Embedded Software Engineer - Security/Cryptography

Full Time
Nashua, NH
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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BAE Systems is looking for engineers to help protect military technology that is critical to the Department of Defense.   Do you have experience in specifying, designing, implementing, or testing Anti-Tamper solutions?  If you answered yes, then BAE Systems may have a new job for you. 
The successful applicant will work with a multi-disciplined engineering team to create, test, and support Anti-Tamper solutions for US Government equipment.  The applicant would be called upon to perform the following list of tasks: 
  • Perform Critical Program Information analysis 
  • Create Anti-Tamper system architectures 
  • Derive Anti-Tamper requirements 
  • Write Anti-Tamper and Verification/Validation Plans 
  • Make engineering decisions on cost/schedule/vulnerability tradeoffs 
  • Test Anti-Tamper enabled equipment 
  • Interact with suppliers, customers, US Government program offices and Service V&V teams

Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience 

Required Skills and Education:
Required Education, Experience and Skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent engineering degree with 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Active DOD Secret clearance with a SSBI performed within the last 5 years and the ability to obtain SAP/SAR and SCI clearances
  • Experience designing, implementing, or testing Anti-Tamper solutions
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.   

Preferred Skills and Education:
  • Advanced Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent 
  • Active Top Secret clearance
  • Experience in working DoD Anti-Tamper efforts 
  • Experience with cryptographic systems 
  • Experience in performing Critical Program Information analysis, creating Anti-Tamper plans, Verification/Validation plans
  • Strong presentation skills 
  • Ability to be a part of a multi-disciplined engineering team. 
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems:
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Electronic Systems, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Equal Opportunity

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The Applied Intelligence business of BAE Systems delivers solutions which help to protect and enhance the connected world. Our solutions combine large scale data exploitation, ‘intelligence-grade’ security and complex services and solutions integration. We operate in four key domains of expertise: Cyber Security, Financial Crime, Communications Intelligence and Digital Transformation. Today, we have over 2,800 staff in 26 offices serving clients across the UK and Europe, the Americas, Asia Pacific and the Middle East. Our people apply intelligence to protect and enhance national and organisational assets so that they can grow and prosper – from improving the health and efficiency of leading corporations to protecting critical infrastructures, safeguarding vulnerable people and catching criminals.
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