For the global Common Criteria team, UL’s Identity Management and Security (IMS) division is looking for a Security Engineer in La Ciotat, FR.. UL’s team of Common Criteria specialists work closely together performing high assurance evaluations. We have a strong focus on Smart Cards and Secure Elements, payment terminals, HSM, tachograph vehicle units.
The successful candidate for this position is expected to take responsibility for performing Common Criteria security evaluation tasks on our customers’ products – from Security Target, design documents and code review through to vulnerability analysis, test planning and interpretation of results. The evaluation tasks are mainly carried out on embedded products, particularly payment devices, such as smart cards, POS terminals and mobile payment devices. A formal report has to be prepared for the customer and the certification authority, and the Common Criteria analyst is normally the technical coordinator for the entire project.
Security Engineers are expected to maintain a high level of expertise regarding known threats and to follow technical developments in the embedded security arena that protect transaction applications. They will be particularly experienced in C, Java, assembly languages, OpenPlatform and EMV standards, perhaps with a background in data security and cryptography.
In addition, the Security Engineer role will require someone with demonstrated capability to work creatively, remotely and with minimum supervision. They will have relevant experience in the field of Common Criteria evaluations, and able to participate in projects.
To undertake security evaluation tasks at some of the highest levels in Common Criteria methodology (generally EAL5+) and duties in order to meet customer requirements and project deadlines. The tasks will include: