Job Opportunity at INRIA Sophia Antipolis
[The position involves substantial work with type-theory based
proof-development systems and may therefore be of interest to
the TYPES readers.]
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT POSITION IN FORMAL METHODS
FOR SMARTCARD SECURITY
INRIA Sophia-Antipolis opens one 2-year position in the Oasis team.
The position is connected to Formavie, a joint project between Bull,
Schlumberger and INRIA, and partially supported by the French Ministry
of Economy, Finances and Industry.
The goal of Formavie is to provide secure embbeded software for the
of electronic commerce. The role of INRIA in Formavie is to provide
and methodology to ensure security for embedded software and in
and terminals. The main task involved is the design and development of a
toolset for the
formalization, analyzis, transformation and visualization of models of
(virtual machines) and security policies for those systems.
The position offers opportunities for innovative and collaborative
research in the area of
formal verification as well as for developing applications to be used in
an industrial context,
with a challenging goal: achieving for the embedded systems a
high-level of certification
(EAL7) w.r.t. common criteria (See http://csrc.nist.gov/cc).
We welcome applicants with a strong background/interest in formal
methods, especially in
formal verification (theorem-proving, model-checking, etc) and program
and a strong interest in smartcard security.
For further information, please contact Isabelle Attali.
The deadline for applications is October, 31st 1999. Applications must
include a cv,
(pointers to) relevant publications and the names and addresses of two
Applications should be addressed to:
INRIA Sophia Antipolis
2004 Route des Lucioles
06902 Sophia Antipolis Cedex
TÚl: +33 4 92 38 79 10
Fax: +33 4 92 38 79 71