Automotive Security Intern 1

  • 2555 Smallman St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, USA
  • Intern
  • Legal Entity: Robert Bosch LLC

Company Description

The Bosch Research and Technology Center North America with offices in Sunnyvale, California, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Cambridge, Massachusetts is part of the global Bosch Group (, a company with over 70 billion euro revenue, 400,000 people worldwide, a very diverse product portfolio, and a history of over 125 years. Powertrain solutions is one of the Business units located in the research and Technology Center. Our goal is to become the #1 provider of diversified powertrain products and solutions in our three market segments Electric Vehicles (EL), Passenger Cars (PC), and Commercial Vehicles / Off-Road (CV/OR) – from gasoline and diesel injection to electric drives with battery and fuel cell technologies.

Job Description

Bosch Research and Technology in Pittsburgh has an open position for a motivated student intern to work on a variety of applied cryptography, hardware security, and privacy related projects. This is a unique applied research opportunity to have an impact on a broad range of Bosch’s business. We work in a variety of research projects spanning automotive system security, security in low power distributed systems (sensor, Internet-of-Things), privacy aspects of machine learning applications. Applicants with a history of building secure systems are particularly encouraged to apply.


Ideal candidates for this position should have experience in the following areas:

  • Automotive security
  • Intrusion detection, reverse engineering
  • Familiar with automotive networks and associated protocols (CAN, FlexRay, Automotive Ethernet)
  • Strong prgramming capabilities (C/C++, VHDL/Verilog)


  • Enrolled in a Ph.D. program in electrical engineering, computer science or closely related field
  • Strong interest and experience in building secure systems and having a real world impact.
  • Embedded security.
  • Applied cryptography
  • Fluent in a high-level programming language (e.g., Java, python, etc.)
  • Strong publication record or evidence of having created or contributed to innovative solutions (e.g., through patents or patent applications).

Additional Information

By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.

BOSCH is a proud supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Initiatives

  • FIRST ROBOTICS (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)
  • AWIM (A World In Motion)


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