Cloud Security Researcher

Tel Aviv, Israel

About The Position

Secure your future while securing the safety of smart mobility! Interested in electric vehicles and connected cars? Then join the leader of the smart mobility market! Since 2016, CYMOTIVE has been the trusted partner of the VW Group, developing cyber solutions for the complex vehicle market. With over 2 million vehicles secured with our solutions in intrusion detection, vulnerability management, and security testing, we are growing and have lots to offer you. With close to 200 employees, we pride ourselves that we offering employees the opportunities to develop their professional skills and advance their careers. As we penetrate more markets within smart mobility, see and secure your future in a nourishing environment in CYMOTIVE.

What we are looking for: 

CYMOTIVE Technologies are looking for a Penetration Tester who's eager to specialize in web and cloud security research. Our E2E Penetration Testing team faces diverse tasks as we attack connected vehicle services throughout their entire data flows.

You’ll be cooperating with our Embedded researchers in realizing complex penetration testing scenarios, spanning over vehicles, mobile devices, and large backend systems.


  • Enthusiasm about security, and Hacking in particular
  • Motivation to complete a thorough and intense self-guided training to ramp up necessary skills
  • Familiarity with Penetration Testing fundamentals and common attacks
  • Some proven experience in PT / SW development
  • Experience with penetration testing tools and common research methods
  • Strong self-learning skills. ability to understand and apply new concepts
  • Good knowledge of scripting languages (python, bash, etc.)
  • Knowledge of computer networks (TCP/IP basics)
  • The urge to break (into) stuff


  • Fluent English skills (oratory and writing)
  • Great collaborator of knowledge and work, happy to work as a team


  • BSc in Computer Science or similar field / Relevant military experience
  • 2+ Years of PT Experience, as a job or a hobby
  • Proven experience in penetration testing of web applications, with specific expertise in attacking modern cloud and container-based environments
  • Familiarity with cloud solutions for IoT
  • Experience with research of mobile applications; iOS and Android
  • Background as a backend developer or architect
  • Bug-bounty contributions / CVEs