Security Firmware Validation - 82153 (Markham, Ontario, CA)

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Security Firmware Validation


Be part of the Firmware Security team and contribute to pre-silicon and post-silicon firmware testing.  Primary role would be qualification/regression including board setup directly applicable to firmware security. The role touches on HW/FPGA/compiler knowledge with a great opportunity to learn about hardware security flow/algorithms and overall SOC. 




Demonstrate flexibility, strong motivation and a proven record of meeting aggressive deadlines as well as the ability to work as part of a team 
Must have proven abilities to solve critical software problems, and will be working with innovative managers and engineers to engineering the cutting-edge AMD silicon debug software. 
As a member of the team, you will also be responsible for code reviews, creating unit tests, authoring detailed documentation related to your work, and working with on-site and off-shore teams to deliver the software solution on schedule. 
Will also be required a role in all phases of the software development as senior member that include system requirement analysis and coordinating feature design and developments with other departments. 



Prior experience with: OO design, C/C++/Java/C#, and hardware/embedded debugging software required.
Strong analysis and problem-solving skills required
Proven interpersonal skill, technical leadership and teamwork required. 
Solid knowledge of the software development lifecycle required.
Must be fluent in both written and spoken English. 
Experienced project planning and prior leadership responsibilities preferred.
Experience working with off-shore teams preferred.  



x86 micro-architecture, Embedded and/or ARMv8 knowledge and peripherals. 
Jenkins and Conan experience
Security firmware negative test development
Development of JTAG testing and/or run-time debugging tools / software, e.g.DS-5, et al 
Knowledge of DFT, JTAG, and System bring-up.
Familiarity with databus protocol such as SPI, I2C and PCIE
Familiarity with applied cryptography
Laboratory experience, including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc 
Familiarity with Verilog, FPGA, and DV environment
Scripting language, e.g. Ruby, Python, Perl et al
Compiler experience 


Location :

Markham, Ontario



Requisition Number:  82153 
Country:  Canada  State:  Ontario  City:  Markham 
Job Function:Design  


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