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Product Cyber Security Engineer - Software Defined Vehicle (SDV)

  • Remote / Warren
  • Engineering
  • Full Time
  • Added
  • JR-000073148


The SDV Security Engineer (Software Defined Vehicle) is part of GM’s Product Cybersecurity technical staff responsible for security design of GM’s new software defined vehicle architecture. The SDV Security Engineer work assignment involves defining security requirements, performing evaluation of security designs, and driving a validation plan for responsible requirements. Work involves independent judgement, high level of analytical capability and an initiative to collaborate and contribute to the success of the team.

Additional Description

Tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Act as subject matter expert for product cybersecurity focused on specific aspects of automotive hardware, firmware, operating system, network protocols and configurations
  • Actively participate in technical and security design discussions, security reviews and investigations 
  • Research and define new tools, processes, and technical security specifications to aid advancement of security design and development across the product
  • Develop and support development of prototypes quickly to demonstrate and evolve internal product security proposals, and aid with recommendations to bring the product from concept to production
  • Collaborate with SDV Security Architect and security subject matter experts to author security requirements specifications, architecture and data flow diagrams, risk mitigation and threat models, and validation plans
  • Act as a consultant to guide teams through the implementation and updates of security controls, configuration and/or software features
  • Stay abreast of new security technology and competitive products to define GM’s direction
  • Encourages ongoing skill development by providing opportunities for continued education

Required Skills / Experience / Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience in product cybersecurity, application security, security engineering, or embedded software engineering
  • 5+ years of development experience in Linux, Unix and embedded platforms with multiple programming languages (such as C/C++, Java, Ruby, Python, Perl, etc.)
  • Strong demonstrable knowledge of system architecture, crypto, network security and communication protocols
  • Practice with risk assessment, risk management methodologies, threat modeling and vulnerability ranking
  • Knowledge of System and Agile Software Development Processes and Lifecycles for product development #LI - Remote

The median level of salary compensation for this position is 113,760.

Bonus Potential: An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.

Benefits: GM offers a variety of health and wellbeing benefit programs. Benefit options include medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement savings plan, sickness and accident benefits, life insurance, paid vacation & holidays, tuition assistance programs, employee assistance program, GM vehicle discounts and more.

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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