Security Architect (m/f/d)

Thrilled to help securing high-end processors for AI? As Security Architect in our deep-tech startup you are responsible for developing and implementing all hardware and software aspects related to the prevention of unauthorized access to sensitive data (AI models and parameters, user data) on our AI processors. 

Your role

Your primary role will be to architect all security (hardware and software) infrastructure for our AI processors. This mainly includes the following: 

  • Architect a fully secure system with secure booting and protection of sensitive data 
  • Write technical documentation describing all (hardware and software) aspects of this design in detail 
  • Work together with software architects to integrate secure software and secure booting into the existing software stack and SDK 
  • Work together with hardware architects to efficiently integrate security-related hardware IP into the overall computer architecture 
  • Selection and integration of security IP solutions 

Your profile

  • M.Sc/PhD. in Computer Science/ Computer Engineering /Electrical Engineering

  • At least 3-5 years of experience in architecting secure systems for various applications

  • Background in computer architectures, digital design and cryptography

  • Thorough experience in building and specifying Secure Engines, Root-of-trust,

  • Good software and hardware development skills

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills

  • You are self-reliant, independent with high sense of ownership of your work and value freedom with responsibility

Who we are

Axelera AI is a truly European deep-tech Start Up company which is developing a game-changing hardware and software platform for AI at the edge that will make the industry more integrated, efficient and accessible. Our mission is to spread artificial intelligence for a green, fair, trusted and safe world enabling new application of AI in diverse sectors like smart cities, retail and other markets. Our company is a spin-off from a multinational deep-tech group and is backed by a strong syndicate of institutional investors. We have an extraordinary and international team of top talented researchers and developers working in the headquarter in Eindhoven (NL) and in the branch offices in Leuven (BE), Zurich (CH), Pisa (IT) and Shannon (IE).

What we offer

Take the chance to become part of a dynamic, fast-growing, international organization. We offer an attractive compensation package, including a pension plan, extensive employee insurances and the option to get company shares.

An open culture that not only supports creativity and continual innovation is awaiting you. Collaborative ownership and freedom with responsibility is characteristic for the way we act and work as a team.


Great! We are looking forward to receiving your application! Feel free to contact us whenever you have any questions or for further information on For further information on Axelera AI please also have a look on our website:

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