Senior Embedded Security Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2024
About us
Aeva’s mission is to bring the next wave of perception to a broad range of applications from automated driving to industrial robotics, consumer electronics, consumer health, security, and beyond. Aeva is transforming autonomy with its groundbreaking sensing and perception technology that integrates all key LiDAR components onto a silicon photonics chip in a compact module. Aeva 4D LiDAR sensors uniquely detect instant velocity in addition to 3D position, allowing autonomous devices like vehicles and robots to make more intelligent and safe decisions.
Role Overview
We are looking for a Senior Embedded Software Security Engineer with an emphasis on Embedded Software Security. You are a self-starter and comfortable working on designs from initial architecture through production.

What you'll do:

  • Design, reviews, implements secure embedded software in C/C++ for the Aeva Lidar 4D Sensor, including component-level requirements for all controllers in the system.
  • Perform security assessments and testing on embedded systems.
  • Interacting with the cross-functional team, such as the validation and product team, to design and implement security functions, identify potential vulnerabilities, develop threat modeling.
  • Design and develop firmware for Hardware Security Modules (HSM).

What you have:

  • Expertise in C/C++ programming languages with a specialization in developing multi-threaded applications for Embedded Linux/QNX, RTOS targeting multiple ARM cores.
  • Experience with hardware-based security techniques like Hardware Security Modules, Secure Boot, Trust Execution Environment, etc
  • Strong knowledge of Cryptography fundamentals and Public Key Infrastructure.
  • Low-level software development such as, bootloader/kernel, device driver
  • Experience with Ethernet security protocols such as MACSec, IPSec, and TLS.
  • Experience with Cryptographic Application APIs like PKCS#11, Op-TEE, and OpenSSL.
  • Familiarity with working on custom HW and custom SoC. Proficiency in debugging FPGA/ASIC hardware.
  • Capability in scripting languages like Python and shell scripts.

What's in it for you:

  • Very competitive compensation and meaningful equity!
  • Exceptional benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, and more!
  • Unlimited PTO: Take all the time you need.
  • Paid lunches, ping pong tournaments, and fun team off-sites!