Cyber Defense Expert – Vulnerability Management & System Integration

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Cyber Defense Expert

Founded in 2019, Volkswagen Digital Solutions (VWDS) plays a major role in the Volkswagen Group strategy of going digital, by developing software mainly for the digital ecosystems and internal corporate processes.

Split across 3 tech units: CODE (Core Operations + Development), MAN Digital Hub and SDC (Software Development Center), VWDS plays a key part of the digitalization strategy that is happening in the Group.

Our Mindset | Open for new ways, transparent in what we do and responsive to requests!

Our Target | Creating value, being customer focused and delivering continuously!

What you will be doing:

  • Conduct internal and external vulnerability scans using Tenable, configure scans, and interpret results
  • Coordinate vulnerability scans, analyze risks, and report findings to relevant stakeholders
  • Implement remediation processes, ensuring vulnerabilities are addressed promptly
  • Develop an understanding of internal infrastructures and plan for future integration
  • Develop and maintain scripts, particularly in Python, for integrating diverse systems
  • Configure and reconfigure systems, utilizing APIs, and extracting data between systems
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, enhancing technical communication and data flow
  • Define rules, detect anomalies, and provide deeper analysis using SIEM systems
  • Understand data relevance, connect systems, and contribute to secure cloud environment construction.

What you will bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years of experience in vulnerability management, Tenable usage, and security processes
  • Previous experience in systems integration
  • Experience with SIEM systems like Splunk or Sentinel for anomaly detection and analysis
  • Familiarity with cloud infrastructures such as AWS and Azure is beneficial
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken.

Nice to have:

  • Certifications in ISO 27001 and CIASA Auditor
  • Proficiency in Python scripting and API utilization

Benefits & Perks

This is a true opportunity to join an amazing atmosphere on our local company culture build up, with the support of a solid international group, and to be part of an Agile environment where you can learn, share, and interact in a place where your ideas are valued and you have a voice.

  • Flexible working hours
  • Remote friendly model adapted to each team’s needs and preferences
  • Continuous learning with access to Udemy
  • Wellbeing program extendable to your household
  • Health insurance extendable to your household
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunity to join the company’s pension fund
  • Home Office Setup to build your dream home office
  • Home allowance, to receive in your payslip or use in our flexible benefits platform (e.g. internet/data expenses, public transports card)
  • Smartphone + Telecom with voice & data plan
  • Discounts on VW Group cars and special conditions on financing
  • Relocation package (if applicable) & Visa process sponsorship

Unsure if you meet all these requirements? Please apply anyway! We would love to hear from you!

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