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 are my responsibilities?

  • You are responsible for 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.
  • You coach stakeholders throughout the business with focus on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), from project managers and developers to strategic management. You consolidate the needs and interest of diverse stakeholders with cyber security requirements
  • In addition, you research and develop in the broad field of cyber security, especially PKI, certificate management, digital signatures, post-quantum security, secure architectures, cloud computing security, IoT
  • You design reusable security building blocks as well as secure large industrial and infrastructure solutions
  • You like to prove your concepts by setting up PoCs or even support setting up the productive systems
  • You identify new opportunities for innovation and value-delivery as well as you are responsible for project management

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • You successfully completed your master’s degree or PhD in computer science or similar, preferably with a focus on IT security, cyber security or information security or equivalent experience
  • Additionally, you have already gained 5+ years’ experience in the field of cyber security with a focus on PKI, i.e., you know relevant IETF standards for X.509 Public Key Infrastructure very well, you are experienced with digital signatures and certificate usage in security protocols and data formats, and you know certificate management protocols in detail.
  • You have good practical skills in setting up PKI systems in Linux, Windows, or Cloud environments.
  • You score with 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
  • A very good knowledge in the area of security architectures, especially PKI, as well as ability to clearly present and communicate technical contexts / scientific work make you stand out. Experience in Post-Quantum Algorithms a plus.
  • You enjoy developing PKI solutions/architectures for industrial use cases. Project management skills and certifications a plus
  • Strong communication skills in English as well as willingness to travel up to 20% round off your profile, German is a plus

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

Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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