Lead engineer cybersecurity IT/OT in shipbuilding (f/m/d)



  • Country/Region: 德国

Siemens Energy Global GmbH & Co. KG
Transformation of Industry
Electrification - Automation - Digitalization
A Snapshot of Your Day 

If you are an experienced cybersecurity expert who is passionate about driving change and never wants one day to be like another, then this role is made for you. You will play a key role in designing and developing our products and solutions with the highest level of cybersecurity to make ships around the world even safer. You will be part of a diverse team that shares the same values and passions as you, turning challenges into solutions and opportunities every day.

How You’ll Make an Impact 

  • Activity primarily in the architecture and design phase of products, systems and solutions
  • Independent development of concepts to solve complex customer requirements and creation of project specifications including necessary agreements with suppliers and customers
  • Driving the topic of IT/OT Security within the group together with the team, reviewing new specifications from classification societies and identifying new solutions / topic areas 
  • Communicating requirements, measures and advanced protection concepts of OT and IT security (e.g. based on IEC 62443) in an innovative working environment, current development projects and to our customers
  • Dealing with different automation systems and software applications on board of ships (propulsion, energy management & control level) to secure integration of own or third party components and customer specific security mechanisms. Furthermore, security topics such as intrusion detection systems, security patch management or anti-virus systems have to be considered
  • Design and implementation of simulation and training systems for the ships and boats used for FATs (Factory Acceptance Tests) as well as for training facilities at our customers
  • Appropriately synchronize with the Information Security organization to ensure that the IT infrastructure for development, manufacturing, and integration is sufficiently secure (e.g., to ensure confidentiality, integrity, or availability of source code, binaries, and configuration)
  • Plan and execute functional tests, optimizations through to acceptances and handovers to customers through (internal testing, factory, harbor and sea-acceptance testing)
  • Responsibility for various cybersecurity topics, including preparing, drafting and updating documentation
  • Analyze customer request for proposal, perform requirement engineering, participate in technical issues related to proposal preparation

What You Bring

  • Degree in cybersecurity, computer science, information technology or several years of professional experience in the development and/or commissioning of IoT projects
  • Several years of software experience including design of required hardware for environments such as IT infrastructures, specifically networks, client/server, mail, database, and application servers
  • Incident response, computer forensics, eDiscovery, ethical hacking, penetration testing or intrusion detection are not foreign words to you
  • Structured and goal-oriented approach including experience of lean and agile approaches to project delivery
  • Willingness to travel worldwide as part of the job (e.g.: Customer meetings, commissioning, sea travel or sales support)
  • High level of initiative, communication skills, motivation and enthusiasm for IT/OT Security
  • Willingness to also work on military projects
  • Business fluent in German and English

About the Team

Our Transformation of Industry division is decarbonizing the industrial sector. Increasing electrification and efficiency are key and demand for green H2 and derivative fuels will rise. We enable decarbonization of the industrial sector and the transition to sustainable processes, building on a strong industrial customer base, a global network, diverse technologies, and integrated execution capabilities. 

Who is Siemens Energy? 

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 94,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment. 

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation. 

Find out how you can make a difference at Siemens Energy: https://www.siemens-energy.com/employeevideo

Our Commitment to Diversity 

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences. 


  • In addition to an attractive remuneration package in line with the market, you can expect an attractive employer-financed company pension scheme
  • We also offer the opportunity to become a Siemens Energy shareholder
  • We offer our employees the opportunity to work flexibly and remotely, and our inspiring offices provide space for collaboration and creativity
  • The professional and personal development of our employees is very important to us. We provide them with the opportunities to learn and develop in a self-determined way, various attractive programmes and learning materials are available for this purpose
  • In relation to the "compatibility of family and work", we have a wide range of offers, e.g. flexible working time models, childcare places at many locations, the possibility of trial part-time work or even a sabbatical  
We value equal opportunities and welcome applications from people with disabilities.