Vehicle Cyber Security Expert

DAF Trucks
  • Eindhoven
  • Detachering
  • HBO, WO
  • 37 uur
  • € 6.975 per maand
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Robert Dolmans senior recruitment consultant

Vehicle Cyber Security Expert - division AfterSales

Your mission is to protect our organization against digital threats together with your colleagues.


PACCAR need to comply with upcoming UN-ECU cybersecurity regulations R155 and R156. These regulations set high demands to the security level of our truck and its related services as well as all processes required to assure that the truck and services remains adequately secured during its economic lifetime. Official instances will evaluate compliance which is related to the type approval of the trucks.
Enterprise IT infrastructure is structured in a fairly simple configuration; it is composed of endpoints (desktops), network, servers, gateway and perimeter devices. Mobility requires a more sophisticated infrastructure, including proprietary command and control (C+C) telematics servers, moving cars, cloud layer(s), machines, sensors, mobile applications and other components, making it more complicated to manage and monitor. Due to the further professionalization of our organization, we need a VSOC (Vehicle Security Operations Centre)Cyber Security Expert.

Job description
Based on your extensive VSOC experience, you will be a key person within the daily VSOC processes and you can also play a leading and advisory role in the further development of these processes.

Your work is diverse and includes:

• Making necessary changes to improve processes and VSOC systems to gain strength in Cyber Security.
• (Coordination of) substantive further advise on making our VSOC stronger and future prove.
• Dashboarding and periodic reports.
• Expansion of existing monitoring, including further design of the Security Information & Event Management System (SIEM).
• Advising on the further development of the VSOC, with an important focus on new techniques.
• If necessary, participate in project groups/scrum teams to contribute to broader PACCAR IT projects based on your expertise.




• You have University working and thinking level.
• Relevant Vehicle and Cyber Security experience (5 years+ experience).
• Relevant management experience, preferably managing a (V)SOC (3 years+ experience).
• You have extensive experience with the substantive activities of a (V)SOC.
• Using and expanding a SIEM, IDS and other commonly used security tooling holds no secrets for you.
• You have an excellent command of the Dutch and English language in word and writing.
• Knowledge of different protocols such as:
o Telematics , proprietary protocols, different versions per car model
o OTA software updates
o Consumer mobile app – connected to the car remotely
o Vehicle APIs (as in vehicle delivery)
o Mobility services and applications (like car sharing)
o In-vehicle sensors and security


DAF Trucks N.V. in Eindhoven is part of the PACCAR Inc. which is one of the biggest global players in the heavy duty truck industry. The known truck brands of PACCAR are Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF. Our engines and trucks are best in class products in the transportation world; always being driven by our design philosophy “environmentally friendly products with best cost-effectiveness and highest reliability for our customers”. As a global operating company we offer optimal opportunities to contribute to our success in a multicultural team.

The Architecture department within Embedded Engineering is responsible for the:

translation of requirements on a functional level into a physical Electric/Electronic (E/E) Architecture consisting of Control Systems; a combination of hardware and software components,

the further split of PACCAR developed Control Systems into an architecture consisting of hardware, Basic Software and Application Software, and

maintenance of expertise in key areas, like CyberSecurity, diagnostics and functional safety

To support the growth in projects and technology development, we are seeking a well-qualified Cyber Security Engineer, to work within our creative team in an innovative, fast moving environment.


Inclusiviteit en diversiteit

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.

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