Senior Automotive Cybersecurity Assessor (Remote)

at UL, LLC
Published January 24, 2023
Location Houston, TX
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


At UL, we know why we come to work.

Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL Solutions stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!

UL Solutions is seeking a Senior Automotive Cybersecurity Consultant who will be involved with auditing and homologation of vehicles and vehicle (component) manufacturers. At UL, we provide guidance and support to help original equipment manufacturers and automotive component and system manufacturers navigate complexity and develop a framework for automotive cybersecurity standards and best practices. We utilize insights and experience built on cybersecurity to assist the entire automotive industry supply chain in developing cybersecurity measures.

What youll learn & achieve:

  • Lead the review or audit of cybersecurity work products and processes for clients seeking compliance to standards in cybersecurity and related fields, including ISO/SAE 21434, ISO FDIS 24089, UNECE WP.29 R155 and R156 and other similar standards relevant to systems-and software-engineering and secure development lifecycle.

  • Employ established methods and frameworks, relevant to cybersecurity and related fields, to lead the review or audit of cybersecurity cases for complex software-intensive systems.

  • Lead client programs by interacting regularly with clients in technical program meetings and project reviews. Address client concerns and to resolve client issues. Provide expert technical leadership and guidance to clients in reference to cybersecurity and related technical fields. Projects may include travel to client sites and to other UL locations.

  • Witness or execute security or software update tests on vehicles.

  • Lead full training events in topics relevant to cybersecurity and related fields, including ISO/SAE 21434, ISO FDIS 24089 R155/R156 and other similar standards.

  • Lead business development activities defining Statements of Work (SOWs) and providing budgetary estimates for client proposal development

  • Contribute to mentorship and development of junior-level engineering personnel

What makes you a great fit:

  • Experience within automotive and/or embedded systems on Software/Hardware

  • Experience with performing threat analysis and risk assessments, and/or vulnerability analyses.

  • Two years' experience working within automotive or similar domains, particularly experience with vehicle EE systems. Specifically, Bus protocols, Diagnostics, and software update mechanisms preferred.

  • Experience with vehicle homologation processes and UN ECE regulations preferred

  • ISO/SAE 21434 auditing experience preferred

  • Experience with cybersecurity penetration testing (In the automotive space is preferred).

  • Two years of experience in software development, testing methods or software update frameworks preferred.

  • University Degree in Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Computer Science Engineering or a closely related field in a relevant technical field

  • Some travel to client sites required (up to 25%).

What youll experience working at UL:

  • Mission:For UL Solutions, corporate and social responsibility isnt new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do. You will shape the way we approach and deliver our solutions to promote safe living and working environments for people everywhere.

  • People: Ask any UL Solutions employee what they love most about working here, and youll almost always hear, the people. Work with colleagues, who you can listen and learn from and challenge each other so that you can continually push for excellence and results.

  • Interesting work:Your work at UL Solutions will challenge you to try fresh approaches, be empowered to drive change and help you gain in-depth experience in your field. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.

  • Grow & achieve:Growth and development are part of our DNA. Grow & achieve with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages as well as a technical training track for applicable roles.

  • Total Rewards: The salary range for this position is $120,000 - $150,000 and is based upon years of experience that is commensurate with the level of the position.

    All employees at UL Solutions are eligible for annual bonus compensation. The target for this position is 10% of the base salary offered. Employees are eligible for health benefits such as medical, dental and vision; wellness benefits such as mental & financial health; and retirement savings (401K) commensurate with the standard rewards offered in each individual location or country, for the relevant position level.

    We also provide employees with paid time off including vacation (15 days), holiday including floating holidays (12 days) and sick time off (72 hours).

    Internal applicants with questions related to the Total Rewards for this position should submit a ticket via askHR for more insights.

Learn More:

Working at UL Solutions is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.

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