Automotive Cyber Security Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10003411
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

As Automotive Cyber Security Engineer you will be responsible for the definition, implementation and validation of the cybersecurity concept on a number of Cab/Chassis related Control Systems.

Job description

You will be responsible for:

  • Definition of the Cyber Security concept considering the control system capabilities, safety and diagnostics concept
  • Definition of Cyber Security requirements for new/updated ECU’s
  • Discuss implementation proposals with suppliers
  • Definition of the crypto service functionality within the IT infra structure
  • Functional validation of the Cybersecurity concept

You will review and approve:

  • Stakeholder requirement documents
  • Proposals from suppliers

You will support:

  • Root cause analyses of complex issues
  • Definition of hardware requirements for new/updated ECU’s
  • Simultaneous Engineering teams to support a successful integration in production

In this position you will report to the Property Owner Vehicle Cybersecurity within the Architecture department and meet Control system owners, other the other vehicle Cyber Security Engineers within Paccar.


DAF Trucks N.V. is a technology company and a leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles in Europe. DAF is a wholly owned subsidiary of PACCAR Inc., the world leader in the development and production of excellent light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles. PACCAR also develops and assists advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology and sells truck parts as part of its core business.

Offer description

YER Technology offers you the possibility to become employed as Automotive Professional and to combine challenging assignments with an excellent career with perspective on a fixed contract at YER Technology or our DAF Trucks The following conditions are applicable:

·         Attractive (fixed) salary commensurate with knowledge and experience

·         25 free to spend holidays per year

·         A contract for a definite or indefinite period at a financially robust organization

·         Travel expense reimbursement or leased vehicle

·         Good pension scheme

·         Overtime will be compensated in payment of wages or time-for-time

·         Committed to a good balance between work and private life

·         An open culture and clear communication

·         A Service Desk ready to answer all your practical questions

Candidate profile

  • Technical education on master level with a specialization in Cyber Security, mechanical-, electrical- or automotive engineering
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge of embedded software and hardware
  • Knowledge of automotive Cyber Security and standards (ISO 21434 and SPICE)
  • Experience with IBM Rhapsody, UML and DOORSNG is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal skills, especially listening and convincing
  • Analytical skills