Cybersecurity Engineer

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Seniority Levels

Mid level

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What you will be doing:

  • You actively influence the way we develop and operate secure software
  • As existing regulations are expected to strengthen, especially with regard to autonomous driving, a step-by-step further development of the software development process is also part of your tasks
  • You will work closely with the product teams to ensure that both the architecture and the development are up to current standards
  • And help the teams to improve their software and architecture
  • You will support solving architecture issues with the teams
  • You will guide teams to implement technologies such as static application security testing, dynamic application security testing and fuzzing converge here under the keyword “DevSecOps”
  • To this end, you will work with the colleagues involved to develop the process for a secure software lifecycle and continuously optimize it in line with the latest standards (e.g. UNECE R155).
  • Advising teams and establishing an expert group of security-savvy developers across all development teams within MAN.

What you will bring:

  • Expert knowledge on application security (e.g: Kotlin, Java, Python…)
  • Expert knowledge on cloud security (preferably: AWS)
  • Strong knowledge on security CI/CD pipeline templates (Gitlab)
  • Experienced in Training and Coaching colleagues in IT security related topics
  • Consulting on security in the software development process with Security by Design
  • Security architectures
  • Software quality (secure coding)
  • Wide experience in Agile development projects as a developer
  • Experience in typical security frameworks and best practices (e.g. OWASP, NIST, ISO,…)
  • Strong communication skills (English) and dynamism
  • Experience with compliance regulation interpretation

Nice to have:

  • Proficient in risk assessments
  • Security Management, Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC).
  • Related certifications are highly welcome (e.g. ISC² certificates (CISSP, CSSLP, SSCP, …), OSCP, Comptia Security+ or similar)

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
  • Portuguese/English language classes

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

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