Senior Cyber Security Architect (f/m/d) Public Key Infrastructure

Job Description

Working together for the future.

What does the future look like? What can we expect there? We do not know exactly. But we are doing everything we can to make tomorrow's world a lot smarter and a little better. To do this, we need new idea providers and initiators who will decide what next steps we can take. Real pioneers who initiate innovative projects in research and development and show unusual solutions. Because we have planned a lot: Given the highly dynamic and complex technological landscape shaped by endeavors such as Industry 4.0 (“the 4th Industrial Revolution”), Industrial Internet of Things, and Critical Infrastructures,  Siemens products must be secure and resilient from the start - our curiosity about the feasible behind "unthinkable" is endless! It's your chance: join us in driving global change.

What part will you play?
  • Consulting on and conception of PKI solution modules for Siemens products and solutions in the area of industry automation and critical infrastructures, e.g. rail automation.
  • Coaching stakeholders throughout the business with focus on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), from project managers and developers to strategic management. Consolidate the needs and interest of diverse stakeholders with cyber security requirements
  • Research and development in the area of cyber security, especially PKI, certificate management, digital signatures, post-quantum security, secure architectures, cloud computing security, IoT
  • Design of reusable security building blocks
  • Project management
  • Identify new opportunities for innovation and value-delivery
What you need to make real what matters.
  • MSc degree in computer science or similar, preferably with a focus on IT security, cyber security, information security, etc. (or equivalent experience)
  • Enjoying developing PKI solutions/architectures for industrial use cases 
  • Excellent knowledge of PKI and a good overview of cyber security in general
  • 5+ years experience in Public Key Infrastructure: 
    • Relevant IETF standards for X.509 Public Key Infrastructure, digital signatures and certificate usage in security protocols and data formats, certificate management protocols.
    • Experience with commercial and/or open source PKI products
    • Experience in agile software development and programming, e.g. using Java, .NET/C#, C/C++, Python, .NET Core, Go, JavaScript, Maven, Gradle, Git, Docker, Kubernetes
    • Experience in Post-Quantum Algorithms a plus
  • Ability to clearly present and communicate technical contexts / scientific work
  • Strong communication skills in English; German a plus
  • Project management skills and certifications a plus
  • Willingness to travel, about 10 - 20%
  • Intercultural experience a plus
Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens. - if you would like to find out more about Digital Minds at Siemens.  - if you need information on the application process. - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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