Vehicle Security Operations Center (VSOC) Engineer

Part Time

Job Description

As a Vehicle Security Operations Center (VSOC) Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining the tooling and data pipelines that form the backbone of our VSOC services. You will work closely with both internal and customer VSOC personnel to ensure that the myriad of data streams which comprise the modern connected mobility ecosystems are efficiently ingested and analyzed, while also leveraging your cybersecurity knowledge to codevelop detection use-cases and alerts. Your experience will allow you to cross-collaborate with product development colleagues to advance Block Harbor’s Vehicle Security Engineering Cloud (VSEC) and VSOC service offerings. You’ll be part of a team of incredibly capable individuals that are, like you, seeking to make an impact in automotive security. This position requires that you can consistently drive yourself to deliver exceptional quality work for current or prospective clients consistent with Block Harbor’s standards.


You’ll have to:

  • Be highly engaged with current and prospective clients – exploring and delivering effective solutions that address real-world automotive security concerns.
  • Know that the meaning of life is “21434”.
  • Lead efforts to manage, maintain, and improve the VSOC tech stack for the purpose of better serving our customers.
  • Work with team members to identify and create use-case-based solutions, and build the technical data flows to enable them.
  • Create and maintain project execution plans, timelines and process documentation, ensuring that all deliverables meet Block Harbor quality standards.
  • Provide and uphold exceptional service standards during all stages of a customer engagement.
  • Act as a thought leader to clients in finding ways to move faster and drive greater impact.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • At least three (3) years of work experience in a security operations environment in a corporate, managed-service, or consulting role performing security engineering and tool development responsibilities.
  • At least two (2) years of work experience in a security operations, IT, or development environment performing data analysis and ingestion responsibilities.
  • A successful track record of providing exceptional customer support to internal and/or external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated competence working with mainstream SIEM tools such as Splunk, QRadar, LogRhythm, etc.
  • Working knowledge of automotive networking and communication technologies: CAN, WiFi, Bluetooth, Automotive Ethernet, V2X, USB, FlexRay, etc.
  • Familiarity with at least one major cloud infrastructure provider such as AWS, GCP, or Azure.
  • A high degree of self-driven motivation to learn and develop one’s skills, and assist with others’.

Preferred Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Assurance, Data Science or related field.
  • Demonstrated ability to work within and configure a cloud computing environment (e.g. AWS).