Microelectronics Systems Hardware/Software Security Research Intern Spring 2020 - CIPHER

Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    494927
GTRI Careers | GTRI

Microelectronics Systems Hardware/Software Security Research Intern Spring 2020 - CIPHER

ID: 494927
Type: Students: Intern
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Algorithm Development, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics/Science, Embedded Systems, Hardware Development/Design, High Performance Computing, Testing, Information Technology, Instrumentation, Machine Learning, Modeling/Simulation, Signal Processing, Software Development/Design

Job Description

GTRI’s Trusted Microelectronics Program Office (TMPO) is looking for interns for the spring 2020 semester with an interest in the development of novel cutting-edge software tools and/or hardware design to support research in microelectronic and embedded systems hardware security. Work under this undergraduate research assistant may include:

  • Investigating the forefront of various technologies (software development, programming languages, hardware security controls, FPGAs, etc.) as they apply to the security and trust of microelectronic devices and the systems in which they are used
  • Writing, translating, and coding software programs, applications, tools, and prototypes according to research goals
  • Researching and implementing applications of hardware-assisted technologies for a variety of cybersecurity-related efforts
  • Designing and implementing meaningful visualizations of experimental test results and intermediary analysis data structures
  • Review, analyze, and/or validate software and hardware functional designs;
  • Additional novel research objectives as instructed

Required Minimum Qualifications

Part-time Intern (10-20 hours per week)

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field from an accredited university
  • Must be registered for 6+ credit hours with your university during working semesters
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

Full-time Intern (40 hours per week)

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field from an accredited university
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

Preferred Qualifications

  • Computer proficiency (Software Internship): experience in computer programming using at least 1 of the following: C, C++, C#, Java, Python. Proficiency with languages not listed will also be taken into consideration.
  • Computer proficiency (Hardware Internship): experience working with digital hardware and embedded systems in some capacity (e.g. Digital Design, FPGAs, Microcontrollers, circuit design, schematic capture, etc)
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment and with standard laboratory test equipment
  • Analytical and Critical thinking, Accountability, Strategic thinking and planning, Software Development, Debugging, Working in teams; Attention to detail, Customer service focused
  • Strong technical skills and ability to learn complex engineering concepts
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas to non-technically

Hours per Week

10-20 hours per week (part-time) or 40 hours per week (full-time)

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .

Posted:
Closes:

Categories

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

Alongside their academic achievements, Tech students are also active in the community, earning a well-rounded education through community service activities.

As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century.

Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Microelectronics Systems Hardware/Software Security Research Intern Spring 2020 - CIPHER

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Atlanta, GA

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account