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DE_Karlsbad_Becker Göring Straße 16
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Karlsbad, Germany
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Regular - Permanent
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Description & Requirements

About the Role

The Product Cybersecurity Manager (PCSM) is accountable for automotive product Cybersecurity Risk Management in the global Automotive organization of HARMAN. It encompasses the architecting, planning and tracking of cybersecurity activities required in multiple projects for Automotive customers. This role oversees continual cybersecurity activities throughout Product Lifecycle, from development to production, then field and service including cybersecurity incident management and/or updates.

What You Will Do

  • Overall responsible to manage cybersecurity risk along product life cycle.
  • Plan and coordinate cybersecurity activities in the development and post-development phase of the product life cycle
  • Document and maintain cybersecurity plan of the project.
  • Monitor cybersecurity process activities together with the project leaders.
  • Review and recommend process definitions or verifications.
  • Support implementation of standard compliance
  • Review Cybersecurity Interface Agreement (CIA) with the customer and the project suppliers
  • Drive, support and review Threat Analysis and Risk Assessment (TARA)
  • Analyze customer cybersecurity requirements and support definition of internal cybersecurity requirements for system, hardware, software, and post-development.
  • Drive and Support definition of cybersecurity concept of the project
  • Maintain the cybersecurity case of the project.
  • Plan, coordinate and contribute to cybersecurity compliance review at defined Maturity Gate, cybersecurity audits and assessments of a project or in the context of the global organizational setup.
  • Interface with the customer and support the supplier interface on cybersecurity requirements and clarifications
  • Support Program manager to monitor suppliers for distributed cybersecurity activities agreed in the Cybersecurity Interface Agreement (CIA)
  • Report the progress of cybersecurity activities to the program management team
  • Guide on cybersecurity process work product evidence collection
  • Ensure information cybersecurity in usage of software tools utilized by the project
  • Support vulnerability management and incident response
  • Conduct or contribute to training for cybersecurity

What You Need

  • 5+ years of proven experience in security role and/or project management
  • Sound understanding of Automotive Cybersecurity Engineering standards (ISO/SAE 21434:2021, VDA A-SPICE for Cybersecurity, China GB / MIIT Guidelines for the Construction of the Internet of Vehicles Cybersecurity and Data Security Standard System)
  • Experience with Product Life Cycle activities from development to field and service
  • Familiar with cybersecurity threat analysis and risk assessment methods (EVITA, STRIDE, etc.)
  • Understanding of UNECE WP.29 R155 (CSMS) + R156 (SUMS)
  • Knowledge of requirements management rules and tools
  • Knowledge of configuration management rules and tools
  • Knowledge of change management rules and tools
  • Knowledge of qualification of SW/HW components and tools
  • Knowledge of risk management methodologies
  • Knowledge of process reference models such as Automotive SPICE® and IATF 16949
  • Self-driven, strong leadership abilities and collaboration skills
  • B.Sc / M.Sc or equivalent experience in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering

What We Offer

  • HARMAN offers a diverse and inclusive work environment that fosters and encourages career development opportunities, professional training and competitive market base compensation
  • You will also receive top-notch employee discounts on Harman’s Consumer Audio (JBL, AKG, HARMAN Kardon) and Samsung products
  • Flexible work schedule with a culture encouraging work life integration and collaboration in a global friendly working atmosphere and good work-life-balance
  • Attractive salary package based on the Metall & Elektro Tarif Baden Wurttemberg and an Employer contribution towards a company pension plan
  • Professional development opportunities through HARMAN University’s business and leadership academies which also includes extensive technical trainings
  • Internal talent management leadership acceleration programs
  • “Be Brilliant” employee recognition and rewards program

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HARMAN is proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.