate may/will be responsible for security related tasks.
The assignment may/will be in scope of security certifications, therefore a conscious and reliable way of working is necessary.