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Industrial Placement Student (m/f/d) - Product Cyber Security


Solihull, ENG, GB, B90 4GW

Req ID 14419

We are reinforcing our Product Cyber Security team by offering a 12 Month Student Placement (£16,500 per year) at Shirley, Solihull starting in September 2021.


This engaging placement offers the opportunity to be part of the Product Cyber Security team within Division A (Steering / Braking). Responsibilities include the ongoing development and execution of the Division A Vulnerability Analysis and other security processes from the viewpoint of an “ethical hacker”.


Your tasks:

  • Ongoing development and execution of the Division A Vulnerability Analysis process
  • Review of Penetration Test process and results
  • Provide inputs to the Threat Analysis and Risk Assessment (TARA) process
  • Involvement in other Product Cyber Security activities as appropriate


Your profile:

  • Studying towards a Degree in Cyber Security (ideally with Automotive specific content) or related field, having successfully completed at least 2 years of their degree course before the start of the placement
  • Knowledge of embedded C programming
  • Competent use of productivity tools including MS Office 
  • Skilful people co-ordination and communication skills
  • Prepared to adapt to new working environments, methodologies and tools


Be part of our ZF team as Industrial Placement Student (m/f/d) - Product Cyber Security and apply now!


Helena Paul

(+49) 7541 77969121

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