IOT Cyber Security Architect (f/m/d)

Job Description

Location: Erlangen or Munich or any other IT location (globally)
Mode of Employment: permanent / full time

Make the vision of a Siemens IT/OT ecosystem for smart campus and smart manufacturing real!

Connectivity is at the core of IOT - and with every connection a potential risk appears. 
For this reason, it is essential that Siemens builds and scales a consistent cyber security ecosystem for building infrastructure and manufacturing at Siemens. In this role you will drive the evolution of this ecosystem by designing new platforms, data-lakes, shared services and edge nodes but also influence the development of new Siemens products and services with the objective to scale them across Siemens on a global level. 
In this role you will work intensively with colleagues from CYS, IT, MF, SRE and DI and SI product units to achieve the optimum for Siemens.

What part will you play?

Strategic role:
  • Definition of a scalable IOT Landscape for cyber security of the Siemens-wide building and factory ecosystem with focus on common IoT building blocks, IoT platforms and hybrid/federated architectures
  • Close alignment with the Siemens-wide Enterprise Architecture community on definition of scaling building blocks 
  • Elaboration and alignment of transformation roadmaps for implementation & scale at Siemens and migration / decommissioning of legacy solutions, but also giving input for product development roadmaps
  • Identification of re-architecture opportunities for Siemens offerings and definition of non-functional requirements with coherence with Siemens IT strategy to improve scalability, adaptability and TCO position of Siemens offerings
Operational role:
  • Supporting strategic initiatives to define solution architectures in alignment with product architecture and IT strategy
  • Steering ramp-up of the cyber security IT-landscape and services as part of co-creations and customer-zero approaches within projects and programs
  • Driving incubations with technical impact on IT/OT landscape to verify value potential, enterprise readiness and scalability of emerging technologies
  • Being the IT expert for emerging technologies and product offerings of Siemens in area of cyber security for IOT
What you need to make real what matters
  • A University degree in IT or engineering
  • Many years of experience in IT or OT architecture roles with demonstrated impact
  • Many years of experience in shaping cyber security solutions, architectures 
  • Understanding of the cyber security landscape at Siemens and DI/SI cyber security offerings
  • Dreams and details capabilities – To see and develop the big-picture, but being also able to break it down to operationalization
  • A passion for IT/OT convergence and understand requirements and dependencies
  • Experience in leading others, also in mixed team setups, dealing across geographies and cultures, and communicating on top management level
  • Good moderation skills, the ability to open rooms for visionary discussions, as well as to drive meetings to concrete practical and valuable outcomes 
  • Strong network within Siemens, especially CYS, and you know how to use it
  • You are a systemic problem solver and you are able to connect the dots 
  • You play in teams and have excellent people skills and the adaptability to connect quickly with people
  • Proficiency in English, German would be an add-on
 We’ve got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

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Organization: Information Technology

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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