Cyber Security Engineer

Ford Motor   •  

Dearborn, MI

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 366 days ago

Cyber Security Engineer

Job Description
The In-Vehicle cyber security section is directly engaged with the entire end-to-end solution for Vehicle Security. The candidate selected for this position will play a key role in the development and delivery of secure, global connected vehicle applications and features and provide cybersecurity consulting services to active product projects.


  • Serve as single point of contact and cybersecurity consultant for security experiments research projects and programs
  • Provide technical cybersecurity expertise for Ford's connected vehicle products, services and applications
  • Develop and continuously improve security specifications and policies for mobility and connected vehicle products and features
  • Actively participate in applying cybersecurity best practices to product development projects and programs
  • Support major product programs with additional cybersecurity needs as required

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years of experience in a cybersecurity position with technical cybersecurity expertise and knowledge
  • 2+ years of experience in a mobile application or cloud infrastructureengineering position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of public key infrastructure (PKI) in medium to large environments to include key management, digital certificates and digital signatures
  • Working knowledge of identity and access management (IAM) in medium to large environments to include multifactor authentication and identity federation
  • Experience with cloud computing and security including Azure, AWS, Cloud Foundry or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with automotive networkarchitecture, modules, and protocols (CAN etc.)
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently, take ownership of project deliverables, go above and beyond the task at hand
  • Familiarity with Secure Coding practices, processes and methods
  • Work well in a small team and willing to work on any aspect of a project
  • Ability to develop and maintain technical documentation as required
  • Penetration testing and tools experience
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CEH or SANS GMOB/GPEN