Senior Embedded Software Engineer - Cyber Security

  • 6221 S Racine Cir, Englewood, CO 80111, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Join SEAKR Engineering, a leading-edge provider of advanced electronics for space applications. Pushing the boundaries of technology on a mission to change the world for the better from space.

Job Description

Seeking an Embedded Software Engineer with a desire to work on leading edge space-based avionics embedded software.  This position has a specific emphasis on the embedded software security components which ensure mission data integrity and ultimately mission success.


  • Specification and cross-platform implementation of SW security components targeting a myriad of realtime operating system
  • Assist in designing SW countermeasures against new and emerging threats (e.g. Side Channel, Fault Attacks, Rowhammer)
  • Collaboration with the Platform SW team to ensure seamless integration of the crypto SW into final product
  • Lead and execute testing of embedded system software security components (test planning)
  • Lead or assist in corresponding certification efforts



    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science or a related discipline
    • Strong C/C++ programming skills with strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
    • Solid understanding of one or more:
    • Linux security concepts
    • ARM platform security, threat models, and mitigation techniques
    • Symmetric and asymmetric algorithms (RSA, DES, AES, SHA-1, other)
    • Encryption key generation, distribution, application
    • ARM Trusted Firmware Architecture and TrustZone technology
    • Software security exploits
    • Experience with NSA Type 1/Type 2 certification and approval
    • Cross domain guard
    • Network security
    • Experience with the RMF certification
    • Link Encryption, HAIPE, Link16,MADL
    • Red/Black data communication

    Additional Information

    • SEAKR is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. 
    • US Citizenship Required
    • Follow SEAKR SEPs and SEWIs as documented in SEAKRs quality system.
    • Follow SEAKR rules and regulations as documented in the SEAKR Employee Handbook and applicable operating procedures.
    • Participates in or prepares a variety of special projects at the direction of the management of the company.
    • Read professional journals and updates and attends seminars to keep aware of trends.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.
    • Salary $110,000 - $150,000
    • SEAKR offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits.  
    • Location: Colorado