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Cardinal Peak
Lafayette, CO (Open to remote)
Embedded Software Engineer, Security

Embedded Software Engineer, Security

Are you interested in working at a dynamic, flexible company that showcases your talent?  Want to join a team of other highly-skilled developers using cutting-edge technology? Do you love tackling complex problems and owning the solutions? Are you the sort of person who works and plays well with others?

Cardinal Peak is the place for you.

Cardinal Peak is seeking a talented, energetic embedded software engineer with at least 7 years of experience.  You will  implement network concepts including IPsec, tunnels, static routing and collaborate directly with our partners and developers to design and implement embedded.software solutions.

Our headquarters are located in Lafayette, CO.



  • Implement of security components on embedded realtime systems
  • Design and implementation of software countermeasures against various types of attacks.
  • Collaborate with platform stakeholders to ensure integration of the crypto SW into product.


  • 7+ years experience in software development.
  • This position requires proficiency in C/C++, particularly for embedded systems
  • Expert level knowledge of Linux security concepts
  • Expert level knowledge of ARM platform security

Bonus points if you have experience with any of the following:

  •     Symmetric and asymmetric algorithms
  •     Generation and distribution of encryption keys
  •     ARM TrustZone
  •     Security exploits


A little about Cardinal Peak

Cardinal Peak is a 20-year-old, privately held engineering services company headquartered in Boulder county. Our customers range from Fortune 500 leaders and large tech companies to smaller, innovative start-ups.  

Our team’s broad range of expertise includes server/web, mobile applications, embedded software and hardware. We excel at delivering complete end-to-end solutions and pride ourselves on maintaining a nimble environment that can adapt to our customers’ needs.

Cardinal Peak is an equal opportunity employer.  We will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex.

Check out our website, www.cardinalpeak.com, for more information.


The Cake

Time off:  20 days of PTO, plus 9 paid holidays off/year

Benefits:  Medical, dental, and vision coverage provided

Respect: We hire experienced professionals and treat you as such

Location: Relaxed office with plenty of parking, access to restaurants, and convenient commute from anywhere in the Greater Boulder Area

Refreshments: Abundant and fancy, with options for the caffeine aficionado and the seltzer-lover alike


The Icing

Fitness: Company-paid membership to the gym across the street

Food: Free Friday lunches, Lunch-and-Learns, BBQs

Fun: Social hours, witty banter

Finally: Candy.  (See gym membership)


Interested?  Let’s talk. 

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