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Senior Staff Data Security Engineer


Shugart, SG

About our group:

  • We provide Data Security research activities for Seagate's advanced digital storage solutions that will meet the needs of Edge to Cloud applications. Through our technology research and development, our innovation helps to safeguard and maximize the potential of digital content in an ever-evolving, on-demand world.

About the role - you will:

  • Work on Cryptographic algorithms, Containerization technology and applications. 
  • Work on Self-Encryption Drives technology. 
  • Work on threat modeling, design and implement security proof-of-concepts for Edge and Cloud Use-Cases.
  • Document security architectures for Edge and Cloud Use-Cases. 

About you:

  • Successful Data Security Engineer has excellent breadth and depth of technical capabilities, and work effectively within a highly dynamic and capable team in an advanced technology environment.
  • Self-motivated, ability to study a functional area in depth and be able to apply new knowledge effectively. 
  • Teamwork is a core competency at Seagate, so individual must be able to work and communicate effectively with a diverse group of subject matter experts, engineers and researchers spanning Seagate worldwide sites. 
  • Identity specific projects, develop prototypes, demonstrate solutions, and contribute to delivery. 
  • Provide guidance for future Seagate products or Reference Architectures. 
  • Participate in industry collaborations and standards organizations. 
  • Ability to present to customers and suppliers. 

Your experience includes:

  • Demonstrated programming capabilities in one or more languages such as C, C++, Python, Go, or Rust.  
  • Knowledge and experience working with of Self-Encrypting Drive technologies. 
  • Knowledge and experience working with Cryptographic algorithms and Containerization technologies. 
  • Developing proof-of-concepts and demonstrating solutions. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  


The Shugart site (named after Seagate's founder, Al Shugart) is a research and design center. Easily accessible from the One-North MRT station, many employees choose to take mass-transportation to work. Ample free on-site parking is also available. Being a purpose built building, The Shugart has excellent employee recreational facilities. Take an active break at our badminton courts, table tennis tables, in-house gym and recreation rooms. Our yogo and zumba classes are very popular. We also offer classes and interest groups in photography, gardening and foreign languages, and have various on-site celebrations, and community volunteer opportunities. 


Location: Shugart, Singapore
Travel: None

















About Us

At Seagate, our mission is to give people peace of mind by protecting their digital lives.

Since 1978, Seagate has been creating precision-engineered data storage technologies that deliver superior capacity, speed, safety, and performance. We help people harness and maximize the datasphere.

Seagate couldn't do any of that without its employees—a diverse workforce of 40,000 creative, hard-working, passionate people all over the world. From the Silicon Valley, the United Kingdom, Singapore, India, Thailand, through China, our people are proud to embody the values of integrity, innovation, and inclusion.

Consider joining them. Open up your world.



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