Cyber Security Engineer

Our client 

Our client is one of the biggest global players in the heavy duty truck industry.  Her engines and trucks are best of class products in the transportation world, being always driven by providing environmentally friendly products with best cost-effectiveness and highest reliability for our customers. As a globally working company they offer optimal opportunities to contribute to our success in a multicultural team.


The Architecture department within Embedded Engineering is responsible for:


the translation of requirements on a functional level into a physical Electric/Electronic (E/E) Architecture consisting of Control Systems; a combination of hardware and software components,

the further split of developed Control Systems into an architecture consisting of hardware, Basic Software and Application Software, and

maintenance of expertise in key areas, like CyberSecurity, diagnostics and functional safety

To support the growth in projects and technology development, we are seeking a well-qualified Cyber Security Engineer, to work within our creative team in an innovative, fast moving environment.

Your job:

As CyberSecurity Engineer you will be responsible for the definition, implementation and validation of the cybersecurity concept on a number of Embedded Control Systems.


You will be responsible for:

Definition of the CyberSecurity concept considering the control system capabilities, safety and diagnostics concept
Definition of CyberSecurity 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 CyberSecurity Engineers within Paccar.

Your qualification:

Technical education on master level with a specialisation in CyberSecurity, mechanical-, electrical- or automotive engineering


Working experience:
At least 2 years of relevant experience
Knowledge of embedded software and hardware
Knowledge of automotive CyberSecurity and standards (ISO 21434 and SPICE)
Experience with IBM Rhapsody, UML and DOORSNG is a plus


Personal skills
Strong interpersonal skills, especially listening and convincing Analytical skills
You are able to explain complex technical information clearly and to the point
Ability to collaborate across different groups having varying levels of expertise and skill
Fluent in English language – effective communication in both verbal and written form. Willing to learn Dutch language.


For more information please contact Rolf Drenthen or Ruud van der Velden, tel: (040) 25 95 000