IT Security Expert

Northville, MI, US

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

ZF is a global technology company and supplies systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology.

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Req ID 63842 | Northville, United States

About the Team: The IT Security Detect and Respond team is a dynamic group specializing in advanced security monitoring and detection. We are committed to innovation, employing cutting-edge technologies to stay ahead of security threats. The team fosters a collaborative and creative culture, encouraging each member to contribute to our diverse and successful project portfolio. Involved in critical incident response processes, we ensure the integrity and protection of our systems. Join us for an opportunity to grow and shape the future of IT security at ZF.


What you can look forward to as an IT Security Expert: 

  • Development, integration, and operation of Endpoint Detection and response (EDR/XDR) solutions.
  • Architect, extend, and administer ZF’s Security solutions.
  • Participate in IT Security Projects as a Technical Project Manager/Expert and general IT projects. 
  • Support other departments with general IT Security matters.
  • Coordinate main contact between ZF and our third-party Managed Security Service Provider regarding operational matters of the ZF SIEM/SOAR environment and external SOC.
  • Support and coordinate the implementation and continuous improvement of Security Monitoring use cases and processes to support efficient security operations.


Your profile as an IT Security Expert: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science / IT security, or equivalent
  • 4+ years experience in IT Security
  • Strong technical background and practical knowledge in general IT, IT Networking, and IT Security
  • Experience in operating EDR/XDR solutions
  • Familiar with modern operation methodologies and concepts (e.g., DevOps, Automation, CI/CD, etc.)
  • Very good understanding of IT technologies and evolving trends (e.g., SIEM/Security Analytics, SOAR/Security Automation, Cloud Security)
  • Experience in working within international and globally distributed teams
  • Self-driven, results-oriented approach to work and ability to work in a team
  • US citizenship is required to obtain necessary security clearances
  • Holding one or more of the following certificates is a plus: CISSP, CISA, CISM, CCSP, SSCP, OSCP, CEH, CCFA, GIAC/SANS certificates, Splunk certificates, Azure certificates, LPIC-X

Why you should choose ZF in Northville, MI: 

  • A supportive collaborative team environment
  • Annual Incentive Plan
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401k Plan
  • Health Care Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • A Hybrid Work Schedule (2 days remote/3 days onsite)
  • Tuition reimbursement for educational advancement
  • A strong diversity culture
  • Supportive Employee Groups and community outreach activities


Be part of our ZF team as IT Security Expert and apply now!



Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

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Tags: Analytics Automation Azure CCSP CEH CI/CD CISA CISM CISSP Cloud Computer Science DevOps EDR GIAC Incident response Monitoring OSCP SANS SIEM SOAR SOC Splunk SSCP XDR

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Health care

Region: North America
Country: United States
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