Security Architect / Argus Cyber Security

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About us

Argus Cyber Security is an exciting, strongly backed global leader in the automotive cyber security industry. With a growing number of connected cars on the road today vehicles are becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyber attacks, which threaten public safety and vehicle brand equity. Vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers are seeking our leading automotive cyber expertise to help protect their vehicle against attacks and comply with regulations calling for cyber security.

Argus is an independent company of Elektrobit. Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

Help shape future automotive security architectures by analyzing future designs, use cases and architectures, identifying potential security gaps and suggesting appropriate solutions. Work closely with leading automotive companies and dive into the details of embedded system design, automotive networks and architectures as well as operating system security in order to design cost effective security strategies and implementations.
In your work, you will be part of a team that consult to OEM's and Tier1 on how to raise the level of their cyber security. 
  • Perform threat analysis and risk assessment -TARA, mostly according to ISO-21434, Work with threat modeling tools and more.
  • Create and write security requirement.
  • Support organizations on their journey for compliance.
  • Be part of a highly professional group.
<Key responsibilities>
  • Review and analyze complex automotive systems - in-vehicle networks and
    components, embedded systems, OTA update systems, and more.
  • Review and analyze automotive communication protocols, security regulations
    and standards
  • Track and analyze cybersecurity trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Perform security threat analysis and risk assessments, develop security
    concepts and security requirements for automotive systems and networks.
  • Design secure architectures and security controls.
  • Consult, present and work with OEMs and Tier-1 R&D teams on various
    security projects.
  • Create processes and procedures to support regulation; ISO-21434, UNR-155.

Your profile

  • You have a university degree
  • Knowledge of communication protocols.
  • Knowledge of cryptographic algorithms and secure protocols.
  • Experience with analyzing complex systems from a cybersecurity perspective.
  • Familiarity with regulation processes.
  • Experience with threat analysis and risk assessment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English
  • High self-learning abilities and a “get-things-done” attitude.
  • Native level of Japanese language and business level English language ability
  • Offensive security background.
  • Experience with embedded systems, from both a HW and SW perspective,
    including topics like microcontrollers, HSMs, secure boot, access control, exploit
    mitigation techniques, etc.
  • Knowledge and experience in the following standards / methods:
    ○ ISO 21434, UNECE R155, JASPAR
    ○ A-SPICE
    ○ Cyber Security Management Systems (CSMS) and related processes, e.g.
    ISO/IEC 27000:2018
    ○ Risk Management Frameworks, e.g. ISO 31000, NIST Cybersecurity Framework,
    NIST SP 800-30 Risk Management Guidelines
  • Experience in Audit methodologies - auditor/assessor credentials is a plus

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 flextime
  • Various preventive medical measures
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy
  • Holiday/ Sat, Sun, Public holidays, Year-end and New Years Day holiday(12/30-1/3) 
  • Annual vacation/ 15-20 days, Sick Leave/5 days 
  • Social Security, Flextime (core-time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.), Remote Working
Benefits may vary depending on location and branch size.

Contact us

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