Engineer – Android Security

Posted on 6/5/2024

Samsung Research America

Samsung Research America

501-1,000 employees

Develops advanced technology in multiple domains



Mountain View, CA, USA

Required Skills
Android Development
  • Requires 10+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor's degree; or 8+ years with a Master's degree; or 5+ years with a PhD; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Experience in computer security and/or user privacy as demonstrated by one or more of:
  • Academic publications
  • Academic or industry experience in security
  • Vulnerability disclosures, such as CVEs
  • Tools developed to analyze computer programs
  • Understanding of security architecture principles including threat, trust, and security models, access control and cryptography primitives
  • A holistic understanding of the Android (or alternate mobile phone) software stack, with deeper technical knowledge in Android framework security, access controls, and internals
  • Understanding of latest threats facing smartphones such as advanced malware, ransomware, and spyware
  • Knowledge of secure coding and exploit mitigations
  • Propose novel security and privacy features for Samsung’s smartphones targeted towards end users
  • Work with product management teams to refine proposals
  • Design and architect security features
  • Communicate feature motivations and designs clearly to stakeholders and reach agreement
  • Provide expert security guidance to global development teams and ensure security requirements are met through the development process
  • Keep up-to-date with latest security features and vulnerability reports on mobile devices from various sources such as social media and blogs
  • Research and innovate security through patents where applicable

Samsung Research America

Samsung Research America


Samsung Research America specializes in advanced technologies such as next-generation communications, artificial intelligence, digital media, mobile platforms, and digital health. Their innovations include FadeNet, a convolutional neural-network based technology, and the ECG Monitor App, which enables ECG recording using Galaxy Watch for atrial fibrillation screening.

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Mountain View, California



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6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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