Senior Cloud Security Researcher

Tel Aviv, Israel

About The Position

CYMOTIVE Technologies is looking for a Senior Researcher eager to dive into the automotive world!

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: 

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.


  • 5+ years of experience in penetration testing of web applications, with specific expertise in attacking modern cloud and container-based environments
  • Profound experience with penetration testing tools and common research methods
  • Ability to quickly handle new concepts, digest large amounts of documentation, and create attack scenarios
  • Good knowledge of scripting languages (python, bash, etc.)
  • The urge to break (into) stuff


  • Fluent English skills (oratory and writing)
  • Proven experience of working with customers
  • Willingness to periodically travel abroad
  • Great collaborator of knowledge and work, happy to work as a team


  • Relevant military experience
  • White box penetration testing or security-oriented code review experience.
  • Familiarity with cloud solutions for IoT
  • Eagerness to understand the bigger picture and span into new technological areas
  • Experience with research of mobile applications; iOS and Android
  • Creativity
  • Strong background in networking
  • Background as a backend developer or architect
  • Multiple bug-bounty contributions / CVEs