Associate Project Scientist Position

Center for Embedded & Cyber-Physical Systems (CECS)
Institute for Virtual Environments and Computer Games (IVECG)
University of California, Irvine

The Center for Embedded & Cyber-Physical Systems (CECS), jointly with the Institute for Virtual Environments and Computer Games (IVECG) anticipates one full-time Associate Project Scientist position to become available in the area of Applied Cryptography and Embedded Systems (IoT) Security. Specific topics include: secure bootstrapping; secure updates, and remote attestation. This position requires the applicant to have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, and extensive experience with, and knowledge of: secure hardware, cryptography, FPGA prototyping, networking, and distributed/secure algorithms. Salary will be commensurate with qualification and experience.

The anticipated appointment date will be October 3, 2016 for an initial period of 12 months. Interested applicants should respond by applying through UCI’s Recruit website:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.