Cybersecurity Engineer - Risk Analysis Specialist

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


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Job Number: 2015

Requisition Number: 147485BR

Position Title: Non Categorized Workforce_50522548

External Description:

Are you the kind of person who is passionate about cybersecurity and implementation of cybersecurity mechanisms? Would you like to use your passion in the automotive industry and be part of the cybersecurity vehicle type approval? Would you like to work in a great team with skilled and helpful colleagues? If so, this job will be interesting for you

Shaping tomorrow’s technology

At Vehicle Technology, we are passionate about shaping tomorrow’s technology to create excellent sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions to make the world a better place for future generations. We provide innovative, safe, driver-friendly solutions and we develop top quality services to make our customer operations more efficient by using excellent data insights. We support the Volvo Group engineering community with cutting edge tools and methods

The Team

Our team, “Cybersecurity Infrastructure Capabilities and Type approval” is in the heart of a great transformation. We work with developing and improving our product cybersecurity management system (PCSMS) in a continues manner along with releasing cybersecurity infrastructure requirements. This is supporting teams to do high level attack vector analysis and vehicle TARA analysis to facilitate releasing work products according to state of the arts such as ISO/SEA 21434 and UNECE 155.

Our mission is to develop and maintain our product cybersecurity management system ‘s instructions, provide cybersecurity architect and concept and release needed Cybersecurity infrastructure requirements. We are also coordinating the CS work across whole organization at Group Truck Technology (GTT).

Roles and Responsibilities

We are looking for a Cybersecurity Engineer who can support us by different type of activities within cybersecurity infrastructure including improvement of TARA methodology with focusing on risk analysis and risk management. Apart from TARA you will work with cybersecurity testing, threat intelligence and vulnerability analysis both conceptual design and deployment in different automotive domains. You will get opportunity to work with latest cybersecurity solutions and collaborate with experts within this domain. The main responsibilities entailed in this role are:

  • Facilitate and coordinate the implementation of the Cybersecurity Management System (CSMS) on product streams level.
  • Act as the technical and administrative interface between the Cybersecurity department and R&D teams, ensuring effective communication and collaboration.
  • Apply expertise in cybersecurity for embedded systems, particularly within the automotive domain.
  • Understand and implement UNECE R155 implications and ISO/SAE 21434 work products.
  • Improve TARA methodology and implement needed changes in both process and procedure.
  • Conduct Attack vector analysis, Vulnerability analysis, incident response processes, and Cybersecurity Verification & Validation.
  • Drive technical investigations to identify root causes of vulnerabilities and participate in system design reviews.
  • Utilize technical knowledge in both software (authentication solutions, Bootloader) and hardware (Hardware Security Modules – HSM) aspects of cybersecurity implementation.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, ensuring effective cooperation and determination of key responsible persons.

Who are you!

As a person, you have a broad technical know-how combined with very good people skills and a strong belief in agile methods. You have a strong ability to inspire, develop and motivate individuals and teams. We expect you to have:

  • BSc. or MSc. in Computer Science, Electronics or equivalent 
  • Extensive experience in the automotive industry.
  • Proficiency in UNECE R155, ISO/SAE 21434, TARA
  • Technical expertise in Attack vector analysis, Vulnerability analysis
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity implementation in both software and hardware.
  • Previous experience as a system design engineer is appreciated.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a solution-oriented mindset.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills for effective collaboration.
  • Ability to conduct system design reviews and risk evaluations with a holistic view of the final product

Contacts: Mahshad Mahally – Director Cybersecurity & Functional Safety –



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