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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Research & Science
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      January 21,2022
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    Offensive Security Researcher

    Job Description

    Intel plays a key role in any data-centric initiative in the world, providing technologies that enable our customers to innovate and compete, effectively changing the world.STORM (Strategic Offensive Research and Mitigations) is an offensive security research team in Security Research/Intel Product Assurance and Security (IPAS) that focus on finding what are the most strategic targets and attack vectors from a holistic perspective. We do hands-on research on most topics concerning core, graphics, and side channels, and explore them to find impactful vulnerabilities and develop PoCs. We also support other BUs to develop mitigations for found issues and to develop new tools for vulnerability finding and software/compiler-based mitigations.We are looking for offensive security researchers who are comfortable working in a multidisciplinary team to find vulnerabilities in new products and technologies by using either a black or white box approach. As a team member you will also have great opportunities to learn about novel research topics, as well as CPU and hardware technologies.


    • Bachelors, Masters degree or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, mathematics, physics or relevant domains
    • This position requires sufficient experience in 2 or more of the following topics: advanced knowledge of computer architecture, CPU micro-architecture (x86, ARM or others), knowledge about SoCs and hardware in general
    • Proof of Concept/exploit writing
    • Reverse Engineering
    • Blackbox testing
    • Knowledge of side-channel attack vectors, including transient execution and physical attacks
    • Experience with dynamic/static analysis and fuzzing

    Preferred qualifications:

    • Ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision
    • Knowledge of both hardware and software security

    Inside this Business Group

    In the Design Engineering Group (DEG), we take pride in developing the best-in-class SOCs, Cores, and IPs that power Intel’s products. From development, to integration, validation, and manufacturing readiness, our mission is to deliver leadership products through the pursuit of Moore’s Law and groundbreaking innovations. DEG is Intel’s engineering group, supplying silicon to business units as well as other engineering teams. As a critical provider of all Intel products, DEG leadership has a responsibility to ensure the delivery of these products in a cost efficient and effective manner.

    Other Locations

    Netherlands, Eindhoven;Netherlands, Groningen;Virtual Europe, Middle East and Africa

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