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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Ethical Hacker - Automotive Product Cybersecurity (m/f/d)


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046

Req ID 15360

We reinforce our Central Product Cybersecurity Red Team at our location in Friedrichshafen or at any ZF location globally.


Your tasks as Ethical Hacker Automotive Product Cybersecurity (m/f/d):

  • Perform independent investigations and analysis into potential threats and possible vulnerabilities with consideration to the safety, operational, privacy, and financial attributes within the numerous functions, links and interdependencies of ZF products.
  • Modeling and analysis of novel and complex problems and perform monitoring, vulnerability analysis and incident response.
  • Provide deep-dive technical advice on cybersecurity event topics and attacks to internal stakeholders including coaching, consulting, and training of internal and external partners
  • Create and deliver presentations and lectures about novel security topics and independent development of proof-of-concepts
  • Creative development of new cybersecurity attacks that circumvent established protection measures of the standard development processes.


Your profile as Ethical Hacker – Automotive Product Cybersecurity (m/f/d):

  • Completed studies in electrical engineering, electronics, computer science with at least 6 years of professional experience and hacking affinity 
  • Knowledge and experience with standards and an aware mindset towards finding vulnerabilities and developing exploitable gaps
  • Experience with independent development and application of the abstract concepts with excellent technical details in the execution of cyber security and high level of independence and resilience with strong communication skills in English language
  • Able to project high levels of competency and authority in communication with customers and suppliers
  • Structured way of working, initiative, organizational such as teamwork skills


The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit www.zf.com/berufundprivatleben



Be part of our ZF team as Ethical Hacker - Automotive Product Cybersecurity (m/f/d) and apply now!


Vanessa Dziedzic

(+49) 211 584 222 094

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