Platform Security System / FW Engineer

Lexmark   •  

Lexington, KY

Industry: Manufacturing / Printing & Paper


Not Specified years

Posted 384 days ago

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Primary responsibilities are the development, implementation, & support for secure development & manufacturing infrastructures associated with secure systems & devices utilized to ensure the brand protection of Lexmark genuine supplies. This includes collaborating with cross-functional teams within Development, IT, & Manufacturing for the design & deployment of these infrastructures across various global sites.

This role also includes the development & testing of firmware also directed towards ensuring the brand protection for Lexmark genuine supplies. This includes collaborating with firmware engineers on developing firmware for secure systems & devices that help sustain high supplies loyalty.  The nature of this firmware is directed towards the authentication of genuine supply items & will be written for multiple platforms and various types of IC's.

Learning opportunities include obtaining knowledge in the design & deployment of global secure infrastructures for both the development & manufacturing environments. The role also includes opportunities to obtain knowledge about the latest advances in technologies utilized in the cloning industry as well as the implementation of various cryptography technologies & countermeasures to these advances. 

Key Responsibilities may include:

  • Support development & manufacturing infrastructures
  • Develop, test, & implement secure host or device FW
  • Collaborate with global cross-functional teams for delivering project requirements.


  • Good written, graphical, and oral communication skills
  • Adapts to changing requirements and project needs
  • Produces output aligned with departmental and project standards
  • Demonstrates ability to function and thrive within team environment
  • Demonstrates ability to analyze test data, make recommendations, and effectively share observations to drive solutions.
  • Self-motivated and persistent

Qualifications/ Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in ElectricalEngineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science

IT InfrastructureExperience

  • Implementation of Hardware Secure Modules
  • Secure Data Transfer Protocols & Policies
  • Air-gap Networks & othernetwork configurations

Programming Experience

  • Position requires knowledge and exposure to programming and hardware design. 
  • Typically programs in machine language, assembly language and high-level languages (e.g., C, C++).