Security Architect (m/f/d) EB cadian

  • 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 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 Elektrobit 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.

In this position you will work together with the teams developing EB cadian, our embedded software product for OTA updates. As Security Architect (m/w/d) you ensure that our agile Software development practices, processes, and in the end the final product, comply with cybersecurity standards. 

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

Your responsibilities

In this role you will:
  • Elicit, assess and define the product cybersecurity requirements.
  • Perform threat analysis and risk assessment of the designed system with respect to security.
  • Show your responsibility over the topic by monitoring all security activities of the product (content, planning, security level wise)
On your part, you will also contribute to:
  • The creation of cybersecurity management plan, which helps ensure compliance with relevant standards and customer requirements.
  • The reporting of the project security status - also on management level - in agile ceremonies and project meetings
  • The definition of the overall product security vision and roadmap
  • The actual development, the application of cybersecurity methods, to mitigate the identified risks
  • While focusing on the security of EB cadian you will also align with security experts from other products to establish a security culture in the organization.
  • Your work will play a significant role in the success of future car security.

Your profile

  • You have several years of experience in embedded software and good skills in C/C++.
  • You have knowledge and willingness to learn and master cybersecurity standards and regulations.
  • You have experience in ISO21434 Road Vehicle Cybersecurity Engineering
  • You are confident in applying cybersecurity analysis methods such as the threat analysis risk assessment (TARA) and general risk management methods.
  • You are familiar with OS design and OS security analysis.
  • You feel comfortable in an agile environment, experience with SAFe is a plus.
  • You have an analytical working style and excellent communication and documentation skills.

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 like part-time work.
  • 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 (e.g. unlimited access to the e-learning platforms Udemy and GoodHabitz).

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
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Fabian Keßler
  • Recruiter
  • +49913177016891