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2012-07-06
00:15 [Event][New] ACNS'13: 11th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security

  From June 25 to June 28
Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada
More Information: http://acns2013.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/




2012-07-05
14:45 [Conf][Crypto] Early registration deadline for CRYPTO is July 8!

  Link to online registration --

http://www.iacr.org/conferences/crypto2012/registration-2012.html

05:40 [Job][New] Post-Doc Positions, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark

  The IT University of Copenhagen invites applications for several postdoctoral fellow positions on trustworthy electronic election technology. The positions are part of a larger effort to prove that it is possible to modernize the democratic process without losing the trust of the voters.

We are looking for experts in epistemic logical framework technology and cryptographic methods, such as full homomorphic encryption. The research will be conducted under the supervision of Profs. Joseph Kiniry and Carsten Schürmann. A successful applicant will be hired initially for one year with the option to renew. The start date is flexible. Candidates are also encouraged to explore research ideas beyond the project description. The positions provide significant opportunities for professional development.

Postdoctoral candidates should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or Mathematics and an established research record in one or more of the following fields:

  • applied formal methods
  • cryptography
  • electronic voting systems (of primary importance)
  • rigorous software engineering
  • trust and trustworthiness
  • logic and semantics
  • logical frameworks and type theory
  • proof theory and higher-order theorem proving
  • program verification

Early expressions of interest are encouraged: Carsten Schuermann (carsten (at) itu.dk), Joseph Kiniry (kiniry (at) itu.dk).





2012-07-04
13:18 [Job][Update] Post-Doc, University of Warsaw, Poland

  Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics of the University of Warsaw is looking for a post-doc to work on the project \\\"Cryptographic Protocols Provably-Secure Against Physical Attacks\\\". The project is founded by the Foundation for Polish Science \\\"Welcome\\\" programme operated within the Innovative Economy Operational Programme 2007-2013. The candidate must have a PhD degree, ideally in cryptography, or in a related field.



13:18 [Job][Update] PhD Student, University of Warsaw, Poland

  Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics of the University of Warsaw is looking for a PhD-student to work on the project \\\"Cryptographic Protocols Provably-Secure Against Physical Attacks\\\". The project is founded by the Foundation for Polish Science \\\"Welcome\\\" programme operated within the Innovative Economy Operational Programme 2007-2013.

The ideal candidates should be familiar with the probability theory, computational complexity, algebra, and number theory. The knowledge of cryptography and information theory is a plus, but is not a prerequisite. Fluency in English is a must.

13:18 [Job][Update] MSc Student, University of Warsaw, Poland

  Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics of the University of Warsaw is looking for a PhD-student to work on the project \\\"Cryptographic Protocols Provably-Secure Against Physical Attacks\\\". The project is founded by the Foundation for Polish Science \\\"Welcome\\\" programme operated within the Innovative Economy Operational Programme 2007-2013.

The ideal candidates should be familiar with the probability theory, computational complexity, algebra, and number theory. The knowledge of cryptography and information theory is a plus, but is not a prerequisite. Fluency in English is a must.

starting date: as soon as possible

duration: 2 years

formal requirement: while participating in the project the student should be enrolled to the MSc-level studies at some Polish university.



13:17 [Job][New] PhD Student, University of Warsaw

  Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics of the University of Warsaw is looking for a PhD-student to work on the project \"Cryptographic Protocols Provably-Secure Against Physical Attacks\". The project is founded by the Foundation for Polish Science \"Welcome\" programme operated within the Innovative Economy Operational Programme 2007-2013.

The ideal candidates should be familiar with the probability theory, computational complexity, algebra, and number theory. The knowledge of cryptography and information theory is a plus, but is not a prerequisite. Fluency in English is a must.



2012-07-03
12:22 [Job][New] PKI Officer, Federal Office of Police, Bern

  As PKI Officer you are responsible for the proper operation of the Single Point of Contact (SPOC) in Switzerland. This includes the receipt and validation of foreign certificates for reading/validating biometric data from machine readable travel documents, the distribution of the Swiss certificates abroad according to the guidelines, checking the conformity of the electronic data of Swiss passports with international standards and specifications, ongoing training in the areas of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), electronic ID cards and digital signatures as well as the representation of our State\\\'s interests in international working groups (ICAO, ISO and EU. With your expertise, you also support the federal authorities for new projects.

For this challenging job, we are looking for a reliable and flexible personality. You have a university degree in computer science or mathematics as well as experience and training in the areas of PKI, RFID, encryption algorithms and relevants ISO standards, ICAO guidelines and EU requirements. Editorial skills, good communication and organizational skills and interdisciplinary thinking stand you out. We require a good knowledge of at least two Swiss official languages (work documents are mainly written in German) and English.

12:14 [Event][New] Inscrypt 2012: China International Conference on Information Security and Cryptology

  Submission: 20 August 2012
Notification: 20 October 2012
From November 28 to December 1
Location: Beijing, China
More Information: http://www.inscrypt.cn/


12:12 [Event][New] FSE 2013: 20th International Workshop on Fast Software Encryption

  Submission: 12 November 2012
Notification: 18 January 2013
From March 11 to March 13
Location: Singapore, Singapore
More Information: http://fse2013.spms.ntu.edu.sg/




2012-07-02
05:26 [Job][New] Mobile Application Developers with , Cellcrypt, London, UK

  Cellcrypt is the leading provider of encrypted mobile phone voice calling with a track record in creating innovative products and solutions. The development team in Central London has opportunities for you to share in Cellcrypt’s exciting future.

You will take a key role in the development and continuing roll-out of Cellcrypt\\\'s secure voice mobile device applications, focusing on the BlackBerry platform in its evolution towards the new OS 10. You will perform hands-on mobile software development, within a small and highly focused product delivery team. Our dynamic and challenging work environment means you will also be involved in system-wide aspects of design and development.

Essential Skills and Experience (Key points - see our web site for details):

- 5+ years development experience

- Strong Mobile Application development experience

- Very fluent in C++ and Java, strong OOA/OOD

- Understanding of mobile device security, cryptography, etc.

- Understanding of VoIP (voice over internet protocol) and associated signalling and media technologies

- Experience of full software development lifecycle

- Eligible for, and willing to undertake, UK security clearance vetting if required

Please send your CV and covering letter to jobs (at) cellcrypt.com.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit CVs/ resumes. Cellcrypt does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency CVs. Cellcrypt will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with the Company.