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Rambus, a premier chip and silicon IP provider, is seeking to hire an exceptional Sr Principal Engineer Field Applications Engineering to join our Security division in the Bay Area, California. Candidates will be joining some of the brightest inventors and engineers in the world to develop products that make data faster and safer.
As a Sr Principal Engineer Field Applications Engineering, the candidate will be reporting to Sr Director of Field Application Engineering and is a Full-Time position.
Why Rambus?As a dynamic organization, we are always seeking to hire exceptional talent to join some of the brightest inventors and engineers in the world to explore their passions to develop products that have real-life impact. Rambus benefits are also among the most comprehensive and competitive in the market today.
Our security division provides a secure foundation for a connected world. Our technologies provide embedded and cloud security solutions for semiconductor manufacturers, OEM device makers, and cloud service providers. The Rambus products and services enable secure access to devices, data, and applications, securing IoT networks, and provide the foundation to create an economy of digital trust between our customers and their customer base. Our products are integrated into billions of devices and systems around the globe, protecting critical applications and data, securing mobile devices & connected things, and enabling secure consumer platforms.
We’re Keeping the Hackers at BayAs more and more devices are connected to the web the number of entry points for an attacker to gain access to networks has grown exponentially with the larger attack surface. This has put semiconductor vendors, device OEMs, and solution providers in a difficult position managing a wide array of hardware components with buggy applications and operating systems.
Rambus platform security solutions ensure endpoint devices operate as intended by ensuring proper system software and hardware execution during normal operation and under duress. This is achieved by implementing secure boot, secure updates, key management, and system measurement. https://www.rambus.com/security/root-of-trust/
As data traverses’ devices and networks, data-in-motion security implementing protocols such as MACsec, IPSec, and SSL/TLS is another Rambus capability via highly optimized protocol offloading engines. https://www.rambus.com/security/protocol-engines/
Other Rambus security areas included anti-tamper and anti-counterfeiting solutions targeting defense and high-volume consumables. https://www.rambus.com/security/cryptofirewall-cores/
Rambus security product portfolio includes a set of crypto IP cores and security IP subsystems. You will build upon your expertise in embedded system design to architect solutions for the networking, automotive, Mil/Aero, AI/ML, and Internet of Things markets.
Be the technical security guru in the US by participating in sales conference calls and prospective visits, providing product demonstrations, and working with customers at both a technical and business level to show how Rambus security solutions can provide value to their organization.
• Translate customer challenges into technical solution proposals
• Have a strong desire to work with customers to architect security solutions
• Work with the sales team to strategize on achieving customer design wins
• Lead successful product evaluations and PoCs
• Play a pro-active technical account management role within target accounts which include relationship and business development activities
• Work with sales, marketing, and product management to be the technical bridge for our customers relaying customer requirements back to the product line
• And most importantly being a TEAM player
• BS in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field. (MS preferred)• 10+ years of chip/architecture experience• Experience with supporting discrete semiconductor devices and/or hardware-IP• Familiar with ASIC and FPGA architectures (Verilog or VHDL)• Familiar with EDA tools and methodologies (Synopsys, Cadence, etc.)• Ability to write prototype code using C, C++, Python• Willing and able to travel to customer sites (~20%)• Experience operating in a global organization
Desired Qualifications:• Understanding of embedded security use cases for target markets mentioned above• Knowledge of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, Public Key Infrastructure, Key Management• Knowledge of side channel (DPA) and anti-tamper technologies• Experience with platform security architectures• Existing United States Government security clearance (not required, but a plus)
• Sr. Director of WW Field Applications Engineering
With 30 years of innovation and semiconductor expertise, Rambus leads the industry with products and solutions speed performance, expand capacity and improve security for today's most demanding applications. From data center and edge to artificial intelligence and automotive, our interface and security IP, and memory interface chips enable SoC and system designers to deliver their vision of the future.
Rambus offers a competitive compensation package including base salary, bonus, equity, matching 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, comprehensive medical and dental benefits, time-off program and gym membership.Rambus is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
Rambus is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may let us know in the application.
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