Experienced payment terminal evaluator

The Experienced Payment Terminal Evaluator is an expert in this area and has at least three years of experience in evaluating different types of payment terminals or related devices for different customers. This experience has enabled you to understand the total field of payment terminals, including the security aspects electronics, mechanics, embedded operating systems, security protocols, code review and side-channel analysis.

As an Experienced Payment Terminal Evaluator you will participate in projects for our customers. Often you will have the role of a lead evaluator, which means that you are responsible for the technical and methodological quality of the project. Your experience must also include taking payment terminal evaluations beyond projects. You will use your knowledge and experience to inspire other younger colleagues in their development and communication to customers.

As Experienced Payment Terminal Evaluator you will represent SGS Brightsight in the field of payment terminals to customers and during conferences and events. You will actively participate in defining internal R&D programs and you will have an active role in supporting project managers during the acquisition of projects.

SGS Brightsight evaluates the security of products: in many cases a combination of hardware and software. We assess the level of security based on international recognized standards. We work with financial companies such as MasterCard and Visa, certification bodies of governments and – of course – the developers/suppliers/manufacturers of security products. We also support our customers in understanding the security standards and the evaluation process.

SGS Brightsight is an evaluation lab fully dedicated to ICT security. With around 100 employees we are based in the Netherlands. We perform all types of security evaluations for our customers. Our colleagues have various technical backgrounds. The atmosphere is open, ambitious, multicultural and international. More than 85% of our customers are based outside the Netherlands and more than 50% of them are outside Europe, mostly in Asia. Our colleagues often have opportunities to travel. SGS Brightsight is growing continuously and fast.

We are looking for people with a bachelor’s, master’s or PhD degree in a technical field (Electronics, Physics, IT, Mathematics) with proven experience in projects involving payment terminals or related devices, preferably as an evaluator, but otherwise as a consultant or developer. A track record in payment terminals is required. You are well acquainted with the banking schemes and you have contributed to several approvals for payment terminals. In addition, you need to have a hacker mentality and all-round good English language skills.