Senior Security Expert (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

Your responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for design and architecture of security software components for high quality software in the automotive field
  • You will specify and implement security software modules for automobile control units.
  • You define and conduct tests to proof the security of the Linux OS
  • You serve as an expert for all security related topics
  • You work closely with the feature teams to cover security aspects of the features

Your profile

  • You hold a University degree in computer science, electrical engineering, automotive engineering or similar
  • You have deep background in Cryptography, Security, Embedded Security, ideally in the automotive domain
  • You have very deep understanding of Linux operating systems, security configuration and system hardening
  • You gathered several years of practical experience in the software industry, especially with Security and Cryptography for embedded systems
  • You have profound knowledge in security analysis methods
  • You have good knowledge in security engineering
  • You have several years of practical experience in POSIX compatible operating systems, e. g. Linux, QNX
  • You have knowledge of programming in low-level area (kernel, drivers, libraries)
  • You have an autonomous and self-reliant way of working
  • You have an outgoing, self-confident personality and team player capabilities
  • You enjoy working in an international environment across different locations
  • You are willing to travel occasionally for personal meetings with various stakeholders
  • You have good skills in German and English language

What we offer

  • Challenging tasks with the latest and most modern components of the embedded world
  • A committed and dynamic team in an international and informal working environment
  • Cooperation with leading companies in the automotive industry
  • Excellent career opportunities in a growing company
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes
  • Flexible working hours that also take your personal needs into account
  • Further benefits

Contact us

Please contact us at +49 9131 7701 7060 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.
Learn more about your developmental possibilities and EB’s exceptional company culture at

We are looking forward to receiving your application!
  • Recruiting
  • Mr. Samuel Kittel
  • 09131 / 7701 6952