Security Engineer

Cambridge, England, United Kingdom or globally home based Full-time Allows remote

Security Working Group  - Engineer

We are seeking a senior engineer who has an in-depth understanding of security and security technologies across a range of devices, systems and applications.  Example areas of desired knowledge and experience beyond general Linux Kernel or Android  include: Android +OP-TEE, Widevine, Keymaster, Gatekeeper, TrustZone on ARMv8-M, GlobalPlatform API, FIDO, bootloaders, fastboot, U-Boot, UEFI and Android Verified boot.The successful candidate will interface with the Linaro management team, the Directors of the segment groups and other working group technical leads. Travel: International travel is required for approximately 1 week duration 2 times per year to attend Linaro Connect events.


  • Work with a cross organizational team of engineers working on security technologies for Linaro Core Engineering.
  • Report on progress towards achieving the Security working group goals
  • Maintain contact between the Security working group and other Linaro engineering teams.
  • Assist Linaro Support Engineers with the isolation and resolution of software issues


  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Computer / Electrical Engineering or related job experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in security and security technologies.
  • Expert in ARM TrustZone and GlobalPlatform API highly desirable.
  • Strong working knowledge of open source development tools and methodologies.
  • Experience submitting code to upstream projects.
  • Knowledge of the Arm architecture.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent teamwork skills within a diverse and globally distributed environment.
  • Strong verbal and written English language communication skills especially in online environments such as mailing lists and IRC.
  • Must be innovative and a "self-starter".
  • Expert in working with Android.
  • Familiar with Cryptography.


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