Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Job Category:
Software Developer/Engineer
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Not Specified
Salary Description:
Competitive salary offered
Jaguar Land Rover (Capita)
Job Ref:

REQ ID: 114341
JOB TITLE: Senior Cyber Security Engineer
SALARY: Competitive

LOCATION: Shannon - Ireland

At Jaguar Land Rover, the future of automotive is changing - and our technology teams are leading the way forward. Our Shannon Software Engineering Centre is where our software teams work on some of our most exciting projects. Join them in our state-of-the-art R&D campus, which fosters innovation, creativity, and imagination. Your pioneering work will unlock the potential of a new era of vehicles and reimagine how we move.


In your role as a Tech Lead Security Engineer, you'll be responsible for our digital security, responsible for leading a team on the security lifecycle on JLR vehicles, Architecting the new security features, reviewing documentation and liaising with third parties to create and review our cybersecurity standards, managing projects when needed.

You'll develop robust security solutions and practices for real world deployment, documenting and organising information to create clear and concise insights into our security operations and their importance.

Key Accountabilities and responsibilities
* Lead system architecture and development for new security solutions, on a wide range of in vehicle and cloud implementations.
* Proficient Technical expertise of system architecture and development focused on security using Agile methodologies.
* Develop security standards, systems, and solutions to be deployed on a worldwide scale and very knowledgeable on communication protocols for in vehicle, LAN and WAN.
* Leadership and teamwork are vital for the role, been able to work with other team members (coach and mentor engineers) along with taking ownership of assigned projects.
* Delivering project according to schedule plan is a priority with robust communication skills to report and be able to work under pressure.
* Reviewing, organising, and documenting security information to provide clear insights into current operations and provide analysis on their effectiveness.


The ideal candidate will be an open communicator with strong leadership and ability to convey complex solutions and architectural documents. You will be able to proactively share knowledge with team members, negotiate and manage conflict, and develops new principals and concepts.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

* Proven track record of leading a development team on the architectural / technical side delivering software.
* Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in a technological engineering or computer science.
* Minimum of 10 years of related experience in automotive or IoT area (Such as: embedded security requirements, security research, system exploitation, cyber security engineering).
* Strong security background (e.g cryptography, key management, firewall, software integrity and so on).
* 10+ Years development experience using low level programming language.
* Capable of conceptualizing, defining, and implementing security systems and architectures.


Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you'll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

This role offers the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage.

Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

At Jaguar Land Rover, we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work and reach their full potential.

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