iRobot Corporation

  • Software Security Engineer

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Information Technology
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    3 months ago(5/29/2018 11:32 AM)
  • Summary

    iRobot is in immediate need of aSW Security Engineer to join our Information Security Department. We’re committed to providing our customers with products of the highest quality. To help us achieve this goal, we’re looking for a dedicated professional who can drive secure solutions in our products and connected IoT infrastructure. Our InfoSec department works closely with the engineering teams developing advanced in-home robotics products and in support of the security aspects of our manufacturing systems. As a SW Security Engineer within Security, you will work with engineering and operations teams to drive security in our products and the infrastructure that supports our manufacturing processes and connected products. This position is open immediately and offers a highly competitive salary.

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    • Work with product teams to ensure development of secure products.
    • Work with enterprise infrastructure teams to ensure secure network and data infrastructures.
    • Evaluate development plans and designs; provide positive feedback related to secure design principles and implementation.
    • Provide development teams with security-related proof of concept solutions and/or design documentation.
    • Work with product teams on triaging identified security weaknesses.
    • Assist in the maintenance of a PKI systems.
    • Collaborate with other Information Security team members on a variety of security matters.


    • The ideal candidate will come from a software development background.
    • Minimum 5 years of development including at least 1 year as a security champion within a development team.
    • Excellent communications and documentation skills.
    • Experience with Threat Modeling and Secure Software Development Lifecycle.
    • Understanding of source code weakness scanning software, process and tooling.
    • Strong understanding of Linux.
    • Solid understanding of network security protocols.
    • Strong understanding of cryptographic and PKI system.
    • Embedded systems security a plus.

    About Us

    We are the leading global consumer robot company, designing and building robots that empower people to do more, both inside and outside of the home. Founded by MIT roboticists who had the vision of making practical robots a reality. To date, we have sold over 20 million robots and globally employ more than 800 of the robot industry’s best and brightest. iRobot is committed to fostering invention, discovery and technological exploration in the pursuit of practical and valuable robot products for the home. iRobot stock trades on the NASDAQ stock market under the ticker symbol IRBT.


    iRobot is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts, accessible by our corporate shuttle directly from Alewife Station. We also have offices in California, the United Kingdom, Japan, China & Hong Kong. Imagine the future you could help us build as a fellow iRoboteer!


    Check out #LifeAtiRobot and follow us on Instagram: @irobotcareers



    iRobot is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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