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Cryptanalyst - Constraint Solving
Technology Innovation Institute (TII) - Abu Dhabi, UAE

Technology Innovation Institute (TII) is a publicly funded research institute, based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It is home to a diverse community of leading scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and researchers from across the globe, transforming problems and roadblocks into pioneering research and technology prototypes that help move society ahead.

Cryptography Research Centre

Position: Cryptanalyst - Constraint Solving

  • Tweak your favorite constraint solving tools to perform cryptanalysis tasks
  • Study how to leverage machine learning techniques in the context of constraint solvers
  • Analyze, evaluate and target any weaknesses security systems which range from single crypto-primitives to entire protocols, from classical ciphers to the newest lightweight or post-quantum schemes
  • Develop mathematical and statistical models to analyze and solve security data problems
  • Collaborate with skillful software, hardware, and telecommunication engineers
  • Work with latest software and test your code on state-of-the-art High-Performance Devices
  • Conduct research in theoretical and practical cryptanalysis
  • Attend personalized in-house trainings with top cryptographers and international conferences and workshops

    Skills required for the job

  • PhD degree in Cryptography, Applied Cryptography, Information Theory and Mathematics, Computer Science or any relevant Engineering degree
  • Extensive experience in constraint programming (SAT, SMT, Linear Programming, Constraint Programming)
  • Experience in theoretical and practical cryptanalysis
  • Valuable publications in the field of cryptanalysis and/or constraint programming (SAT, SMT, Linear Programming, Constraint Programming)
  • Extensive experience developing in various programming languages, and use of high-performance devices (CPU, GPU, TPU

  • Contact:

    Mehdi Messaoudi - Talent Acquisition Manager
    Email: mehdi.messaoudi@tii.ae
    Last updated: 2022-06-29 posted on 2022-06-28