Cyber Security Engineer

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Position Overview

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


  • Provide technical cyber security expertise for Ford’s

connected vehicle and mobility products, services and


  • 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

  • 2+ years of experience in a cyber security position with

technical cyber security expertise

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 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


  • 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
  • API Management & Monitoring experience strongly


  • Certifications such as CISSP, CEH or SANS GMOB/GPEN

Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we are Built Ford Tough. We are one team striving to make people’s lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.

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.protected veteran status.

Seniority Level

Entry level


  • Information Technology & Services
  • Computer Software
  • Automotive

Employment Type


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  • Information Technology

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