Embedded Security Validation Consultant

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Odyssey Information Services
embedded, embedded systems, validation, verification, ARM, Linux, TCP/IP, ethernet, 3G, 4G, LTE, BLE, Wi-fi, microprocessor, C++
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Odyssey is working with a local, enterprise-size company to find an experienced Embedded Systems / Security Consultant to work on connected device security and validation. This is 12-month contract to start out and is an immediate need - currently interviewing and will hire/onboard virtually.  

What You’ll Do:

The employee will undertake advanced level security evaluation tasks and duties in order to meet customer requirements and project deadlines. This includes:

  • Evaluation of functional Security requirements on the product.
  • Reverse engineer hardware and firmware through analysis of existing circuit and hardware components
  • Assess if the security controls are properly implemented by the suppliers.
  • Identify any implementation risks to the product.
  • Create tools to assist in project goals and automate tasking
  • Communicate complex issues to both technical and non-technical client staff



Technical Skills:

  • Knowledge of ARM and other embedded microprocessor
  • Knowledge of Linux and other embedded Oss
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP, Automotive Ethernet, 3G/4G/LTE, Bluetooth, BLE, Wi-Fi
  • Development experience in software on embedded products
  • Reverse engineering and source code review experience. Reverse Engineering, specifically Firmware (x86, ARM, etc.)
  • Knowledge of security-related topics, such as authentication, entitlements, identity management, data protection, data leakage prevention, validation checking, encryption, hashing, principle of least privilege, software attack methodologies, secure data transfer, secure data storage, etc. 
  • Knowledge of cryptography is desirable 

Posted By

Kristin Hughes

5801 Tennyson Pkwy, Suite 200 Plano, TX, 75024


Company Information

For nearly 20 years, we have been partnering with clients across the country to provide enterprise IT consulting, recruiting, and professional and managed service projects. At Odyssey Information Services, we don’t believe in a one-solution-fits-all approach. We know every business is unique. That’s why we’ll take the time to listen to your technology concerns, learn about what’s important to your business and understand your company’s expectations. From there, we’ll work together to develop a sustainable plan that is fully customized to overcome your specific IT challenges and reach your goals.

Dice Id : odysseyi
Position Id : 6484607
Originally Posted : 2 months ago