Hardware Security Consultant

Consultant, Hardware Engineer, Security Engineer
Seattle, WA
Posted 3 weeks ago

This is an opportunity to work with a leading company in the field of Information Security and Risk Management solutions, located in beautiful Seattle, WA. They have a complete understanding of the need to provide a stable work/life balance and that includes premium benefits for their employees. Initially, this is a remote position that will transition to partially remote, once the COVID-19 health risks are resolved.


  • Work on projects with teams, evaluate the existing hardware and create new hardware security products.
  • Find potential susceptibilities in client’s hardware and clearly explain the impact it can have on their overall business.
  • Provide the steps to remediate vulnerabilities.
  • Monitor timelines and communicate with team managers to avoid delay of project completion.
  • Document past development issues and provide solutions to enhance future products and procedures.


  • 5+ years of work experience in the field of IT hardware security.
  • Expertise in C/C++ programming.
  • Solid skills in reading schematics and tech design documents.
  • Familiarity with tools that allow you to unload and inspect the firmware.
  • Hands-on ability to work with soldering and removing board components.
  • Serial-based connection creation skills.
  • Knowledge of non-Linux environments.
  • Proficient with firmware reverse engineering.
  • Understanding of wireless procedures.
  • Work experience with open-source electronics platforms.
  • Background working with anti-tampering technologies and methods of how to prevent.
  • Experience with testing techniques of fault injection and error handling code paths.

Bonus skills:

  • Additional Security Certifications like GIAC or OSCE

There is no sponsorship or C2C. You must live in the United States, preferably the Pacific Northwest.

kw: hardware security, firmware security, C, C++, non-linux, firmware reverse engineering, wireless, open-source electronics, anti-tampering, fault injections, code paths

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