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Manufacturing Engineering Cyber Security and Networks Resident Engineer


The Manufacturing Cyber Security and Networks Resident Engineer is responsible for developing, testing, and creating quality solutions for medium level changes. Defect analysis resolution and verification for vehicle subsystem quality. Performs design reviews.

Leads and guides a group of technical employees responsible for supporting business objectives. Provides technical leadership and guides the team to successful execution of Cyber Security programs. Provides leadership to work teams in a site partnership. Interacts and collaborates with many teams multi-functionally groups. Leads team on new methods or initiatives without defined procedures supporting execution. Leads team to meet targets and timelines. Conducts regularly scheduled Group Meetings, Communicates GM Policies & Procedures, Leadership and Safety Messages. Builds and communicates vision & strategies specific to functional responsibilities. May include preparing and giving presentations. Reviews work and provides candid & constructive feedback. Conducts performance interventions when necessary. Provides timely and consistent feedback to direct employee's as appropriate. Observes and steps up to remove roadblocks and resolve potential issues. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Additional Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement cybersecurity controls and solutions developed under the manufacturing cybersecurity program.
  • Single point of contact, for the plant manufacturing team, for cybersecurity and Industrial Ethernet Controls Network (IECN) network issues
  • Drives cybersecurity and network issues upstream for resolution.
  • Utilizes the plant IT reporting systems (e.g. ePO/Asset Inventory) to identify, communicate and fix endpoint security issues.
  • Maintains asset inventory of all manufacturing networked assets in the plant
  • Communicates and supports vulnerabilities remediation activities of IECN devices in the plant.
  • Process and maintain contractors’ requests for “Contractor at Work” after receiving proper approvals.  
  • Engage central ME cybersecurity in assessing and reviewing newly proposed solutions or new applications at the plant.
  • Ensure Proper Usage of E-tools used to configure, troubleshoot and audit IECN networks
  • Support user acceptance test activities for connecting IECN switches and devices to the plant networks
  • Supports launch and post launch steady state cybersecurity assessments.
  • Attends global manufacturing cybersecurity meetings for awareness and lesson learned sharing
  • Supports Plant Safety, People, Quality, Responsiveness, Cost, and Environmental metrics.
  • Documents lessons learned for improvements.
  • Provide inputs to central team and maintain STS/TIS for the plant IECN Ethernet troubleshooting

Required Knowledge/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Associate's degree or equivalent experience

Preferred Knowledge/Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience in Vehicle/Powertrain manufacturing operations.
  • 2+ years of experience in industrial controls systems (ICS)
  • Knowledge of GM controls standards such as GCCH, GCCS, GCCB, PFCN / IECN and Plant Floor
  • Hands on experience with Ethernet IP and various industrial field bus communication networks like Device Net, Profibus etc. and PLC Programming
  • Advance interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate in a cross functional team
  • Familiarity with Network and Computer Communications Standards
  • Cisco certified in CCNA, CCNP, CCSP
  • Working level understanding of information cybersecurity

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

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