Cyber Security Architect (m/f/d)

Wolfsburg, Germany

About The Position

As today’s cars contain advanced hardware and software platforms that can connect to the outside world, securing the vehicle requires much more than securing each of the modules in the car – it requires new concepts that look at the vehicle’s entire architecture. Together with the world’s leading car manufacturer, we manage the connected car security concept development and system architecture – designing the car of the future.

We are an international, growing cyber security company looking for creative and proactive individuals to develop security concepts and security architecture for the automotive industry


  • Requirements analysis for vehicular security architecture and structured requirements definition
  • Design of state-of-the-art security controls in collaboration with key engineers from Germany’s leading car manufacturer
  • Definition of end-to-end security architectures and best practices, in vehicle and in the cloud
  • Presentation and harmonization of security architecture design with diverse stakeholders
  • Review of risk analyses, penetration tests and supplier security concepts
  • Investigation of relevant technological innovation in the field of IT security for connected cars


  • B.Sc. Computer Science, electrical engineering or related fields
  • Experience in at least one of the following fields: automotive and embedded security, secure design, requirements analysis, hardware security, cloud architecture
  • Excellent German and English skills (reading, writing, speaking)
  • Capability to lead independently small to medium sized projects

Bonus Points

  • Technical certifications (IREB, CISSP, CISM, CEH, CISA, CompTia Security+, etc.)
  • Specific experience in Automotive industry / IoT
  • Solution design
  • Knowledge in the field of programming and software architecture is a plus

Personal Skills

  • Independent, creative, motivated and result-driven
  • Strong written and verbal interpersonal communication skills

We offer:

  • Startup working atmosphere with an international and dynamic team
  • Flexible working hours and working under your own initiative
  • Flat hierarchies and creative leeway
  • Close cooperation with the R&D department of the world’s leading car manufacturer
  • Unique career development opportunities