Cross-Product Embedded Security Expert (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit (EB) is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At EB we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • You will be the subject matter expert for embedded security modules for both classic and adaptive AUTOSAR.
  • You will have a deep understanding of all embedded security modules across EB’s product lines and understand how these modules interact and support each other.
  • You will work with and advise the product development teams to ensure that the different security modules stay aligned and that implemented features complement other security modules.
  • You will support product management in technical customer requirements analysis and RFQs
  • You will, on occasion, support sales in pre-sales technical discussions and help prepare technical-related pre-sales documentation (SOWs).

Your profile

  • You have very good knowledge and understanding of Classic and Adaptive AUTOSAR Security Modules as well as hardware security modules.
  • You have several years of practical working experience in the Automotive Security domain. 
  • You have an excellent system understanding and ability to abstract.
  • You understand the impact of design decisions (HW and SW) with respect to quality and reliability and have the competence to align the design with stakeholders.
  • You understand functional and non-functional requirements and their impact on the system behavior.
  • You have strong experience in ECU software architecture.
  • You have experience with embedded operating systems and understand their aspects.
  • You have a good understanding of security configuration and system hardening.
  • You hold a University degree in computer science, electrical engineering, automotive engineering, or similar - formal education in security and cryptography is desired.
  • Experience in security analysis methods is also desired.
  • You have good communication skills and can confidently give presentations
  • You successfully communicate in English; German is also highly desired.
  • You have an autonomous and self-reliant way of working.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically.
Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Mr. Samuel Kittel
  • Recruiting
  • +49 9131 7701 6952