Android Security Software Engineer

Modis Santa Clara, California
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November 19, 2022
Santa Clara, California

Modis is looking for a motivated Software Engineer for an exciting opportunity with a Fortune 500 Company!

This is a Senior Software Engineer position in the Android System Development team. This role is responsible for coordination and implementation of platform security features on Android Automotive as well as customer-facing applications of our connected, embedded Infotainment System.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Joint software development of car computer solutions in early development phases in collaboration with system engineers and software experts from technology partners
  • Analysis and profiling of Android framework, system applications, or system services
  • Identification of architectural/technical issues on AOSP framework level
  • Improvement of Android framework stability and optimization of critical operation states
  • Contribution to Android related framework and company-owned frameworks with interface reviews
  • Technical alignment with suppliers and development partners
  • Implementation of state-of-the-art approaches to develop best-in-class infotainment systems

Additional responsibilities:

  • Creation of technical specifications and documentation
  • Independent handling of project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
  • Tracking of assigned system issues, including ticket reviews
  • Status reporting to project stakeholders (domestic and international)
  • Mentoring of junior software developers on best practices and design patterns
  • Cross-team resource management and alignment of project goals


Years of Experience

  • 7-10 years

Education Required

  • Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent) in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical field. Master's preferred

Required Skills:

  • Open-minded, with strong interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Fast learner and early adopter
  • Collaborate within an agile cross-functional team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective analytical and conceptual thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Recognize patterns from previous projects
  • Mentoring skills to assist less experienced team members

  • Expert knowledge about the Android Framework and AOSP platform architecture
  • Working experience with the Android Architecture and platform security
  • 3+ years of experience with Android framework components, system services and the Android SDK
  • Strong understanding of SELinux
  • 5+ years of working experience with object-oriented designs
  • Proficiency in C++, Java or Kotlin
  • Understanding of software vulnerabilities and mitigations
  • Experience in threat analysis and risk assessment

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