The Automotivearea is looking for a “Penetration Test Engineer” to expand the team.
This key position will be responsible for planning, executing and evaluating Assessment and Penetration (VA/PT) tests to ensure the safety and robustness of embedded systems and automotive communication networks.
- Security Assessment: Conduct security assessments to identify potential vulnerabilities in automotive systems, including electronic control units (ECUs), communication buses and other critical components.
- Systems Penetration: Perform penetration test to test the resilience of automotive systems and networks to external attacks, identifying weaknesses and possible risks.
- Test Development: Design, develop and implement VA/PT tests specific to automotive systems, including black-box and white-box tests.
- Cross-FunctionalCollaboration : Work closely with developers, system engineers, and security teams to ensure that fixes and countermeasures are effectively implemented.
- Documentation: Create detailed test documentation, vulnerability reports, and recommendations for improving system security.
- Field Security Testing: Participate in field security testing, including road and track testing, to evaluate the behavior of systems under real-world conditions. Threat Update: Maintain up-to-date knowledge of cyber threats in the automotive industry and related technological developments.
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Electronics, or related field.
- At least 2 years of experience in VA/PT of automotive systems or in the field of IT security.
- In-depth knowledge of automotive communication protocols, such as CAN, LIN, FlexRay, Ethernet.
- Experience using testing and vulnerability analysis tools.
- Programming skills (e.g., Python, C/C++) to develop scripts and testing tools.
- Knowledge of ISO21434 and UNECE R155/156 regulations.
- Cyber security certifications, such as Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) or Certified Automotive Security Professional (CASP), will be considered an advantage.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Excellent communication and documentation skills.
- Orientation towards collaboration and teamwork.
Location: Naples, Reggio Emilia, Milan and Turin