General Information

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Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
Monday, May 23, 2022
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Additional Locations: 
* Chicago - Illinois - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

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Description and Requirements

Motorola Mobility, A Lenovo Company, is one of the world’s fastest growing smartphone providers, creating groundbreaking, affordable, high-quality products designed and built with the global customer in mind. We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. And it’s our people who make this all happen. We are thinkers, risk-takers and problem solvers, working together to constantly challenge the status quo. If you share our commitment to ingenuity, creativity and innovation we want you to help us define our world of tomorrow. Motorola is at the forefront of designing and developing products supporting 5G technology. Explore the opportunities and apply today.

Role & Team Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join Motorola Mobility's Platform Security Team as a Security Engineer with a focus on platform and enterprise security! Our Security Engineers are passionate about delivering world class secure devices that protect our customers data and enable new features and experiences. We develop and integrate platform security features into new devices, develop Enterprise security solutions, work closely with hardware and software development teams to identify security threats and mitigations, drive secure software development practices in the organization, lead security incident management and response, and develop infrastructure and tools that support our core security features and review processes.  


Scope of Responsibilities

As a Security Engineer on our team, you will work with our Platform Security and Product teams to implement platform security solutions that align with our product portfolio. This will include a combination of software development, supporting security certification efforts, secure code reviews, and platform/solution analysis from a security perspective. A successful candidate will have a passion for security, with a development background in mobile/embedded security related technology, coupled with strong communication, documentation, and time management skills. 


Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS degree in CS, EE, or a related engineering discipline 

  • 5+ years experience in cybersecurity, mobile software R&D 

  • Understanding of Android OS, mobile security architecture, mobile SoC’s 

  • Proficient in one or more of the following: Java, Kotlin, C, C++, Python 

  • Familiarity with cryptography and application of cryptographic protocols 

  • Knowledge of mobile platform security threats and mitigation strategies 

  • Familiarity with security testing tools and techniques 

  • Fluent/Advanced English 


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing Enterprise security solutions including EMM/MDM solutions 

  • Experience in Android Application Development 

  • Experience in product security certifications such as FIPS, Common Criteria 

  • Security certification(s) such as CISSP 

  • Security certification(s) such as CISSP 

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* Chicago - Illinois - United States of America