Cyber Security Engineer

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Cyber Security Engineer
Ford Motor Company

Job Description
The In-Vehicle cyber security section is directly engaged with the entire end-to-end solution for Connected Vehicle Cybersecurity. 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 cyber security consultant for security experiments research projects and programs
  • Provide technical cyber security expertise for Ford's connected vehicle and mobility products, services and applications
  • Develop and continuously improve security specifications and policies for mobility and connected vehicle products and features
  • Actively participate in applying cyber security best practices to product development projects and programs
  • Support major product programs with additional cyber security needs

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years of experience in a cyber security position with technical cyber security expertise and knowledge
  • 2+ years of experience in a mobile application or cloud infrastructure engineering 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 network architecture, 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

The distance between imagination and creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team, you discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.