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Senior Principal Security Engineer - Federal Certifications, Product Security Engineering (Remote USA)

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Senior Principal Security Engineer - Federal Certifications, Product Security Engineering (Remote USA)

As the Senior Principal Security Engineer Federal Certifications of Product Security Engineering team with Telecom Systems Business Unit, you will be a part of an expert team responsible for the end-to-end security architecture of Dell’s platforms and solutions being delivered to Telecom market. You will get your hands on anything and everything between cellular radio systems and IoT clouds - all critical to modern digital society. You will be part of a Security Architects team to build upon the industry-leading security features at the core of Dell's hardware, BIOS/firmware, and software, layering in a full-stack security architecture for our partner ecosystem to adhere to. Together with Dell's security office, you will also help drive a secure end-to-end development pipeline enabling our partners to engage with Dell engineering and development teams in a seamless development environment to provide the most secure products and solutions to the telecom market.

Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as a Senior Principal Security Engineer - Federal Certifications, Product Security Engineering on our Telecom Engineering team.

You will:

  • Certify Telco Products for FIPS/CC and USGv6/IPv6 Logo [FIPS 140-2/3, Common Criteria]

  • Lead the process to build a high-level security strategy for a specific lifecycle domain (Design, Development, testing, maintenance, release management etc) by closely working with Telco Security Architects, Product Management and Security Domain specialists from across Dell.
  • Will be part of the team responsible for the design of the entire telecom ecosystem security architecture and capabilities from the ground up
  • Have a deep understanding and hands on experience of secure product development, secure design and engineering practices like threat modeling, secure design principles, secure coding, code analysis, security testing, code signing etc with proven success in providing consultative guidance to enterprise scale product teams in improving their security posture
  • Ability to articulate impact of product security problems translating them into worst case scenarios that drive business justification
  • Independently represent product security programs, their relevance and expectations to senior product engineering staff
  • Collaborate with other engineers and other engineering groups across Dell
  • Considered a subject matter expert on a specific product security domain across the company
  • Directly contribute towards advancing the security domain knowledge across the company through publication and presentations
  • Write functional detailed design specs as well as responding to requirement documents and system level test plans
  • Engage with customers to drive security collaborations, understanding their security needs and current gaps to those needs; convert these needs into requirements across the end-to-end ecosystem and evangelize the methods and technologies needed to close the customers' security gaps

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Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • Certify Telco Products for FIPS/CC and USGv6/IPv6 Logo [FIPS 140-2/3, Common Criteria]

  • Must be a U.S Citizen to access highly sensitive projects

  • Experience certifying any networking products for FIPS/CC and USGv6/IPv6 Logo [FIPS 140-2/3, Common Criteria]

  • Minimum of 12 years working in an engineering design and development organization with significant experience designing and validating security aspects of hardware and/or software architecture
  • Telco specific test tools and knowledge in 3GPP, ORAN (Open Radio Access Network), 5G, Private 5G, MEC, Edge etc
  • Expertise in security subdomains, including Encryption, TLS, Key management, Data Protection, Vulnerability Management, and Incident Response, Network Security, Risk Assessment and threat modeling methodologies and tools, Logging and Resiliency
  • Expertise in translating Compliance and regulatory requirements to Product requirements, experience working with 3rd party accredited Labs or Govt agencies and Product Security certifications
  •  Experience with Open source and commercial security testing tools
  • Excellent written, verbal, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate complex technical concepts to diverse audiences and guide leadership on technology values and risks
  • Ability to define product security testing requirements and the test plans to validate the requirements have been met, working collaboratively across Dell, our supply chain, and our ecosystem of partners to drive security testing earlier in the pipeline
  • Knowledgeable throughout the various layers of large-scale systems, from hardware and physical layer protocols up through the application-layer; can advise product management, engineering, supply chain, partners, and customers on specific requirements needed throughout the stack to ensure a robust and secure product
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, or related disciplines.
  • Industry certifications: GIAC, CISA and/or CISSP, CSSLP preferred

Desirable Requirements

  • White Papers or Patents in Security Domain


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Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here.

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, pastor present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Read the full Equal Employment Opportunity Policy here

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