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Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Auburn Hills - Michigan - USA, Noblesville - Indiana - USA

Sep 17, 2020

Full time


Job Description

The cyber security engineer (CSE) is directly engaged with the development of end-to-end connected vehicle solutions for xEV projects. The CSE works within the systems engineering function ensuring all aspects of the customer requirements are implemented and tested according to ISO21434


  • Plans and implements the cybersecurity activities, including the defined tailoring
  • Performs appropriate risk assessment and countermeasures for the given project.  
  • Continuously analyses and monitors vulnerabilities and risks within the project across the phases.  
  • Creates a cybersecurity case that provides the argument for the achieved degree of cybersecurity  
  • Perform a cybersecurity assessment that judges the achieved degree of cybersecurity.
  • Drives feature development and provides technical support for hardware and software teams, eg.
    • WFS5/IMMO/Immobilizer
    • HSM Management
    • Authenticated Boot
    • VKMS 
    • SOK - Secure On-board Communication
    • SFD - Secure diagnostics- token-based authentication, encrypted communications/diags
    • Secure ECU and Microcontroller
  • Interfaces with customer on technical cyber security issues. 

Basic Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in a cyber security position with technical cyber security expertise.
  • Knowledge of ISO21434
  • Automotive, Aerospace or transportation development experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of public key infrastructure (PKI) in medium to large environments to include key management, digital certificates and digital signatures
  • Working knowledge of identity and access management (IAM) in medium to large environments to include multifactor authentication and identity federation
  • Experience with cloud computing and security including Azure, AWS, Cloud Foundry or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with automotive network architecture, modules, and protocols (CAN etc.)
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently, take ownership of project deliverables, go above and beyond the task at hand
  • Familiarity with Secure Coding practices, processes and methods
  • Penetration testing and tools experience
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CEH or SANS GMOB/GPEN

Equal Employer Opportunity Statement

BorgWarner is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


This position will adhere to Global Star Safety Program, including safety rules, practices and training as outlined in the BorgWarner PTC Safety Policy Manual, which includes the use of equipment, protective devices, or clothing that the employer requires.  This individual will work in manners that stress the importance of preventing accidents and illnesses.  He/she must take every precaution reasonable in the given circumstance for the protection of themselves and coworkers.  In addition, he/she is responsible for reporting all injuries and/or possible dangerous situations, incidents, or occurrences to the immediate supervisor

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