Security Test Engineer (all genders)

diconium auto GmbH • Ingolstadt


Our mission is to keep the embedded devices secure. In our team, we are defining the architecture and solutions, developing software components and tools across ECUs to secure the future platforms for VW-group cars.

Your duties

As a functional security tester in our product security team, you will:

  • Learn the details of the security features implemented in the ECUs

  • Prepare the test environment, perform functional tests and document the test results

  • Drive the root cause analysis with the experts in and outside of our team

  • Verify and document the bug-fixes

Your profile

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Electric Engineering or a comparable qualification in the subject area

  • Experience in setting-up and performing functional tests in complex automotive systems

  • Ability to work with the necessary automotive tools, e.g. OBD, network simulation, update, etc

  • Ability to work with project related tools, e.g. issue tracking tools, excel, notepad++

  • Ability to perform efficient root cause analysis based on debugging data

  • Ability to plan and handle multiple tasks depending on the current situation in the project, e.g. prioritizing the tasks depending on the duration or availability

  • Analytical thinking and a strong personal initiative

  • Good communication and teamwork skills

Our offer

  • Born digital: Benefit from our many years of experience and our agile up-to-date culture.
  • Life-Work-Balance: Decide for yourself where and when you work: across locations in the Digital Workspace, part-time, completely flexible, taking a sabbatical – no problem with us.
  • Appreciation: We rely on flat hierarchies and are respectful, loyal and appreciative.
  • Perspectives: We offer very different and individually tailored career models and a steep learning curve.
  • Benefits: In addition to retirement provisions, employee discounts and a wide range of sports activities, we offer great company outings and – hopefully soon again – legendary parties.
  • Corona can't stop us: We remain steady even in stormy times & provide you with the support you need to work from home in a healthy and well-equipped manner. Remote onboarding included, of course!

diconium at a glance


Volkswagen, Bosch, Kodak Alaris and SICK, amongst others


In a modern and flexible working environment we live our 4 core values #courage, #mindfulness, #collaboration and #impact.


In diverse, interdisciplinary teams we work together in many ways from remotely to onsite in one of our worldwide offices in Europe, North America and Asia.


Innovation & Strategy, Customer Experience, Data & AI, Commerce Solutions, Technology Solutions, Digital Transformation


Over 2,000 employees from more than 70 nations

Your contact person is
... Elmar

... Elmar

We are looking forward to receiving your application via our online form in an uncomplicated way with just your CV! If you have any questions, feel free to reach out.

+49 711 2992-302