Staff Security Firmware Engineer

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Seagate Technology
Shakopee, MN, United States

Phone: 3032428499
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Staff Security Firmware Engineer


Longmont, CO 

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About our group:

Seagate Security Engineering is seeking candidates in the exciting and rapidly growing field of security and storage security. Seagate is the industry leader in the security storage solutions, protecting the world’s digital creations. The team Architects, Designs, Stage, and Enable the most innovative security storage product solutions for our customers and partners across product and solutions segments.

About the role - you will:

Successful candidates will join a worldwide Security Engineering team architecting, developing, and deploying storage security products across the Seagate market space. Take this opportunity to grow your career and join the Seagate Security Engineering Team leading the storage security industry.

About you:

The successful candidate will be part of Seagate Security Engineering team in Singapore. This role will focus on Security Firmware and Architecture development. The candidate should demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining architecture and firmware solutions. Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work and general instructions on new assignments.

Your experience includes:

  • Demonstrated programming capabilities in one or more languages such as C, C++, assembly, Python, etc.
  • Demonstrated problem solving capabilities and able to readily applies critical thinking.
  • Demonstrated communication skill and ability to articulate technical issues.
  • Willingness to learn and achieve results through a multi-disciplined, worldwide organization
  • Experience of micro-controller and its interaction with firmware.
  • Experience using firmware and hardware development tools (emulators, trace, version control, oscilloscopes, compilers, linkers, and analyzers).
  • Self-motivated and be able to comprehend and apply new knowledge quickly and effectively on the job.
  • Demonstrated communication skill and ability to articulate technical issues.
  • Experience in successful deployment of emerging market products.
  • Willingness to learn and achieve results through a multi-disciplined, worldwide organization.
  • Ability to travel internationally.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 8+ years experience, or Master’s Degree in Engineering and 5+ years experience, or PhD and 3+ years of experience or equivalent education and experience.

You might also have:

  • Experience and knowledge of cryptography with strong interest in its industrial application.
  • Strong interest in crypto usage and its application optimization is area such as post quantum computing etc. 
  • Familiarity with security and storage security protocol standards (TCG, NIST, ISO, CC, FIPS, etc.) will be added advantage
  • Demonstrated solving real world security problem(s) would be an added advantage
  • Experience and knowledge of storage drives will have added advantage
  • Working experience on various asymmetric encryption algorithm. 

Colorado's 2021 Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (SB 19-085) requires we inform you of the estimated base salary range for this position: $47,200-$143,000. Actual salary range is based on fair market value of the role in the geography in which you live based on the requirements of the job and your skills. This posted salary range is a good faith and reasonable estimate, and Seagate reserves the right to adjust this range depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate. Seagate offers comprehensive benefits to its eligible employees; including, but not limited to, medical, dental, vision and life insurance-, short- and long-term disability, annual variable pay bonus, 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, flexible and dependent care spending accounts, health care spending account, flexible time off/vacation, paid holidays and paid parental leave.


In response to COVID-19, this position may temporarily begin and be performed remotely. Seagate is actively evaluating the virus and our employees' health and safety are our top priority. In the future, this position will report to and be performed at our LCO location. 
Location:  LCO
Travel:  5%