Sr Embedded Software Engineer - Norton Security

Symantec - Culver City, CA (30+ days ago)3.9


Do you want be part of a small, high-performance team that is spearheading the mission to relentlessly protect Norton users from the bad guys?

Join the next leg of the journey of an exciting new product that is extending Norton Security to all connected devices in the consumer homes, around the globe. We are on a mission to protect every thing connected. As the world goes from connected computers to mobile to anything & everything connected, there is no challenge bigger than securing those devices and securing the device owner's privacy and security.

Come and be part of a team that is empowered for ownership. A team that functions with complete autonomy to find creative, bold & innovative solutions to some of the most complex problems in the networking, security & IoT space.

We are looking for sharp, passionate & experienced Embedded Applications engineers with solid technical skills. These engineers will work with a team of world-class security experts to secure the connected consumer homes.

Must-have:
Deep understanding of Linux OS internals
Solid experience with embedded Linux development, multi-threaded systems and Inter process communication.
Excellent understanding of ARP, Ethernet, IPv4, TCP, UDP, DNS, HTTP and HTTPS
Solid understanding of the network stack and protocols
Seasoned developer writing secure C/C++ code
Experience with cross-compilation toolchain, debugging, performance profiling, benchmarking, tuning and gdb expertise
Experience building a full Linux firmware from source

Nice to have skills:
Knowledge of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, ARM, JTAG, NAND.
Knowledge of IPv6
Ability & interest in reading & contributing to an RFC
Ability to understand new networking protocols
Contributing to and managing open source projects
Building distributed systems containing Event Bus, manage sync with Cloud-based backend systems

Qualifications:
BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent combination of Training & Experience with 8+ years of related work experience.
Strong data structure and algorithm fundamentals.
Strong Problem solving skills.
Strong communication skills (Written and verbal).

Soft skills:
Get it done mindset
Attention to detail
Appreciate and enforce code hygiene and overall great quality
Willingness to learn (and unlearn)
Accept new challenges and be a positive influence on the team
Infectious energy