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Automotive Cyber Security Engineer - Remote working

Ref no. BHN563434
Location England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Automotive CyberSecurity specialist required to help shape the future of connected and autonomous vehicle technology. Candidates must have a proven deep understanding of ISO 21434 to be considered in this role. Opportunity for remote working.

Key skills required for this role

Cyber Security, Automotive


ISO 21434

Job description

Position: Senior Cybersecurity Specialist

Location: Buckinghamshire - but majority of the work can be carried out remote. Must be UK based in order to travel into office when required.

We are seeking an inquisitive and well-informed Automotive cybersecurity expert for the role of Senior Cybersecurity Specialist in our Consulting team, focused on Solution Design.


  • Collaborate with automotive cybersecurity clients to define, contextualise, research, and implement vehicle product cybersecurity roadmaps and technologies, engaging with both executives and individual contributors.
  • Work alongside a global team of industry experts in researching, analysing, and advising clients on various cybersecurity technologies, tools, regulations, processes, and systems.
  • Provide support in developing and refining core customer deliverables, including threat & risk assessments, UNECE R155 compliance, and beyond.
  • Contribute to the creation of innovative research proposals and lead the delivery and presentation of strategic recommendations to leading automotive OEMs, industry consortiums, and suppliers globally.


Essential Skills:

  • Ability to develop compelling, research-driven presentations on emerging automotive product cybersecurity technologies and principles.
  • Experience with automotive cybersecurity requirements, including threat & risk analysis (experience with tools and/or standards like SAMM is a plus).
  • Broad knowledge of the end-to-end automotive technology ecosystem, encompassing in-vehicle and offboard systems (e.g., E/E architecture, ECUs, connectivity, apps, software updates, cloud, etc.).
  • Experience in scoping and leading/managing projects with minimal direct feedback, demonstrating the ability to work with only broad direction.
  • Expert knowledge of key security standards and regulations (UNECE R155, ISO/SAE 21434, ISO 26262, etc.).
  • Flexible project management skills, capable of prioritizing multiple projects while addressing external and internal stakeholder needs.
  • Strong professional and technical writing skills, with the ability to convey complex information through actionable storytelling, facts, figures, and insights.

Desirable Skills/Qualifications:

  • Broad experience or knowledge of the automotive technology landscape, including infotainment, autonomy, electric vehicles, shared mobility, and cloud computing.
  • Experience in or support of a cybersecurity group at a leading automotive or IoT company (or similar).
  • Working knowledge of key cybersecurity processes and outputs, including incident response, requirements, threat assessment, and penetration testing.

Why Join Us:

  • Contribute to groundbreaking work in shaping the future relationship between people and cars.
  • Be part of a collaborative global team where everyone's input is valued and rewarded.
  • Opportunities for continuous learning, development, and career growth within a dynamic environment.
  • Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including Pension, Private Health Care, Health Cash Plan, Life Assurance, and opportunities for Equity Sharing.
  • Flexible work options, including fully remote, hybrid, and fully on-site, with occasional office visits and minimal travel (5% or less) to trade shows or client sites.

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