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Security Researcher- Access Control and Right Management

  • Waterloo, Ontario

Job description

Our team has an immediate permanent opening for a Researcher


  • Participate in the research of access control and rights management technologies, such as discretionary access control, mandatory access control, attribute-based access control, dynamic access control, rights management system, etc.
  • Participate in the proposing, designing, and prototyping of innovative rights and access control technologies for Huawei Endpoint devices.
  • Producing insights into technology development in both academia and industry.
  • Work closely with other research labs worldwide and product teams to optimize the solution and deliver concrete impact to real products.

Job requirements

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • PhD Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or Master's Degree with 4+ years experience in related fields.
  • Deep understanding of rights and access control mechanisms in popular platforms such as Linux, MacOS, and Android.
  • Proven programming ability in C++/C, and proficiency in scripting languages such as Python and Bash.
  • Good understanding of security concepts: symmetric-key cryptography (block ciphers, MAC, and authenticated encryption), and public key cryptography (digital signatures, encryption, and key establishment).
  • Experience with kernel development is an asset.
  • Experience with cryptographic libraries (e.g. OpenSSL, GMP) is an asset.
  • Experience with machine learning and deep learning is an asset.