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Hiring Organization Actalent
Post Name Embedded Software Developer
Remote No
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary CAD 50 To CAD 75 Per Hour
Location Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2P 2E9

Job Description:

We’re looking for an Embedded Software Developer to join our development team. A team is a group of dedicated individuals who implement cryptographic algorithms and integrate them into internet protocols.

Team members are responsible for implementation and testing, with a heavy emphasis on security, efficiency, and resiliency. Our implementations are for a variety of desktop, mobile, and embedded platforms.


  • Implementation of quantum-resistant cryptographic algorithms
  • Work with our research team to help prototype new advances
  • Port our code to new embedded systems and trusted execution environments
  • Create demonstrations to showcase to customers
  • Create tools to test our code for correctness, security, and performance


C, Embedded software, Security, Embedded system, application development, java

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

1) A degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or extensive embedded programming experience with C; it’s all application-level NOT driver level

2) 5+ years of experience with embedded application environments and trusted execution environments

3) Operating system: Mac, Windows, Linux; generally you’ll be cross-compiling to whatever the embedded system works for


  • Experience with cryptography is a plus
  • Experience with assembly language (x86 or ARM) is a plus
  • Experience with ARM TrustZone implementations is a plus
  • Experience codifying standards is a plus
  • Experience coding for mobile platforms is a plus

À propos d’Actalent:

Actalent relie la passion à la mission. Nos solutions de candidats talentueux et la performance de nos services produisent la valeur et les résultats, tout en apportant la compétence qui permet à nos clients de réaliser plus. Nos experts situés dans le monde entier inspirent au quotidien.

Nous soutenons les initiatives essentielles en ingénierie et en sciences, par les expériences qui favorisent un développement continu. La différence, c’est nos gens. Actalent est une société d’exploitation d’Allegis Group, leader mondial des solutions de candidats talentueux.

L’entreprise souscrit au principe d’égalité d’accès à l’emploi et prendra en compte toutes les candidatures sans distinction de race, sexe, âge, couleur, religion, nationalité, statut de vétéran, handicap, orientation sexuelle, identité sexuelle, information génétique ou toute autre distinction protégée par la loi.

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact.

We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development.

Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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