Senior Security Software Development Engineer - Compiler



Software Engineering
Remote · Canada
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

We are looking for a Senior Software Security Compiler Engineer! NVIDIA's invention of the GPU 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing — with the GPU acting as the brain of computers, robots, and self-driving cars that can perceive and understand the world. Today, we are increasingly known as “the AI computing company”. We are growing our company, and growing our teams with the smartest people in the world.

What you'll be doing:

  • Understand, modify, and improve GCC, LLVM, and NVIDIA proprietary compilers with respect to code hardening and security.

  • You will proactively address vulnerabilities by crafting countermeasures as well as implementing common industry solutions.

  • Review, coordinate, and implement security solutions across many teams.

  • Analyze source and assembly code for vulnerabilities.

  • You will be part of a team that is at the center of deep-learning compiler technology spanning architecture design and support through functional languages.

  • Work with global compiler, hardware and application teams to oversee improvements and problem resolutions.

What we need to see:

  • B.S. or higher degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience.

  • 4+ years of experience in compiler security development. Proficient in compiler design, security, and code hardening techniques.

  • Threat modeling and Vulnerability analysis of system software (Compilers/Assemblers & Operating Systems)

  • Experience in Implementing security tooling like Static Analyzer Checkers, Compiler Instrumentation Sanitizers and Fuzzing Mutators

  • Excellent C and C++ programming skills,

  • Experience in a shared engineering production environment.

  • Good communication and documentation skills and self-motivated.

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Masters preferred.

  • Experience in implementing solutions to common forms of attack.

  • ISO 21434 experience a plus

With highly competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the technology industry's most desirable employers. We have some of the most brilliant and hardworking people in the world working with us and our product lines are growing fast in some of the hottest state of the art fields such as Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning and Autonomous Vehicles.

The base salary range is 116,250 CAD - 234,000 CAD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.