Cybersecurity Expert (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Budapest


To strengthen our teams, we are looking for you as a

Cybersecurity Expert (m/f/d)

We are seeking highly skilled Cybersecurity Experts with a strong background in the automotive domain. The ideal candidate will have comprehensive knowledge of ISO/SAE 21434, UNECE Regulation 155, Threat Analysis and Risk Assessments (TARAs) and other relevant cybersecurity standards and practices. The candidate is committed to enhancing the security and safety of automotive systems with extensive expertise in automotive architecture. The ideal candidate will demonstrate outstanding problem-solving abilities and thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

Your profile
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or a related field.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), or other relevant cybersecurity certifications preferred.
  • Extensive experience working in the automotive industry with a focus on cybersecurity.
  • In-depth knowledge of ISO 21434, ISO 26262, UNECE Regulation 155, and other relevant cybersecurity standards and regulations.
  • Proficiency in conducting Threat Analysis and Risk Assessments (TARAs) for automotive systems.
  • Strong understanding of automotive architectures, including in-vehicle networks, electronic control units (ECUs), and communication protocols (CAN, LIN, Ethernet, etc.).
  • Enthusiasm for engaging in challenging projects and collaborating within interdisciplinary teams.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Proven track record of successfully implementing cybersecurity measures in complex automotive systems.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities with a keen attention to detail
  • Understanding the Functional Safety and Automotive SPICE is an advantage.
  • Experience with cybersecurity tools and technologies such as intrusion detection/prevention systems, firewalls, encryption, etc. as an advantage
Your tasks
  • Conduct comprehensive Threat Analysis and Risk Assessments (TARAs) to identify potential cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate cybersecurity measures into automotive designs and architectures.
  • Remain informed with the latest cybersecurity trends, standards, and regulations applicable to the automotive industry.
  • Conduct security audits and assessments of automotive systems to identify weaknesses and recommend remediation measures.
  • Develop and deliver cybersecurity training programs for internal teams to enhance awareness and understanding of cybersecurity best practices.
  • Knowledge Transfer: Facilitating knowledge transfer through in-depth risk assessments, targeted security training, and awareness initiatives within the automotive ecosystem to enhance cybersecurity awareness and readiness.
  • Innovation and Optimization: Collaborating with our interdisciplinary team, we continuously refine the TARA methodology (Threat Analysis and Risk Assessments).

Our offer
  • Opportunity to work full-time (5 days a week) from home – fully remote
  • Possibility to work from our office in the BudapestOne Building and/or to use all the co-working places managed by the Regus Service offices (Budapest, Debrecen, Pécs, Szeged, ...)
  • Healthy work life balance through flexible working hours, mobile working
  • Additional private health-insurance service package
  • Permanent employment contract
  • 4+1 working hours model: You will work on customer projects for four days a week, and the fifth day will be dedicated to training and education.
  • At least 30 days holiday per year
  • SZÉP Card cafeteria benefits
  • Possibility to learn the German language in Germany and/or in online trainings
  • Team events (online or in Germany in person)
  • Appreciative and respectful company culture that lives diversity and equality
  • Various online sports activities
  • and much more
Join itemis

Send us your CV, your brutto/yearly salary expectations (in Hungarian Forint currency), and availability via our contact form. We are looking forward to receiving your application. #li-remote

About us

itemis AG focuses on model-based software, cloud & enterprise, AI and cybersecurity, with a strong product portfolio. This global IT company was founded in 2003.

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