The Digital Security (DS) group of RU Nijmegen has a PhD position in side-channel analysis and countermeasure design and implementation.
Candidates should have a Master’s degree in computer science, applied mathematics or engineering with strong interest in algorithms and signal processing. Prior experience in side-channel analysis and embedded software or hardware design is an asset.
This research addresses potential threats within the scope of side-channel analysis and fault injection. The successful candidate will contribute to a research project entitled Side-channel resistant devices for pervasive security (SIDES), which is funded by STW. The project is a joint collaboration with Riscure.
Conditions of employment
The position is for 4 years, the expected starting date is flexible, preferably not later than September. Salary is 2042-2612 euro/month.
Candidates moving to the Netherlands from abroad may qualify for a tax incentive scheme, where 30% of your income is tax free.
For additional information about the DS group, see http://www.ru.nl/ds