Senior Cybersecurity Engineer


CARFAX Europe GmbH provides trusted information that helps millions of people to shop, buy, own and sell used cars with more confidence. Our flagship service is our Vehicle History Report, a curriculum vitae for used vehicles to solve the asymmetric information problem in the used car market. Our customers get access to an extensive multinational database consisting of +27 billion historical records related to over 1 billion cars in +20 countries across Europe and North America.

Today, we are a team of 100+ people in six European countries – while retaining a start-up feeling including flat hierarchies and flexible decision-making processes.

We are a dynamic and open-minded IT team with system administrators, software developers, data scientists and data analysts with a full DevOps oriented working style mindset. Our goal is to ensure high standards of quality through continuous optimization.

Your role

In this role as part of the IT Operations team, you will be collaborating very close with all the teams, supporting them following the best practices, answering security questions, and supervising all the processes from the security perspective. You will be the point of contact for the CSOC and will initiate and coordinate our response, ensuring that the organization's data and infrastructure are protected by enabling the appropriate security controls.

Your profile

  • Open and collaborative working style: collaboration, communication, proper documentation and sharing as key working style

  • Minimum 2 years of work experience with security incident management, 5+ years in IT

  • Experience with operating and implementing Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems such as Crowdstrike

  • Experience in monitoring, planning, and managing technical security measures to protect the company infrastructure, services, and data

  • Strong experience troubleshooting security and network problems

  • Experience with Firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPN, Office 365 security, Antivirus, etc.

  • Experience with cloud-based infrastructure like AWS and Azure

  • Exceptional attention to the technical details and problem-solving skills.

Optional, but highly appreciated

  • Experience with container-based infrastructure platform development, and Infrastructure as Code

  • Experience with a variety of open-source technologies

What we offer

  • Work with a purpose and the chance to help shaping the future of our digital channels

  • A very pleasant working atmosphere in an international team (21 nationalities), where we take the term "work hard, play harder" to the next level. No jerks allowed!

  • Flexible working hours in a beautiful office with rooftop terrace in Munich

  • Flexible home office options

  • Fully company-funded pension plan, super competitive benefits, and great team events

Our benefits for you:

Pensions & other insurances
Flexible working hours
Remote working options
Team Events
Health & Fitness Support
Work from abroad for up to 4 weeks per year
Volunteer Support

Are you ready to disrupt the way Europeans buy and sell used cars? If so, take a detour from the daily grind and apply today via email, including your CV, salary requirement and earliest possible starting date! A cover letter is not required, but we are always happy about a few sentences telling us why our vacancy and company is interesting for you.

Your contact:

Susanne Lauterbach
Junior HR Manager

A Fair Used Car Market For Everyone.

More on our data protection information for applicants is here.