Back-end Security Developer

Volkswagen Group Services - Portugal
IT & Digital projects for the Volkswagen Group.

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerLisbon, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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Volkswagen Group Services

Volkswagen Group Services – Portugal is supporting the creation of two new software development center in Lisbon for the Volkswagen Group.

This amazing city will become the newest home and the hub for innovative and future oriented IT & Digital projects. Their main goal is to further develop digital experiences and tools for consumers, of both passenger and commercial vehicles.

MAN Digital Hub | Lisbon

MAN Truck & Bus AG is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of commercial vehicles, serving customers in over 120 countries. They’ve come a long way since starting out more than 250 years ago and today they are upgrading their business area to digital!

Lisbon is now the home of the new MAN Digital Hub. A software development centre that will help shape the future of commercial vehicles, targeting digitalization and use innovative technologies. But above all, that will rely on the support of very talented people.

Respect, team spirit, determination, costumer focus and integrity - these are corporate values that our employees experience. For ideas that inspire. For changes that move.

That is why we are looking for passionate IT experts like yourself to join us in working on project “So4T” (Software for Truck & Bus) together with our international teams to build tomorrow’s mobility vision.

IT Engineering for Commercial Vehicles Backend

Commercial vehicles continue its transition from a hardware-driven machine to a software-driven electronics device.

This project introduces a new paradigm of how trucks get recent software and configuration data records, not only initially in production, but also in updates in the garage and direct by wireless connection during customer use. A modularized service-oriented architecture (SOA) and over-the-air (OTA) updates will become key requirements to maintain complex software in vehicles and enable new fleet functions and on-demand business models. You will become part of a development team for the backend-IT to bring this challenge to fly.

Job profile

  • Review IT-Security concepts and specification for backend security. Ensure that this safety specifications are followed within the development teams
  • Continuously ensure state of the art security concepts and solutions for the systems in operation
  • Provide security modules for development of new and update of existing Car-IT backend systems for future-proof and according to legal compliance requirements
  • Design and develop web-based Java applications with high security-requirements
  • Perform code-reviews and -analysis to ensure security requirements are fully complied
  • Specify, coordinate and execute security tests (e.g. penetration tests)
  • Collaborate in our international Car-IT team

Main requirements

  • At least 3 years of experience in IT secure web application development and testing
  • Very good skills in security system testing for deployment release
  • Experience with server-side Java frameworks and implementation of projects
  • Mindset of an early adopter with passion for new technologies.
  • Good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Result-oriented team player in multi culture and international team environment with different stakeholders
  • Ability to creatively solve problems with an high awareness for quality and to think outside the box and overcome roadblocks
  • Screening for and fast adaption of new IT security technologies *

Nice to have

  • Experience in over the air security process and automotive security


  • An opportunity for you to join an amazing startup like atmosphere and to be a part of the creation of our local company culture, with the support of a solid international group
  • An agile environment where your ideas are welcome
  • A very talented international team, just as passionate and goal-oriented as you
  • Continuous training and career development
  • Competitive benefit package

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