Sr. Security Research Engineer

NIO   •  

San Jose, CA

Industry: Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 37 days ago

Sr. Security Research Engineer


Design and build first of next security products for connected and autonomous vehiclesWork closely with cross-functional teams to identify security requirements, research solutions, build prototype and production systems, etc.Research in-vehicle security solutions, such as IDS/IPS, systems lockdown.Educate various teams on security vulnerabilities and best security practicesQualifications

  • Passionate about cyber security
  • 5+ years of experience in security industry, designing and building security products
  • Excellent in security fundamentals, such as network security, applied cryptography, server security, and end-point security
  • Proven ability to innovate and figure out solutions to security problems on his/her own
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux kernel and OS, and network protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP, MQTT, etc)
  • Proficient in C/C++, and one of scripting languages, such as Python and Bash

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with designing and building Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (IPS/IDS) is a plus
  • Experience with Linux kernel hardening is a plus
  • Experience with machine learning based anomaly detection is a plus
  • Knowledge of CAN and vehicle system architecture is a plus
  • Knowledge of security of various wireless technologies (such as BT and NFC) is a plus

About NIO

NIO Inc. is a pioneer in China’s premium electric vehicle market, founded in November 2014. NIO’s mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle by offering premium smart electric vehicles and being the best user enterprise. NIO designs, jointly manufactures, and sells smart and connected premium electric vehicles, driving innovations in next-generation technologies in connectivity, autonomous driving and artificial intelligence. Redefining the user experience, NIO provides users withcomprehensive, convenient and innovative charging solutions and other user-centric services. NIO began deliveries of the ES8, a 7-seater high-performance premium electric SUV in China from June 2018 and officially launched the ES6, a 5-seater high-performance premium electric SUV, on NIO Day, December 15, 2018.

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