SOC Security Architect - Platform Architecture

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Hardware

Summary

Posted: Apr 9, 2019
Role Number: 200016798
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Dynamic, intelligent people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with all Apple Hardware products. The same real passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. We are looking for an experienced Security Architect with experience spanning both hardware and software. You will work with a multi-functional engineering team to define, design, and verify security systems. Join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple product.

Key Qualifications

  • Typically requires 5+ years of experience
  • You should have a proven background of applied cryptography
  • Working experience in definition of secure systems
  • Experience in threat modeling and weaknesses analysis
  • Knowledge of microprocessor architecture and SoC architecture
  • Exposure to OS security
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to independently pursue new ideas and innovations
  • Good knowledge of Verilog/VHDL
  • Experience in C/C++ and interpretive language such as Perl/Python

Description

As part of the Platform Architecture organization, the Security Architecture team has a mission to provide rock-solid security foundation to Apple’s products. We evaluate security threats, define security features, architect security solutions. We collaborate with the software teams to ensure seamless security systems. We work together with different silicon teams throughout the entire design flow to guarantee state-of-the-art security goes into various in-house and out-sourced silicon chips. You will be key to help us fulfill our mission with the following core responsibilities: You will be involved with the analysis of Hardware and Software attack vectors You will help define Hardware and Software security related features You will assist with the architecture of security solutions in HW and SW You will help with the development of evaluation plans for both HW and SW You will be communicating with multi-functional teams

Education & Experience

MSEE/CE required

Additional Requirements