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Job title:  Automotive Cybersecurity Analyst (m/f/d)

Posting Date:  Aug 9, 2022
Company:  AVL Software and Functions GmbH

Regensburg, DE

Job ID:  19253

AVL is the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology) for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and their integration into the vehicle.


AVL Software and Functions GmbH is the center of competence for Powertrain Software- and Function Development, as well as Electronics and Systems integration. Our fields of activity include highly innovative projects in the area of Combustion Engines, E-Mobility and ADAS / AD. Our vision “Why not – move different!” is challenging us to develop solutions for the future of mobility.


We are looking for you:


Automotive Cybersecurity Analyst (m/f/d)

Security; Cybersecurity; 21434; 155; Risk analysis; TARA; Automotive; Architect; Architektur; Analyst





  • Analysis of E/E and ECU architectures for threats (Threat Analysis and Risk Assessment)
  • Development of innovative cybersecurity concepts and functions for vehicle systems according to standards and considering current threats
  • Derive requirements for the implementation of the security concept 
  • Deliver ideas for security solutions to secure prototypes and series production of connected systems in and around the vehicle
  • Coordination of cybersecurity in internal and external customer projects




  • Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mechatronics, mathematics, physics or similar
  • Several years of professional experience in the automotive industry and thereby knowledge of current automotive technologies (Hardware, Software, Communications, etc.)
  • Profound knowledge of and enthusiasm for methods for cybersecurity, threat analysis and risk management
  • Knowledge in cybersecurity standards such as SAE J3061, ISO/ SAE 21434, and ISO 27001
  • Knowledge of technologies for securing the vehicle (encryption, IDS/ IPS, etc.)
  • High analytical and conceptual skills as well as good communication and collaborative skills
  • Good English skills
  • Personality is more than anything!




  • Be part of our pioneering work– together with our customers we shape the future of mobility! 
  • International and innovative collaboration rings a bell? That’s how we work.
  • Our technical and personal onboarding concept will help you to hop on easily.
  • We support lifelong learning: educate yourself, apply your knowledge and get creative.
  • Mobile working, flex-time and modern workplaces are part of our DNA.
  • We are deeply rooted in our values: respectful communication, care, openness, passion and trust



If so, please use our online application tool to send your application to AVL!


AVL is not just about cars. It's about changing the future. Together.

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