Security Researcher
Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd
Bangalore
3d ago
source : Shine

Security Researcher Job Description

Are you a seasoned threat, vulnerability and exploit research expert who craves tons of fun and takes pride in raising the security bar for computing Then come join Intel s Client Computing Group s Security Research Team that conducts industry leading advanced security research and analysis.

You will influence security across Hardware, Firmware, Software & Systems spanning a range of client products through deep vulnerability analysis and mitigation development expertise.

Responsibilities include the following :

  • Emerging threat analysis, gain insights & know-how of evolving attack techniques
  • Predict and extrapolate attack trends ahead of its occurrence
  • Propose and / or develop robust counter measures and mitigation.
  • Keeping oneself updated and assimilate substantial knowledge in state-of-the-art security principles, theories, attacks etc.
  • Communicate and contribute such insights to internal and external stakeholders
  • Participation in development of intellectual property is also a responsibility.
  • Qualifications

  • Applicants should ideally possess 10 years of experience in the field of system security research and excel in exploring software and hardware techniques as a method of attack against targets within computing systems.
  • Ability to work autonomously in a less structured startup type environment with minimal supervision is a must.
  • Ability to lead a team of security researchers is also a requirement.
  • Ability to span security expertise over HW, SW and Firmware domains.
  • Passion for understanding latest attacks in the industry and applying to Client platforms where applicable.
  • Applicants should have In-depth expertise and experience in four or more of the following areas, including security threats, vulnerability research and security development lifecycle practices :
  • Knowledge of computer architecture, CPU, SoC, chipsets, BIOS, Firmware, Drivers, and others
  • Security analysis and vulnerability assessment
  • Reverse engineering skills
  • Exploitation and mitigation technique developments
  • Security testing techniques including fuzzing and pen-testing
  • Paper publication, participation in bug bounty programs, recognitions from products & brands will be highly considered.
  • Expertise in strategizing advanced product security counter measures is valuable.
  • Security Research and industry test tools / standards like Kali Linux, Defensics, Hydra, BurpSuite, Metasploit, OWASP
  • Additional qualifications (good to have one or more) :
  • Knowledge of security technologies : authentication, cryptography, security protocols
  • Strong network in security community, ethical hackers, academia,
  • CISSP and / or other security certifications
  • Demonstrable knowledgeable in one or more OS internals Linux, Windows, macOS, mobile OS etc
  • Knowledgeable in one or more programming languages including low level assembly, C, Java, Python etc.
  • Detail oriented and ability to compare and contrast features across multiple processor architectures and low level micro architectural blocks.
  • Knowledgeable in networking basics
  • Knowledge in Side Channel Analysis, Timing attacks, glitch attacks etc
  • White papers, Academic references or industry accolades for demonstrated expertise, discovered vulnerabilities
  • Specialization in one or more security domains
  • Having worked on security test tooling and / or methodologies
  • Inside this Business Group

  • The Client Computing Group is responsible for all aspects of the client computing business across Phone, Phablet, Tablet and PC platforms, leading Intel'
  • s efforts to transform client computing through technologies, new form factors, and driving Intel's corporate-wide user experience initiatives.

    This spans all client device brands including hardware, software and connectivity ingredients for phones, tablets, Ultrabook , All-in-Ones, 2 in 1 computing devices, and home gateways.

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