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Security Researcher (Tamper Protection, Electronics, PUFs)
Fraunhofer AISEC, Garching (near Munich), Germany
The Hardware Security Department at Fraunhofer AISEC is currently looking for a security researcher to work on tamper protection for embedded systems with strong background in hardware security and analog or mixed signal circuit design.
The work covers different aspects in the areas the design of new physical structures for tamper protection and PUF primitives, characterization of the structures, design of measurement circuits, research on attacks and countermeasures, system design, development of firmware, and statistical assessments, depending on the background of the candidate.
The candidate must hold a master's degree in electrical engineering, security, physics, or a related field, and have at least intermediate German language levels (B2). The position supports the candidate to work towards a PhD in collaboration with the Technical University of Munich.
If you are interested, please apply via the following link:
Contact: Matthias Hiller (
Last updated: 2021-12-06 posted on 2021-12-02