Junior Cyber Security Architect with focus on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

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 are my responsibilities?

Together in a team:

  • 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), e.g. project managers and developers. Consolidate the needs and interest of diverse stakeholders with cyber security requirements
  • Research and development in the area of cyber security, e.g. PKI, certificate management, digital signatures, post-quantum security, secure architectures, cloud computing security, IoT
  • Design of reusable security building blocks
  • Identify new opportunities for innovation and value-delivery

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • 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 
  • Good knowledge of PKI and overview of cyber security in general
  • Knowledge in Public Key Infrastructure, e.g.: 
  • 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
Diversity at Siemens is our source of creativity and innovation. Having different types of talent and experiences makes us more results-oriented and better prepared to respond efficient to the demands of the Society. Therefore, we value the candidates that reflect the Diversity that we enjoy in our Company.

At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow‘s reality. Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:

Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens S.R.L.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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